Manchester United VS West Ham ( BETTING TIPS, Match Preview & Expert Analysis )
PREVIEW & TIPS FOR Manchester United vs West Ham
Manchester United and West Ham play at Old Trafford in a Barclays Premier League first-round matchup. At this stage, the history of direct confrontations is favorable to the home team, which has 5 wins and 3 draws in the last 8 games. In fact, the last time they played at this stadium was on 11-30-2016, in a League Cup game that ended with Manchester United winning 4-1. The goals of the match were scored by Z. Ibrahimović (2 ‘and 90’) and A. Martial (48 ‘and 62’) for Manchester United and A. Fletcher (35 ‘) for West Ham.
Manchester United Team News
This is the first match in this edition of the home team competition, which finished the previous edition in 6th place. The team arrives at this meeting after a defeat away with Real Madrid by (2-1). Manchester United won 6 and drew 4 of their last 10 home games for all competitions. His attack has scored regularly as he has scored goals in 9 of the last 10 games. In 15 games, he only managed 1 turn in the scoring in the 5 games in which he suffered the first goal.
Manchester United vs West Ham Stats
Manchester United come to this game with a defeat against Real Madrid, 2-1, in a match for the European Supercup: the only goal of the team was scored by Lukaku. In this home game coach José Mourinho should keep the team in 4-2-3-1 with Lukaku being the most offensive reference: this player is very fast and strong in the finals. It is worth mentioning that the Red Devils are of the highest quality since they scored on average 2 goals and conceded an average of 0.8 goals in the last 10 games. It seems that the Portuguese coach can not count on Luke Shaw, Ashley Young and Marcos Rojo, players who recover from injury.
West Ham Team News
The visiting team will debut in this edition of the competition after finishing last season in 11th place. In the last game that played, for the Friendly, lost with Manchester City away by (3-0). In the last 10 games as a visitor West Ham won 1, drawn 5 and lost 4. The team allowed their opponents’ goals in 7 of the last 10 games, so there are defensive processes that need to be improved. In their away games there is a tendency to have goals, since 34 in 51 finished with More than 2.5 goals on the scoreboard.
The West Ham team comes to this game with a 3-0 defeat by Manchester City, adding up to the fourth straight game without proving the taste of the pre-season win. In this away game, Coach Slaven Bilic must keep the team at 4-5-1 benefiting the defensive system and long balls for the offense. Watching the past 10 games West Ham has had some difficulties in both sectors, averaging 1 goal and conceded an average of 1.5 goals per game. For this game the coach can not count on Miichail Antonio, Kouyate and Andrew Carroll, for being injured.