Saturday, July 4, “Bournemouth”, under the threat of relegation from the Premier League, will stay at old Trafford. The team will have a meeting with “Manchester United”, which is fighting for a place in the Champions League.
Manchester United and after the forced pause continues to demonstrate excellent form. Wards OLE Gunnar sulsher not know bitterness of defeats in 15 last matches (in all competitions), and after release from quarantine won three victories in four games (one game against Tottenham, ended in a draw – 1:1). As for home matches, the team on “old Trafford” in 4 last games opponents have scored 13 goals and did not lose points.
Now the team is fighting for 4th place, although subject to suspension from European competition countrymen from the “city” and the 5th row of the table can be a window into the Champions League. While Manchester United fifth, but scored the same number of points, and reaching the sixth “Wolverhampton”. So to lose points “red devils”, no way!
“Bournemouth” after the resumption of the season has not yet started to show signs of life. Three defeats with joint account 1:7 dropped the “cherry” on last place. Backlog from saving 17-th line like a small – only one point. But in this game, even this deficit will be difficult to eliminate. Makes a series of team Eddie Howe has reached seven matches. And the last away win happened last year, when “Bournemouth” unexpectedly beat “Chelsea” (1:0). However, in the first leg at home, “cherry” was able to put on the blades and Manchester United – thanks to a goal by Joshua king at the end of the first half, “Bournemouth” won with the score 1:0. However, the overall statistics of personal meetings still testifies to the overwhelming advantage of “Manchester United”: 11 wins in 17 matches with 3 draws and 3 defeats. Goal difference is 34:14. But at home they never lost the “cherries”!
Bookmakers prefer the hosts, and we venture to predict that victory for Manchester United would be convincing.
“Manchester United”: De GEA; Van Bisca, LindelEf, Maguire, Show; Pogba, MATIC; Greenwood, Fernandez, United Rashford; Martial.
Bournemouth International: Looks; Stacy, Mepham, Eyck, Smith; Brooks, L. Cook, Lerma, Gosling, Stanislas; King.