Reasons for betting on Manchester United vs West Ham tip
Manchester United lost the European Super Cup game during the mid-week, and the Red Devils need to forget this disappointment because the Premier League is about to start. And they will have one very tough opponent at the premiere, because West Ham is coming to Old Trafford. The Hammers spent a lot of money during this transfer window, and they landed several huge stars. Slaven Bilic is building a team whose goals is to reach Europe.
Martin Atkinson will be the referee of the spectacle.
Manchester United overview
The Red Devils had a chance to equalize against Real Madrid this Tuesday, but unfortunately for them, it seems that they lacked some composure and concentration. That was the second defeat since the start of the season along with 6 victories. From 8 games they have played 6 ended with a moderate number of goals, between 2 and 3. Also in 5 events, we have seen both teams to score. Jose Mourinho got an excellent player in Nemanja Matic who was one of the best in the previous two games and when he and Paul Pogba click, Manchester United will probably have one of the toughest midfield in the whole world.
West Ham overview
Despite spending a lot of cash, we haven’t seen any astonishing performances from The Hammers during the preseason. Only one victory in 6 matches is something that has to concern their manager Slaven Bilic. Marko Arnautovic and Chicharito Hernandez still didn’t reach the full potential, and on the other hand, the defense looks pretty bad. West Ham hasn’t recorded a victory in the previous 4 games. They have 2 draws and 2 losses with 9 goals allowed. A defeat against Manchester City in the most recent match which was supposed to be the final test before the start of the season in Premier League exposed many weaknesses.
In 4 games from 6 latest played we have seen over 2.5 goals.
Head to head games
Manchester United is unbeaten at Old Trafford in the previous 9 games against West Ham. During that span, the Red Devils had 7 victories and 2 draws. When we take a look the statistics in general, 5 of the recent 6 games ended with both teams to score. Also, just to mention, West Ham has only one victory in the previous 16 games versus United.
Jose Mourinho and Slaven Bilic, met 4 times during their respective careers. The record is slightly in favor of the Portuguese who has two wins, while his opponent has only one.
Prediction for betting on Manchester United vs West Ham tip
When we see the recent results and performances by the guests in this match, the logical conclusion is to play on the home team. The odds are not high, but at least they are certain. For the second pick, we would advise you to play that the hosts are going to win and that we are going to see at least three goals at Old Trafford. It is a bit challenging, but something tells us that this will come true.