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second place in the championship will hardly leave Mourinho’s team.
But in the last rounds they have been extremely relaxed therefore
have lost home match to WBA (0:1).
hopeless underdog therefore this defeat at home field can be
considered as terrible shame for the Devils. The match in Bournemouth
(2:0) in the middle of a week where MU was playing powerfully (as
usual) hasn’t given even one reason to doubt the advantage.
player of Man United, except the goalkeeper David
has received the mark higher than 7.0 according to the WhoScored
service. 85% of passes that were made by the guests were exact in
this match and in the combinational game were equally involved both
wings and the scheme 4-3-3 was extremely successful.
their rival in the fight for the berth in the cup-final, the Spurs
have lost points in the round in the middle of the week. They came to
Brighton (1:1) and Pascal Groß has quickly answered to Kaine’s goal
and the rivals have decided to stop on this.
tell the truth Pochettino’s team has practically solved all the
tasks in the championship. The team is ahead of Chelsea in the fight
for the top 4 with 8 points that can’t be win back for 5 rounds
prior to the end of the tournament.
didn’t lose away match since the 16th of December when it has lost
to Manchester City (1:4). Since then the team of Pochettino has held
13 games outside the home stadium and has won seven of them.
last visits of the Spurs to Old Trafford have ended for them not
just with defeats but with the “dry” score. However in this
match they in fact will be the hosts as the main stadium of England
is temporary home match for nominal guests.
this battle of two equal teams defense is capable to solve a lot of
things. During the last meetings Mourinho’s team showed reliability
in this component, having played 60% from five matches on zero in a
row. Tottenham has missed in 6 out of 7 games and has received three
goals from Manchester City. We think that Mourinho will win the
coaches’ duel against Pochettino and will pay back to him for
defeat in the championship (0:2).
Our tip: Man
win – odds 3.29 Asianodds