Manchester United enjoyed 39% of the game’s possession and n0ne of its six shots on goal were on goal. None of Brighton & Hove Albion’s five shots on goal against them were successful. Manchester United defeated the opposition 7-6 in the shootout.
There has been a trend of outcomes with a 0 in them in more recent Manchester United contests.
In as many as five of their previous six games, which served as a prelude to this one, a wager on both teams scoring would have come up short. Whether or whether that trend will continue in this game will be evident soon.
Aston Villa will enter the encounter fresh off a 1-0 Premier League victory over Fulham.
Aston Villa enjoyed 52% of the possession in that game and only one of its 14 total shots on goal were successful. Tyrone Mings (21′) was the lone scorer for Aston Villa. Fulham made only one tries towards goal, but none were successful.
Aston Villa has amassed a total of 11 goals throughout the course of their last six games. Additionally, Aston Villa has scored in each and every one of those contests.
They have had two goals scored against them in those games. Aston Villa hasn’t lost in any of their previous five league away games coming into this match.
Manchester Utd vs Aston Villa – Betting Analysis
Looking back at their previous head-to-head matches dating to May 9, 2021, we can see that Manchester United has won three of them and Aston Villa has won two, with one game being tied.
During those matches, the two teams combined for 20 goals, with The Red Devils scoring 11, and The Villans scoring 9. 3.33 goals have been scored on average each game.
Our opinion is that Aston Villa can get through this Manchester United team’s defense, however it probably won’t happen as frequently as they have in the past.
What are the best odds for the game?
In terms of the bookies’ odds in the 90 min. result market, backing Manchester United is available for 1.8, going for the game finishing all-square is 4.02, and putting your money on the win for Aston Villa is 4.34. Those are the best of the bets that can be secured at the moment.
Manchester Utd vs Aston Villa – Head-to-Head
Our Prediction: Over 1.5 Goals