Why Swansea could beat Manchester United on the opening day of the Premier League season - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
New Manchester United manager David Moyes will officially take charge of his first Premier League for the current title holders on Saturday the 17th of August.
Their opponents, Swansea City, are more than a match for most teams in the division, but more often than not were bested by United in their previous meetings.
However, this time around could see the hosts emerge comfortable victors for many reasons.
Swansea have already played two competitive games – both Europa League qualifiers against FF Malmo of the Swedish top-flight. They won the first leg convincingly in a 4-0 drubbing, while the second leg was goalless.
Summer-signing Wilfried Bony has already shown signs of a promising partnership ahead with fellow forward Miguel Michu pictured – last season’s signing of the campaign. The pair both scored in the 4-0 Europa League victory, and are tipped to f...