Premier League football followers were stunned into disbelief at the end of the game between title chasers Manchester United and bottom team Sheffield United as the outcome of the game was not what was expected. One would have been forgiven for predicting a handsome scoreline ahead of the game due to the contrasting form of the two teams.
Manchester United started the last game week in the Premier League at the top of the table with 40 points from 19 games, while Sheffield United had only five points from the same number of games. In the end, Manchester United on TV was a feature as the Red Devils were stunned by their guests at the Theatre of Dreams. Manchester United were stunned 2-1 at home by the Blades to put a dent into their quest to win a first league title in eight years.
Manchester United on TV was a feature for the game that saw Sheffield United pick up their first win of the season on the road and just their second win of the campaign. Sheffield United waited for 17 games before recording their first win of the season and they now have two victories from the last three league outings. Substitute Oliver Burke came off the bench to find the back of the net with the winning goal for the Blades after the second half header from Harry Maguire had cancelled out the first half strike from Bryan Kean.
The result against Sheffield United ended a run of 13 games without defeat for Manchester United in the league and they would be hoping to bounce back from that surprising defeat when they travel to London to face old rivals Arsenal at the Emirates Stadium. Manchester United on TV would be a feature for the game. Ahead of the game, the Gunners are the second most in-form team behind new league leaders Manchester City. Arsenal have won five and drawn one of their last six league games.