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Chelsea vs Manchester United 02/17/2020 Soccer Game Analysis, Betting Spread and Odds
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Chelsea vs Manchester United 02/17/2020 – Two of the biggest teams in England clash as part of the Premier League’s Matchday 26. Chelsea welcome Manchester United at Stamford Bridge with both clubs looking to end their winless streaks. According to the Best Online Betting Sites, Chelsea is the favored team to win the match and beat the struggling Manchester United.
Chelsea vs Manchester United 02/17/2020
Stuck in fourth place in the EPL table, Chelsea is currently on a three-game winless run consisting of one loss and two draws. They lost 1-0 against Newcastle United last January 18 after allowing the winner in the 94th minute. Chelsea followed it up with disappointing 2-2 draws against Arsenal and Leicester City. In the draw against Arsenal, the Blues were up twice but they failed to defend and allowed two equalizing goals. On the other hand, Chelsea fought back in the draw against Leicester City with Antonio Rudiger scoring both goals. It should be noted that Chelsea has only lost one of their last 17 league games at home against Manchester United. In their first matchup of the season, Chelsea lost 4-0 against the Red Devils.
Players to Watch: Tammy Abraham (13 goals, 3 assists), Mason Mount (5 G, 4 A), Christian Pulisic (5 G, 2 A), Willian (4 G, 4 A), Callum Hudson-Odoi (1 G, 4 A), Jorginho (4 G, 2 A).
Once one of the most decorated clubs in the world, Manchester United are now dwindling in the middle of the EPL table. They are ninth in the table with clubs like Sheffield United, Wolverhampton and Everton ahead of them while five other clubs are just behind. They are on a three-game winless streak that started with two 2-0 losses to Liverpool and Burnley. Manchester United’s last game was a disappointing goalless draw against the Wolves. The Red Devils had controlled the game with 64% of the possession plus 16 shots taken. The only positive for Manchester United heading into the Chelsea game is they have already beaten them 4-0 in their first matchup earlier in the season.
Players to Watch: Marcus Rashford (14 G, 4 A), Anthony Martial (8 G, 3 A), Mason Greenwood (4 G), Daniel James (3 G, 6 A), Scott McTominay (2 G, 1 A), Andreas Pereira (1 G, 3 A).
Chelsea vs Manchester United Betting Numbers
Top Sports Betting Websites are favoring Chelsea to be victorious against Manchester United this Monday. It is despite Chelsea losing 4-0 to United in their first matchup of the season. Since then, Frank Lampard’s side has improved over the season while United’s form continues to drop.
Moneyline: The safer team to bet on is Chelsea since they are the favorites to win this match and they have -122 moneyline. As for Manchester United, they have a moneyline of +312 as the underdogs while a draw result has a moneyline of +260.
Score Prediction: Chelsea edge out Manchester United with a 2-1 win.