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Tuesday’s Champions League schedule features BSC Young Boys playing against Manchester United.
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BSC Young Boys
BSC Young Boys will be hoping for a repeat of their last result, following the 4-0 Super League triumph over FC Zürich.
In that match, BSC Young Boys had 64% possession and 26 attempts on goal with 8 of them on target. For BSC Young Boys, the goals were scored by Christian Fassnacht (45'), Michel Aebischer (64', 69') and Meschak Elia (89'). At the other end, FC Zürich had 13 attempts on goal with 4 of them on target.
Matches featuring BSC Young Boys have usually been entertaining ones recently with high scoring being a real hallmark. Over their past 6 clashes alone, a total of 25 goals have been recorded for both teams combined (at an average of 4.17 goals per game) with 18 of those belonging to BSC Young Boys. That being said, time will tell if such a trend will persist here in this match.
Manchester United head into the game following on from a 4-1 Premier League win as they beat Newcastle United in their previous game.
In that match, Manchester United had 65% possession and 21 attempts at goal with 7 of them on target. For Manchester United, the goalscorers were Cristiano Ronaldo (45', 62'), Bruno Fernandes (80') and Jesse Lingard (92'). At the other end, Newcastle United had 12 shots at goal with 3 of them on target. Manquillo (56') scored for Newcastle United.
The stats don’t lie, and Manchester United have been scored against in 5 of their last 6 games, seeing their opponents hit 5 goals in all. In defence, Manchester United have some weaknesses to address.
Head to head
The last league fixture featuring these clubs was Champions League match day 5 on 27/11/2018 when it ended Manchester United 1-0 BSC Young Boys.
In that match, Manchester United managed 65% possession and 21 shots on goal with 4 of them on target. Their only player to score was Fellaini (91').
At the other end, BSC Young Boys got 11 attempts on goal with 0 on target.
The match was refereed by Felix Brych.
Team News: BSC Young Boys
Joël Monteiro (Knee Surgery), Jean-Pierre Nsame (Achilles tendon rupture), Esteban Petignat (Unknown Injury), Nico Maier (Unknown Injury) and Fabian Lustenberger (Achilles tendon rupture) are unavailable for BSC Young Boys manager David Wagner.
Team News: Manchester United
Manchester United manager Ole Solskjær has a number of players out of action. Scott McTominay (Groin Injury), Edinson Cavani (Knock), Amad Diallo (Thigh Problems) and Marcus Rashford (Shoulder Injury) are those who can’t be considered.
We’re thinking that BSC Young Boys have the ability to score a goal against this Manchester United side, although just one goal might not be enough to give them the result that they want.
We’ve gone for a very close game with a 1-2 win for Manchester United at the end of this one. Could easily go either way, this.
Our expert partners are tipping under 3.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
🏟️ Team Focus:
BSC Young Boys
Stadium: Stadion Wankdorf (31,120)
Captain: Fabian Lustenberger
Chairman: Hanspeter Kienberger
Manager: David Wagner
Competitions: Super League position 7, Champions League (Group F), UCL Qualifiers (Play-Offs)
⭐ Star Player: Jordy Siebatcheu
Mostly used in the Striker position, Jordy Siebatcheu was born in Washington, D.C. , USA. Having made his senior debut playing for Reims in the 2014 - 2015 season, the skilful Forward has scored 3 league goals in the Super League 2021 - 2022 campaign so far from a total of 4 appearances.