Man United vs Real Sociedad Prediction: Statistical Analysis of Goals, Fouls and Winner


Man United vs Real Sociedad Prediction

When is Man United most likely to score a goal? Man United has looked at their best in the last 45 minutes of the EPL matches. 62.5% of their goals have come in the second half.

When is Real Sociedad most likely to score a goal? Real Sociedad aims to take an early lead. They have scored 50% of the goals in the time frame of 15-30 minutes in La Liga.

Who is most likely to score for the Red Devils? Marcus Rashford has looked in top form this season. If he is included in the squad, Rashford is likely to score against Real Sociedad.

Who is most likely to score for Real Sociedad? Umar Sadiq is likely to score for Real Sociedad in the upcoming Europa League fixture.

CrowdWisdom360 Prediction:Man United 3 Real Sociedad 1

All statistical analysis is based on historic performance. Player performance in the final may not necessarily replicate the recent performances.

Man United is set to kickstart their Europa League campaign by hosting Real Sociedad on Thursday, 8 September. After a disappointing start to the EPL, Erik ten Hag has managed to revamp his squad and the Red Devils are currently surging with 4 consecutive wins. They gave a 3-1 defeat to the table toppers, Arsenal in the last match. Man United will look to dominate Real Sociedad in the upcoming Europa League meeting. Real Sociedad, on the other hand, hasn’t looked at their best in La Liga. They need to prepare for a tough challenge against Man United at the Old Trafford Stadium on Thursday.

Man United vs Real Sociedad Prediction: Goals Scored and Conceded

Man United

Goals Scored Goals Conceded
First 15 minutes 1 4
16 to 30 minutes 2 0
31 to 45 minutes 0 1
46 to 60 minutes 0 1
61 to 75 minutes 6 0
76 to 90 minutes 2 0
First Half 3 5
Second Half 8 1
Total (Last 5 Matches) 11 6

Real Sociedad

Goals Scored Goals Conceded
First 15 minutes 0 1
16 to 30 minutes 2 2
31 to 45 minutes 1 1
46 to 60 minutes 2 1
61 to 75 minutes 2 0
76 to 90 minutes 0 1
First Half 3 4
Second Half 4 2
Total (Last 5 Matches) 7 6

Man United vs Real Sociedad Prediction: Forwards Statistics

Goals Shots On Target Per Game
Man United
Marcus Rashford 3 0.7
Bruno Fernandes 1 0.8
Antony 1 2.0
Real Sociedad
Umar Sadiq 3 1.0
Alexander Isak 1 1.5
Mohamed-Ali Cho 0 1.3

Marcus Rashford has done an excellent job in the forward attack for Man United and played a key role in his side’s comeback in the EPL. Rashford has scored 3 goals so far at an average of 2.5 shots per game. He also assisted in 2 goals and created 2 big chances for his team. Bruno Fernandes has also played well and added 1 goal to his name as of now with 1 assist and 3 big chances created.

Real Sociedad’s forward attack is led by the Nigerian Striker, Umar Sadiq. Sadiq has added 3 goals to his name in the current La Liga season at an average of 2 shots per match. Alexander Isak is another key striker who has scored 1 goal so far and he has maintained an average of 2.5 shots per match.

Top Scorers for Man United in Last Season:

  • Cristiano Ronaldo (18 goals)
  • Bruno Fernandes (10 goals)
  • Mason Greenwood (5 goals)

Top Scorers for Real Sociedad in Last Season:

  • Mikel Oyarzabal (9 goals)
  • Alexander Isak (6 goals)
  • Alexander Sorloth (4 goals)

Man United vs Real Sociedad Prediction: Yellow Card Statistics

Yellow Cards
Scott McTominay 4
Diogo Dalot 3
Harry Maguire 3
Yellow Cards
Igor Zubeldia 2
Mikel Merino 2
Andoni Gorosabel 2

Man United vs Real Sociedad Prediction: Midfield Statistics

Passing Accuracy Key Passes Per Game
Man United
Jadon Sancho 83% 0.8
Casemiro 79% 0.0
Christian Eriksen 79% 1.3
Real Sociedad
Mikel Merino 78% 1.5
Brais Mendez 83% 0.8
Martin Zubimendi 81% 0.3

Jadon Sancho has been impressive this season for the Red Devils. Sancho has scored twice as of now. He also got a dribbling success of 58%. There are high expectations from Casemiro who just joined Man United from Real Madrid. He has played at a passing accuracy of 79% so far with 83% success in the aerial duels.

The key midfielders of Real Sociedad include Mikel Merino and Brais Mendez. Merino has looked good as he has played at an interception rate of 1.3 per game with 56% success in the ground duels. Mendez’s passing accuracy stands at 83%. He also scored 1 goal for his side.

Man United vs Real Sociedad Prediction: Defence Statistics

Clearances Per Game Tackles Per Game
Man United
Raphael Varane 4.8 2.4
Diogo Dalot 2.5 2.3
Tyrell Malacia 1.5 2.2
Real Sociedad
Robin Le Normand 2.5 1.0
Diego Rico 3.0 3.0
Igor Zubeldia 1.8 1.8

Raphael Varane and Diogo Dalot are some of the leading defenders for Man United. Varane has been very consistent till now with an average of 4.8 clearances per game and 67% success in the total duels. Dalot’s clearance average stands at 2.5. He also won 63% of the aerial duels.

In the defence department, Real Sociedad relies on Robin Le Normand and Diego Rico. Normand is playing the current EPL season at an average of 2.5 tackles per match along with 64% success in the aerial duels. However, Normand is likely to be unavailable due to injury. Rico has also been very good he has maintained an average of 3 clearances and 3 tackles per match along with 50% dribbling success.

Man United vs Real Sociedad Prediction: Goal Keeper Stats

David De Gea (Man United) Alex Remiro (Real Sociedad)
Saves Per Game 3.0 (69%) 3.8 (75%)
Clean Sheet 2 2
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David De Gea has done a decent job as the goalkeeper of Man United. De Gea is playing EPL at a rate of 3 saves per match with a save success rate of 69%.

Real Sociedad’s goalkeeper Alex Remiro is having an average of 3.8 saves per game with a 75% save success rate.

Man United vs Real Sociedad Prediction: Team Stats (All Competitions)

Stats Man United Real Sociedad
Matches 12 10
Goals per game 1.83 0.90
Goals conceding per game 1.17 1.10
Clean Sheets 3 3
Ball Possession % 52.22% 53.44%

Man United vs Real Sociedad Prediction: Head-to-Head Statistics

Matches: 4 | Man United: 2 | Draw: 2 | Real Sociedad: 0

Last Meeting: The match ended in a 0-0 draw in the UEFA Europa League on 25 February 2021

Man United vs Real Sociedad Prediction: Winning Odds

Man United vs Real Sociedad Prediction: Predicted Lineup

Man United (4-2-3-1): De Gea/Dubravka; Dalot, Varane, Martinez, Malacia; McTominay, Casemiro; Antony, Fernandes, Sancho; Rashford/Ronaldo

Real Sociedad(4-1-2-1-2): Remiro; Gorosabel, Zubelida, Elustondo, Munoz; Zubimendi; Mendez, Merino; Silva; Cho, Sadiq

Man United vs Real Sociedad Prediction: Final Analysis and Prediction

Man United is looking in red-hot form. With the home advantage on Thursday, the Red Devils will look to give a crushing defeat to Real Sociedad. However, Hag is expected to rotate his squad for the Europa League fixture. Martin Dubravka can replace De Gea as the goalkeeper and Ronaldo is expected to return to the squad. On the other hand, Real Sociedad is surely going to miss Normand if he is not available. They have no margin of error against the hosts in the upcoming clash. As per the predictions and betting platforms, Man United will win this match.

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