Manchester United vs Derby County | English Carabao Cup | Date: Tuesday, 25 September 2018 | Kick-Off at 20:00 UK / 21:00 CET | Venue: Old Trafford (Manchester).
Frank Lampard will visit Old Trafford for the first time in his role as manager while his Derby County will face Manchester United on Tuesday night. The Rams have faced one of the toughest draws possible for this stage of the competition, but the clash with these heavyweights should at least give their players a great challenge to prove they have all are the present. It is necessary to remain competitive against this type of opposition.
Derby started the Coupe de la Ligue campaign to some extent destroying Hull City 0-4 at the KCOM stadium in the second round. Martin Waghorn, Florian Jozefzoon and Mason Mount were among the scorers while lead striker David Nugent was on the occasion.
Speaking of Nugent, he scored two goals in the league, winning a three-game victory over Brentford on Saturday at Pride Park Stadium.
Manchester United vs Derby County: Face to face
The Red Devils have been the dominant force in the history of the confrontation with Derby County.
The hosts have won 25 games, 7 draws and 10 losses of 42 with the Rams at Old Trafford.
The two teams met in the third round of the FA Cup last January. Man Utd won 2-0 in front of the public.
Manchester United has won six of the last seven meetings with the Rams.
Manchester United vs Derby County: Weather forecast
José Mourinho’s men were again lost on Saturday so as not to see the new wolves promoted at Old Trafford. This is a surprising result after a brilliant demonstration that the team offered in the first round of the new season of the Champions League (victory of 0 to 3 against the Swiss champion Young Boys far from home).
On the other hand, Derby climbed to sixth place in the championship standings after his 3-1 victory over Brentford’s promotional rivals at Pride Park. Visitors will enter the highest part in a confidential and secure manner and the will omit the option to win at home with 1.25 odds.
Lampard’s men cannot lose three goals or more with a difference of 1.45. Derby also deserves support to score a goal here at 2:00 AM since the Red Devils did not score at Old Trafford on this season.
Manchester United vs Derby County: Betting Tips
Derby County +2.5 handicap @ 1.45 (9/20)
Manchester United keeps a blank sheet – NO @ 2.00 (1/1).