Big Game Focus: Wolves v Manchester United

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Manchester United look to build on their emphatic start to the Premier League season when they visit Wolves tonight. Bet on the match here.

Wolves have already played five competitive fixtures this season, although the majority of these have not been difficult clashes for the players. The faced the first real challenge last weekend as they opened their Premier League campaign with a goalless draw at Leicester.

Manchester United had a much more promising start to their domestic campaign last weekend as they thrashed Chelsea 4-0 at Old Trafford. They lost twice at Molineux last season and drew with Wolves at Old Trafford, and the Red Devils will want to exert their revenge here.

Betting previews

Wolves have seen Over 2.5 Goals in seven of their last eight matches against Man United in all competitions. The two sides are looking sharp in front of goal and you can back that at odds 2.15.

Wolves are undefeated in their last eight home matches in the Premier League whilst United have won one of their last five in the Premier League. Backing a Double Chance Wolves promises good returns at odds of 1.60.

Wolves failed to score against a big six side in only three of their 12 league meetings last season and did not keep a single clean sheet in process. They now face a side that scored in 17 of their 19 Premier League away days last season, making Both Teams to Score look good at odds of 1.85.

Team News

Nuno Espirito Santo expected to name a much-changed team here to the side that faced Pyunik in midweek despite some impressive performances. Summer arrivals like Patrick Cutrone and Jesus Vallejo will not be rushed into the starting XI, meaning both will likely have to settle for a place on the bench.

Harry Maguire, Aaron Wan-Bissaka and Daniel James all made positive impressions on their Manchester United debuts last weekend, with the latter even scoring against Chelsea. Eric Bailly and Alexis Sanchez are the only players ruled out for Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's side ahead of Monday's trip to Wolves.

Possible lineups

Wolves: Patricio, Bennett, Coady, Boly, Doherty, Dendoncker, Neves, Moutinho, Jonny, Jimenez, Jota.

Manchester United: De Gea, Wan Bissaka, Lindelof, Maguire, Shaw, Pogba, McTominay, James, Lingard, Martial, Rashford.