FA Cup Quarter-finals - Replay - Chelsea vs. Manchester United - 01/04/2013 - Odds and Betting Preview

Chelsea are hosts to Manchester United in the FA Cup quarter-finals on Monday, April 1st, 2013 at Stamford Bridge in London.

This game is a replay as the two sides played 2-2 in Manchester on March 10th.

Both Chelsea and Manchester United played in league matches on Saturday and the fatigue could play a part in the their performance on Monday. Manchester United rested Ryan Giggs, Rio Ferdinand and Wayne Rooney in their 0-1 win vs. Sunderland while Chelsea rested David Luiz, Ashley Cole and Eden Hazard in their 2-1 loss at Southampton.

FA Cup - Chelsea vs. Manchester United - Matchup and Team Logos

Chelsea 6/4
Draw 13/5
Man Utd 15/8

Chelsea are slight favourites to win at home and a $100 bet could bring in $155 in profit while the same bet on Manchester United could bring in $180.

The odds of Demba Ba scoring in the match are 11/10 (bet $100 to make $110 in profit), Fernando Torres 5/4 (bet $100 to make $125 in profit), Robin van Persie 5/4, Javier Hernandez 11/8 (bet $100 to make $137 in profit) and wayne Roonie 11/8.

In addition to their FA Cup encounter couple of weeks ago, Chelsea hosted Manchester United twice in October of 2012. In the Premier League match the score was 2-3 for Manchester United while Chelsea won 5-4 in the round 4 of the Capital One Cup.

Aside from the possible fatigue issue, the upcoming FA Cup quarter-final match between Chelsea and Manchester United could be a treat and an excellent way to start an action-packed football month of April.

Hope you get to enjoy it!