Manchester United vs Wolves betting tips: Premier League match preview & predictions

Manchester United vs Wolves prediction: Manchester United 2-1 Wolves

Wolves have only won one of their last seven matches, while Manchester Untied are looking for a third straight win in all competitions. That said, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side have lost three of their last four matches in the Premier League.

Wolves will have had more than 10 days to prepare for this one, while Manchester United were in action on Wednesday night.

The Red Devils will take confidence from their recent 1-0 win over Wolves in the FA Cup.

Manchester United vs Wolves: Who will win?

Man United have won seven of their last eight matches against Wolves at Old Trafford. Manchester United are 23/20 to win the match while a Wolves win is priced at 5/2. The draw can be backed at 23/10.

Five of Wolves’ last six away league matches have featured three or more goals. Bet on over 2.5 goals at 6/5.

Anthony Martial has scored 12 goals so far this season and will lead Man United’s attack on Saturday. Martial is 3/1 to open the scoring and 1/1 to score anytime.

Manchester United vs Wolves Premier League match preview

Manchester United host Wolves at Old Trafford on Saturday evening.

Manchester United beat rivals Manchester City 1-0 at the Etihad in Wednesday night’s League Cup semi-final second leg.

Nemanja Matic scored the winner with a brilliant goal but was sent off later in the match. Despite the win, United were knocked out of the competition due to their 3-1 defeat in the first leg.

Manchester United have lost their two previous Premier League matches 2-0, at home to Burnley and away at Liverpool. The Red Devils begin the weekend in fifth position, six points behind Chelsea.

United have won six and drawn four of their 12 home matches this season. Only Liverpool and Manchester City have scored more goals at home than United.

Wolves suffered a 2-1 defeat to Liverpool last time out. Raul Jimenez scored against Liverpool and has now netted each of Wolves’ last three goals. Nuno Espirito Santo’s men are 7th in the table, level on 34 points with United.

Wolves have won four and drawn five of their matches on the road this season.

Saturday’s match will be the 12th Premier League meeting between the two sides. The reverse fixture at Molineux ended in a 1-1 draw in August. Anthony Martial’s opener was cancelled out by Ruben Neves’ equaliser.

United’s last top-flight win over Wolves was back in 2012. All three of Wolves’ Premier League wins over United have come at home.

Manchester United team news vs Wolves

Midweek matchwinner Nemanja Matic will serve a one-match suspension after his sending off at the Etihad on Wednesday night.

Bruno Fernandes completed his move from Sporting on Thursday and the midfielder could be thrown straight into action on Saturday.

Daniel James should come back into the side after he was on the bench in midweek. Jesse Lingard is expected to make way.

Paul Pogba won’t return from his foot injury until mid-February at the earliest.

Scott McTominay and Axel Tuanzebe are sidelined. Timothy Fosu-Mensah is also likely to miss out due to a lack of match fitness.

Marcus Rashford has a serious back injury and is a long-term absentee.

Wolves team news vs Manchester United

Ruben Vinagre is the only injury concern for Nuno Espirito Santo’s side.

Diogo Jota featured off the bench against Liverpool while Willy Boly was an unused substitute. Both are expected to start this one.

Portuguese winger Daniel Podence could be handed a debut after completing his move from Olympiacos.

Midfielder Enzo Loiodice has been brought in on loan from Dijon, but he is unlikely to be involved on Saturday.

Manchester United predicted line-up vs Wolves

Predicted Manchester United XI vs Wolves

Predicted Manchester United XI vs Wolves

Wolves predicted line-up vs Manchester United

Predicted Wolves XI vs Manchester United

Predicted Wolves XI vs Manchester United

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All odds mentioned in this article are correct at the time of publishing and are subject to change.

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