Opta Stats: Bournemouth v Manchester United

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho.
Can Jose Mourinho point Manchester United to victory when they play Bournemouth?
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Manchester United will be looking to overcome their disappointment from the weekend when they travel to Bournemouth. Opta rates their chances.

"Indeed, both teams have found the net in four of the previous five Premier League meetings, with Man Utd’s 1-0 win in December the only time a team has kept a clean sheet."

Both teams to score is [1.75].

After winning their first Premier League meeting with Man Utd (2-1 in December 2015), the Cherries have lost three and drawn one of the subsequent four. Manchester United are [1.78] to win.

The Red Devils have only failed to score in one of their previous 13 meetings with Bournemouth in all competitions. Over 2.5 goals is [1.77].

Indeed, both teams have found the net in four of the previous five Premier League meetings, with Man Utd's 1-0 win in December the only time a team has kept a clean sheet. Both teams to score is [1.75].

11 of Bournemouth's last 12 home goals in the Premier League have come in the second half of games. Similarly, Man Utd's last 10 away Premier League goals have all come after half-time. The odds of the second-half having the most goals are [2.1].

Of teams to have played more than twice, Manchester United have the best win rate in games played on Wednesday's in Premier League history (63% - won 64/102). United are [2.86] to win half-time/full-time.

Manchester United have come from two goals down to win their last two Premier League away games - the first side in the history of the competition to do so. They are [10.0] to win from behind.

Indeed, only twice has a side come from behind to win three consecutive away games at all in the Premier League - Leeds in October 1999 and Tottenham in December 2013. The Bournemouth half-time/Manchester United full-time double result is [26.0].

The Cherries have conceded in each of their last 11 home Premier League games, the longest current run in the division. Over 3.5 goals is [3.0].

Romelu Lukaku has scored six goals in his five Premier League appearances against Bournemouth, including the winner in the reverse fixture in December, and a four-goal haul against them for Everton last season. Lukaku is [2.2] to score.

Dan Fitch 2017/18 Season P/L

Staked: 448.0 pts
Returned: 464.37 pts
P/L: +16.37 pts

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