Manchester United vs Manchester City: Predictions and Preview
Manchester United vs Manchester City Preview and Prediction? The pressure is on both Jose Mourinho and Pep Guardiola as the Manchester rivals fight to get the win and move into the quarter-finals. The two meet in the EFL Cup at Old Trafford, where Pep Guardiola and City have a 2-1 victory this season over the red devils in the Premier League.
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Here is our preview and predictions for the upcoming Manchester derby. The EFL Cup game Manchester United vs Manchester City at Old Trafford on Wednesday 20:00 PM UK time.
Manchester United vs Manchester City: Team news
Latest Man United vs Man City Team news for the upcoming Manchester derby at Old Trafford tomorrow.
Manchester United Team news
Manchester United will be looking for redemption after this weekends 4-0 loss against Chelsea Football Club, Mourinho will still be without Phil Jones who will miss Wednesday’s clash due to an injury. Whilst, midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger won’t be selected again as he continues to train with the youth team.
Manchester City Team news
Manchester City may pull out the old 3-4-3 formation that gave United trouble against Chelsea. Pep Guardiola will be hoping for a similar performance and outcome as the last time.
Bacary Sagna and Yaya Toure are the only reported absentees for Manchester City at this stage.
Manchester United vs Manchester City predicted line up
In theory, Man City are the stronger side in this fixture and will be on the prowl to attack Manchester United’s failing defense. However, they will need to be cautious about their approach as their own defense may let them down as well. City have conceding goals easily this season and will need to work hard against players like Martial and Rooney. Here are the Chelsea vs Manchester United predicted line ups.
Chelsea predicted line up vs Manchester United
Man United predicted line up vs Manchester City (4-2-3-1):
De Gea: Blind, Smalling, Bailly, Valencia: Fellaini, Herrera- Mata, Pogba, Rashford: Rooney
Manchester City predicted line up vs Manchester United (3-4-2-1):
Bravo; Stones, Otamendi, Kolarov; Sane, Fernandinho, Gundogan, Sterling; De Bruyne, Silva; Aguero
Manchester United vs Manchester City Facts
The Red Devils have drawn 2, lost 1 and won 1 of their last 4 matches across all competitions.
Manchester City have drawn 3 and lost 2 of their last 5 matches across all competitions.
Manchester City have won 3, lost 2 and drawn 1 of their last 6 meetings with Manchester United.
Both teams have conceded 5 goals in their last 2 matches across all competitions.
Manchester United vs Manchester City: predictions & betting tips
United and City have been very weak at the back and have conceded quite a few goals this season. We should see a high scoring Manchester derby with goals on both sides. Both Teams to Score at 3/4 and Over 2.5 goals at 1/1 with bet365.
Man City are unbeaten in 4 of their last 6 matches against Man United. Man City to Win at 9/5 with bet365.
Manchester United have scored 10 goals in their last 4 home games.
Manchester United vs Manchester City betting tips:
Man United vs Man City Score prediction: 1-2
Manchester United vs Manchester City Betting Tips: Man City to Win at 9/5, BTTS at 3/4 and Over 2.5 goals at 1/1.
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