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EPL: Arsenal, Man United in Emirates Showdown

Posted: Oct 2, 2015 at 12:00 am   /   by   /   comments (0)

League leaders, Manchester United will be hoping to maintain its dominance over the Gunners as the team travels to Emirates to face Arsenal on Sunday, in what is expected to be a titanic clash.

Having won four, lost one and drawn one of its last six matches this ongoing season, the Red Devils has mounted a strong challenge for the Premier League title with some convincing victory against Liverpool (3-1) and Southampton (3-2) respectively.

Brendan Rodgers’s days as Liverpool’s coach are numbered, however, he has a chance to put things right as the team faces a tough test against Everton at the Goodison Park.

Chelsea will be hoping to bounce back to winning ways after a disappointing 2-1 lose against Porto in the Champions League as the team faces Southampton on Saturday. Man City will tackle Newcastle at Etihad Stadium while Swansea will host Tottenham on Sunday. Also, Crystal Palace entertains West Brom as Sunderland confronts West Ham. Bournemouth battles Watford while Norwich play host to Leicester City.

In La Liga, Atletico Madrid aims of challenging for this season’s title will be put to test as the team welcomes Real Madrid on Sunday in a Madrid Derby. Barcelona will be without Lionel Messi for eight weeks due to injury as the team faces Sevilla on Saturday.

In the Bundesliga, run-away leaders, Bayern Munich will face the toughest test of its league campaign as the team tackles Borussia Dortmund at the Alianz Arena on Sunday.