Man United On The Prowl As They Travel To Stamford Bridge
The match of the week is the encounter between Chelsea and Manchester United. The Red Devils will be looking to close in on log leaders Manchester City, however, the home side are hoping to secure three points.
Log leaders Manchester City will face off against Arsenal on Sunday, November 5. The Citizens will want to stretch their lead at the top of the table, while the Gunners have come off from a win in their previous encounter and will be confident going into this fixture against Pep Guardiola’s charges.
Tottenham and Crystal Palace will go head-to-head on Sunday. Spurs are firing upfront, however, after their loss to Man United in their last league encounter, they will be looking to add salt to the wounds of a struggling Palace team.
Chelsea v Man United (English Premier League)
League rankings: Chelsea 4th & Man United 2nd
Useful facts: Reigning champions Chelsea will be looking to register their first win in two seasons against the visitors from Old Trafford, Manchester United. The Blues, who have a fairly good home record this season, will look to break their winless run against on-form Red Devils. Manchester United, who narrowly edged Tottenham Hotspur 1-0 last week, will look to tighten their grip on the log standings.
Thabo Mngomeni: Draw
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Manchester City v Arsenal (English Premier League)
League ranking: Manchester City 1st & Arsenal 5th
Useful facts: Unstoppable Manchester City, who are on a run of nine wins after beating West Brom away from home, will be looking maintain their superb run and stretch their unbeaten winning streak when they host confident fifth-placed Arsenal at Etihad Stadium on Sunday. Arsenal will be looking to continue with their newly found good form and register another away win, having gotten the better of Everton in their previous encounter.
Thabo Mngomeni: Arsenal
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Tottenham v Crystal Palace (English Premier League)
League rankings: Tottenham 3rd & Crystal Palace 20th
Useful facts: Wounded Tottenham Hotspur will be looking to get back to winning ways after their trip to Old Trafford ended 1-0 in favour of the home side, courtesy of Anthony Martial. Struggling bottom-placed Crystal Palace will have to pull out all the stops to contain Spurs forward, Harry Kane, should he recover in time. The Eagles are yet to register a win against Spurs and have only won one of their 10 league games this season.
Thabo Mngomeni: Tottenham
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