West Brom vs Manchester United – 10 Vital Statistics


United have won just one of their last five games, are they due a win? Here's Joe Short with all the vital match stats...

 

10. West Brom and Manchester United drew 5-5 in this fixture last season, beating Albion’s 6-3 victory from April 1968 for the most goals in a tie between them. A price of 14.00 is available for +5.5 goals this weekend.

 

9. Albion beat United’s 2-1 at Old Trafford in this season’s reverse fixture, their first win over the Manchester club in 13 attempts. They are 16.00 to repeat that scoreline.

 

8. Morgan Amalfitano opened the scoring for the Baggies that day in September, but the midfielder is yet to net in 18 appearances since. Amalfitano is 10.00 to score.

 

7. United have won just one of their last five games, drawing two. They are 4.90 to lose/draw on the Double Chance.

 

6. None of United’s past three matches have witnessed both sides scoring. The same outcome on Saturday is priced at 1.80.

 

Watch Man United and West Brom’s 5-5 classic from May 2013:

 

5. West Brom have not won a match since New Years Day and have drawn four of their last six games 1-1. A repeat scoreline is available at 7.00.

 

4. Albion have conceded first in seven of their last eight games. They are 1.42 to do so again.

 

3. United have the fourth-worst aggression figures in the Premier League, with 50 yellow cards and two reds this season. This clash is 10.00 to finish goalless.

 

2. Jonas Olsson, however, has more yellow cards than any other player in the top flight (9). The West Brom defender is 19.00 to score.

 

1. Robin van Persie has 11 league goals this season, accounting for 26% of United’s tally so far (11/43). The Netherlands striker is 4.00 to score first.