Manchester United legend Wayne Rooney has fired a recent warning to Purple Devils supervisor Erik ten Hag whereas predicting the results of their upcoming match in opposition to Arsenal. A buoyant Manchester United underneath new supervisor Ten Hag will meet high-flying Arsenal on matchday 5 of the English Premier League (EPL) within the ongoing 2022-2023 season. The Purple Devils will host bitter-rivals Arsenal of their first-ever assembly of the brand new EPL season at Outdated Trafford on Sunday.
Although aim machine Cristiano Ronaldo has discovered it laborious to document common begins underneath Ten Hag’s watch, the Purple Devils have managed to return again to successful methods after a shaky begin to the brand new season. Ten Hag’s Manchester United are heading to their residence fixture after securing three wins within the English prime flight this season. Guests Arsenal have additionally launched their title bid by successful the primary 5 video games of the brand new season within the English prime flight.
Writing in his Occasions column concerning the upcoming Premier League fixture between Arsenal and Manchester United at Outdated Trafford, Rooney backed the Purple Devils to upstage the Gunners of their yard. “United have plenty of high quality, and when you get the fundamentals proper you give yourselves the platform for the standard to come back by. That’s what we noticed in victories over Liverpool, Southampton and Leicester Metropolis,” Rooney mentioned. The previous Everton star additionally revealed what Man United have to do to defeat Arsenal at residence.
Warning Ten Hag forward of the high-profile encounter, Rooney mentioned that Man United have to show the identical depth they confirmed in opposition to Liverpool at Outdated Trafford. “In opposition to this Arsenal aspect they’ll want the depth they confirmed in these wins, particularly the one in opposition to Liverpool. Their greatest wager could also be to play like my United did in these traditional video games — urgent aggressively, whereas hitting Arsenal on the break. Should you sit in a mid block or low block and are passive in opposition to a aspect who transfer the ball as rapidly and properly as Mikel Arteta’s workforce do, it’s a recipe for hassle. I count on a tense, laborious recreation, a bit just like the outdated days — although possibly not fairly as a lot motion within the tunnel,” Rooney added.