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Manchester United vs West Ham prediction: How will Premier League fixture will play out tonight?

Manchester United welcome West Ham United to Old Trafford for their Premier League clash on Sunday.

An extra time goal from Scott McTominay gave United a 1-0 win over the Hammers in the FA Cup just over a month ago, and the Red Devils returned to form last time out in the league.

Bruno Fernandes’ penalty and an unlikely strike from Luke Shaw led United to a 2-0 win over Manchester City at the Etihad Stadium last week.

Meanwhile, West Ham bounced back from a defeat at City to win 2-0 against Leeds on Monday to go fifth in the Premier League table.

Here is everything you need to know:

When is it?

The fixture will kick-off at 7:15pm GMT at Old Trafford.

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How can I watch it?

The match is live on Sky Sports Premier League and Main Event with coverage starting from 7pm.

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What is the team news?

David de Gea has been described as “touch and go” by manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer after he returned to England following the birth of his child. Anthony Martial and Marcus Rashford are both set to be assessed before the match, but Edinson Cavani will likely miss out. Paul Pogba, Juan Mata, Phil Jones and Donny van de Beek are out.

Loanee Jesse Lingard is not able to face his parent club, while Arthur Masuaku, Angelo Ogbonna, Andriy Yarmolenko and Darren Randolph all miss out with injury.

Predicted line-ups

Manchester United: De Gea, Wan-Bissaka, Lindelof, Maguire, Shaw, McTominay, Fred, James, Fernandes, Diallo, Greenwood

West Ham: Fabianski, Coufal, Diop, Dawson, Cresswell, Johnson, Rice, Soucek, Bowen, Fornals, Antonio

Odds

Manchester United: 5/6

Draw: 5/2

West Ham: 7/2

Prediction

The Hammers have struggled at Old Trafford in recent times, which would suggest a United win. However, Manchester United have struggled to find the net recently and with so many injuries to key attacking players, West Ham may prove to be a stubborn proposition. 1-1.

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