In the central match of the 29th round of the Premier League, Manchester United will host Manchester City at Old Trafford on March 8. Both Manchester teams are extremely motivated to get a victory. Who will win? – Read our prediction.
At what time will Manchester United and Manchester City play?
The game time is March 8, 2020, 16:30 GMT
Where the match will be shown?
What are the teams’ positions in the standings?
Manchester United take the 7th position and Manchester City are the 2nd in the English Premier League
How many wins, draws and losses do the teams have?
Manchester United have 11 wins, 9 draws and 8 losses and Manchester City have 18 wins, 3 draws and 6 losses in the English Premier League
Predictions and Tips
- MoneyLine Pick: Machester City Will Win
- Over Under Pick: The Total Will Go Over 2.5
- Computer Predicted Score: 1-2
Manchester United is coming to this match with a pleasant series of nine matches without a loss in all tournaments. And in the last fights, the Red Devils defeated their rivals. In particular, in the FA Cup Manchester United defeated Derby (3:0), and in the Europa League crushed Brugge (5:0).
In the Premier League, the condition of the team of Ole Gunnar Solskjær is not so impressive. Manchester United in their last five meetings defeated Chelsea (2:0) and Watford (3:0), tied with Wolverhampton (0:0) and Everton (1:1), and lost to Burnley (0:2). Nevertheless, these results of Manchester United were enough to climb to the fifth line and intervene in the struggle for a ticket to the Champions League.
With representatives of the top six, Manchester United is playing pretty well this season. Better than the Red Devils in this regard, only Liverpool. At Old Trafford, Manchester United defeated Chelsea (4:0), Tottenham Hotspur (2:1), tied with Liverpool (1:1) and Arsenal (1:1). On the road, Solskjær’s wards defeated Chelsea (2:0), Manchester City (2:1), but lost to Liverpool and Arsenal at 0:2.
Three players are now injured in Manchester United: Lee Grant, Paul Pogba and Marcus Rashford. The participation of Aaron Van Bissaka, Daniel James and Timothy Fosu-Mensah is in doubt.
Man City have won all five previous official matches. In the Premier League, the team of Josep Guardiola dealt with West Ham (2:0) and Leicester (1:0), in the Champions League defeated Real Madrid (2:1) at Santiago Bernabeu, and in the FA Cup Sheffield Wensday (1:0).
Also, the Citizens won the League Cup, defeating Aston Villa in the final (2:1).
Manchester City in the championship remains in second place, being ahead of the third Leicester by seven points.
With representatives of the top six, Manchester City plays not well in this championship. On the road, the Citizens lost to Tottenham Hotspur (0:2) and Liverpool (1:3), but defeated Arsenal (3:0). At home, Guardiola’s team suffered a fiasco from Manchester United (1:2), tied with Tottenham Hotspur (2:2), and defeated Chelsea (2:1).
The bad news came from the City infirmary. Aymeric Laporte again settled there, forming a company with Leroy Sana’a. In addition, the participation of key Manchester City player Kevin De Bruyne is under question.
Betting Tips Statistic
- Manchester United wining series reaches nine official fights.
- The winning series of Manchester City has reached five official meetings.
- This season Manchester United have twice beat the Citizens at Etihad.
- Last season Manchester City won 2-0 away.
Manchester United vs Manchester City Prediction
The result of this fight largely depends on whether De Bruyne will be ready to play. If yes, the chances of the Red Devils to win will clearly decrease. However, they are already not very high. Manchester City took the habit of beating Manchester United in his den. To do this again, recalling who is stronger in Manchester, Manchester City will be very happy. However, Manchester United are now scoring pretty well.
- We predict that total will be Over 2.5.