Opta Stats: Manchester United v West Brom

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho.
Will Jose Mourinho inspire Manchester United when they host West Brom?
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Can Manchester United continue their fine form when they host rock bottom West Brom? Opta delivers their statistical verdict.

"Manchester United have kept a league-high 16 clean sheets this season, with 11 of those coming at Old Trafford – also the most in the league."

They are [1.73] to win to nil.

After winning 85% of their opening 13 Premier League games against West Brom (W11 D2 L0), Manchester United have won just 40% of their last 10 against them (W4 D3 L3). You can lay Manchester United at [1.22].

The Baggies have lost just one of their last four Premier League visits to Old Trafford (W2 D1), losing 0-2 in November 2015. WBA are [19.5] to pull off a huge shock.

Only one side starting the day bottom of the table has ever won a Premier League game at Old Trafford - Blackburn Rovers winning 3-2 in December 2011. Manchester United have won 16 and drawn four of the other 20 games. United are [1.21] to win.

The Red Devils are looking to secure six consecutive Premier League wins for the first time since January 2017. Man Utd are [1.73] to win half-time/full-time.

Manchester United have kept a league-high 16 clean sheets this season, with 11 of those coming at Old Trafford - also the most in the league. They are [1.73] to win to nil.

West Brom are winless in their last 15 Premier League away games, losing 11 and drawing four. Indeed, only in 2008-09 have the Baggies endured a longer away winless run in a single PL season (16 games). The draw half-time/Manchester United full-time double result is [4.4].

No side has won more Premier League games that they were losing than Manchester United this season (4, level with Arsenal and Bournemouth), with Jose Mourinho's side winning 33% of the games in which they've been behind (4/12). Manchester United are [11.0] to win from behind.

West Brom have scored just 26 Premier League goals this season, the same total Man Utd have registered in the first half alone. Under 2.5 goals is [2.36].

Alexis Sanchez has had a hand in four goals in his last two Premier League games (1 goal, 3 assists) - as many as in his previous 12 in the competition for Arsenal and Man Utd combined (4 goals). Sanchez is [2.4] to score.

Dan Fitch 2017/18 Season P/L

Staked: 448.00 pts
Returned: 464.37 pts
P/L: +16.37 pts

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