Manchester United kick off their 2020/21 Premier League marketing campaign this weekend as they host Crystal Palace in one other GameDay unique.
United had final weekend off following their European commitments final month however they’re now able to kick off their season.
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Ole Gunnar Solskjaer and co host a Palace facet on Saturday night who impressed of their win over Southampton final Saturday.
Wilfried Zaha fired residence a high-quality objective to get Roy Hodgson’s males off to the proper begin however they know they’ll be in for a tricky take a look at at Outdated Trafford.
The Eagles did, nevertheless, get pleasure from their journey to the Theatre of Goals final time period, successful 2-1 because of Patrick van Aanholt’s 90th-minute strike.
Manchester United v Crystal Palace: Find out how to pay attention
This match will get below manner at 5:30pm on Saturday, September 19.
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Faye Carruthers will likely be your host earlier than commentary from Sam Matterface and Steve McClaren.
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Manchester United v Crystal Palace: Crew information
Donny van de Beek is in line to make his United debut towards Crystal Palace.
The Holland worldwide – the one summer season signing so far – will play a task on Saturday night and Paul Pogba and Luke Shaw can be found.
Phil Jones, Axel Tuanzebe and Sergio Romero are unavailable whereas it stays to be seen whether or not Dean Henderson or David De Gea will begin in objective.
Crystal Palace are set to maintain religion with the group which earned an opening-day victory over Southampton.
The Eagles made 10 adjustments for the midweek Carabao Cup conflict at Bournemouth, with solely Jeffrey Schlupp ranging from the weekend win, as they seemed to keep away from any extra accidents.
Palace stay with out Nathan Ferguson, Gary Cahill, James Tomkins and Patrick Van Aanholt however Mamadou Sakho, Jairo Riedewald, Christian Benteke and Connor Wickham have returned to health though should not deemed match-fit.
Manchester United v Crystal Palace: What has been stated?
Man United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer: “I feel we will go into the brand new season with confidence with the way in which we completed final season, that confirmed what we’re able to and we developed all through the season and have to carry on and present potential.
“We’d like extra consistency however with a yr extra expertise we must be getting that consistency.
“It’s a gaggle I don’t actually need to say what they can not do, they will go so far as they need themselves.”
Palace boss Roy Hodgson on Solskjaer: “He’s completed very effectively all through.
“While you’re in control of a membership of their stature, one thing’s at all times occurring and your selections are at all times analysed.
“He’s carried out himself admirably and with the backing of the board he’s making that group stronger.
“I’m fairly sure they’re going to have a superb season, and he should be happy with how he’s tailored – he’ll be a greater supervisor for it.”
Manchester United v Crystal Palace: Match stats and information
- Manchester United have solely misplaced certainly one of their 22 Premier League conferences with Crystal Palace (W17 D4). Nevertheless, this defeat got here on this precise fixture final season after Patrick van Aanholt grew to become the primary (and so far, solely) visiting participant to attain a 90th-minute winner away to Man Utd within the Premier League.
- Crystal Palace have by no means beforehand gained back-to-back league journeys to Manchester United; solely six sides have gained away at Outdated Trafford in consecutive Premier League seasons – Man City (three in a row on two events), Bolton, Liverpool, Southampton, Tottenham and West Brom.
- Crystal Palace are unbeaten of their final 4 Premier League away video games towards the 2 Manchester sides (W2 D2) – the final facet to go 5 such video games unbeaten within the competitors have been Chelsea between Might 2013-October 2014 (W2 D3).
- Manchester United have gained their opening Premier League fixture extra typically than some other facet within the competitors (19), although that is the primary time their season opener has not taken place on the opening weekend.
- Crystal Palace have by no means began a top-flight marketing campaign with two consecutive victories earlier than, final doing so in any division within the 2006-07 Championship.
- After a run of three residence league defeats in 5 video games between April-August 2019 (W1 D1), Manchester United have misplaced simply certainly one of their final 17 Premier League video games at Outdated Trafford (W9 D7).
- Manchester United haven’t misplaced a Premier League recreation kicking off at 5.30pm since December 2015 (1-2 vs Bournemouth), successful 13 and drawing 5 of their 18 such video games since then.
- Since his debut for the membership in February, Bruno Fernandes has been concerned in 20 of Man Utd’s 51 objectives in all competitions (39%), main the way in which for each objectives (12) and assists (8) for the Purple Devils in that point.
- After scoring Crystal Palace’s winner towards Southampton on MD1, Wilfried Zaha is trying to rating in consecutive Premier League video games for the primary time since November 2019. Nevertheless, the Ivorian scored simply as soon as in his 19 away league video games final season.
- Crystal Palace’s Wilfried Zaha has solely confronted Tottenham (10 video games) extra instances within the Premier League with out registering a single objective or help than he has towards Man Utd (9).