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Arsenal – Manchester United headlines This Weekend’s Soccer on TV


Two of English football’s most historic clubs collide at the Emirates Stadium on Sunday, headlining the final week of European action before the September international window.

Arsenal hosts its long-time rivals Manchester United, seeking a first statement victory of the new campaign. The Gunners couldn’t take advantage of an extra man in a 2-2 draw with Fulham last weekend.

Meanwhile, the Red Devils mustered up a comeback victory over Nottingham Forest in a dramatic 3-2 win at Old Trafford. Captain Bruno Fernandes sealed the important three points from the penalty spot after Forest went down to 10 men.

Premier League play also features Brighton & Hove Albion’s home showdown with Newcastle United as both clubs seek a bounce-back victories after poor outings last weekend.

In Italy, Matchday 3 yields a massive showdown early in the Serie A campaign when first place AC Milan visits AS Roma. The Rossoneri downed Torino 4-1 last weekend with Christian Pulisic scoring for the second-straight week.

The two Italian giants split points in both matches last season, drawing on both occasions.

Defending Serie A Champions Napoli also hosts last season’s second place finishers Lazio. Napoli has won its first two matches of the new campaign while Lazio has lost both of its matches.

Ligue 1 also features a top matchup as Paris Saint-Germain goes head-to-head with Lyon. Kylian Mbappe will try and lead PSG to a second-straight victory before heading into French national team duty.

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Here is a look at This Weekend’s Top 5 Matches to Watch, as well as a full rundown of This Weekend’s Soccer on TV and Online:

This Week’s Top 5 Matches to Watch

1. Arsenal vs. Manchester United

9/3 – 11:30 am – NBC, fuboTV, Peacock 

Two of the English Premier League’s most historic sides square off when Manchester United visits Arsenal on Sunday afternoon.

2. AS Roma vs. AC Milan

9/1 – 2:45 pm – Paramount+, CBS Sports Golazo  

First place AC Milan faces a massive test against AS Roma this weekend. Jose Mourinho’s squad are seeking their first three points while AC Milan has won its opening two matches.

3. Brighton & Hove Albion vs. Newcastle United

9/2 – 12:30 pm – NBC, fuboTV

After dropping points to 10-men Liverpool in a 2-1 loss, Newcastle United visits Brighton & Hove Albion.

4. Napoli vs. Lazio

9/2 – 2:45 pm – Paramount+, CBS Sports Golazo

Defending Serie A Champions Napoli will look for its third-consecutive win against a struggling Lazio squad.

5. Lyon vs. Paris Saint-Germain

9/3 – 2:45 pm – Fanatiz USA, beIN Sports 

Kylian Mbappe and Paris Saint-Germain visit Lyon with hopes of making it back-to-back Ligue 1 victories.

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