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    Manchester United v Manchester City Tips, Predictions and Odds

    Manchester United host Manchester City in League Cup on Wednesday 6th January, 7:45pm at Old Trafford.

    Read on for all of our free football predictions and betting tips for this fixture.
    THE KICKOFF ALGORITHM’S WIN/DRAW/WIN BETTING TIP:
    Manchester City have a 50% chance of beating Manchester United

    PREDICTIONS & ODDS:

    Man Utd
    0%
    0.00
    Draw
    0%
    0.00
    Man City
    0%
    0.00
    Home/draw
    0%
    0.00
    Home/away
    0%
    0.00
    Away/draw
    0%
    0.00

    WIN/DRAW/WIN KEY STATISTICS:

    Man Utd have won 60% of their last 20 home cup games and Man City have lost 10% of their last 20 away cup games.

    The last time Man City won away in the cup was 1 game ago against Arsenal. The last time Man Utd lost a home cup game was 1 match ago against PSG.

    Man Utd last kept a clean sheet at home 3 games ago, and have kept 11 clean sheets in their last 20 home games. Man City last failed to score away in the cup 2 games ago and have missed the net in 4 of their last 20 away cup games.

    Of the 12 cup games Man Utd has won at home, they scored first 11 times. Of the 2 away games Man City has lost, they conceded first 2 times.

    View KickOff's top win/draw/win tipsters here >
    Man Utd home
    w
    H
    1 - 0
    l
    H
    0 - 2
    l
    H
    1 - 3
    w
    H
    4 - 1
    w
    H
    5 - 0
    w
    H
    1 - 0
    Man Utd have won 13, drawn 1 and lost 6 of their last 20 home games
    37
    F
    17
    A
    Man City away
    w
    H
    0 - 2
    w
    H
    1 - 4
    d
    H
    0 - 0
    w
    H
    0 - 1
    w
    H
    0 - 3
    w
    H
    0 - 3
    Man City have won 15, drawn 3 and lost 2 of their last 20 away games
    40
    F
    12
    A
    Manchester United v Manchester City 10 game form stats.
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    10 GAME FORM STATS
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    MAN UTD
    |
    MAN CITY
    Attacking
    MNU
    MCI
    Games won
    8
    6
    Games scored
    9
    8
    Scored first
    5
    7
    Clean sheets
    3
    6
    Goals scored
    24
    16
    Avg goals scored
    2.4
    1.6
    Avg shots per game
    11.0
    11.0
    Avg shots per goal
    5.0
    7.0
    Conversion rate for
    20%
    14%
    Defensive
    MNU
    MCI
    Games lost
    1
    Games conceded
    7
    4
    Conceded first
    4
    2
    Games failed to score
    1
    2
    Goals conceded
    11
    5
    Avg goals conceded
    1.1
    0.5
    Avg shots per game
    8.0
    5.0
    Avg shots per goal
    7.0
    9.0
    Conversion rate
    16%
    17%
    MNU
    MCI
    Form Stats Ranking
    9
    8
    THE KICKOFF ALGORITHM’S CORRECT SCORE BETTING TIP:
    There is a 10% chance of the full time result being a 1-1 draw

    PREDICTIONS & ODDS:

    H 1-0
    0%
    0.00
    D 0-0
    0%
    0.00
    A 0-1
    0%
    0.00
    H 2-0
    0%
    0.00
    D 1-1
    0%
    0.00
    A 0-2
    0%
    0.00
    H 2-1
    0%
    0.00
    D 2-2
    0%
    0.00
    A 1-2
    0%
    0.00
    H 3-0
    0%
    0.00
    D 3-3
    0%
    0.00
    A 0-3
    0%
    0.00
    H 3-1
    0%
    0.00
    D 4-4
    0%
    0.00
    A 1-3
    0%
    0.00
    H 3-2
    0%
    0.00
    A 2-3
    0%
    0.00
    H 4-0
    0%
    0.00
    A 0-4
    0%
    0.00
    H 4-1
    0%
    0.00
    A 1-4
    0%
    0.00
    H 4-2
    0%
    0.00
    A 2-4
    0%
    0.00
    H 4-3
    0%
    0.00
    A 3-4
    0%
    0.00
    H 5-0
    0%
    0.00
    A 0-5
    0%
    0.00
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    CORRECT SCORE KEY STATISTICS:

    Man Utd have scored 2 goals or more in 8 of their last 20 home games. Man City have conceded at least 2 goals in 3 of their last 20 away games.

    Man Utd have conceded 1 goal or less in 16 of their last 20 home cup games. Man City have scored 1 goal or less in 7 of their last 20 away cup games

    View all of this weekend’s correct score predictions here >
    Man Utd home
    0-2
    1-3
    1-3
    1-3
    0-2
    0-1
    1-1
    1-0
    1-0
    2-1
    1-0
    1-0
    1-0
    4-1
    5-0
    5-0
    3-0
    4-0
    3-0
    2-0
    Man City away
    2-0
    1-0
    0-0
    1-1
    0-0
    0-1
    0-1
    1-2
    1-2
    2-3
    0-2
    1-4
    0-3
    0-3
    0-2
    1-3
    1-3
    1-4
    0-3
    0-3
    THE KICKOFF ALGORITHM’S BOTH TEAMS TO SCORE BETTING TIP:
    There is a 60% chance of both teams to score in this match

    PREDICTIONS & ODDS:

    BTTS yes
    0%
    0.00
    BTTS No
    0%
    0.00
    BTTS + draw
    0%
    0.00
    BTTS + away
    0%
    0.00
    BTTS + home
    0%
    0.00

    BOTH TEAMS TO SCORE KEY STATISTICS

    30% of Man Utd's last 20 home cup games have ended with Both teams scoring. They won 2, drew 3 and lost 1 of those games.

    45% of Man City's last 20 away cup games ended with both teams scoring, they won 8, drew 0 and lost 1 of those games.

    The last time Man Utd failed to score at home in the cup was a 0-1 loss to Barcelona in April 2019.

    The last time Man City kept a clean sheet away in the cup was in a 0-0 draw against Porto in December 2020.

    View all of this weekend’s both teams to score predictions here >
    Man Utd home
    Both teams to score
    In Man Utd's last 20 home games both teams have scored 6 times, and both teams have not scored 14 times.
    Avg. goals for:
    1.85
    Avg. goals against:
    0.85
    Man City away
    Both teams to score
    In Man City's last 20 away games both teams have scored 8 times, and both teams have not scored 12 times.
    Avg. goals for:
    2
    Avg. goals against:
    0.6
    THE KICKOFF ALGORITHM’S OVER/UNDER 2.5 GOALS BETTING TIP:
    There is a 59% chance of this match having over 2.5 goals

    PREDICTIONS & ODDS:

    Over 2.5
    0%
    0.00
    Under 2.5
    0%
    0.00

    OVER/UNDER 2.5 GOALS KEY STATISTICS

    Man Utd's last 20 home cup games have averaged 2.6 goals a game. Man City's last 20 away cup games have averaged 2.8 goals a game.

    Man Utd have scored on average at home in the cup 1.8 goals a game and conceded on average 0.8 goals.

    Man City have scored on average away in the cup 2.1 goals a game and conceded on average 0.7 goals

    View all of this weekend’s over / under 2.5 goals predictions here >
    Man Utd home
    Over / under 2.5 goals
    In Man Utd's last 20 home games there have been over 2.5 goals 10 times, and under 2.5 goals 10 times.
    Avg. goals for:
    1.85
    Avg. goals against:
    0.85
    Man City away
    Over / under 2.5 goals
    In Man City's last 20 away games there have been over 2.5 goals 11 times, and under 2.5 goals 9 times.
    Avg. goals for:
    2
    Avg. goals against:
    0.6
    MANCHESTER UNITED v MANCHESTER CITY FIXTURE HISTORY:

    PREDICTIONS & ODDS:

    Man Utd
    0%
    0.00
    Draw
    0%
    0.00
    Man City
    0%
    0.00
    Home/draw
    0%
    0.00
    Home/away
    0%
    0.00
    Away/draw
    0%
    0.00
    DRAW
    H
    0 - 0
    MNU
    H
    2 - 0
    MCI
    H
    1 - 3
    MCI
    H
    0 - 2
    DRAW
    H
    -
    MCI
    H
    1 - 2

    LAST TIME OUT:
    Manchester United lost their last League Cup match 0-2. Manchester City won their's 0-2.

    LAST MATCH KEY STATISTICS

    Manchester United 0-2 Manchester City
    Manchester United's last match was in League Cup against Manchester City on Wednesday 6th January at Old Trafford. They lost the game 0-2.

    Manchester United's last starting line-up was:

     
    GLK: Dean Henderson
    DEF: Victor Lindelof, Luke Shaw, Harry Maguire, Aaron Wan-Bissaka
    MID: Scott McTominay, Bruno Fernandes, Fred, Paul Pogba
    FWD: Marcus Rashford, Anthony Martial

    In League Cup this season, this Manchester United XI has played 261 matches and scored 56 goals.

    This League Cup line-up has 1113 all-time League Cup appearances and 241 goals.

    Manchester United 0-2 Manchester City
    Manchester City's last match was in League Cup against Manchester United on Wednesday 6th January at Old Trafford. They won the game 0-2 with goals from John Stones and Fernandinho.

    Manchester City's last starting line-up was:

     
    GLK: Zack Steffen
    DEF: Joao Cancelo, John Stones, Ruben Dias
    MID: Kevin De Bruyne, Olexandr Zinchenko, Fernandinho, Riyad Mahrez, Ilkay Gundogan
    FWD: Raheem Sterling, Philip Foden

    In League Cup this season, this Manchester City XI has played 183 matches and scored 47 goals.

    This League Cup line-up has 970 all-time League Cup appearances and 257 goals.

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