Tottenham will host Manchester United on Saturday at their new home ground, Tottenham Hotspur Stadium. Two managers of both teams are under massive pressure as their respective team’s current form in the league is terrible. Tottenham Hotspur are sixth in the points table with 15 points, while Manchester United are seventh, one point behind.
Manchester United Team News
Manchester United will have to continue their campaign without the French World Cup winner, Paul Pogba. Pogba was sent off in the match against Liverpool due to a bad foul on Naby Keita. The Premier League authority suspends him until November 28.
However, Raphael Varane is back in the training ground after a long time. He became injured during the international break, playing for France. Since then, Varane did not play for Manchester United. Yesterday, he trained fully with the team. He is expected to play the match against Tottenham. Antony Martial is also available ahead of this clash.
Tottenham Team News
The home team will remain without Ryan Sessegnon on Saturday’s clash against the Red Devils. Moreover, Tottenham will miss the service of Bryan Gil. He was forced off early in the match against Burnley in the Carabao Cup. The rest of the squad is fit and has no injury concerns.
Pressures on Ole
Manchester United manager Ole Gunner Solskjaer is under tremendous pressure after the heavy defeat against Liverpool. He was about to sack after the match. The Manchester United board have had a meeting the last Monday to decide the future of Ole with the club. The main part of the board and Sir Alex Ferguson persuaded Joel Glazer to give Ole another chance.
However, the match against Tottenham is massively important for the manager, Ole Gunner Solskjaer. Ole is more likely to sack from his job if Manchester United lose this match. Fans are also demanding to sack him.
On the other side, Antonio Conte is the favorite to take the charge of Manchester United. Although, Manchester United have had no direct contact with Conte. But Conte is open to accepting this job. Mauricio Pochettino and Zidane are also on the list. But Antonio Conte is more favorable to replace Ole Gunner Solskjaer.