Burnley vs Man Utd: Team news & TV guide

first_imgBurnley v Manchester United Burnley vs Manchester United: TV channel, stream, kick-off time, odds & match preview Ronan Murphy Last updated 1 year ago 16:45 1/20/18 FacebookTwitterRedditcopy Comments() Romelu Lukaku Manchester United Getty Images Burnley v Manchester United Premier League Manchester United Burnley The Red Devils can temporarily close the gap at the top of the table to nine points with a win at Turf Moor on Saturday Manchester United travel to Turf Moor to face Burnley, less than four weeks after drawing with them 2-2 at Old Trafford.Two goals from Jesse Lingard saved a point for Jose Mourinho’s side on Boxing Day, but United will be hoping for an improved performance when they take on the Clarets again.With Manchester City losing last weekend, their local rivals closed the gap at the top of the table to 12 points and will be looking to reduce that further with City not playing until Saturday evening. Article continues below Editors’ Picks Lyon treble & England heartbreak: The full story behind Lucy Bronze’s dramatic 2019 Liverpool v Man City is now the league’s biggest rivalry and the bitterness is growing Megan Rapinoe: Born & brilliant in the U.S.A. A Liverpool legend in the making: Behind Virgil van Dijk’s remarkable rise to world’s best player Game Burnley vs Manchester United Date Saturday, January 20 Time 15:00 GMT / 10:00 ET Stream (US only) fuboTV (7-day free trial) TV CHANNEL & LIVE STREAM In the United States (US), the game can be watched live and on-demand with fuboTV (7-day free trial).New users can sign up for a free seven-day trial of the live sports streaming service, which can be accessed via iOS, Android, Chromecast, Amazon Fire TV, Roku and Apple TV as well as on a web browser. US TV channel Online stream NBCSN fuboTV In the United Kingdom (UK) the game is not being shown live as it is a 15:00 GMT kick-off, but highlights will be available on BBC’s Match of the Day.SQUADS & TEAM NEWS Position Burnley players Goalkeepers Pope, Lindegaard Defenders Taylor, Lowton, Bardsley, Tarkowski, Mee, Long Midfielders Defour, Cork, Arfield, Hendrick, N’Koudou, Gudmundsson, Westwood, Ulvestad, Marney Forwards Vokes, Barnes, Wells Jonathan Walters had been linked with a move to Sunderland, but is unlikely to play for anyone for the next few months as he underwent knee surgery on Thursday.Sean Dyche will also be without striker Chris Wood and left-back Stephen Ward. However, he will be able to call upon Scott Arfield, who missed the last two games with a hamstring injury.Goalkeeper Tom Heaton is making progress on his fitness, but is still some way off returning.Potential Burnley starting XI: Pope, Bardsley, Mee, Tarkowski, Taylor, Cork, Defour, Arfield, Gudmundsson, Hendrick, Barnes. Position Manchester United players Goalkeepers De Gea, Romero, Pereira Defenders Lindelof, Jones, Rojo, Smalling, Blind, Shaw, Valencia, Young, Darmian, Tuanzebe Midfielders Pogba, Mata, Lingard, Carrick, Herrera, Fellaini, Matic, McTominay Forwards Lukaku, Martial, Rashford Henrikh Mkhitaryan will play no part in the trip to Burnley as he finalises a move to Arsenal, with Alexis Sanchez going the other way. New players have to be registered by 12:00 the day before a game to feature for their new clubs.Eric Bailly and Zlatan Ibrahimovic are both unavailable due to injury, while Daley Blind is not expected to feature as he picked up a knock in training. Ashley Young is available once again following a three-game suspension.Potential Man Utd starting XI: De Gea, Valencia, Jones, Rojo, Young, Pogba, Matic, Mata, Lingard, Rashford, Lukaku.BETTING & MATCH ODDS Paul Pogba, Everton vs Manchester United, 17/18Manchester United are 6/10 favourites to win according to dabblebet, with Burnley priced at 11/2 to beat the Red Devils at home. A draw between the teams is available at 14/5.Click here to see all of dabblebet’s offers for the game, including goalscoring markets, correct score predictions and more.GAME PREVIEW Nick Pope BurnleyBurnley goalkeeper Nick Pope will hope to continue his impressive form in Tom Heaton’s absence, but could face a busy afternoon against a Manchester United side who average more than two goals each game.The Red Devils defeated Stoke City last time out, with Romelu Lukaku netting his 11th league goal of the season. Much of the talk around the game will be about the incoming Alexis Sanchez, so Marcus Rashford, Jesse Lingard and Anthony Martial will undoubtedly want to impress Mourinho and not lose their places in the side when the Chilean arrives at Old Trafford.Burnley currently sit in seventh in the table, and a draw or better will keep them in that position at the end of the weekend. They are five points behind Arsenal and 10 adrift of Tottenham as they look to finish the season strongly and secure a place in Europe. Check out Goal’s Premier League 2019-20 fantasy football podcast for game tips, debate and rivalries.last_img read more