Basel vs Manchester United Prediction, Betting Tips and Preview
Derby match in group A, FC Basel vs Manchester United will bring us great match and will be another great betting opportunity. Even though betting odds are not as high as we would like, plenty of different games to play will be a perfect opportunity to significantly increase your betting ticket payouts.
FC Basel are second placed team in group A, but with same amount of points as third placed CSKA Moscow, and therefore every point for them is important. They can’t afford any failures in this match, and because of that, in this match, they will play defensively trying to get out from this match with at least one point in their stack. The only problem for Swiss team might be missing and suspended players for this match which will affect to their performances and maybe even to the final outcome of the match.
On the other side, Manchester United are playing in a great form. In this match they enter fully fit and eager to win, secure their first place at the table and knockout stage of the Champions League. They will dominate in speed and in ball possession and will control the match from the first minute. They will put lots of pressure at the opposition defenders, hoping to score an early goal and secure easy victory.
When it comes to their mutual encounters, Manchester United won in their last match against FC Basel earlier in this competitions, but in match before FC Basel won and stayed undefeated in two more matches in all competitions against Manchester United. In this match, Manchester are favorites to win, and most likely will, however FC Basel can play very unpredictable and they shouldn’t be neglected. They are capable to make surprises when no one expects and that’s why this match will be even more interesting to watch. Check out our other match previews and try to earn some cash placing the right bets.
Basel have several missing players for the match against Red Devils. Ricky van Wolfswinkel, Germano Vailati and Omar Gaber are injured and they will not play on this match. Taulant Xhaka is suspended and he also can't play against Manchester United. Pedro Pacheco is not fully fit and he is doubtful for the match. All other players are fully fit and ready for the match.
On the other side Manchester United also do not have big injury concerns before this game. Michael Carrick is injured and he can't play on Wednesday night. Marcos Rojo, Eric Bailly and Phil Jones are not fully fit and they are doubtful for the match. All other players are fully fit and ready to play.
Possible starting lineups
Basel: Vaclik; Balanta, Suchy, Akanji; Petretta, Zuffi, Die, Lang; Oberlin, Ajeti, Steffen
Manchester United: De Gea; Darmian, Lindelof, Smalling, Blind; Herrera, Matic, Fellaini; Lingard, Lukaku, Rashford
Basel vs Manchester United Prediction
Another one very good game of football on Wednesday night. Match Basel vs Manchester United brings us very good betting opportunity and it will be a true football battle in Switzerland. Basel are second placed team in the Group, but have only six points and this game is very important for them. They are level on points with CSKA and all players are highly motivated to win some points in front of their fans. On the other side Manchester United have 12 points and they qualified so this game is not very important for them. They will play aggressive football with focus on ball possession, but also will play very cautious without strong duels. United have kept a clean sheet in 5 of their last 7 matches and will try to make same in Switzeralnd.
However our prediction and betting tips for the match Basel vs Manchester United Prediction: Draw. We don't expect to see lots of scoring chances here, but expect to see goals. Our second betting pick, but risky bet goes on correct score 1-1. Have a nice betting day and good luck in earning money with our football prediction and betting tips.