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Champions League – Manchester United vs Young Boys: Betting Preview

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Cristiano Ronaldo will look to continue extending his goalscoring record as Manchester United take on Young Boys in the Champions League.

Cristiano Ronaldo has already guided Manchester United to qualify for the knockout phase of the Champions League with his immeasurable performances in the recent fixtures. This night, the Portuguese ace will look to further extend his European tally against Young Boys with a seemingly easy victory for the Red Devils.

Interim boss Ralf Rangnick’s side has already secured a place in the next round having racked 10 points in five games. On the other hand, the Swiss club has been poor this campaign having achieved only four points and placed at the bottom of Group F.

Season facts for Manchester United and BSC Young Boys.

Facts are calculated for Champions League

  • Manchester United unbeaten the last 4 matches in a row;
  • Manchester United has won in the last 4 of 5 matches at home;
  • Total goals was OVER 2.5 in Manchester United’s last 12 of 14 matches;
  • Manchester United conceded in the last 14 of 16 matches.
  • BSC Young Boys did not win the last 4 matches in a row;
  • BSC Young Boys conceded in the last 33 of 35 matches;
  • BSC Young Boys conceded the last 10 matches in a row;
  • Total goals was OVER 2.5 in BSC Young Boys’s last 6 of 8 matches.

Lineup Manchester United vs BSC Young Boys

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Current form — Manchester United v. BSC Young Boys

The form of both teams is one of the biggest things to consider before placing a bet on the upcoming game.

The Red Devils can build on recent win

It has been a rollercoaster couple of weeks for Manchester United with performances showing little sign of stability. Manchester United look well suited to take on any opponent at the moment, as their last 3 matches saw them gaining 7 points. They started off drawing 1-1 with Chelsea, before downing first Arsenal by 3-2, then Crystal Palace in a 1-0 win.

BSC Young Boys hope for a win

The mood around BSC Young Boys is pretty low right now as a win has proven hard to come by in recent weeks. They lost two of their last three fixtures starting with a 1-0 defeat at the hands of Zurich. They then went on to grab three points in a 3-1 win against Lugano followed by a loss against Servette by 2-1.

Judging by the strong performances mentioned above, The Red Devils seem in with a good chance of another win against the BSC Young Boys. The bookmakers currently settle the price for a home win at 1.40, while a win for the visitors gets you odds 7.50. Depending on your betting strategy, one could always consider a well-paid accumulator.

Manchester United v. BSC Young Boys — fixture history

The fixture history of the two teams delivers good insights that are worth considering before making your predictions and bets on the upcoming game.

Manchester United have the momentum

The last match between BSC Young Boys vs The Red Devils was a Champions League match back on 14 September 2021 and saw BSC Young Boys claim a 2-1 victory. Manchester United enter the match against BSC Young Boys with a 2-0-1 record in their previous 3 encounters in the Champions League. This amounts to a 67% winning ratio for The Red Devils, with BSC Young Boys victorious in 33% of the last 3 encounters.

Full Time Betting

Bookmakers offer prices on this upcoming match, whether you like to bet accumulators or singles. Analysing the prices with the bookmakers, Manchester United have a 71% chance of beating BSC Young Boys. That equals odds at 1.40 on the home side to win, while the draw is 5.00. One could also add the away win at 7.50 to a nice accumulator. Manchester United were able to win 5 of their previous 10 home league games, while also managing 1 draw. They were 4 times in this series of matches. BSC Young Boys won 1 of their last 10 league games away and drew 3 matches. They also suffered 6 defeats in this run.

Manchester United have seen 5 of their previous 10 matches at Old Trafford offer over 2.5 goals. Of these 10 matches, 4 also went over 3.5 goals. In 4 of the last 10 league games away for BSC Young Boys the match had over 2.5 goals. Over 3.5 goals came up 2 times.

BTTS

BTTS 1.67 vs 2.20 The last 10 home league games for Manchester United averaged 2.7 goals per game with BTTS paying out 4 of these last 10 matches. In the previous 10 away league games for BSC Young Boys, the average total goals were 2.3 with 4 of these 10 matches seeing BTTS.

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Over/Under Betting

The bookies seem to think this match will see plenty of goals and betting on over 2.5 goals pays out at odds 1.50. A price that equals a 67% chance of this match seeing a minimum of 3 goals. Should you prefer a low scoring bet your best odds are 2.75 for under 2.5 goals. Manchester United’s last 10 home league games saw an average of 2.7 goals per match. 5 of Manchester United’s last 10 home matches had over 2.5 goals. BSC Young Boys’ last 10 away league games averaged 2.3 goals per game. 5 of BSC Young Boys’s last 10 away matches went over 2.5 goals.

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