Our betting analysts at Ace Football preview the Premier League round 16 game between Manchester United and Bournemouth and offer team news, stats, facts and the best betting suggestions for the match.
The spotlight is on both Manchester United and Bournemouth. They face each other this coming Saturday in the Premier League at Old Trafford.
Manchester United are sixth in the Premier League rankings with 27 points after 15 matches played, whereas Bournemouth sit 15th with 16 points.
Form: Manchester United vs Bournemouth
Manchester United Form
Their last three matches saw Manchester United drawing 3-3 with Galatasaray, losing 1-0 against Newcastle before beating Chelsea by 2-1. Manchester United won half of their previous six matches on home soil in the Premier League, while also drawing zero. They suffered three defeats, while they scored six and conceded nine goals.
In their last three matches, Bournemouth beat Sheffield United 1-3, drew 2-2 with Aston Villa, and beat Crystal Palace by 0-2. Bournemouth claimed two wins against one draw and three defeats in their last six away matches in the Premier League. The scoreline from these matches reads 15 goals conceded and nine scored.
Betting facts for Manchester United and Bournemouth
Let’s have a look at some of the most interesting betting-relevant facts based on the stats from the last couple of matches that Manchester United and Bournemouth played across all tournaments.
- In 9 of the last 11 Manchester United matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- In 7 of the last 8 Manchester United home matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- Manchester United have scored in 5 of the last 6 matches
- Manchester United have conceded in 5 of the last 7 home matches
- Manchester United have not lost 3 of the last 4 matches
- In the last 8 Bournemouth away matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
- In 7 of the last 8 away matches Bournemouth played, both teams scored
- In 7 of the last 8 Bournemouth away matches the sum of goals was over 3.5
- In 8 of the last 9 Bournemouth matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
- In 6 of the last 7 matches Bournemouth played, both teams scored
Interesting players: Manchester United vs Bournemouth
Look no further than Scott McTominay, when searching for a marksman currently in good shape. He hit the target twice lately for Manchester United in the Premier League, while Dominic Solanke managed three goals in the last half dozen matches for Bournemouth in this tournament. No doubt, both players are looking to add to their total once again.
Popular betting markets: Manchester United vs Bournemouth
Manchester United have beaten Bournemouth in four consecutive home league meetings. In their last 10 matches at Old Trafford across all tournaments, the Red Devils won five times, drew zero, and lost five times. Bournemouth claimed four wins, one draw, and five defeats in their last 10 games away.
Both teams to score
Manchester United scored the first goal of the match in five games from a possible ten. Bournemouth scored the opening goal in five of a possible ten games. Bournemouth managed two wins without conceding a goal in their previous 10 matches. Manchester United have scored in six consecutive home meetings with Bournemouth.
Over 2.5 goals happened in six of Manchester United’s last ten matches across all tournaments. They pulled off an average of 1.4 goals during this run. Over 2.5 goals came up in eight of Bournemouth’s previous ten matches across all tournaments. They managed to score an average of 1.4 goals in these matches.
Recommended tip: Manchester United vs Bournemouth
To summarize, the upcoming Premier League clash seems to be a good opportunity to place some bets. Taking into account the stats and facts for Manchester United vs Bournemouth mentioned in this article, we are offering a free betting tip below.