Match Today: Manchester United vs Fulham 13-11-2022 English Premier League
The final round of Premier League matches before the World Cup break will see, among other things, Fulham hosting Manchester United.
These two teams are four points apart, with host Fulham ninth with 19 points while United are fifth with 23 points. Fulham were just minutes away from possession of Manchester City in their last game, and are hoping they can go ahead against United. While Fulham had no midweek assignment, Manchester United are coming off a 4-2 win over Aston Villa in the League Cup.
Manchester United vs Fulham
Manchester United recovered from a 3-1 loss to Aston Villa in the Premier League with a 4-2 victory in the League Cup midweek.
This was their fourth win in five games but they have not had a clean sheet in their last two games, conceding a total of five goals. Fulham, for his part, will want to take advantage of his extra rest after not playing the midweek game. They entered this match after losing to Manchester City in their last match.
It was their first loss in five games but they have defensive work ahead after they have conceded more than once in three of their last five games. Manchester United have the upper hand here, even when they play away. They have gone 14 games unbeaten against Fulham and are entering this match better. It was hard to beat Fulham in his last matches, but he was responsible for lapses of concentration at crucial times.
Fulham vs Manchester United
Manchester United have had four wins in their last five matches. Fulham have one loss in their last five games. Fulham have conceded two or more goals in three of their last five matches. Manchester United lose once in five away matches.
Manchester United have not lost in 14 games against Fulham. Andreas Pereira, the former Manchester United player, scored in the 2-1 loss to Manchester City, and he would be happy to extend that goal when he faces his former employers.
The biggest wastage for Fulham will be top scorer Aleksandar Mitrovic, who has an ankle injury. At United, Diogo Dalot will be suspended while Raphael Varane is still injured. They got a boost despite the return of Bruno Fernandes, who was suspended for a Villa league match.