Manchester United might have secured a runners-up place in this year’s Premier League competition, they have been no match for Manchester City’s supremacy this term who are 19 points clear on top prior to the final fixture.
The Red Devils lost to Brighton & Hove Albion last Friday and also settled to a scoreless draw against West Ham United on Thursday night but are expected to bounce back and end the Premier League campaign on a higher note securing a comprehensive win over Watford at Old Trafford ahead of the crucial FA Cup final encounter versus Chelsea.
Manchester United vs Watford Team News:
Manchester United are set to miss out the Belgian duo Marouane Fellaini and Romelu Lukaku with muscle and ankle injuries and facing a race against time to be fit for the FA Cup final tie on Saturday evening.
Watford, on the other hand, had a long list of injuries throughout the season and set to miss out an array of stars for the final game of the season. Younes Kaboul, Tom Cleverley, Tommie Hoban, Stefano Okaka and Etienne Capoue are not going to be involved again this season whereas Andre Carrillo, Nathaniel Chalobah, Kiko Femenia, Andre Gray and Miguel Britos remain doubts for the Sunday encounter.
Manchester United vs Watford Probable Lineups:
Subs: Sergio Romero, Nemanja Matic, Jesse Lingard, Alexis Sanchez, Luke Shaw, Eric Bailly, Scott McTominay.
Subs: Heurelho Gomes, Christian Kabasele, Adrian Mariappa, Kiko Femenia, Richarlison, Jerome Sinclair, Andre Gray.
Manchester United vs Watford Last Meeting:
Their last meeting at Old Trafford resulted in a 2-0 win for the Red Devils. Juan Mata earned the hosts a first-half lead which was doubled by Anthony Martial after the break.
Manchester United vs Watford Key Players:
Manchester United have a plenty of options upfront in form of Alexis Sanchez, Jesse Lingard, Anthony Martial and Marcus Rashford who are capable of banging goals against an injury-riddled Hornets side.
Watford, on the other hand, will rely on skipper Troy Deeney in front of goal whereas Will Hughes, Gerard Deulofeu, and Roberto Pereyra will try to cause menace on United backline using the flanks.
Manchester United vs Watford Head-To-Head Stats:
Manchester United Win: 19
Watford Win: 5
Manchester United vs Watford Current Form (In All Competitions):
Manchester United: D-L-W-W-W-L
Manchester United vs Watford Betting Odds (Subject To Change):
Manchester United: 2/5
Manchester United vs Watford Live Streaming:
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