Manchester United will need to find the consistency that has eluded them all season when they hit the road to take on league-leading Liverpool in their English Premier League clash at Anfield on Sunday. With Liverpool looking to keep their unbeaten mark at home intact and Manchester United looking for the huge upset, let’s find out which team is offering the best value against their soccer betting odds.
Manchester United vs Liverpool 2020 Premier League Odds, Game Info & Prediction
- When: Sunday, January 19, 2020, 11:30 AM ET
- Where: Anfield, Liverpool, England
- TV: NBC
- Live Stream: NBCSports.com
Why Bet On Manchester United?
- Recent Form: W-L-W-W-L-D
Manchester United has been wildly inconsistent this, but they come into this match having won two straight including a hard-fought 1-0 win over Wolverhampton on Wednesday in their English FA Cup meeting. Juan Mata scored the game’s only goal in the 67th minute. Manchester United also took out Norwich City 4-0 in their previous Premier League match last Saturday.
Marcus Rashford scored twice to lead the way to victory while Anthony Martial and Mason Greenwood also contributed solo goals. Manchester United has scored 36 goals and allowed 25 and sits in fifth place in the Premier League standings. The total 2-8-1 in 11 road matches and Manchester United has put a modest 22 points on the board away from their comfy confines.
Why Bet On Liverpool?
- Recent Form: W-W-W-W-W-W
Liverpool has won seven straight matches since suffering a 5-0 loss against Aston Villa in their Carabao Cup matchup back on December 17. The Reds come into this math off a thrilling 1-0 win over Tottenham on Saturday that saw Brazilian striker Robert Firmino score the game’s only goal in the 37th minute.
Liverpool has scored a whopping 50 goals while allowing just 14, The Reds lead second place Manchester City by 14 points in the EPL standings. The Reds have scored 33 home points while the total has gone 5-4-2 on their own pitch.
Manchester United vs Liverpool Expert Analysis and Prediction
While these two played to a 1-1 draw the last time they met back in October 20 and played to a scoreless draw last February. Liverpool did win each of the previous to matches by a combined score of 7-2. More importantly, as it stands right now, Liverpool is by far, the better team at both ends of the pitch. The Reds have the edge in talent and they’re playing at home.
Manchester United has gone 3-3-5 SU and 3-7-1 ATS on the road this season while Liverpool is a perfect 11-0 SU at home and 5-2-4 ATS at Anfield. It doesn’t take a rocket scientist to figure out that Liverpool is the easy pick to win this one and I’m going to say, by two goals at the very least.
Pick: Liverpool 3 Manchester United 1