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TRENDING STATS: Before United VS Leicester, Think About This Fact.

If you're unsure how this weekend's Premier League match between Manchester United and Leicester City will go, there's an Opta statistic that could help you decide.

The Reds have scored a Premier League-high 10 goals via substitutes this season, according to data experts, with Marcus Rashford scoring four of them - also a Premier League high in 2021/22.

The first five were scored while Ole Gunnar Solskjaer was in charge, and the second five were scored while Ralf Rangnick was in charge. They are, in chronological order:

Jesse Lingard v Newcastle United

Jesse Lingard v West Ham United

Marcus Rashford v Leicester City

Marcus Rashford v Tottenham Hotspur

Donny van de Beek v Watford

Edinson Cavani v Newcastle United

Marcus Rashford v Brentford

Marcus Rashford v West Ham United

Fred v Leeds United

Anthony Elanga v Leeds United

With North London rivals Arsenal and Tottenham currently above United in the table, the 17:30 BST kick-off is crucial to United's hopes of finishing in the top four, and a win is required.

Given the aforementioned pre-match stat, don't be surprised if a decisive moment comes from a replacement if the action is tight.

The 17:30 BST kick-off is vitally important to United’s hopes of finishing in the top four and a win is essential, with North London rivals Arsenal and Tottenham currently above us in the table. 


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