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Aston Villa are looking to complete a season sweep of Manchester United at Villa Park on Saturday while avenging an FA Cup loss earlier this week to the Red Devils (watch live at 12.30pm ET on NBC and online via NBCSports.com) .
Villa won 1-0 at Old Trafford earlier this season, although that Premier League match saw the two clubs run by different men.
That day, Dean Smith’s men triumphed over hosts Ole Gunnar Solskjaer when Kortney Hause scored an 88th-minute goal on a day where United took 28 of 35 shots in the game.
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The former rivals are now with Villa as ex-Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard is Villa’s manager and he is bringing in former Reds star Phillipe Coutinho on loan from Barcelona.
Ralf Rangnick is now in charge of Man United, his 4-2-2-2 getting a mixed performance but mostly reflected in his short spell at the wheel.
Here’s everything you need to know ahead of Aston Villa v Manchester United.
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Aston Villa team news, injuries, roster options
Aston Villa will be without five players, not to mention Ashley Young who has “an outside chance” to play against his former team. Marvelous Nakamba is out for weeks, while Leon Bailey’s slow comeback remains…slow. John McGinn is suspended while Trezeguet and Bertrand Traoré are absent from the Africa Cup of Nations.
Manchester United squad news, injuries, line-up options
Scott McTominay and Luke Shaw are suspended while Paul Pogba is still around a month away from returning to training. Anthony Martial is a long shot with a knee injury while Eric Bailly is at the Africa Cup of Nations. Harry Maguire, Cristiano Ronaldo, Diogo Dalot, Phil Jones and Jadon Sancho are questionable, but there’s a good chance they’ll all be suitable for the selection.
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How to watch Aston Villa vs Manchester United live stream and start time
Kick-off: 12:30 p.m. ET Saturday
TV channel: NBC
Online: Stream online via NBCSports.com