Manchester United Currently 1.83 To Win on Sunday

Published on August 5th, 2016 2:59 pm EST

It's the appetizer to the main course which is just over a week away - Leicester City, the defending English Premier League champions, will be squaring off against Manchester United this weekend in the FA Community Shield.

The FA Community Shield is an annual game that is played between the winner of the English Premier League (Leicester City) and FA Cup (Manchester United). The game will be contested at Wembley Stadium.

There will be a great amount of excitement for this match, as Manchester United signed a number of high profile players this offseason, including Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Paul Pogba.

Leicester City fans, for their part, are left to wonder if their team will be able to accomplish even 20% of what they did last season.

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Manchester United, thanks to their depth of talent, is the favourite to win on Sunday, as evidenced by these odds:

Leicester City, 4.20
Draw, 3.60
Manchester United, 1.83

Here are the odds to lift the Community Shield trophy:

Leicester City, 2.75
Manchester United, 1.44

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There are a total of four players who are listed at 3.00 or better to score on Sunday - they are:

Zlatan Ibrahimovic, 2.20
Anthony Martial, 2.75
Wayne Rooney, 2.75
Marcus Rashford, 3.00

The over/under line for this match is currently set at 2.5 goals:

Over 2.5 Goals, 2.00
Under 2.5 Goals, 1.80


The FA Community Shield is a taste of what's to come with the upcoming English Premier League season. Fans, it is almost upon us.

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