Manchester Utd – Crystal Palace : Preview & Prediction
2nd day of the Premier League!
Manchester United got off to a bad start last year, but had an exceptional second half of the season, notably thanks to the arrival of Bruno Fernandes in the winter transfer window. With a very good squad, the Mancuniens have the weapons to achieve a great season and play the leading roles in the Premier League. Manchester have yet to play the first day of the league, as they played in the Europa League Final in August.
Since returning to the Premier League in 2013, Crystal Palace has been playing maintenance or midfield, nothing more. Last year again, the club finished 14th, with 9 points ahead of the first relegation, but also 11 behind in the first part of the table. With the transfer of Eberechi Eze from QPR and the arrival of Michy Batshuayi on loan, the club hope to do better this season, and won their first match (1-0) against Southampton.
Manchester United finished 4th (out of 20) at home in the Premier League last year with 10 wins, 7 draws and 2 losses.
Manchester scored 40 goals and conceded 17 in 19 home league games last year.
Crystal Palace finished 12th in the Premier League away from home last year with 5 wins, 5 draws and 9 losses.
Crystal Palace has scored 16 goals and conceded 30 in 19 away league games last year.
Manchester United should start on the same basis as their second half of the season last year and take the 3 points for their first game of the season, which is moreover at home. Manchester United victory!
Manchester Utd – Crystal Palace : Betting Tips
Manchester Utd – Win Odds: 1.45
Both teams to score / YES – Odds: 1.70
Over 2.5 Goals – Odds: 1.70