Manchester United will take on Leeds United tomorrow at Old Trafford. The Red Devils are unstoppable at their home ground, securing 13 consecutive victories at Old Trafford. They are surely aiming for the 14th win tomorrow.
Stats and Facts
Manchester United have been in fantastic form after the FIFA World Cup. After the World Cup, Man United earned the highest points in the league than any other PL club.
Moreover, Manchester United haven’t lost a single game against Leeds United since 2002. The home records against Leeds are also brilliant for Man United. In their last two meetings with Leeds United at Old Trafford, Manchester United scored 11 goals. In addition, Manchester United already kept eight clean sheets in the 2022-2023 season, the same as they had in the previous season.
Player to watch
Marcus Rashford is flying in Man United’s shirt. Marcus Rashford has scored more PL goals than any other player in the league after the FIFA World Cup. The player has netted 11 goals in his 13 appearances after the world cup. Moreover, Marcus Rashford has scored Man United’s last five home games in a row.
There are several bad news for Man United’s fans. During the match against Crystal Palace, Casemiro was sent off due to violent conduct. As a result, he can’t play Man United’s next three games in PL. Besides, Manchester United will not appeal for Casemiro’s red card, according to the manager.
Ten Hag believes the decision against Casemiro was not the right decision. Ten Hag said, “Still, for me, it’s not the right decision [to send Casemiro off] but I don’t think we have a chance in a legal process.”
Anyway, Manchester United will miss several key players ahead of tomorrow’s clash. Anthony Martial, Eriksen, Donny Van de Beek, Scott McTominay, Antony, and Phill Jones are unavailable due to injuries.
Ten Hag said, “After the game, I can’t say Casemiro is not there, Anthony Martial is not there. No, we have to win. This squad, all players in [it], are Man United capable, so they have to perform tomorrow and we have to win the games, no matter who is coming on the pitch.”
However, due to the absence of Casemiro and Eriksen, Marcel Sabitzer has more chances to play from the start with Fred.