Sunday game sees Liverpool beat Manchester City at home while 6th place Arsenal losing 3 points from winning position over at Bournemouth.
League champions Chelsea held by Leicester City and Tottenham Hotspurs was brilliant on their 4-0 beating of Everton.
A win at home on Monday night is increasingly important given our mediocre run of results on the festive period of December let the Merseysideâ€™s reds catch up on league points.
Iâ€™ll definitely put my money on a home sideâ€™s a win if I am put a bet on Manchester United with a UK bookmaker however games against Stoke City are almost always tricky. I would hope though that we can capitalize the turmoil at Stoke that ended with Unitedâ€™s legend Mark Hughes sacking.
The gaffer confirmed thereâ€™s no injury as his team returned fresh from warm weather of Dubai back to the Theater of Dreams.