Manchester United vs Sevilla Prediction, Betting Tips and Preview
Manchester United takes on Sevilla on Tuesday night at Old Trafford and it will be an interesting and exciting football game. Tie goalless after first leg in Spain and now both sides are highly motivated to qualify for the Champions League quarter finals. Last month, the Red Devils barely survived their trip to the Estadio Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan, and what can we expect at Old Trafford? For sure it will be a good game of football.
Manchester United play good football this season, but all criticize their tactic. Well, it is Jose Mourinho and for him good result is the main thing for one team. United come into this one full of confidence, with wins over Chelsea and Liverpool since the first leg. Red Devils will hope to use home advantage to progress to the next stage of the Champions League but it will not be an easy job. Manchester United have lost just twice in their last 18 European fixtures. They have every reason to be confident ahead of Sevilla's visit to Old Trafford and all players will play aggressive from the first minute. Red Devils are brilliant at Old Trafford and have won 85% of their home games in all competitions this season.
On the other side Sevilla are also highly motivated for this game and their main objective will be to score at least one goal. Any score draw will knock the Reds out of the Champions League and Sevilla will do their best to reach Champions League quarter finals this season. Sevilla are not strong team in defending, but they succeed to keep a clean sheet in the first leg - they outshot United 25-6 in that match. Sevilla conceded more group-stage goals than any other side which qualified for the knockout phase.
Manchester United manager José Mourinho says: "We're playing against a team that didn't lose against Liverpool home and away, scored goals against Liverpool, drew against Liverpool. So it says Sevilla are a really good team."
Sevilla coach Vincenzo Montella: "We have to play the situations. There will be moments we have to defend, and moments where we have to attack. We know we have to give everything and hope the key moments go our way."
Manchester United have several missing players for the second leg match against Sevilla. Daley Blind, Marcos Rojo, Phil Jones and Ander Herrera are injured and they can't play on this match. Anthony Martial, Paul Pogba and Zlatan Ibrahimović are not fully fit and they are doubtful for the match. All other players are available to play and all of them are highly motivated for this game.
On the other side Sevilla have two missing players for this important game at Old Trafford. Sébastien Corchia and Jesús Navas are injured and they can't help their team on this hard away game in England. All other players are ready to play and they will play aggressive from the first minute.
Possible starting lineups
Manchester United: De Gea; Valencia, Bailly, Smalling, Young; McTominay, Matić; Mata, Sánchez, Rashford; Lukaku
Sevilla: Rico; Mercado, Kjær, Lenglet, Escudero; N'Zonzi, Banega; Sarabia, Vázquez, Correa; Muriel
Manchester United vs Sevilla Prediction
What a great football game in England at Old Trafford and the big game for the Champions League quarter finals. Both teams have a chance to reach next phase and they are highly motivated for this game on Tuesday night. Sevilla was better team in the first leg and their main objective for the match in England will be to score. On the other side Champions League progression has been one of the priorities for Jose Mourinho and Manchester United. United will go into this game with confidence sky-high after 3 significant results in the Premier League. Looks like they will play aggressive in attack, but who knows what we can expect from the Special One this time. Without an away goal advantage this will be a must win game for the Reds.
However our prediction and betting tips for the match Manchester United vs Sevilla Prediction: Both teams to score. United play very well in front of their fans and they will create several good scoring chances. On the other side Sevilla don't play very well in defending away from the home, and we expect from them to play offensive football from the first minute. Both sides have a chance to qualify so the best option is to place our bet on goals. Maybe correct score will be 2-1 or 1-1, but we expect from both teams to score. Have a nice betting day and good luck in earning money with our football prediction and betting tips.