Manchester United welcome Fulham for a clash in the Premier League at Old Trafford on Sunday.
Sitting two places behind the top of the table, Manchester United claimed 72 points after 37 rounds. Meanwhile, Fulham amassed 52 points and rank as number 10 in the Premier League at the moment.
With three wins on the bounce, Manchester United are ready to take on anyone, let alone Fulham, who'll be eager not to be the next victim in line.
Manchester United only average a modest 1.5 goals per game in their last ten matches in this tournament, in which they scored 15 goals. They also conceded five for an average of 0.5 per game. They kept their opponents from scoring six times.
Ahead of their upcoming Premier League match, Fulham have an ample average of 1.6 goals per game in their last ten matches. They scored a tolerable 16 goals, while also conceding 14 times. That amounts to an average of 1.4 per game, in which they kept their opponents from scoring one times.
The last time these two sides facing off here came up against each other, Manchester United came away with a 1-2 win. Rest assured they have a similar outcome in mind at Old Trafford.
Manchester United vs Fulham Prediction
Manchester United Form
In their last three outings, Manchester United won 2-0 against Wolverhampton, beat Bournemouth by 0-1 and hammered Chelsea 4-1. In their last six Premier League home matches, Manchester United racked up five strong wins, while they've drawn once. They lost none while scoring ten and conceding one goals.
Manchester United targeted a place inside the top six before the Premier League season. However, ranked inside the top three, they are dreaming of medals after a great campaign.
Fulham claimed seven points from their last nine available, as the won by 5-3 and 0-2 against Leicester and Southampton, respectively. Last time out, Crystal Palace ended up stealing a point in a 2-2 draw. Fulham, meanwhile, won twice, while they've drawn zero and lost four in their last six away in the Premier League.
Manchester United were dreaming of qualifying for Europe, but after a fantastic campaign, they could even finish the season on the podium.
The crowd usually get a very entertaining encounter, when Manchester United face Fulham, and we see no reason for this to end on Sunday. The value bet lies with goals.
Fulham claimed two wins and seven points in their last 11 games against teams from the top six. They scored ten times in these matches, but also conceded 20 goals. Manchester United are looking at a record of 22 wins, six draws and nine defeats in the Premier League this season. Fulham show off 15 wins, seven draws and 15 defeats in the Premier League.
Manchester United vs Fulham Stats
- Manchester United have not lost the last 28 home matches in a row
- Manchester United have scored in 25 of the last 26 home matches
- Manchester United have won 4 of the last 5 home matches without conceding a goal
- Manchester United have won 10 of the last 12 home matches
- In the last 5 Manchester United matches the sum of goals was under 2.5
- Fulham have conceded in 12 of the last 13 matches
- In the last 3 Fulham away matches the sum of goals was under 2.5
- Fulham have lost 5 of the last 7 away matches
- In the last 3 Fulham away matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- Fulham have conceded in 6 of the last 7 away matches
Manchester United vs Fulham Squads
Manchester United Squad
The 53-year-old coach of the home team, Erik ten Hag, will select the lineup against Fulham from the squad below. The information in the brackets refers to goals scored and matches played in the Premier League this season:
David De Gea (0/37), Jack Butland (0/0), Tom Heaton (0/0), Aaron Wan-Bissaka (0/19), Brandon Williams (0/0), Diogo Dalot (1/25), Harry Maguire (0/15), Lisandro Martinez (1/27), Luke Shaw (1/31), Phil Jones (0/0), Raphael Varane (0/24), Tyrell Malacia (0/21), Victor Lindelof (0/19), Bruno Fernandes (7/36), Casemiro (4/27), Christian Eriksen (1/27), Donny van de Beek (0/7), Facundo Pellistri (0/3), Fred (2/34), Jadon Sancho (5/25), Kobbie Mainoo (0/1), Marcel Sabitzer (0/11), Scott McTominay (1/23), Alejandro Garnacho (3/18), Anthony Elanga (0/16), Anthony Martial (6/20), Antony (4/25), Marcus Rashford (17/34), Mason Greenwood (0/0), Wout Weghorst (0/16).
Here is the full team squad of Fulham. The 45 year-old Marco Silva will select his starting lineup from the following players:
Bernd Leno (0/35), Marek Rodak (0/2), Antonee Robinson (0/34), Cedric Soares (0/8), Issa Diop (1/24), Kenny Tete (0/30), Layvin Kurzawa (0/3), Shane Duffy (0/5), Tim Ream (1/33), Tosin Adarabioyo (1/24), Andreas Pereira (4/33), Daniel James (2/23), Harrison Reed (3/36), Harry Wilson (2/28), Joao Palhinha (3/34), Neeskens Kebano (0/17), Sasa Lukic (0/11), Tom Cairney (2/32), Tyrese Francois (0/1), Aleksandar Mitrovic (14/23), Bobby Reid (4/36), Manor Solomon (4/18), Vinicius (5/27), Willian (5/26).
Manchester United vs Fulham Team News
Manchester United could have up to five missing players for various reasons for their upcoming match against Fulham on Sunday. For their upcoming match in round 38, Manchester United are unable to call upon Mason Greenwood, who is suspended.
Marcel Sabitzer, Donny van de Beek, Lisandro Martinez and Jadon Sancho are missing from the squad, Manchester United will field against Fulhamthis coming Sunday.
Fulham face a list of three absentees from the squad ahead of their next match on Sunday against Manchester United. Aleksandar Mitrovic is suspended from the Fulham squad with too many penalty points to his name.
Fulham need to do without Shane Duffy and Neeskens Kebano, who are not fit enough to travel to Old Trafford.
Manchester United vs Fulham Lineups
Manchester United vs Fulham H2H
Manchester United ended up winning 1-2 in the most recent meeting between these two rivals. Rest assured they have a similar outcome in mind at Old Trafford. Manchester United will be hoping to add another win to their fine tally against Fulham. They are enjoying a good 8-2-0 advantage against their forthcoming visitors. The bookies best betting odds on a home win are at 11/20.
Manchester United vs Fulham Results
Both teams found the back of the net seven times in the last ten matches between Manchester United and Fulham.
Manchester United vs Fulham Betting Tips
It's been a great season for Aleksandar Mitrovic so far with 14 goals to his name across all tournaments this season. He also hit the target three times in his last six games, and no doubt Fulham want him to continue this productive spell against Manchester Unitedthis coming Sunday.
Manchester United are undefeated in the previous 10 matches at Old Trafford, winning eight along the way while drawing two. Fulham won four of their previous 10 games away from home across all tournaments, in which they drew one and lost five. Manchester United claimed four wins without allowing a goal against in their last 10 games on home soil.
Over 2.5 goals came up seven times in the previous ten encounters between Manchester United and Fulham, as Manchester United scored 2.2 goals on average per game and Fulham averaging 0.9 goals. Both teams scored in seven times of these matches. Over 2.5 goals came out three times in the previous ten matches across all tournaments for Manchester United, who scored an average of 1.2 goals along the way. Over 2.5 goals happened in six of the last ten games for Fulham, who scored 1.6 times on average in those matches.