His right to play in the League Cup final, Southampton did not rob him. Winners in the two games against Liverpool in the semi-finals, the players of Claude Puel created the surprise and will therefore rub against Manchester United in Wembley. Always competing in the FA Cup, the Europa League and the Champions League qualification by the Premier League, the Mancunians play on every board. Their over-crowd allows them, it would seem that at least one title will end in the bag of José Mourinho by the end of this exercise. Early response to this Sunday’s League Cup final. Will the Mancunians assume their status as favorites?
Probability points Manchester United Southampton
Southampton is in delicacy at the moment, with 3 defeats on the last 4 outings, including a terrible 5-0 suffered at home against the FA Cup Gunners. In addition, the victory was in Sunderland, very badly …
By winning in Saint-Etienne, the Mancunians have just carried their series of victories to 5.
If we go back even further, the record of the Red Devils is flamboyant, with 14 successes over the last 18 encounters of all competitions.
In the first leg of the Premier League, José Mourinho’s side did not give his opponent any chance, beaten 2-0 at Old Trafford.
Manchester United Southampton – Our prediction
In this final, Southampton, who has lost 3 of his last 4 games since qualifying for his trip to Wembley precisely, will find it hard to exist against a Manchester team who just won his fifth straight game against Saint-Etienne this Wednesday. We play on a success of MU, favorite and which should make respect the hierarchy.