Manchester Utd vs Wolves – Prediction, and Match Preview
Manchester Utd vs Wolves – After losing to West Ham United 1-0 in the Premier League last time out, Manchester United won’t want a recurrence of that performance here.
Manchester United enjoyed 65% of the game’s possession and 4 of its 19 shots on goal were on goal. West Ham United, on the other hand, made 15 attempts at goal, with 4 of them being successful.
West Ham United scored through Said Benrahma (27′). In more recent games, Manchester United has encountered difficulty breaking down defenses.
In their last six games against other teams, they have only scored a total of 3 goals. Additionally, Manchester United has had seven goals scored against them in those encounters.
Manchester United has won all 15 of their home league games before to this one without a loss. What a stronghold they have built. Wolves will enter the meeting fresh off of a 1-0 victory over Aston Villa in the Premier League.
Wolverhampton Wanderers enjoyed 38% of the game’s possession and 2 of their 6 shots on goal were successful. Toti (9′) was the lone scorer for Wolverhampton Wanderers.
Aston Villa, on the other hand, had 16 shots total, only three of which were on goal. Recently, it has become clear that games involving Wolverhampton Wanderers frequently end in a blank for at least one team.
It has occurred five times based on their six most recent meetings. Wolverhampton Wanderers have scored seven goals in these games while their opponents have netted eight.
Aside from past outcomes, we’ll just have to wait and see if that pattern holds in the forthcoming game. Wolverhampton Wanderers have lost their last six league games on the road, coming into this match.
Manchester Utd vs Wolves – Betting Analysis
A review of their previous meetings, which date back to 01/02/2020, reveals that Wolves has won one and Manchester United has won four, with one match ending in a draw.
The two teams combined to score 7 goals in these games, with 5 coming from The Red Devils and 2 from Wolves. This results in an average of 1.17 goals scored per game.
In their most recent league meeting, Wolverhampton Wanderers defeated Manchester United 0–1 on December 31, 2022, in Premier League Match Day 18.
Wolverhampton Wanderers had 46% of the possession at that point, and they made 10 efforts on goal, scoring on three of them. Manchester United, on the other hand, made 16 attempts at goal, with 6 of them finding the back of the net. (76′) Marcus Rashford scored. Robert Jones served as the referee for the game.
Erik ten Hag, the manager of Manchester United, will be without Scott McTominay (unknown injury), Raphael Varane (foot injury), Tom Heaton (ankle injury), Lisandro Martnez (metatarsal fracture), and Donny van de Beek (knee injury).
We predict that David De Gea, Aaron Wan-Bissaka, Victor Lindelof, Luke Shaw, Tyrell Malacia, Casemiro, Christian Eriksen, A. Matheus dos, Bruno Fernandes, Marcus Rashford, and Wouter Weghorst will be the Red Devils’ starting eleven this time around.
The whole roster available to Wolves manager Julen Lopetegui is not available. Sasa Kalajdzic (ruptured cruciate ligament), Chiquinho (groin injury), and Boubacar Traoré (groin injury) will not be participating in this game.
With Jose Sa, Joao Gomes, Craig Dawson, Max Kilman, Nélson Semedo, Pedro Neto, Ruben Neves, Mario Lemina, Matheus Nunes, Matheus Cunha, and Diego Costa as their starting eleven, we predict that Wolves will play in a 4-4-2 formation.
We get the impression that Manchester United will take advantage of many scoring chances. Wolverhampton Wanderers, on the other hand, will probably also have a hard time scoring, though we do see them doing so here at least once.
What are the top odds for the game?
Regarding the current betting odds on the 90 min. result market, victory for Manchester United is available for 1.4, a wager on the game finishing all-square is 5.05 and staking on the winner to be Wolverhampton Wanderers can get you 7.8. They are the most competitive bets available as of now.
Manchester Utd vs Wolves – Head -to- Head
Our Prediction: Under 3.5 Goals