Manchester United - Tottenham Hotspur
By Bond James on Monday, February 6 2017, 18:33 - Permalink
Beater bikes will be on Sunday afternoon to see at Old Trafford, where Manchester United have it distributed to Tottenham. Used to be a time when the dominance of the Red Devils in mutual matches so high that their victory almost nobody doubted. In recent years, the situation is quite different, and now it is just United who are in the league under pressure - in fourth place losing 9 points and so necessarily need to win on Sunday.
Jose Mourinho recently often bemoan the lack of luck, or the lack of quality in the finish, which is worth its entirety valuable points. Otherwise, he said his charges almost has nothing to reproach - and although it is true that in most matches last month United filed a fairly good performance, all at a mere bad luck when shooting on goal seduce impossible. For example, that the last three league duels Manchester identically zremizoval 1: 1, or also the fact that remízovým result ended just four consecutive league matches at Old Trafford.
Guests last week greatly improved the mood when our own stand blasted Swansea 5: 0th This result thus represented a certain patch first defeat in the year that Spurs suffered a week earlier at Stamford Bridge, possibly on an unexpectedly early elimination from the Champions League. Although it seems at first glance might seem that Tottenham experiencing lackluster start to the competition (especially if you still have the memory of a spring ride Spurs), know that wards Mauricio Pochettino after 14 rounds have two points more than it was last league year .
At the beginning, he spoke about the historical dominance of Manchester United. But what the last 8 games under the highest competition concerns, better are guests - they won three times, three times and compiled a tie only twice left the field with a blank. But the truth is that at Old Trafford traditionally have good memories - at this booth ever lost many matches, currently the number of such defeats stopped at number 19 and win the outdoor Spurs are now waiting for four matches, rejoiced last September 24 on the soil Middlesbrough.
In the basic configuration Manchester should appear Eric Bailly, who has healed his wounds and has joined in Thursday's Europa League duel. Chris Smalling and Luke Shaw, however, remain on the list of injured. Tottenham back Toby Alderweireld, who would not miss the basic set, but Erik Lamela and his coach Vincent Janssen still not available