Manchester United will face off against Luton Town at Old Trafford in Round 12 of the Premier League. Manchester United has encountered some difficulties in this Premier League season, managing only 6 wins out of 11 matches.
At the moment, they find themselves in the 8th position in the league standings. However, in their most recent Premier League showdown against Fulham, they clinched a vital victory with a late-winning goal courtesy of Fernandes, which added three precious points to their tally.
Conversely, Luton Town currently occupies the 17th position in the league standings, narrowly surpassing AFC Bournemouth based on goal difference to move out of the relegation zone. They've managed just one win out of 11 games so far. Their most recent Premier League match concluded in a draw against Liverpool. The top bookmakers in India have fantastic Premier League odds with them.
Manchester United consistently registers an impressive 4.93 shots on target per match, significantly boosting their chances of scoring the first goal in the game.
The betting tip is...
Manchester United to score first goal
Luke Shaw, Tyrell Malacia, and Casemiro are currently out of action due to injuries, while there's uncertainty surrounding Rashford's availability. Despite this, there's a silver lining in their goalkeeper, Onana, who has performed remarkably, making an impressive 52 saves.
The team relies significantly on the attacking prowess of Scott McTominay and Bruno Fernandes. It's worth noting their exceptional shooting accuracy, with McTominay boasting a 12.2% success rate and Fernandes an impressive 24.5%.
Granacho is expected to start for United.
Predicted Lineup: Andre Onana, Wan-Bissaka, Maguire, Diogo Dalot, Evans, Scott McTominay, Christian Eriksen, Antony, Bruno Fernandes, Garnacho, Rasmus Hojlund.
Following a recent draw against Liverpool, Luton Town managed to climb out of the relegation zone, edging ahead of AFC Bournemouth based on goal difference.
Injury setbacks have sidelined Reece Burke, Mads Juel Andersen, Daniel Potts, and Amari'i Bell. Noteworthy performances from Morris and Brown stand out, with impressive on-target shot rates of 24% and 16%, respectively, making them pivotal players for the team.
Ogbene might start for Luton Town.
Predicted Lineup: Kaminski, Osho, Lockyer, Mengi, Alfie Doughty, Barkley, Nakamba, Kabore, Ogbene/Brown, Townsend, Morris
In their last five matches against Luton Town, Manchester United has showcased dominance, securing four wins. They possess a lethal attacking duo in Fernandes and McTominay, capable of dismantling any opponent.
Fernandes, contributing to a total of 6 goals and assists, stands as the primary threat to Luton Town. With an average possession of 53%, United is expected to assert their dominance in the game.
Luton Town, on their best days, can be a strong force. For instance, They drew against the mighty Liverpool in their last game. Morris, contributing to a total of 4 goals and assists, and goalkeeper Kaminiski, with 35 saves to his name, present a challenge for United.
However, Manchester United holds a superior squad, abundant with exceptional talent and tactical acumen, making them the clear favorites to triumph in this exciting match.