Manchester City vs Manchester United – Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds

Published: September 26, 2022
Author: Josh Stewart
Last Updated: September 26, 2022

Man City welcome Man Utd to another derby between the long-time rivals on Sunday at Etihad Stadium. Who gets the chance to mock the other until they met again? A glance at the Premier League table reveals that, the current difference between the teams is 5 points and -3 places.

Man City vs Man Utd Stats

  • Manchester City have scored in the last 23 matches in a row
  • Manchester City have won the last 10 home matches in a row
  • Manchester City have not lost 24 of the last 26 home matches
  • Manchester City have scored in 25 of the last 26 home matches
  • Manchester City have not lost 20 of the last 22 matches
  • Manchester United have won 5 of the last 6 matches
  • Manchester United have won 5 of the last 6 away matches
  • Manchester United have not lost 5 of the last 6 matches
  • Manchester United have not lost 5 of the last 6 away matches
  • Manchester United have scored in 7 of the last 9 matches

Man City vs Man Utd Lineups

Man City vs Man Utd Preview

Manchester City swept all aside in their last three matches and started off by winning 0-4 against Sevilla. They went on to defeat Borussia Dortmund 2-1 and made it three on the spin against Wolverhampton in a 0-3 victory. Man City bulldozed their way through the previous six Premier League outing at Etihad Stadium. They won all six, adding 18 points to their account, whilst scoring 27 and conceding five. Man City have been on fire on their home turf this season. They have so far hammered in 14 goals, while also conceding two. This makes them the most scoring home side in the Premier League.

Six points is Manchester United have to show from their past three matches, as they beat Arsenal by 3-1. This was followed by a 0-1 defeat against Real Sociedad, before winning 0-2 against FC Sheriff. Man Utd, meanwhile, won twice, while they’ve drawn zero and lost four in their last six away in the Premier League. Man Utd proved themselves generous visitors in the Premier League this season, as they conceded an astonishing four goals so far. This leaves them with the worst defensive record of all teams from their away matches.

Man City vs Man Utd H2H

Man City beat Man Utd in their last two meetings, as they followed up a 2-0 win with a 4-1 victory. The home side were in awesome shape, the last time they played Man Utd, as the latter got taught a lesson in a 4-1 win for a high-flying Man City team. The bookies have Man City to win this match at best price odds of 1.33.

Current table in the Premier League

Full Time Betting

Man City won ten of the previous 10 home matches across all tournaments, while drawing zero and losing zero as well. Man Utd won five from a possible 10 away from home, as they also drew zero and lost five in this run. In their previous 10 matches away from home, Man Utd claimed four wins to nil.

Both Teams to Score

Man City had a good reading on Man Utd in their last two meetings, which they won by 2-0 and 4-1, respectively. Both teams found the back of the net five times in the past ten matches between home side Man City and Man Utd. Best priced odds on BTTS with the bookies are at 1.75.

Over/Under Tips

Over 2.5 goals came out five times in the last ten encounters between these two teams. Man City managed an average of 1.6 goals, with Man Utd averaging 1.2 goals in these. Both teams to score was a winning bet five times in this run of matches. Over 2.5 goals paid out in eight of Man City’s ten most recent home matches across the tournaments, and they scored an 3.2 goals on average in the process. Over 2.5 goals came up in four of the last ten matches Man Utd played across all tournaments. They managed to score an average of 1.1 goals in these matches.

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