While Mikel Arteta’s side have been in excellent form this season, it will surely count for little should they fail to overcome the first truly big name they meet, albeit one who have hardly fully convinced themselves.
Any meeting between two of English football’s biggest clubs is a fascinating affair and both sides would make quite the statement with a win.
Three points here and the winner would have to be taken very seriously indeed. Here’s everything you need to know about where to watch the game
Where to watch Manchester United vs Arsenal
TV channel: The game will be broadcast on Sky Sports Main Event, Sky Sports Premier League and Sky Sports Ultra HDR.
Live stream: Sky Sports subscribers will be able to watch the game via the Sky Go App.
LIVE coverage: Follow all of the action through Standard Sport’s dedicated match blog.