West Ham United vs Manchester United Pick – EPL Predictions & Odds 5/7/23

Shane MickleMay 06, 2023
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West Ham United and Manchester United face off on Sunday in an English Premier League showdown at London Stadium. 

West Ham United vs Manchester United Odds

Manchester United is the favorite sitting at +105 while West Ham United is the underdog sitting at +250. The total in this game sits at 2.5 goals with the over paying out at -145. 

West Ham United Betting Preview

West Ham United comes into this game sitting in 15th place in the standings having picked up 34 points. On Wednesday, West Ham United faced off against Manchester City and they were defeated 3-0. West Ham United had 31 percent of the possession and two shots on target. Declan Rice, Tomas Soucek and Nayef Aguerd all missed out against Manchester City in the last game and it’s unclear if they are going to be able in this game. They need everyone available for this game, and if they want a chance in this game, they are going to need everyone at their peak. Vladimir Coufal is dealing with a slight hamstring injury and he’s going to need to be able to go in this game. 

Manchester United Betting Preview

On the other side of this matchup is matchup is Manchester United who sits in 4th place in the standings having picked up 63 points. On Thursday Manchester United faced off against Brighton and they were defeated 1-0. They gave up a penalty kick in the 99th minute and that was the difference as they were defeated. Manchester United is expected to make some changes from the team that lost against Brighton. Jadon Sancho and Christian Eriksen are both players that could get the start in this game. 

Shane’s Free Pick

The injuries are a big issue for West Ham United and it’s going to really hurt them in this game. Manchester United is going to have no issue attacking the weak defense of West Ham United. Look for Manchester United to score two or three goals, and they will get the job done. Back Manchester United on the money line.

Shane Mickle's Free Pick:Manchester United ML +105
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