LONDON. Betclic’s Ambassadors have spoken ahead of the titanic derby in Manchester on Sunday. Manchester United 2-1 Manchester City is the perfect score according to Marcel Desailly, Ruud Gullit, Arrigo Sacchi, Joao Pinto, Thomas Berthold and Pontus Kamark, who all joined together for Betclic’s Ambassador event .
At the event, which saw some of the world’s top media join the ambassadors at the London Hilton Metrepole hotel, Betclic’s football legends each had their say on how the match between the Premier League’s top two will unfold.
Former Dutch international Ruud Gullit said: “Experience for United will be key. So I’m going for a 2-0 win for Ferguson’s side at Old Trafford.
French World Cup winning defender Marcel Desailly added: “I have to agree with Ruud and go for a Manchester United win with the score 2-1, unless Roberto Mancini changes the team and packs the midfield.”
Expekt ambassador Glenn Stromberg also had his say on the Manchester derby. The former Swedish international and Benfica and Atalanta talisman has predicted a draw between the Premier League’s top two sides.
He said: “City are improving all the time and they have really settled down their defensive play.
“They are also the Premier League’s top scorers so I think they will take a point away from Old Trafford. My prediction is a 1-1 draw.”
Here are the ambassadors tips for the Manchester derby, thay will be viewed by an estimated 1.4 billion world-wide audience. The 2-1 score to United has the odds 7.50 at Betclic.
Marcel Desailly: Man United 2-1 Man City
Ruud Gullit: Man United 2-0 Man City
Arrigo Sacchi: Man United 3-2 Man City
Joao Pinto: Man United 2-1 Man City
Thomas Berthold: Man United 2-1 Man City
Pontus Kamark: Man United 2-1 Man City
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