Betting. Rostov vs Manchester United [09.03.17] : Red Devils to be careful in Russia[ ]
Round of 16, 1st leg
Bet: Double Chance: Rostov Or Draw
Manchester United very confidently cleared the hurdle of Saint-Étienne in Round of 32 overcoming French side twice. Sports betting experts also noted that Red Devils managed to win EFL Cup by beating Southampton 3-2 in a thrilling final match. However, José Mourinho’s side continues to be on the sixth place in Premier League standings. On the weekend the team ended the game against AFC Bournemouth in a tie 1-1 but the main battle for Champions League spot is ahead. In any case Man Utd is considered to be an obvious favorite in Russia game at betting odds of 1.80.
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At the same time Rostov is considered to be an underdog in home match at betting odds of 5.00. Even the Draw is evaluated by 3.50. As to Russian team it very solidly got through Sparta Praha in Round of 32. First game was won by 4 goals to nil as in Czech Republic the draw 1-1 was fixed. Moreover, Ivan Daniliants’ side started in Championship extremely strong soundly beating FC Tom Tomsk 6-0. So, placing bets remember that Selmashi are in the pool of clubs fighting for the next season Europa League spot.
Sports betting experts also admitted that Rostov is very tough team that managed to take third place in current Champions League surpassing Dutch PSV Eindhoven. Moreover, Russian team has beaten even Bayern Munich on Olimp-2 Stadium in November. So, it will be a real tough task for Manchester United to take positive results. That’s why gamblers may choose such option as “Double Chance: Rostov Or Draw” at betting odds of 1.85.
As to goal performance Total Match Goals Under 2.5 is likely to go through at odds of 1.61. Both teams will play carefully, from the defense. Moreover, José Mourinho is going to keep in mind FA Cup quarterfinal against Chelsea on Monday. So, Manchester United may enter the ground with some reservists especially since Henrikh Mkhitaryan is the only injured player. And punters can also try such betting option as “Both Teams To Score: Yes” at odds of 2.05. Match Handicap Rostov +1 Goal (1.91) may be another variant.