Manchester United vs AFC Bournemouth Preview and Prediction: Man U to Win 2-0 at 5/1
Manchester United and AFC Bournemouth will play their seventeenth game of the Premier League season at Old Trafford on Wednesday, 13th December.
The teams last played in March this year and the game ended in a 1 – 1 draw. Manchester United won both of their games last year, the first 3 – 1 and the second 1 – 3. AFC Bournemouth last defeated Manchester United in December 2015.
Manchester United are currently second in the Premier League table with 35 points having won 11 games, drawn 2 and lost 3. They are eleven points below Manchester City. In their last game they lost 1 – 2 to Manchester City.
AFC Bournemouth are fourteenth in the Premier League table with 16 points having won 4 games, drawn 4 and lost 8. They are one point below Brighton. In their last game they drew 1 – 1 with Crystal Palace.
It has been a difficult week for Manchester United with Premier League and Champions League fixtures. Their defeat in the derby over the weekend will be weighing on their minds and this may give Bournemouth an opening. However, they are still going to be extremely hard to beat on their home ground.
A 2 – 0 win for Manchester United is the most likely outcome with Paddy Power and Boyle Sports both offering odds of 5/1.
Paddy Power Odds: 2/9 Manchester United to Win, 5/1 for a Draw and 12/1 AFC Bournemouth to Win
Boyle Sports Odds: 2/7 Manchester United to Win, 4/1 for a Draw and 10/1 AFC Bournemouth to Win