Manchester United & Aston Villa writers preview Saturday’s Premier League encounter

Michael Plant and Ben Ramsdale discuss the upcoming clash at Villa Park.

Manchester United face Aston Villa for the second time in just six days when the sides lock horns at Villa Park on Saturday.

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Our writers Michael Plant and Ben Ramsdale were at Old Trafford on Monday and will be in attendance at this weekend’s Premier League encounter.

The pair spoke ahead of the second meeting and discussed whether Villa’s new signings Philippe Coutinho and Lucas Digne will play, what impact the absence of Luke Shaw and Scott McTominay will have on United, while offering their predictions for Saturday’s encounter.

Watch the above video to see their thoughts - and tweet us yours @MancWorldUK.