Real Sociedad will host Manchester United in a 2022 UEFA Europa League group match on Thursday on Paramount+ . The Spanish side sits at the top of Group E after winning all five UEFA Europa League 2022 matches thus far, but they will enter Thursday’s match on the heels of a 2-0 defeat to Real Betis in La Liga play. Meanwhile, Manchester sit just three points out of first place in Group E and are currently riding a hot streak, going undefeated over their last eight matches.
Kickoff from Reale Arena in San Sebastian, Spain is set for 1:45 p.m. ET. The latest Real Sociedad vs. Manchester United odds from Caesars Sportsbook list Man U as the +115 favorites (risk $100 to win $115) on the 90-minute money line, with Sociedad as the +225 underdogs. Sutton, a former collegiate soccer player, has been SportsLine’s top soccer editor for more than five years. He has followed soccer closely for much longer and factors in managerial tactics, projected lineups and past performances to make the most-informed decisions possible, keeping his finger on the pulse of the game all over the globe.
Real Sociedad suffered a 2-0 setback at home against Real Betis on Sunday, their second straight defeat in La Liga,” Sutton told SportsLine. “Given what’s at stake, I expect Manchester United to trot out their best Starting XI and get the win on the road.”