Manchester United will try to maintain their current domination against West Ham United in a crucial English Premier League encounter on Sunday. Manchester United (19-8-6) have defeated the Hammers five times in a row and eight times in the last nine. West Ham (9-18-7) are 15th in the league rankings, but just four points from relegation. The Red Devils are 7-7-3 on the road, with 24 points, while the Hammers are just 6-7-4 at home.
The game will begin at 2 p.m. ET at the London Stadium. In the current West Ham vs. Manchester United odds, Caesars Sportsbook has Manchester United as the -103 favourite (risk $103 to win $100), while West Ham is the +260 underdog. The over/under for total goals scored is 2.5, while a draw is placed at +260. Before you make any Manchester United vs. West Ham predictions, check out what verified SportsLine soccer expert Martin Green has to say.
Green became a professional sports journalist and handicapper after working in the sports betting sector for many years. He has covered the game on a global scale. Green has been lucrative in numerous categories with his football choices during last year’s World Cup, including the Champions League (+3.45 units), the FA Cup (+3.07 units), and the EFL Cup (+3.64).
Green has now examined the West Ham vs. Manchester United game from every perspective and has delivered his choices and predictions. Green’s choices may be seen on SportsLine right now. Here are the odds and trends for Manchester United vs. West Ham:
- Manchester United vs. West Ham spread: West Ham +0.5 (-125), Man U -0.5 (-105)
- Manchester United vs. West Ham over/under: 2.5 goals
- Manchester United vs. West Ham money line: West Ham +260, Man U -103, Draw +260
- WH: The Hammers have a goal difference of minus-13 in Premier League play. • MAN: The Red Devils are 6-0 after six losses.
Why you should support Manchester United
The Red Devils see this game as a must-win in order to keep pace with Liverpool in the EPL league and finish in the top four. Marcus Rashford, 25, leads the offence with 30 starts and 32 outings this season. He leads the team with 16 goals and five assists. Rashford has two games with multiple goals, including two in a 3-0 victory against Leicester City on February 19. His second two-goal performance this season came in a 3-1 victory against Arsenal in their first meeting. In the game, he also got an assist.
Jadon Sancho is also an offensive weapon. He has five goals and two assists in 17 starts and 21 total games. He scored a goal on three shots, one of which was on target, in a 2-2 tie with Tottenham Hotspur. He has a goal and an assist in the Red Devils’ previous five games. The 23-year-old is in his second season with the club and has eight goals in 50 EPL appearances.
Why you should support West Ham
On offence, the Hammers have a plethora of alternatives, including 26-year-old Jarrod Bowen. Bowen is tied for the club lead in scoring with five goals and four assists in 34 starts. His greatest game so far came in January, when he scored both goals on four shots in a 2-0 victory against Everton. Bowen is in his fourth season at West Ham, having scored 12 goals in 36 EPL games in 2021-2022. He has 38 goals in 150 outings for West Ham, including international play.
Forward Michail Antonio also contributes to the Hammers’ dominance. In the previous five games, the 33-year-old Jamaican has four goals and one assist. On April 20, he scored two goals in a 4-1 victory against KAA Gent in the Europa Conference. He also scored once against Crystal Palace in a 4-3 defeat on April 29, and once against AFC Bournemouth in a 4-0 victory on April 23.
How to Make West Ham vs. Manchester United Picks
Green has dissected the English Premier League encounter from every perspective. He is leaning Over on the goal total and has locked in two confident best bets, including one at plus money, while providing a detailed assessment of this clash.