West Brom’s 3-1 win over Swansea on Wednesday has lifted them up to seventh in the league and just four points behind Saturday’s opponents Manchester United.
They are flying at the moment and have scored 10 goals in their last three home games. In fact, since the start of November only Chelsea (18) have won more points than the Baggies (13).
Manchester United secured back-to-back Premier League wins for the first time since August with a dramatic 2-1 win over Crystal Palace on Wednesday night and they must now turn their attentions to recording their win in three away to West Brom. Place your bet on Naijabet.com
Jose Mourinho’s side are better equipped to deal with the festive period and the quick run of games could work in their favour ahead of this very tough match.
West Bromwich Albion – Jonny Evans missed their 3-1 win over Swansea in midweek through injury and he is a doubt to face off against his former side here. Craig Dawson has served his one-match ban but may not get back into the side with Nyom and Chris Brunt options at full-back.
Tony Pulis is again without Boaz Myhill and Saido Berahino due to injury and a lack of match fitness, respectively.
Manchester United – Henrikh Mkhitaryan missed Wednesday’s clash with Crystal Palace in midweek and isn’t expected back until Boxing Day at the earliest.
Antonio Valencia has served his one-match ban and will return at right-back here.
Eric Bailly picked up an injury in Manchester United’s 2-1 win over Crystal Palace on Wednesday which forced him off just after half time and he is expected to miss the trip to West Brom on Saturday.
Anthony Martial didn’t travel with the squad in midweek but the reason behind his absence wasn’t specified. He should return to the fold here unless he has picked up an injury.
West Brom have scored at least 3 goals in their last 3 home matches in Premier League .
There have been over 2.5 goals scored in West Brom’s last 4 home Premier League games
West Brom have won their last 3 home matches (Premier League).
West Brom have seen under 2.5 goals in their last 3 matches against Man Utd in all competitions.
Man Utd are undefeated in their last 7 matches (Premier League).