Sitting third in the Premier League table, Tottenham Hotspur have 23 points from ten games. They have already won seven of those matches.
Manchester United and Tottenham Hotspur will battle it out for top-four supremacy in an eagerly-anticipated Premier League contest on Wednesday night. This will be the marquee fixture of the midweek as both teams look to stake their claim for Champions League football. Tottenham are already playing in the elite European club competition with an impressive finish to the last season. They have carried that momentum onto the new campaign and have been exceptional so far this term.
Sitting third in the Premier League table, Tottenham Hotspur have 23 points from ten games. They have already won seven of those matches and are level on points with champions and second-placed Manchester City – only to be separated by goal difference. Besides, Spurs are only four points shy of leaders Arsenal in the standings. On the other hand, Manchester United are seven points behind their upcoming opponent and are occupying the fifth spot in the table. However, Erik ten Hag’s side have played one less game than Antonio Conte’s boys.
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Last season both sides were competing for Champions League places and in the end, Tottenham reached the coveted fourth spot ahead of Manchester United, who eventually finished sixth. Nonetheless, United still found success in this fixture when the two teams faced each other in the league. After United beat Spurs 3-0 in London, then Tottenham manager Nuno Espirito Santo was sacked by the club. In the reverse fixture at Old Trafford, a brilliant Cristiano Ronaldo hat-trick guided the Red Devils to a memorable 3-2 victory. Let us look at other such interesting stats between these two clubs at Old Trafford in the Premier League:
|Total matches at Old Trafford in Premier League||30|
|Manchester United won||23|
|Tottenham Hotspur won||4|
|Total Manchester United goals||57|
|Total Tottenham Hotspur goals||25|
|Biggest Manchester United win||5-2 (2008-09)|
|Biggest Tottenham Hotspur win||6-1 (2020-21)|
|Biggest margin of Manchester United win||4-0 (2001-02)|
|Biggest margin of Tottenham Hotspur win||6-1 (2020-21)|
|Last 5 Matches||Score|
|Manchester United beat Tottenham Hotspur||3-2|
|Tottenham Hotspur lose to Manchester United||0-3|
|Tottenham Hotspur lose to Manchester United||1-3|
|Manchester United lose to Tottenham Hotspur||1-6|
|Tottenham Hotspur draw Manchester United||1-1|