The search for Manchester United’s first home win continues this weekend after the international break. Manchester United play host to side West Brom at Old Trafford. The match schedules for Saturday with kickoff at 11 pm.
Ole Gunnar has only managed to secure one point at Old Trafford since the start of the 2020-21 season campaign. However, they come off a struggling West Brom side steeped in relegation battles without any away or home win.
A 3-1 away win against Everton ease the pressure for Ole Gunnar, who was under serious talks of a potential sacking. The spotlight comes on the United manager this weekend, with fans waiting for the first home win.
The inconsistent form by United is a cause of concern for most fans from across the globe. The win against Everton came after a disappointing loss to Arsenal and Instanbul Basaksehir. It turned to wins over Paris Saint-Germaine and RB Leipzig with a draw against Chelsea.
The Red Devils have conceded more home goals than any other team in the division this season with three losses at Old Trafford. The side has lost more than that in two complete seasons during their 2013-14 and 2001-02 season.
Slaven Bilic is another manager under immense pressure while managing to score only once in their past five matches. It follows back to back defeats to Fulham and Tottenham.
Manchester United vs. West Brom Head to Head
Both sides have 19 games against each other, with United taking home11 wins while West Brom with four wins. Here is a look at their previous encounters:
Everton 1-3 Manchester United
Basaksehir 2-1 Manchester United
Manchester United 0-1 Arsenal
Manchester United 5-0 RB Leipzig
PSG 1-2 Man United
West Brom 0-1 Tottenham
Fulham 2-0 West Brom
Brighton 1-1 West Brom
West Brom 0-0 Burnley
Southampton 2-0 West Brom
Manchester United Team News
Ole Gunnar faces a prospect of an injury crisis at the heart of attack and defense. Marcus Rashford withdrew from the England squad after a shoulder injury sustained against Everton. Mason Greenwood continues to become a source of the topic with attitude issues.
West Brom Team News
Slaven Bilic contends with an injury boost for the side, including the return of Callum Robinson, Mattheus Perreira, and Ivanovic. A few players tested positive for coronavirus and set to miss this clash.
Prediction and Odds
Red Devils will be pushing for their first win at Old Trafford this season against a relatively weak side.
Manchester United Win
Goals Over 3.5
Both Teams to Score