Manchester United vs Manchester City Betting Odds, Predictions & Winning Tips (English Premier League 2023/24, October 29)
The first Manchester derby of the 2023/24 English Premier League season will take place on Sunday, the 29th. The Red Devils welcome their city rivals for what promises to be an exciting clash. Given their performance in recent matches, neither team seems invincible; City has stumbled with two losses, while United has lost on six occasions this season. This matchup will inevitably deliver plenty of entertaining and dramatic moments.
Man United vs Man City (2023-24 Premier League) Key Info
Manchester United are in a good position heading into the derby on Sunday. With back-to-back wins in the EPL and UCL, they will be buzzing to extend their winning run against their noisy neighbors.
Man City have also won two games on the bounce following their 1-0 defeat to Arsenal. Haaland, the team’s top goal-scorer, played a pivotal role in securing these two impressive victories, scoring three times on both occasions.
|ℹ️ Tournament:||English Premier League, Matchday 10|
|🏟️ Venue:||Old Trafford, Manchester, England|
|🗓️ Date:||29th October 2023|
|⏰ Time:||16:30 GMT on Sunday|
Man United vs Man City Preview and Stats
Man United vs Man City Odds
The best Man United odds for a win in this match is 4.50 (73/100). EPL bookmakers expect a victory for the Cityzens, assigning them winning odds of 1.73 (7/2). If you’re considering a bet on the match ending in a draw, the odds for that outcome is 4.00 (3/1).
- Man United to win @ 4.50 (73/100)
- Draw @ 4.00 (3/1)
- Man City to win @ 1.73 (7/2)
Manchester United FC
The Red Devils have rebounded from their initial season struggles, securing back-to-back victories. Despite these wins against lower-caliber teams, they still count as valuable triumphs. As they approach the match against Man City, United will work towards extending their winning streak.
Manchester City FC
Manchester City preserved their flawless start to their Champions League title defense, clinching a 3-1 victory over Young Boys. Goals from Manuel Akanji and Erling Haaland secured victory for the visitors. The Cityzens’ focus now shifts to the highly anticipated Sunday showdown against United.
Man United vs Man City: Head-to-Head
Manchester United has competed against the Cityzens fifty-two times in the modern era of the English Premier League. Up to this point, the Red Devils have emerged victorious in twenty-five matches, whereas City has clinched victory in eighteen encounters. Furthermore, Man Utd has secured a win against City twelve times when playing at Old Trafford.
- Man City 2-1 Man United (June 3, 2023)
- Man United 2-1 Man City (January 14, 2023)
- Man City 6-3 Man United (October 2, 2022)
- Man City 4-1 Man United (March 6, 2022)
- Man United 0-2 Man City (November 6, 2021)
Last Five Games
- Man United: LLWWW
- Man City: LWLWW
Man United vs Man City Predictions
Both Teams To Score – Yes @ 1.64 (16/25)
Manchester City has a well-known track record for their goal-scoring prowess in derby matches, boasting an impressive fifteen goals in their last five clashes with United. They will likely continue this trend on Sunday. On the other side, United has scored seven goals over their previous five encounters with them. It’s worth mentioning that the last time United failed to score against Man City was on November 6, 2021. Considering these stats, we expect both sides to score in this encounter.
Man City To Win @ 1.73 (7/2)
Despite recent setbacks, Manchester City remains a formidable team. The club consistently delivers exceptional performances, demonstrating a formidable presence in attack and defense. Their intense play establishes City as the clear frontrunner in this upcoming encounter. Manchester United’s recent track record doesn’t work in their favor, losing four of their last five matches against the Cityzens. Considering all these factors, our prediction leans heavily towards a victory for Manchester City.
Erling Haaland To Score Anytime – Yes @ 1.74 (37/50)
Erling Haaland currently leads the Premier League’s top scorers chart with nine goals. In his inaugural Manchester Derby last October, he managed to secure a hat-trick. Given Haaland’s prolific scoring ability, he has the potential to score at any point in the game. Our latest football odds also support this bet option.
Man United vs Man City Team News
Luke Shaw, Lisandro Martinez, Aaron Wan-Bissaka, and Tyrell Malacia will all be absent from this match. However, there’s a chance for young talent Kobbie Mainoo and Casemiro are back from injury.
Kevin De Bruyne is still out with a hamstring problem, while goalkeeper Zack Steffen is down with a knee injury. All other players are available for Sunday’s game.
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We anticipate a victory for Manchester City as they aim to kickstart a new winning streak following their recent EPL triumph against Brighton. While Manchester United has the potential to pull off an upset, the odds are in favor of City securing the win. You can make smart online bets by following our Man United vs Man City betting predictions and tips.