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Bournemouth vs Man Utd Premier League Predictions, Tips & Odds: Cherries to complete first league double?

Bournemouth face-off against Champions League chasing Man Utd meet in a Premier League showdown this weekend. 

Bournemouth vs Man Utd predictions

Bournemouth vs Man Utd: Predictions

Bet Prediction Bookmaker odds
BTTS? Yes 21/50 with Unibet
Correct Score 2-1 10/1 with Bet365
First Goalscorer Rasmus Højlund 13/2 with Unibet

The stats behind our Bournemouth vs Man Utd predictions:

  • Both teams have scored in Man Utd’s last seven Premier League away games.
  • Man Utd lost two of their last three Premier League away matches, while Bournemouth are on a three-game winning streak at home (all by a one-goal margin).
  • Man Utd opened the scoring in five of their last six Premier League away games.

Is Manchester United’s Champions League dream over? 

Having picked up just five points from a possible 18 in their last six Premier League matches the Champions League is looking a long way away for Mancheser United.

Going into this weekend, they currently sit in 6th place, 11 points behind both Tottenham in fourth and Aston Villa in fifth with just seven games remaining. The dream isn’t over for Erik ten Hag’s side altogether, especially with some very winnable fixtures coming up, but they will have to be near perfect for the remainder of the campaign if they are going to be at Europe’s top table in 2024/25.

Defensively they have a problem, conceding more shots than any other side in Europe’s top five leagues during this calendar year and have dropped 15 points from winning positions in the Premier League this season, their most ever in a single campaign. They’ve also led late in each of their last three, but failed to win any of them (1-1 v Brentford, 3-4 v Chelsea, 2-2 v Liverpool).

Bournemouth, meanwhile saw their mini unbeaten run of five games (W4, D1) come to an end with a 2-1 away defeat to Luton last time out, so will be looking to put things right at the Vitality, where they have won the last three. Another win here would see them win four consecutive Premier League home games for the first time ever in the Premier League.

Bournemouth vs Man Utd match tip

Bournemouth 20+ shots @ 6/5 with Sky Bet

Manchester United have conceded more shots than any other Premier League side in 2024, conceding 20+ shots in eight of their last nine Premier League games. The Cherries aren’t shot shy themselves, averaging 19.5 shots per game in their last four at the Vitality, including 32 against Sheffield United.

Bournemouth vs Man Utd odds


*Odds correct as of 14:10 on April 12. 18+ only. BeGambleAware

Bournemouth won the reverse fixture and are hoping to do the league double over Manchester United for the very first time. Despite an improved second half against Liverpool, the Red Devils have won just one of their six Premier League matches.

Bournemouth vs Man Utd team news

Bournemouth team news

In  Out Doubtful
Marcus Tavernier, Luis Sinisterra Chris Mepham

Chris Mepham is doubtful for the hosts, while Marcus Tavernier and Luis Sinisterra have been ruled out.

Top Scorer: Dominic Solanke (16)

Card Magnet: Marcos Senesi (8)

Assist Ace: Ryan Christie, Marcus Tavernier (4)

Man Utd team news

In  Out Doubtful
Jonny Evans, Raphael Varane, Lisandro Martínez, Victor Lindelof, Luke Shaw, Anthony Martial  Marcus Rashford

Erik ten Hag could be without at least six players when Man Utd visit Bournemouth, including key defenders Lisandro Martínez, Raphael Varane, Victor Lindelof and Luke Shaw, while Marcus Rashford is a doubt. Willy Kambwala is expected to partner Harry Maguire at CB once more.

Top Scorer: Four players (7)

Card Magnet: Bruno Fernandes (8)

Assist Ace: Bruno Fernandes (6)

Bournemouth vs Man Utd head-to-head

  • 09/12/2023 – Man Utd 0-3 Bournemouth – Premier League
  • 20/05/2023 – Bournemouth 0-1 Man Utd – Premier League
  • 03/01/2023 – Man Utd 3-0 Bournemouth – Premier League
  • 04/07/2020 – Man Utd 5-2 Bournemouth – Premier League
  • 02/11/2019 – Bournemouth 1-0 Man Utd – Premier League

The Cherries are looking to complete their first ever league double over Manchester United.

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