Premier League Preview: Manchester United v Cardiff City

Defending champions Manchester United to host Cardiff City at Old Trafford on Tuesday, 19:45 UK Time. The Premier League is in its 23rd week and The Red Devils are currently sit 7th in the league table.

Manchester United

Having lost the Capital One Cup in penalty shoot-out against Sunderland’s dramatic win on Wednesday, Manchester United seems to be in the poor form this season.

The Red Devils will face Cardiff City in a premier league fixture that would help guaranteed three points if they win.

According to the United’s currently condition, The Red Devils need to win this game in order to chase for a fourth place finish in league table. It will be a key match for United in this season, where they are desperate to pick up points.

The recent signing of attacking midfielder Juan Mata from Chelsea will boost the confidence of David Moyes, alongside with star striker Wayne Rooney and Robin van Persie who are likely to be available for this crucial game.

Cardiff City

Recent win of Cardiff over Bolton by 1-0 in their weekend FA Cup game. It was a much needed win for The Bluebirds, who were struggling in this season to make a huge impact.

Substitute Fraizer Campbell’s scored early in the second half and book their place for the fifth round of the FA cup.

Cardiff City are currently sit bottom of the table in 20th place and they are surely will not overcome the relegation.

Our Prediction

Manchester United 2 – 0 Cardiff City

Man Utd (W, W, W, L, W, L) Cardiff (L, L, D, L, L, L)

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