Having overcome Chelsea at Stamford Bridge on Wednesday, Mikel Arteta’s side have breathed new life into their quest to qualify for next season’s Champions League.
They, along with Tottenham and United, are scrapping for a place in the big time and Saturday’s meeting at the Emirates could go a long way into deciding who claims that coveted fourth spot.
Spurs are in action later in the day, Arsenal are coming off the back of a big win and United have appointed Erik Ten Hag to come in at the end of the season, making some fascinating narratives to consider ahead of the game.
Here’s all you need to know…
Date, kick-off time and venue
The Premier League game is scheduled for a 12.30pm BST kick-off time on Saturday April 23, 2022.
The Emirates Stadium in London will host.
Where to watch Arsenal vs Manchester United
TV channel: The game will be broadcast on BT Sport 1 and BT Sport Ultimate.
Live stream: BT Sport subscribers will be able to watch the game through the BT Sport App.
LIVE coverage: Get minute-by-minute updates through Standard Sport’s dedicated match blog.
Arsenal vs Manchester United team news
Arsenal could welcome back Takehiro Tomiyasu after three months out injured.
The right-back was due to train on Friday and, provided he came through that unscathed, Mikel Arteta said he would be available.
Eddie Nketiah is pushing to lead the line again after his two goals agianst Chelsea.
Arteta has praised the likes of Eddie Nketiah, Mohamed Elneny and Rob Holding after their impact at Stamford Bridge, so it seems likely they will get another run out.
Cristiano Ronaldo is available to return for United. The Portugal international missed the 4-0 defeat at Liverpool on Saturday after being granted compassionate leave following the death of his new-born son.
Raphael Varane and Scott McTominay have also returned to training this week but Edinson Cavani and Luke Shaw remain injured.
Pauk Pogba looks to have played his last game for United after scans this week revealed the midfielder is unlikely to play again this season because of the calf injury he suffered at Anfield.
Arsenal vs Manchester United prediction
United are in dire straits and Arteta’s side were so impressive at Chelsea, it’s difficult to look past them.
Arsenal to win 2-0.
Head to head (h2h) history and results
Arsenal wins: 85
Manchester United wins: 100