TEAM NEWS – Manchester United
Striker Danny Welbeck, suffering with a knee injury, is the only player not in contention for Manchester United, who hope to have the likes of Jonny Evans, Rafael, Michael Carrick and Tom Cleverley available.
TEAM NEWS – Arsenal
Arsenal will check on the fitness of England midfielder Jack Wilshere (ankle).
Midfielder Mathieu Flamini is set to return to full training following his groin injury and so could feature at Old Trafford.
Theo Walcott (abdominal surgery), Yaya Sanogo (back), Lukas Podolski (hamstring), Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Abou Diaby (both knee) remain sidelined.