Stoke vs Manchester United Odds – Saturday 21st January 2017 – 15:00
Stoke are 19/4 with the draw at 14/5 and Manchester United are 8/13
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Stoke welcome Manchester United to the Bet365 Stadium in another round of Premier League fixtures, in another 3pm kick-off this Saturday.
The Potters come into this fixture on the back of a 3-1 win against Sunderland, a much-needed result for Stoke.
Marko Arnautovic (15) gave the visitors the lead in the first half, with Sunderland’s defensive frailties exposed.
The Austrian returned just seven minutes later to double Stokes advantage, this ultimately ending any chance of the Black Cats winning.
Peter Crouch completed the first half route, with the striker scoring in the 34th minute to give Stoke all three points.
Jermain Defoe (40) gave Sunderland some respectability, with his 12th goal of the season.
Potters Mixed Form
Stoke have been in mixed recent form, with three defeats in their last six matches, two tough away games.
Their last win came against Watford at the Bet365, they will be looking for back to back wins in this fixture though.
Draws against Leicester and Southampton will have given them hope, they will need to raise their game though.
They go into this match 13 points and 3 places below the visitors United, this will be another tough fixture for Hughes and his side.
Stoke come into this match as the underdogs, with Stoke’s mixed recent form informing those odds.
This will be a tough fixture for Mark Hughes’s side, with United suffering just three defeats all season.
Stoke’s recent record against United is mixed, they are unbeaten in the three of the last four matches.
Winning Run Ended
Mourinho’s men come into this match on the back of a 1-1 draw at home against Liverpool on Sunday.
James Milner (27), got his side off to the perfect start, with the left back converting his sixth penalty this season.
The former Manchester City man has never lost a game when he has scored, he was able to continue this miraculous feat.
Liverpool continued to frustrate United, with Paul Pogba having a poor match, especially after giving the penalty away.
United left it late to equalise, with Zlatan Ibrahimovic (84) scoring after some excellent work from Antonio Valencia to cut it back.
United Of Old
Recent results will have delighted both United and Mourinho, with United finally showing the cutting edge required to close out matches.
Manchester United come into this match on the back of ten matches unbeaten, a run that will have delighted Jose.
Jose Mourinho’s side will be looking for another response, with Stoke away one of the tougher away fixtures.
Manchester United come into this tie as heavy favourites, with their pedigree and form this season informing those odds.
They will be looking to capitalise on their dominance, they will also be wanting to put the draw at home to the back of their minds.
Jose Mourinho’s side will be looking to continue their overall record against Stoke, with United winning 36, drawing 23 and losing 17 of their 76 meetings.
Both teams are 10/11 on to score. The first goalscorer odds for Stoke are Peter Crouch and Marko Arnautovic at 17/2 with Julien Ngoy at 10/1. For Manchester United, Zlatan Ibrahimovic is at 100/30 with Marcus Rashford and Wayne Rooney at 9/2.
The last time that these two sides met they drew 1-1 and the odds of the same result are 6/1.
Stoke vs Manchester United Odds
Tip 1 – Ibrahimovic to score first @ 100/30
Tip 2 – United to win 2-1 @ 7/1