It has been a tough week for Manchester United and qualifying for the FA Cup final is the only good news they have received in recent times.
After witnessing a draw against Tottenham, the Red Devils are set to come home and host Aston Villa at Old Trafford on Sunday. Both teams have a point differential of 6 points in the Premier League point table.
Manchester United has been going through a rough patch recently and they now stand at the 4th spot in the point table. Aston Villa is comfortably sitting at the 6th spot in the point table in close competition with Tottenham Hotspur. They will be motivated to gain some away points and get past the Spurs.
We expect an exciting match with goals on both sides.
The betting tip is...
Marcus Rashford will score a goal in the 2nd half.
After losing to Sevilla in the Europa League, Manchester United received more bad news after the previous game against Tottenham, as they have dropped down to the fourth spot in the point table.
The Red Devils struggled in the second half of the game against Tottenham and ended up conceding two goals to equalize the scores. The result of the last fixture took away the much-required away points from them.
Bruno Fernandes is out of action because of his recent injury.
Predicted Lineup: De Gea; Wan-Bissaka, Lindelof, Maguire, Shaw; Eriksen, Casemiro, Sabitzer; Antony, Martial, Rashford
The Lions are high on confidence as they are very close to reaching the top 5 in the Premier League.
Aston Villa are coming to Old Trafford after scoring a thrilling win over Fulham. With 52% of possession, Aston Villa gained an early advantage as Tyrone Mings scored a goal in the 21st minute. However, both teams failed to score any goal in the second half.
Philippe Coutinho (thigh), Leon Bailey (thigh), Boubacar Kamara (ankle) and Matty Cash (ankle) are sidelined because of their injuries.
Predicted Lineup: Martinez; Young, Konsa, Mings, Moreno; McGinn, Dendoncker, Luiz, Ramsey; Buendia, Watkins
Aston Villa has a long list of injuries, but Manchester United has a well-balanced lineup. Goals will be scored by both the teams at Old Trafford but we predict a win for Manchester United due to the many injuries in the Aston Villa Squad.