Manchester United will be welcoming Burnley for the Premier League fixture on Sunday at 8:30 PM IST at Old Trafford. The hosts have acquired the second spot with 63 points while the visitors have occupied the 16th position with 33 points.
Manchester United played 31 games out of which they won 18, lost four and had a draw on nine occasions while Burnley also played as many games they were victorious on eight instances, lost 14 times and had a draw in nine fixtures.
Manchester United will be heading into this game on the back of a 3-1 victory against Tottenham Hotspur. Goals from Fred, Edinson Cavani and Mason Greenwood sealed the game for their team in their recent most Premier League fixture at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium.
On the other hand, Burnley will be entering into this game on the back of a 2-1 loss to Newcastle United. Goals from Allan Saint-Maximin and Jacob Murphy ensured the game for their team last Sunday at Turf Moor.
In the head-to-head competition between the two teams, Manchester United has the upper hand as they beat Burnley on seven occasions, lost twice to them and drew four times. In their previous meeting, Manchester United won the game 1-0.
Manchester United will be missing out on the services of Anthony Martial, Phil Jones and Eric Bailly.
On the other hand, Burnley will be without Kevin Long and Robbie Brady. Ashley Barnes, Nick Pope and Jay Rodriguez’s inclusion seem doubtful.