Manchester United will be in confident spirits when they travel to Villa Park to take on Aston Villa in Thursday’s Premier League clash.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s men are the league’s form team at the moment, winning six and losing none of their last nine matches.
Aston Villa vs Manchester United Latest Idds
Having won 11 and lost none of their last 15 matches against this opposition, they are 1/3 (1.33) favourites with bet365 to maintain their resurgence by coming out on top here.
The Villans have picked up just two points from the last available 27, but can be backed at 8/1 (9.00) to give their survival hopes a major boost with a shock win.
These sides shared a 2-2 draw in the reverse encounter at Old Trafford back in November, and there are odds of 17/4 (5.25) available on them cancelling each other out once again.
Aston Villa vs Manchester United Team News
Jack Grealish and Tyrone Mings should be fit to feature despite suffering minor injuries in their 2-0 defeat at Liverpool, although Tom Heaton, Wesley, Bjorn Engels and Matt Targett are all ruled out.
Victor Lindelof is a doubt as he struggles with a back problem, while Phil Jones and Axel Tuanzebe are both definitely sidelined.
Aston Villa vs Manchester United Preview
While some Red Devils supporters may have been slightly dreading the resumption of football and Liverpool’s inevitable title win, they must be loving seeing their team back in action.
Bruno Fernandes and Co. are playing with a swagger that has rarely been seen around Old Trafford in recent seasons, scoring 12 goals in four matches since the lockdown and conceding only three.
In contrast, Dean Smith’s side is putting in plenty of effort for little or no reward and looks particularly bereft of inspiration in attack – finding the net just twice in seven league games.
Aston Villa vs Manchester United Tips and Predictions
All in all, odds of 10/11 (1.91) look like solid value on United easing to another impressive victory and beating Villa by at least two clear goals.
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Man United (-1) to win at 10/11 (1.91) for a 2pt stake with bet365