Manchester United VS Stoke ( BETTING TIPS, Match Preview & Expert Analysis )
PREVIEW & TIPS FOR Manchester United vs Stoke
Manchester United and Stoke play at Old Trafford in a match of the 23rd round of the Barclays Premier League. In the final confrontation between these teams in this competition, on 09-09-2017, the final result was a draw for (2-2). The history of direct matches played at this stadium favors the home team, who in the last 4 games won 3 and drew 1. However, in the last clash at this stadium by the Barclays Premier League on 02-10-2016, the game ended in a draw by (1-1). The goals of the match were scored by A. Martial (69 ‘) for Manchester United and by J. Allen (82’) for Stoke. In this match the home factor could play a decisive role, as Stoke has shown differences in performance in their games at home and as a visitor.
Manchester United Team News
The home team is currently in 2nd place with 47 points, after 14 wins, 5 draws and 3 losses. In the penultimate match, they drew at home to Southampton by (0-0). In the last match, he won out to Everton by (0-2). This is a team that maintains the income when it plays outside of its stadium, because in the last 30 games it registers 8 wins, 3 draws and 4 losses as a visitor; against 12 wins, 2 draws and 1 defeat in his stadium. The team arrives at this meeting after a home win with Derby County by (2-0). For the championship, Manchester United had 23 points out of 30, after 7 wins, 2 draws and 1 loss in their last 10 games at their stadium. In their domestic league games the most frequent marker in the break was 0-0 (4 out of 11 matches). His attack has scored regularly, as he has managed to achieve in 9 of the last 10 games in this competition. In 22 games in this competition, he only managed 1 turn on the scoreboard in the 7 games in which he conceded the first goal. There are 1 highlights in the last 11 home games in this competition: he scored 8 of his 22 goals in the minutes (76′-90 ‘).
Manchester United vs Stoke Stats
Manchester United reach this motivated game after having won yet another victory, this time against Derby 2-0 in the FA Cup. In the last game for the championship, the home team beat Everton 0-2, totaling the sixth straight game without proving the taste of defeat. Playing at home, Manchester United only have one defeat. In this game in the home coach Jose Mourinho should line up in the usual 4-3-3 benefiting possession of the ball and organized attacks, with Juan Mata the main organizer and creator of the offensive process. It is worth mentioning that the team of the house demonstrates some difficulty in the organization and organization of its most defensive line. Apparently the Belgian Lukaku is recovering and should occupy the most advanced position of the team. In the opposite direction are Bailly and Ibrahimovic, both injured.
Stoke Team News
After 5 wins, 5 draws and 12 losses, the visiting team is in 18th place, having won 20 points. In the last match, they lost to Newcastle at home (0-1), after their previous match lost out in a game against Chelsea (5-0). This is a team affected by the home factor, stronger when played with the support of their fans, since in the last 30 games has recorded 2 wins, 3 draws and 10 losses as a visitor, with a total of 15 goals scored and 36 conceded. Already inside the home, it won 5 wins, 3 draws and 7 losses, with a total of 19 goals scored and 27 conceded. In the last game he played for the FA Cup, lost with Coventry City away by (2-1). In the last 10 away games, Stoke has won 1, 3 draws and 6 defeats, having won 6 points out of 30.
For this competition, you have not won any of the last 6 games outside of your stadium. In the matches played outside the league, the most frequent result at the end of the first 45 ‘was 1-0, which occurred in 4 of their 11 matches. The team has not been very strong defensively since they have always conceded goals in the last 10 games they played in this competition. In 22 games in this competition, he only managed 1 turn on the scoreboard in 15 games in which he suffered the first goal. In the last 11 away games for this competition there is 1 period that stands out: scored 4 of his 10 goals between minutes (46’-60 ‘).
Stoke comes to this game completely discouraged after being eliminated from the FA Cup by Coventry. In the league, the team record two defeats in a row against Newcastle and Chelsea. Due to this dark phase of results, Coach Mark Hughes was fired. In the home game, the away coach should be 4-4-2 in favor of the defensive organization and the offensive balls, especially for Diouf: this player is very fast and excellent at finishing. It is important to note that Stoke has some weaknesses in maintaining possession of the ball and organizing its defensive system.