On Sun Apr 4th, Manchester United plays host to Brighton & Hove Albion in a Premier League match. Manchester United is fresh off their 1-3 loss against Leicester City. Kelechi Iheanacho struck first for Leicester City in the 24th minute, then Mason Greenwood tied it up for Manchester United in the 38th minute. Manchester United should be reasonably happy with their recent performance, earning 20 points in their last 10 matches, while in Brighton & Hove Albion’s last match they recorded a 3-0 shutout win against Newcastle United. Leandro Trossard struck first for Brighton & Hove Albion in the %Minute minute of the %HalfNumber half’s stoppage time, then Danny Welbeck added another in the 51st minute At the end of 90 a dissapointed Newcastle United couldn’t manage to score, and Brighton & Hove Albion took the shutout win. Brighton & Hove Albion is looking for direction having earned 15 points in their last 10 matches.
Brighton & Hove Albion and Manchester United last played eachother at the The American Express Community Stadium on the 26th of September. Manchester United was victorious by a score of 3 to 2. Neal Maupay scored the first goal for Brighton & Hove Albion in the 40th minute from the penalty spot, but Lewis Dunk got the equalizer for Manchester United on an own goal in the 43rd minute from the penalty spot Finally they completed the comback victory in the 100th minute on a penalty goal by Bruno Fernandes to cap off a wild match.
Brighton & Hove Albion’s most prolific scorer has been Leandro Trossard. The attacker has netted 2 goals over the last 5 matches. Luke Shaw and Bruno Fernandes are the top scorers for Manchester United in the last five matches, but unfortunately they only have one goal. It’s hard to imagine having success with those stats
Donny van de Beek, Anthony Martial, Juan Mata, David De Gea and Phil Jones are unavailable to play for Manchester United, while Solly March is unavailable to play for Brighton & Hove Albion.