Man United vs Man City Betting Tips and Predictions
Fifth placed Manchester United welcome second placed Manchester City to Old Trafford on Sunday evening for what will be the 81st league meeting between the sides there. United are on a great run of form at the moment, having gone nine matches without defeat. City too are enjoying some good form, having won their five most recent matches in a row.
Man United vs Man City Betting Tips and Predictions: Man United
United were in action midweek away to Wayne Rooney’s Derby County in the FA Cup and United won 0-3 at a canter, of late United have been impressive without being show-y, by that we mean they’ve winning matches and winning well but they’re not exactly playing stylish football. Not that that really matters of course, but we all know that Man United fans believe they have a ‘Man United way’ so even when Solskjaer is winning he’s still being criticised. Some people just want too much and are never satisfied.
Regardless, United are finally gelling together this season, largely thanks to the signing of Bruno Fernandes. At home their form isn’t quite as good as their overall form, they’ve won three of their last five and in those wins all were Over 2.5 goals. Over 2.5 goals is 1.68.
Man United vs Man City Betting Tips and Predictions: Man City
City too look like they’ve turned a corner of late. It’s as if knowing they can’t win the Premier League has freed them up and they can play with a bit more abandon. They’ve landed their first silverware of the season with the League Cup last weekend and advanced to the next round of the FA Cup by beating Sheffield Wednesday midweek. They’re not crushing teams but they look like they’re enjoying their football a bit more and we all know how far confidence goes when it comes to football teams.
Away from home in the league their record isn’t perfect though, they’ve won 3/5 previous away matches but their scoring average is great; 2.50 goals per game on average and 1.21 conceded. Both Teams to Score at 1.70 doesn’t exactly offer value as you can see from the Bet Dynamo Insights Page image above.
Man United vs Man City Betting Tips and Predictions: Stats
Over United five most recent home PL matches, they’ve won three, drawn one and lost one. Over 2.5 goals has occurred in 3/5, while BTTS has landed in just 1/5. Over City’s five most previous away PL matches, they’ve won three and lost two. Over 2.5 goals has occurred in 2/5, while BTTS has landed in 2/5 as well.
Man United vs Man City Betting Tips and Predictions: Goal Scorers
Sergio Aguero at 1.91 is the favourite to Score Anytime here. He has three goals in his last five for City and four in his last five away City matches. He’s played 15 times against United, scoring nine goals.