Manchester United vs. Wolves: Premier League – Match Preview

Manchester United will look to build on a semi-revival when they host Wolves on Saturday.

United edged past Watford last weekend, thanks to first half goals from Romelu Lukaku and Chris Smalling.

In mid-week they thrashed Young Boys in Switzerland, with Paul Pogba scoring twice and assisting another.

Wolves were too good for Burnley last time out and probably should have won by more than a one goal margin.

Raul Jimenez scored the only goal, however Joe Hart made numerous saves for Burnley.

Premier League form: Manchester United W3 D0 L2; Wolves W2 D2 L1
Premier League top scorers
Manchester United – Romelu Lukaku 4 goals
Wolves – Five players on 1 goal

Match history
Manchester United scored nine times past Wolves in the two Premier League meetings, the last time the latter were in the league.

Last five Premier League meetings
Wolves 0 Manchester United 5 – 18/03/12
Manchester United 4 Wolves 1 – 10/12/11
Wolves 2 Manchester United 1 – 05/02/11
Manchester United 2 Wolves 1 – 06/11/10
Wolves 0 Manchester United 1 – 06/03/10

Manchester United by one goal – 5/2 with Sky Bet

Team news
Nemanja Matic is suspended for United after his late red card against Watford, with Fred favourite to come in.

Jesse Lingard and Antonio Valencia were left at home in mid-week, suggesting both will start.

Wolves are set to name a similar XI once again here, however Adama Traore could come into the team.

Ruben Neves will continue to partner Joao Moutinho in central midfield.

Expected starting XI’s
Manchester United (4-3-3): De Gea; Valencia, Lindelof, Smalling, Shaw; Pogba, Fellaini, Fred; Sanchez, Lukaku, Lingard
Wolves (3-4-3): Patricio; Bennett, Boly, Coady; Doherty, Neves, Moutinho, Jonny; Jota, Jimenez, Traore

Predictions

Result: Manchester United (8/15 with Bet 365)

Correct Score: 2-1 (8/1 with Bet 365)

Anytime Goalscorer: Romelu Lukaku (6/5 with Sky Bet)

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