Manchester United and Sheriff Tiraspol face off on Thursday in a Group E Europa League showdown at Old Trafford.
When these two teams faced off on September 15th it was Manchester United that secured the 2-0 victory. Manchester United had 69 percent of the possession and four shots on target. Sheriff had 31 percent of the possession and two shots on target. Sheriff had 14 fouls and Manchester United had 12.
Manchester United comes into this game sitting in second place having picked up nine points. On October 13th it was Manchester United faced off against Omonia, and they were able to win 1-0. Scott McTominay scored in the 93rd minute to secure the victory. On Saturday, Manchester United played to a 1-1 draw against Chelsea. Raphael Varane picked up a knee injury against Chelsea over the weekend, and he’s going to be out for a while. Harry Maguire is back healthy and should be able to go in this game.
On the other side of this matchup is Sheriff, who sits in third place in the group, having picked up three points. Sheriff faced off against Real Sociedad on October 13th, and they were defeated 3-0. Armel Zohouri picked up a red card in the 33rd minute, and he won’t be able to go in this game. On Sunday, they faced off against Petrocub, and they were defeated 1-0. Iyayi Atiemwen and Moussa Kyabou were both suspended for the last game, but they will both be back in this game.
The better team in this game is Manchester United, and they are going to find success again in this game. Manchester United is going to score at least three goals here, and Sherif Tiraspol is going to have no answer. This is going to be a very easy win for Manchester United. Back Manchester United -1.5 to cash.