On Tuesday night, Manchester United will host Bournemouth in Gameweek 19 at Old Trafford, continuing their relatively easy holiday schedule.
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The Red Devils recently played against Nottingham Forest and Wolves, defeating Forest 3-0 with a goal and assist from Marcus Rashford.
Manchester United has now won three of their last four league matches and are close to reaching the top four positions in the table.
They are likely to continue their strong offensive performance on Tuesday as they face Bournemouth, who have the weakest defensive record in the competition with 34 goals conceded in 16 games.
Bournemouth suffered a 2-0 defeat against Chelsea last Tuesday and have lost four of their last five league matches, causing them to drop to 14th place in the Premier League.
They are only three points above the relegation zone and will likely face a difficult battle to avoid being relegated in the second half of the season.
Manchester United vs Bournemouth Head-to-head
The last time these two teams faced off was two and a half years ago, when Manchester United won a resounding 5-2 victory at Old Trafford.
Manchester United has a strong track record against Bournemouth at home, winning four and drawing one of their five encounters.
They have scored nine goals in their last two home wins against the Cherries.
Manchester United vs Bournemouth Prediction
The significant difference in quality between these two teams at present makes it likely that Manchester United will emerge as the comprehensive winner. Betting on Manchester United to win both halves may be a good option, with odds of 2.75.
Bournemouth has conceded 26 goals in eight away games this season, making it worth considering a bet on Marcus Rashford to score anytime at 2.75 odds.