Manchester United vs West Ham United EPL Tips 9/22/2019
Sunday, September 22, 2019
Scott McTominay and Manchester United (2-2-1, 4th in the English Premier League) go to London Stadium on Sunday where they'll take on West Ham United (2-1-1, 9th in the English Premier League). The expected starting goalies are David de Gea for Manchester United and Lukasz Fabianski for West Ham United. The moneyline on this contest has Manchester United coming in at +107 and West Ham United are at +262. The O/U is set at 2.75.
Manchester United comes into this matchup with a record of 2 victories, 2 draws, and 1 defeat putting them at 4th in the English Premier League. During the season thus far, they have scored a total of 8 goals which has them at 8th in the EPL. Their goal differential is +4, putting them at 4th in the EPL. in respect to shots on target, they currently have a total of 23 which has them at 8th in the EPL. As a unit, Manchester United has obtained a total of 52 fouls which means they have an average of 10.4 fouls per game. They currently have a total of 8 points for the year and they have an average crowd of 73,588.
Scott McTominay is one of the best players to watch for the Red Devils. The midfielder from Scotland has played in 36 contests in the time he's played professional soccer and has played a total of 2,029 mins. Up to now, the 22-year-old has racked up 2 goals and has had an assist on 1 goal. He's earned a career average of 56.4 minutes per appearance. McTominay has been a starter in 22 contests and has a total of 29 fouls during that period. In the matter of shots on target, McTominay has 6 which puts him at 268th out of all players still active and 113th among midfielders. Marcus Rashford is another player to keep an eye on for the team from Manchester United. The 21-year-old from England has tallied 30 goals in the time he's played soccer which has him ranked 91st out of all players still active in the Premier League. He has played 7,166 mins in the time he's played soccer which has him ranked 65th among active forwards and holds an average of 61.8 mins per appearance which has him ranked 237th in the Premier League. Over the course of his pro soccer career, he has produced 92 shots on target which has him ranked 53rd among active forwards.
The man in net for the Red Devils is David de Gea from Spain. He is 28 years old and has totaled 30,313 mins defending the net for his career. De Gea has allowed 1.08 goals per 90 minutes which ranks him 7th among active goalies in the Premier League. Over the course of his career, he's given up 363 goals. He has a career save percentage of .731 which ranks him 6th among active goalies.
West Ham United is the team on the other side of the pitch and for the 2019 season they sit with 2 wins, 1 draw, and 1 defeat. With regard to goal differential, they currently sit 12th in the EPL with -1. They have a total of 6 goals for the year. West Ham United has a team save % of .632 which has them sitting 12th in the EPL, which tells us scoring chances could be plentiful if they are aggressive. They have an average attendance of 59,910 putting them at 3rd in the EPL.
One of the top players for the Hammers is Manuel Lanzini. The 26 year-old has drilled 20 balls past the man in net in his career. He ranks 77th among active midfielders in assists with 12 and has a total of 56 shots on target. He has played 7,705 mins and has an average of 75.5 mins per game. Another dangerous player on this squad is Felipe Anderson. The midfielder from Brazil has connected on 34 goals over the course of his professional soccer career which puts him at 31st among active midfielders. He also has totaled 163 fouls.
In net for the Hammers is Lukasz Fabianski who has had an marginal career by giving up 1.33 goals per 90 mins and that ranks him 15th in the league. In the 24,629 minutes he has been on the field in his career, he's allowed 364 goals. He's earned a career save percentage of .709 which has him ranking 15th among all goalkeepers still active in the league.
Who will win tonight's EPL game against the spread?
Guy's Pick: Take West Ham United (+262)
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