Manchester United start 2021 with a home fixture against Aston Villa on New Year’s Day. Not much separates the two sides going into the game; Man Utd start the day second, three points behind leaders Liverpool while Dean Smith's side are four points behind in fifth. Utd are unbeaten since the start of November and have started to pick up points at home.
Leicester City moved in behind Manchester United at the head of the standings with a 2-0 success over Southampton.
Two of the English top-flight's five best players will do battle when Liverpool meet Manchester United at Anfield.