Omonia will host Manchester United in Round 3 of the UEFA Europa League.
The match will start at 4:45 p.m. GMT on Thursday, 6 October 2022. The match venue is Tsiron Athlitiko Kentro, Limassol.
Latest odds on betting sites
Omonia have their winning odds placed at 13.00 (+1200 American; 6/5 Fractional). Manchester United, on the other hand, have its winning odds placed at 1.25 (-400; 1/4). The betting odds for a draw are placed at 6.70 (+570; 57/10).
The chances of the outcomes are as follows: Omonia — 7%, draw — 15%, Manchester United — 78%.
Latest betting odds on Omonia vs Manchester United (6 October 2022):
- Over 2.5 goals — 1.80 (-125; 4/5)
- Under 2.5 goals — 2.20 (+120; 12/10)
- Asian handicap (-0.25) on Omonia — 2.46 (+146; 73/50)
- Asian handicap (+0.25) on — Manchester United (-185; 27/50)
- Both teams to score (Yes) — 1.80 (-125; 4/5)
- Both teams to score (No) — 2.00 (+100; 1/1)
Match preview and statistics
Omonia Nicosia suffered a 1-2 defeat to Real Sociedad in their last Europa League game. Ander Guevara opened the scoreline in the 30th minute with a right-footed shot from outside the box to the top left corner. Bruno Felipe levelled the scoreline in the 72nd minute with a left-footed shot from close range to the bottom left corner. Alexander Sorloth made it 2-1 in the 80th minute with a left-footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner.
Omonia had 29% ball possession and completed 168 passes. They created one big chance. They had two shots with one being on target. They had an expected goal of 0.21 compared to Real Socided’s expected goal of 1.09. Omonia are the bottom of the group with zero points. They have scored one goal while conceding five goals with a difference of -4.
Omonia got a 2-0 win over Doxa Katokopia in their last league game. They are fourth in the table with nine points. They have scored 10 goals while conceding five goals with a difference of +9.
Omonia team news: All players are fit and available.
Manchester United got a 2-1 win over Sheriff in their last Europa League game. Jadon Sancho opened the scoreline in the 17th minute with a nice finish into the bottom right corner. Manchester United were awarded a penalty in the 38th minute as Dalot was brought down in the box. Cristiano Ronaldo converted the penalty as he shot the ball down the middle of the goal.
Manchester United had 68% ball possession. The Red Devils had eight shots with four being on target. They created two big chances during the game. Manchester United had 1.57 expected goals compared to Sheriff's 0.34 expected goals. The Red Devils are second in the group with three points. They have scored two goals while conceding one goal with a difference of +1
Manchester United suffered a 3-6 defeat to Manchester City in their last league game. The Red Devils are sixth in the Premier League table with 12 points. Manchester United have scored 11 goals while conceding 14 goals in the league with a difference of -3.
Manchester United team news: Brandon Williams is out of the game. Donny van de Beek is unavailable. Harry Maguire is out with a hamstring injury. Martin Dubravka is out with a knock. Raphael Varane is out with an ankle injury.
Omonia vs Manchester United H2H
This is the first meeting between both sides.
Key players and lineups
Omonia projected starting lineup:
- Adam Lang
- Hector Yuste
- Jan Lecjaks
- Adam Matthews
- Nemanja Miletic
- Mix Diskerud
- Fouad Bachirou
- Roman Bezus
- Charalambos Charalambous
Felipe is a key player for Omonia Nicosia. The Brazilian international has scored two goals in his last two games for Omonia. Felipe scored a goal in their 1-2 defeat to Real Sociedad.
Manchester United projected starting lineup:
- David De Gea
- Luke Shaw
- Raphael Varane
- Lisandro Martinez
- Diogo Dalot
- Christian Eriksen
- Scott McTominay
- Bruno Fernandes
- Anthony Martial
- Marcus Rashford
- Cristiano Ronaldo
Notable subs: Casemiro
Anthony Martial scored two goals in their 3-6 defeat to Manchester City. The French international was injured for a long while and marked his return with two goals. Martial has scored two goals in the league, overperforming his expected goals of 1.27.
Prediction and betting tips
Omonia have scored a lot of goals in their last few games as they have scored six goals in their last two games. Four of the last five Omonia’s games have ended in over 2.5 goals. Two of the last five Manchester United games have ended in over 2.5 goals. The Red Devils' last game in the League ended in over 2.5 goals. I predict over 2.5 goals.
Marcus Rashford has been amazing for Manchester United this season. He won the player of the month in September after a nice outing. The England international scored two goals in their victory against Arsenal. Rashford has scored three goals in the league, overperforming his expected goals of 2.02. I predict Marcus Rashford will score.
Betting prediction: Over 2.5 goals
Odds: 1.80 (-125 American; 4/5 Fractional)
Betting prediction: Marcus Rashford to score anytime.
Odds: 2.50 (+150 American; 3/2 Fractional)