Betting Preview: Manchester United v Derby County: Expect the Red Devils to clinch a comfortable victory

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Jose Mourinho’s men should have little trouble breezing past Frank Lampard’s side with punters set to reap good return

Manchester United take on Derby County in the third round of the League Cup at Old Trafford on Tuesday evening.

Jose Mourinho’s men will face his former player Frank Lampard, now in charge of the English Championship side and will be aiming for a comfortable victory.

The Red Devils were forced to a 1-1 draw with newcomers Wolverhampton Wanderers despite an early lead through Fred in Saturday’s Premier League game.

Manchester United v Derby County

The stalemate ended their three-game winning streak and will be desperate to ease off pressure by progressing to the next round of the competition at the odds of (1.18) with Bet365.

A repeat of another stalemate from United against the Pride Park Stadium outfit is available at a chunky (7.00) with the same betting firm.

The Rams returned to winning ways against Brentford after a loss to Rotherham United and a draw against Blackburn Rovers.

However, given that they suffered defeats in their previous three meetings with their hosts, they will have it all to do shocking the Red Devils at Old Trafford, having been tagged as massive underdogs at (15.00) according to Bet365.

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