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Man Utd vs West Ham Predictions & Betting Tips

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Betting prediction:

The most likely scenario for this match is the existence of several goals. It is true that West Ham United is going through a stage of enormous confidence, however, they face an opponent who is going through a very positive stage in their stadium, that is, they are expected to use a more cautious strategy. Even so, Manchester United must dominate the ball possession and create several shots, as they have a quality squad. In this way, it’s foreseeable a very open match with several moves of danger, making risking in favor of ‘’ Both teams score – Yes and Over 2.5 Goals ’’ is a good option.

Betting tip

Both Teams Score / Total of Goals -> Yes and Over 2,5 Goals

Odd 1.85

Match preview

Manchester United and West Ham United face at Old Trafford, in a match for this stage of the FA Cup (5th Round). At this stadium, the head‑to‑head history favours the home team, since they have a record of 3 wins and 3 draws in the last 6 matches. However, the last time these teams met at this stadium, on 22‑07‑2020, in a match for the Premier League, they tied (1‑1). The goals of the match were scored by M. Greenwood (51′ ), for Manchester United, and by M. Antonio (45′ ), for West Ham United. The home advantage may play an important role in this match , since Manchester United presents significant differences between home and away results.

Analysis of Man Utd

The home team comes to this stage of the FA Cup (5th Round) after having played in the previous rounds against: Liverpool and Watford. This is a team that usually gets better results in away matches than at home, since in the last 30 matches they register 10 wins, 3 draws and 2 losses in away matches, with 31 goals scored and 16 conceded; against 9 wins, 2 draws and 4 losses at their stadium, with 37 goals scored and 17 conceded. They come to this match after a home draw against Everton by (3‑3). Manchester United has won 6, tied 2 and lost 2 of the last 10 home matches. Their offense has scored frequently, since they have scored goals in 7 of the last 10 matches. They have conceded the first goal in 4 of their 15 matches, but have been able to turn the score around in 2.

Manchester United comes for this match after an equality, three balls, in the reception to Everton, registering in this way the third straight match without losing in the Premier League: the goals of the team were signed by Scott McTominay, Bruno Fernandes and Edinson Cavani. On the last fixture of the FA Cup, the home team beat Liverpool by 3-2. Now, in this home match, coach Ole Gunnar Solskjaer must make a 4-3-3 line-up with Marcus Rashford, Anthony Martial and Edinson Cavani being the team’s most offensive references. Portuguese midfielder Bruno Fernandes is Manchester United’s top scorer with 18 goals scored. For this match, the home team won’t count on Phil Jones, Eric Bailly and Paul Pogba, all with physical problems.

Analysis of West Ham

The away team comes to this stage of the FA Cup (5th Round) after havinf played in the previous rounds against: Doncaster Rovers and Stockport County. This is a team that usually maintains its competitive level in home and away matches, since in the last 30 matches they register 8 wins, 3 draws and 4 losses in away matches, with 25 goals scored and 19 conceded; against 8 wins, 3 draws and 4 losses at their stadium, with 31 goals scored and 20 conceded. In their last match, for the Premier League, they got an away tie against Fulham by (0‑0). In the last 10 away matches West Ham United has won 6, tied 2 and lost 2. Their offense has scored consistently, as they have scored goals in 8 of the last 10 matches. In 15 matches, they have conceded the first goal 6 times but have turned the score around in 2.

West Ham United comes for this match after a goalless draw, in the trip to Fulham, adding in this way the second match in a row without winning in official matches. It should be noted that the Londoners beat Doncaster by 4-0 in the last round of the FA Cup. Now, in this match, the coach David Moyes must play in 4-3-3, prioritizing the organization of his defensive block and successive quick transitions: Saïd Benrahma and Jarrod Bowen are responsible for launching the panic in the opponent’s defensive line. Midfielder Tomas Soucek is West Ham United’s top scorer with 8 goals scored, however, he is the great absence due to punishment. Besides this player, the visiting team won’t count on Arthur Masuaku, injured, and also Jesse Lingard, player loaned by Manchester United.

Betting tip

Both Teams Score / Total of Goals -> Yes and Over 2,5 Goals

Odd 1.85

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