class=”article_teaser__2t5do”>Boasting a strong home record against the Hornets, Al Hain-Cole expects Solskjaer's men to bounce back from their Carabao Cup exit with an FA Cup win
Watford will be hoping to pull off an FA Cup upset when they travel to Old Trafford to take on Manchester United in Saturday’s third round clash.
The Hornets are currently sixth in the Championship after suffering relegation from the top-flight last season, although did manage a 2-0 home victory against this opposition during that campaign.
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However, they are without a win at this ground since 1978’s League Cup victory and remain hefty 8/1 (9.00) outsiders with bet365 to pull off a shock by coming out on top.
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Indeed, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s men have won 17 of their last 19 matches against this opposition and are clear 2/7 (1.29) favourites to ease into the next round with yet another victory.
None of the last 20 encounters between this pair have resulted in draws, but there are odds of 19/4 (5.75) available on them taking this game into extra-time after a stalemate.
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Victor Lindelof returned from injury for Wednesday’s Carabao Cup defeat against Manchester City, leaving Phil Jones, Marcos Rojo and the suspended Edinson Cavani as the only absentees.
Joao Pedro is doubtful and Isaac Success, Craig Cathcart, Tom Dele-Bashiru, Christian Kabasele, and Domingos Quina are all injured, while loanee James Garner is ineligible to face his parent club.
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Despite the disappointing Carabao Cup exit against their local rivals, the Red Devils will still be in confident spirits of bouncing back against an opponent that has caused them little bother in the past.
Indeed, the guests have lost their last 10 successive visits to this ground, scoring a paltry four goals over the course of that run.
It is hard to back Xisco’s men to improve on that record given their away form this campaign, having won just twice in 12 games in all competitions on the road and hitting the net only seven times.
Manchester United vs Watford Tips and Predictions
Eager for a reaction after the Manchester City defeat, United look well worth the 5/6 (1.83) odds to win by at least two goals against a goal-shy Watford outfit.
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