Already destined for the Europa League knockout stage, Valencia will be bidding to finish their Champions League (CL) campaign on a high as they welcome Manchester United to Estadio de Mestalla. However to do so, they must improve their disappointing CL home record of just two wins in their last seven (W2, D1, L4).
Valencia can boast a record of just one defeat in their last eight competitive home matches (W3, D4, L1), however four of those games ended with a scoreline of 1-1. ‘ Los Murciélagos’ do boast a decent record against Premier League (PL) opposition though, winning eight of 17 continental home matches (W8, D5, L4). Notably though, their last PL opponents Swansea City did beat them on their own turf (3-0) back in 2014. [Read more…]