Manchester United vs West Ham Prediction & Match Preview

Manchester United vs West Ham
England – FA Cup
Date: Tuesday, 9 February 2021
Kick-off at 19:30 UK/ 20:30 CET
Venue: Old Trafford (Manchester).

Manchester United had a spectacular 3-2 win at home against the Premier League champions of last season, Liverpool, in the last FA Cup clash. Their morale will be high as they play after the 9-0 win at home against Southampton in the previous PL clash in their schedule.

West Ham reached the quarter-finals by defeating Doncaster with a 4-0 scoreline at home. The away team had two wins and a loss right after that in the Premier League fixtures. Their previous encounter was on the road and they defeated Aston villa with a 1-3 score on the board.

Manchester United vs West Ham Head-to-head (h2h)

  • Only one of their recent five matches has ended in a draw.
  • Their previous encounter gave a 1-3 away win for Red Devils.
  • Both teams have scored in four of their recent five fixtures.
  • The host has recorded three of the last five overall wins.
  • United has lost none of their last 16 clashes at home since 2008.

Manchester United vs West Ham Prediction

Manchester United has only one loss in their last five overall clashes. The defeat came against Sheffield United as a surprise. Still, the host enjoys the ground advantage in the game. Besides, the Red Devils were unbeaten in the previous two h2h meetings with the traveling side in PL fixtures.

There is no doubt that the match is sizing to be another high-scoring affair for the home team. The players finding the back of the net and their second position in the PL table will improve the morale. So, the tip for over 2.5 goals will probably be the best bet for the punters in the clash.

The home win in full-time will probably be another suitable option in the encounter. Regarding their ground advantage and squad strength, Ole Gunnar and his men are likely to create more chances in the fixture.

Manchester United vs West Ham Betting tips

  • Over 2.5 goals @ 1.50 (1/2).
  • Full-time result: Manchester United @ 1.50 (1/2).