After a shaky start to the season Manchester United are set to take on Nottingham Forest in the Premier League this Saturday. Despite the game being behind the 3 pm TV coverage blackout in the UK, it'll be live on Irish TV with all the info on how to watch Manchester United v Nottingham Forest in Ireland right here.
When is Manchester United v Nottingham Forest?
Manchester United are set to take on Nottingham Forest in round three of the Premier League this Saturday the 26th of August at 3pm in Old Trafford, Manchester.
How to watch Manchester United v Nottingham Forest in Ireland
While it won't be available to UK viewers, Irish reds will be able to tune into live coverage of Manchester United v Nottingham Forest on Premier Sports 1 with coverage beginning at 2:30pm ahead of the 3pm kickoff.
It's been a shaky start to the season for Man United who have recorded both a win and a loss in their opening two games. However, despite beating Wolves 1-0 in their opening encounter the performance was less than convincing with their goal coming against the run of play and Manchester Utd. lucky to avoid some very near misses from Wolves.
While the three points were all that mattered that day, they met their reckoning when they produced another poor performance against Spurs on Saturday evening, who unlike Wolves took full advantage and sent Erik Ten Hag back to Manchester with a 2-0 loss on his record.
Fortunately for Manchester Utd. they showed glimpses of promise in the opening 40 minutes of their clash with Spurs and if they can produce something similar for a longer period on Saturday afternoon they should be in a much better position.
Similarly, Forest have lost and won a game as well, leaving them level on points with Man United. Despite losing their opening clash with Arsenal 2-1, Nottingham Forest dusted themselves off to overcome Sheffield United 2-1 in the second round of Premier League action.
Ultimately, Manchester United are the favourites and their fans will be expecting them to win at home this Saturday. However, with Manchester United's current woes, an upset could be on the cards, with even a draw a good result for travelling Forest.
That's all the info on how to watch Manchester United v Nottingham Forest in Ireland this Saturday.