Spurs travel to Old Trafford for Monday night match in the Premier League, it’s Manchester United v Tottenham Hotspur highlights (3-0) on 22-August-2011, 20:00 BST. Harry Redknapp knows how difficult it is to beat the champions at the theatre of dreams, and Tottenham have not won any of their last 24 matches with Manchester United in all competitions. Spurs’ last win over Man Utd was back in 2001, when they defeated the Red Devils 3-1. Catch all the thrilling live and highlights of Man Utd vs Spurs match.
United have maintained an impressive home record last season, when they won 18 of 19 Premier League matches on home soil. But Tottenham’s start in the UEFA Europa League match against Scottish Premier League side Hearts was impressive too, they scored five goals without conceding any.
A few injury problems for Manchester United ahead of their league meeting with Tottenham on Monday. The Red Devils will be without their experience centre-backs Rio Ferdinand and Nemanja Vidic, while Brazilian Rafael da Silva is also out. Strike pair Michael Owen and Javier Hernandez are also sidelined due to injury.
Jonny Evans will be given the centre-back duty with Phil Jones. French international Patrice Evra returns to the squad after recovering from a knee injury. Tottenham’s Croatian international midfielder Luka Modric is likely to be fit for this match despite a groin problem. While a late test will confirm the availability of Peter Crouch who was sidelined in pre-season matches due to ankle injury. Spurs central defenders Ledley King and William Gallas are left out of the squad due to injury while Alan Hutton is also on the injury list.