Cardiff City take on Manchester United at the Cardiff City Stadium looking to profit from the United team in total disarray coming into this match. Cardiff know Solskjaer rather well after the Norwegian had a miserable time with the Bluebirds back in 2014. He has been appointed as the interim manager of the Red Devils,…
Cardiff City FC vs Manchester United FC – Betting Tips for the game
Cardiff City once again went through a defeat in an away match, but two late goals provided a glossy look to the 3-2 loss against Watford. This was the third defeat in the last five matches for the Hornets.
Manchester United decided to sack Jose Mourinho after a 3-1 defeat against Liverpool at Anfield. The result left the Red Devils in the sixth spot with an incredible eight points just to catch Arsenal.
The recent game between United and Cardiff was back in 2014 when the Bluebirds travelling to Old Trafford and lost 2-0. United’s last away match against Cardiff City was a 2-2 draw in 2013. Our betting tips and predictions expect a draw.
Cardiff City FC vs Manchester United FC – Match odds
Manchester United may have stepped out of the Jose Mourinho era but the players will still be going through a difficult period in terms of confidence levels. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer does not have the greatest record as a manager. Meanwhile, Cardiff have been exceptional at home in recent matches with four wins in five. The home support will try to create a tremendous atmosphere, which will certainly intimidate the visiting team. Yet, United players will show a reasonable improvement and our preview would back a draw.
Cardiff City win odds: 6.50
Manchester United win odds: 1.57
Cardiff City FC vs Manchester United FC – Correct Score odds
Manchester United have been through goals at both ends of the pitch in recent matches. Cardiff have conceded fewer goals (9) than Manchester United (11) over the last six matches, but the Red Devils are expected to improve on this front. Our correct score prediction would go with a 1-1 draw, as Cardiff are not outstanding going forward.
Cardiff City FC vs Manchester United FC – Over/Under 2.5 Goals odds
United are expected to make a sizeable improvement in terms of their performances in this match. Cardiff’s home support can be extremely noisy and this can intimidate even the most confident teams. The arrival of Solskjaer may not lift United tactically, but the absence of Jose Mourinho may just provide a lift to United players like Paul Pogba. Our total goals prediction would opt for under 2.5 goals.
Cardiff City FC vs Manchester United FC – First Goalscorer odds
Callum Paterson has emerged as a key player for Cardiff going forward, as his physicality has often led to the opposition wilting under pressure. He can also provide great work rate that can trouble an unsettled backline like Manchester United’s back four. Our first goalscorer prediction would back Callum Paterson.
Cardiff City FC vs Manchester United FC – Free bet offers
Below we have all our free bet offers and bonuses for this weekend.
Bet £20 get a £20 Free Bet. New players only. Qualifying bet(s) must have minimum odds of 4/5 and must be settled before triggering free bet
£50 staggered free bet. Place your first bet and get £10 matched. After 5 bets get a free bet of up to £20 based on the average stake of your 5 bets. Then after your 10th bet, get another free bet of up to £20 based on the average stake of your last 5 bets.
Basically, to claim the free bets, place a £10 bet when you join to get £10. Then after 5 £20 bets, you get another £20. This then repeats so you can claim the final £20.
Min. odds of 1/2 (1.5) or greater required to qualify.
Draw at 4.20
Total goals under 2.5 at 2.00