Villarreal vs Man United

WED 26 MAY 2021 – KO 20:00

BETTING & MATCH PREDICTION

On Wednesday night, Villarreal and Manchester United go head-to-head at the Stadion Energa Gdansk, in the final of the Europa League.

VILLARREAL

The Yellow Submarine finished seventh in La Liga and will be playing in the Europa Conference League next season if they fail to triumph in this clash. However, winning this game and the trophy will see Unai Emery’s team qualify for the Champions League instead.

Villarreal’s recent form has been highly inconsistent, as they have won just two of their previous five outings in all competitions, although their games have been relatively high-scoring, with over 2.5 goals scored in three of their last four outings.

One thing that has been consistent about Villarreal this season has been their form in the Europa League, where they are unbeaten in 14 matches, having recorded 12 victories. Emery’s team eliminated Arsenal 2-1 on aggregate in the semi-finals.

MAN UNITED

The Red Devils ended their domestic campaign on a winning note, as Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s team recorded a 2-1 win at Wolves. The men from Manchester rested several key players for the clash, which should mean they are fresh for this encounter.

Like their opponents, United’s recent form has been poor, as the win at Molineux last time out ended a run of three games without a victory in all competitions.

United’s recent record in the Europa League is a good one. A 3-2 defeat against Roma in the semi-final second leg ended a seven-game unbeaten run in the competition, as well as a four-match winning streak in Europe’s secondary competition for the Red Devils.

Team News

Villarreal are without midfielder Vicente Iborra through injury, while Samuel Chukwueze and Juan Foyth are also big fitness doubts and could miss out.

Manchester United are without Anthony Martial and Phil Jones through injury, while centre-back Harry Maguire is also a fitness doubt.

Match Prediction

The recent meetings between these two teams have all been close affairs. We can see this game being similarly tight with Manchester United just edging out their Spanish opponents.

Odds 4/5

PREDICTION – AWAY WIN

Boylesports - Bet Now
£25

FREE BET BUNDLE

*18+. UK Customers (Excluding NI) only. Cash stakes only. Min £10 stake required for initial £5 free bet. Min odds ½. Max £25 in free bets. Subsequent free bets equal 50% average of each 3 qualifying bets. 13 bets required to receive full £25 free bet. Qualifying bet must be placed within 30 days of opening account. Cashed out bets will not qualify towards your average stake. One free bet offer per customer, household or IP address only. Free bet expires after 7 days. Payment method restrictions apply. T&Cs apply 18+. begambleaware.org. #ad.

Odds correct at time of publication – please check with your bookmaker before placing a bet as fluctuations can occur.

VILLARREAL STATS

You can find statistics on Villarreal for various bet types. Interested in betting on El Submarino Amarillo in the BTTS market? You can also get current stats on Villarreal’s top goalscorers. Football fans who like betting in the Under/Over 2.5 market should check out the latest statistics from all the major football leagues. Those looking for more goals should try the Over 4.5 goals page.

LONG TERM TRENDS

In the 2019/20 La Liga, 68% of Villarreal games ended in Over 2.5 goals. 32% of matches finished in Over 3.5 goals.

Villarreal Streaks
No streaks for Villarreal
You Can Stick Your Lamborghini Up Your Arse!