This Thursday, Manchester United receives the Partizan Belgrade at Old Trafford on the occasion of the fourth day of the group stage of the Europa League. Manchester United defends its 1st place. Partizan will try to bring back a positive result from Old Trafford.
Manchester United vs Partizan Belgrade Soccer Betting Prediction
Considered the favorite of this UEFA Europa League pool, Manchester United meets expectations and leads the standings with 7 points on the clock. After an inaugural win at home against Astana (1-0), the Red Devils brought a point of their trip to Alkmaar (0-0) and won in the lair of Partizan on the last day (0- 1). 10th in the Premier League, the Mancunian formation is still struggling to figure well on the national stage. Victorious only once in the last 6 days, for 3 defeats and 2 draws, Manchester United remains on a loss conceded to Bournemouth last weekend (1-0).
Partizan is currently 3rd in the Europa League group L and is 1 point behind second place, synonymous with qualifying for the round of 32. The Belgrade-based squad has played fairly well so far, as evidenced by the point of the home-away draw against Alkmaar (2-2), the win at Astana (1-2) and the short defeat conceded at home in Manchester United (0-1). 4th in his championship, the Partizan has still been defeated 3 times in the last 5 days, for 2 wins. Last weekend, the team easily defeated Vojvodina (4-0).
Headcount for Manchester United vs Partizan Belgrade
Manchester United’s squad is still weakened by defections of Shaw and Pogba executives, experienced midfielder Matic and defending defenders Tuanzebe, Bailly, Dalot and Fosu-Mensah. In addition, incumbent defender Lindelof and midfielder Angel Gomes joined the infirmary. The attackers Martial and Rashford are however available.
No absence is to be noted on the side of Partizan except that of former Newcastle player Lazar Markovic (3 goals in 4 league games). The young Nigerian striker trained at Roma Umar Sadiq is the club’s current top scorer in the league with 7 goals and should be at the leading edge of the attack.
Best Betting Prediction Manchester United vs Partizan Belgrade
Backed by Old Trafford, Manchester United should logically overtake the Partizan after winning in Belgrade on the last day. Victory Manchester United
Betting Prediction: Martial to score