Real Madrid – Manchester United: Preview & Prediction
Europe’s Supercup between Real Madrid and Manchester United is playing on Thursday, starting at 21.45 on the Filip II Arena in Skopje. Quite balanced are odds at Unibet.com, but Madrilenians start slightly favorites. You also need to know that the match in Macedonia can be watched live at PRO TV.
Ten times have already faced these bands and the balance is on the side of the Spanish, who won four of the matches. Only two successes have devils. The latest meeting was held two weeks ago, a friendly in the US. United was forced after the penalty shoot-out.
Real Madrid holds the Champions League and title in Spain. However, he had quite modest evolutions during the training period, with only one victory in the regular time of play in the five games. It did not impress on the transfer market in the summer, the only notable acquisition being Theo Hernadez. Instead he split up good players like Morata, James Rodriguez, Pepe or Danilo. There are no real problems.
Real Madrid can be the second team to win two consecutive Supercuffs after AC Milan in 1989 and 1990. He won three times the trophy in five finals.
Zinedine Zidane spoke this week as the team suffered in the offensive, a statement came as Cristiano Ronaldo has just returned to training and is not 100% fit.
We have a good team and we will try again to do everything because this is the most important in football. We come after a fantastic season and the ideas are the same. Players are motivated to bring other trophies. -Zinedine Zidane, coach –
Manchester United won the Europa League, although it did not impress internally. He excelled in the training period with six wins out of seven. Only Barcelona defeated her. He showed very well the offensive phase. Wayne Rooney left in the summer, but he was not a certain title. Massive investing has taken place and important players such as Romelu Lukaku, Nematia Matic or Victor Lindelof have come.
Eric Bailly and Phil Jones will miss this match due to suspensions, while Luke Shaw, Marcos Rojo and Ashley Young are injured. It is important that Juan Mata and Ander Herrera come back, overcoming medical problems.
Jose Mourinho tried to take the pressure on his players this week, at least on a declarative level.
It is a unique opportunity to play against the best team in Europe. It will definitely be different from the US friend. Our players do not have much experience at this level. It’s a new Manchester United, a new generation of players. – Jose Mourinho, manager –
Real Madrid vs Manchester United betting tips
This dispute is believed to bring us gaps in both gates and a quality show. I will go on Both teams will register at a 1.66 odds (Bet on the HERE >>). These two bands showed very well the offensive phase during the training and given that the season is just beginning, I think the two defenses are not yet calibrated. With Ronaldo and Bale in attack, Real Madrid can make a show and it seems impossible not to score. Devils have also strengthened themselves in the offensive, and Romelu Lukaku can make a difference. And the last two weeks’ meeting was GG. Statistics show us that the last five games played by Real Madrid have scored goals in both gates.
Real Madrid – Manchester United: Betting Tips
Real Madrid win – Odds: 2.00
Over 2,5 goals – Odds: 1.80