Michael Owen, a former Premier League striker, has predicted Manchester United to beat Manchester City in Wednesday’s Carabao Cup semi-final tie at Previous Trafford.
Owen believes Man United will progress to the Carabao Cup final with a 2-1 victory over Pep Guardiola’s men.
Man United head to the game following a 2-1 win over Aston Villa within the Premier League of their final encounter, whereas Man City defeated Chelsea 3-1.
Offering his predictions, Owen informed BetVictor: “Each Manchester sides are in wonderful kind forward of this semi-final clash. Manchester City have been steadily enhancing week-on-week, and their progress continued on the weekend, taking part in a few of their finest stuff when defeating Chelsea 3-1.
“Having climbed to 2nd place within the Premier League, Manchester United come into this undefeated of their final 7 matches. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is aiming for silverware, nonetheless, for that to occur, his facet should finish City’s current dominance on this competition.
“Curiously, City have failed to attain of their final 4 visits to Previous Trafford. United ought to line up with the identical facet that defeated Aston Villa on the weekend with Dean Henderson the one exception in goal.
“With either side in such good kind, it’s little question going to be a good match. That stated, Manchester United have large momentum. I feel they’ll have simply sufficient towards a City facet who could also be barely understrength on the evening. Man United 2, Man City 1.”
The kick-off time for Man United vs Man City is 8:45 pm, Nigerian time.