Manchester United will be looking to continue their impressive start to the 2021-22 Premier League season when they welcome Aston Villa to Old Trafford on Saturday afternoon. The Red Devils are currently third in the table, level on points with leaders Chelsea, while Villa occupy 10th position, having collected seven points from their opening five games of the campaign.
Villa, meanwhile, have had a mixed start to the 2021-22 Premier League season, winning two, drawing one and losing two of their five matches to collect seven points, which has left them in 10th spot in the table. Like Man United, Dean Smith’s side were also knocked out of the EFL Cup on Wednesday night, with the club losing on penalties at Stamford Bridge after playing out a 1-1 draw with Chelsea.
The Blues currently sit top of the table after an electric start and will be hoping to send a message to the rest of the league with another good performance against the reigning chamChelse Strangely, however, the games will be held at the same time on Saturday after United’s clash with Villa was shifted from its original 3pm kick-off time.