Is this the first step which shows Ole has made his mind up? Not used: Steele, Karbownik, Alzatre, Propper, Caicedo, Zeqiri. Man United claim the win thanks to Mason Greenwood's winner seven minutes from time after Marcus Rashford's second half equaliser. Good defending or a foul? Adam Lallana, who has looked bright, tried a clever reverse ball which Gross can't quite meet and Henderson gathers. Manchester United vs Brighton predicted line-ups: Team news ahead of Premier League fixture tonight. So why did he do so here? 82 mins: Donny Van de Beek is on in place of Edinson Cavani. The views expressed in the contents above are those of our users and do not necessarily reflect the views of MailOnline. Manchester United starting line up vs Brighton includes Brandon Williams and Andreas Pereira Man Utd's team vs Brighton has been confirmed ahead of the 2pm kick-off in the Premier League. Manchester United news and transfers LIVE Man Utd Brighton reaction and Erling Haaland latest. Manchester United vs Brighton – Premier League: Live score, lineups and updates Drone captures stunning footage of a giant reindeer ‘cyclone’ in the Arctic Circle The best holy hikes around the world, from Spain’s Camino to Israel’s Jesus Trail 47 mins: Shaw plays a decent-looking ball across from the left after a dangerous run but it is calmly dealt with by Lewis Dunk. Our. Rishav Biswas - September 25, 2020. 52 mins: First shot on target by United! Fred has a crack which loops as it deflects off a Brighton shirt. The half ends and the visitors are in front thanks to Danny Welbeck's header against the side he started his career with. Manchester United and Brighton & Hove Albion go head-to-head at Old Trafford in an exciting Premier League showdown. Trossard plays a find pass to Lallana whose delightful touch nearly finds Maupay but Maguire clears it away. They were definitely reading! How Manchester United should line up vs Brighton in Premier League fixture Samuel Luckhurst & Richard Fay & Tyrone Marshall. It was a true strike but, that apart, United were flat. That's all from me. 76 mins: So close for United! Thanks for tuning in and enjoy the rest of your Bank Holiday! 88 mins: Zaqiri and Alzate are on for Brighton as they desperately look to salvage this. 27 mins: Henderson nervously tries to catch which bobbles out and United eventually clear it. April 3, 2021 Austin Football 0. manchestereveningnews.co.uk - Richard Fay • 8h. Edinson … Fernandes gets the ball down the left flank and produces a … Manchester United give injury updates on Anthony Martial, Marcus Rashford and Mason Greenwood, Manchester United yet to decide on futures of some players before transfer window, Manchester United respond to Barcelona and Real Madrid Erling Haaland transfer talks, Manchester United monitoring potential free transfer targets, Manchester United fans fear Erling Haaland has dropped transfer hint ahead of Man City vs Dortmund. By then the real talking point of the game had come and gone. 1 min: United looking to start on the front foot from the off as Rashford, Greenwood and Shaw try to link up to find a way through. Bolton Wanderers boss Ian Evatt on Newport County loss, late goal not given and substitutes' impact, Bolton's 14 match unbeaten run in League Two came to an end at Rodney Parade, 12 stars linked with Manchester United ahead of summer transfer window. It goes out for another corner which United clear and try to break with but Brighton are equal to it. 83 mins: United are in front and it's Mason Greenwood who heads home! Eric Bailly should come in from the start with Luke Shaw the other change for Alex Telles. Then a Fred shot from 25 yards struck a Brighton boot and flew over. 87 mins: Pure relief for United but a sickener for Brighton, who now look set to drop more points from a winning position. He was unlucky the ball simply fell back on to his opponent’s forehead. When you subscribe we will use the information you provide to send you these newsletters. Daniel James gets there first before Greenwood's effort is sliced and drops agonisingly the wrong side of the cross bar. All square again! Pascal Gross swings in a free-kick from the left and Dunk meets it excellently. Brighton were much the better side in the first half at Old Trafford as they stifled with an organised set up and smart link ups, After a relatively quiet showing up to that point, Rashford sprung into life to fire the home side level with an impressive finish. When they did win the ball they were able to impose themselves on United via the runs of players like Adam Lallana. 71 mins: Chance for Brighton up the other end! Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s team were scratchy at best here. FA Youth Cup defeat will help Man City youngsters 'grow and improve'. 12 mins: Maybe someone on the Brighton bench has been reading! Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is showing his ruthless side with three Manchester United decisions. Although this weekend's results so far will have them breathing a small sigh of relief. The aim for the rest of the season will be nothing more than cementing their place in second. A scuffle between Harry Maguire and Lewis Dunk ensues in the aftermath, which Mike Dean gives the captains a telling off for. Brighton, meanwhile, can play football that makes you wonder why they have spent all of Potter’s two seasons in charge somewhere near the bottom end of the table. While news of his exit this summer might not be surprising, Solskjaer's decision to bench him tonight might be more. 23 mins: Fernandes plays a nice ball over the top for Pogba to flick on, but he can't quite meet the path of Greenwood. It was a little strange but ultimately the right decision. Manchester United vs Brighton: By the numbers. Bruno crosses the ball over the Pogba, who mis-hits his volley into the path of Greenwood who finishes it off! As such, his fourth goal of the campaign, headed in after Dean Henderson had saved his first point blank effort, gave his team a foothold in the game they desperately would have craved. The central areas were becoming pivotal in the game and Brighton shaded that battle at times. Manchester City Under-18s fell to a shock 1-0 defeat to Everton on Saturday bringing the defence of their trophy to an end. Manchester United have confirmed their team news for the Carabao Cup encounter against Brighton on Wednesday night. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer could make six changes to his starting line up when Manchester United return to Premier League action on Easter Sunday. Danny Welbeck is slid in for what looks like a golden chance but he can't quite meet it under pressure by Maguire. Report from Sportsmail yesterday on what David de Gea's next move could be with the Spaniard set to leave at the end of the season. 45+1: Just wide! 4 mins: Bruno Fernandes has the first effort of the night after some more tidy link-ups by United. With two years left to run on his contract, any move by the Red Devils to move de Gea on will likely involve a substantial pay-out to cut his time at Old Trafford short. Paul Pogba should move into a central midfield role with Nemanja Matic dropping out, while Bruno Fernandes must start having been replaced by Donny van de Beek last time out. The first big decision comes in goal with Dean Henderson having enjoyed a prolonged spell in the line up prior to the international break, whoever is chosen to start will surely stake their place as the club's first-choice option. The Manchester United vs Brighton Premier League can be streamed live on the OTT platforms of Star Networks in India. Brighton clear but the danger is very much still there for the away side so far. He got away with both but the incidents seems to betray a little nervousness. More urgency needed like that from Rashford and indeed United. Henderson and Pogba start - Manchester United predicted line up vs Brighton The early team news and predicted lien up for Man Utd's clash with Brighton in … Good fortune twice over, then, and United went on to make the most of it by winning the game. His shot is well-hit but it's straight at Sanchez, who confidently saves it. Predicted lineups, injuries & suspensions, stats and odds. 10 mins: It looks like it will be different type of game for Brighton tonight. 36 mins: United go through the gears again and Greenwood feeds Wan-Bissaka for a cross on the right. Manchester United; Football (Soccer) Sport (UK) English Football; Brighton … The resulting corner from Lewis Dunk is met by one of the furthest-reaching headers I've seen for a while. Poor in the first half, United did not register a shot on target while Welbeck’s header at the Stretford End gave Brighton a lead they deserved. Brighton vs Manchester United: Preview, line-ups, team news, betting tips, tv guide. 19 mins: Save! 38 mins: Rashford and Shaw link up well. Manchester United FC David de Gea is back in contention for Man Utd against Brighton this weekend but the decision between him and Dean Henderson is a difficult one. United host Brighton in their first match back after the international break having been dumped out of the FA Cup by Leicester the last time they played two weeks ago. He seemed destined to nudge the ball in to the empty goal until Manchester United captain Harry Maguire challenged him from behind. The Seagulls won't give up the ghost yet. With the game poised at 1-1 with 20 minutes left and Brighton looking to reclaim a lead Welbeck had given them in the first half, the 30-year-old moved on to a square pass from Neal Maupay. Paul Pogba and the Brazilian Fred were not able to assert any real authority in the middle while Bruno Fernandes only improved late in the game. He tipped a Lewis Dunk header over the bar in the 19th minute but that was routine. Pogba and Fernandes start - the Manchester United line-up fans want to see vs Brighton Fans have been having their say on who they would like to … Henderson and Pogba start - Man United predicted line up vs Brighton. 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Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side are chasing Champions […] Brighton: (3-4-1-2): Sanchez 6; White 6, Dunk 6.5, Veltman 6; Gross 6, Bissouma 6, Lallana 6.5 (Jahanbakhsh 87mins 6), Moder 6.5 (Izquierdo 87mins 6); Trossard 6.5 (MacAllister 63mins 6); Welbeck 6.5, Maupay 6.5. United could make six changes vs Brighton. David de Gea is approaching his 10th anniversary at Man United but might also be approaching the end of his Old Trafford career. The latest Brighton vs. Manchester United odds from William Hill Sportsbook list Manchester United as the 0.5-goal and -145 money-line favorite … United simply had to improve and they did. (Getty Images)Manchester United welcome Brighton and Hove Albion to Old Trafford this evening as the hosts’ pursuit of an unlikely The England forward's finish is equally as good, as he slots the ball back across Sanchez into the net. So United were able to continue on level terms and with a full complement of players. By. United pressed with a little more intent now. Relive the action as it happened with Sportsmail below: That's that. The goal was finished well by Rashford, the forward opening his body to score right-footed across Sanchez after Fernandes played him in down the left. After bringing his team level, Rashford was withdrawn in the second half and went straight down the tunnel for treatment, Rashford was coolness personified as he rolled home the equaliser after Fernandes' pass to set him up in the build-up. The break may have done United’s players some good. It finds Mason Greenwood who fires a fine effort against the post. United prevailed in a five-goal thriller at the Amex Stadium in the reverse fixture earlier this season, with Bruno Fernandes’ late penalty securing a 3-2 win for the Red Devils. men 73 mins: Marcus Rashford's night is over. Their attacks through Trossard and Veltmann have been easily dealt with so far but they still pushing. What a 45 minutes ahead for the Seagulls, who will be nine points clear of danger if they can hold on for a famous Old Trafford win. Get latest cricket updates , IPL 2021 , live scores, top sports news , match highlights of Cricket, Football, Tennis and other sports on TimesNow He is replaced by Daniel James. Instinct said foul. Not used: De Gea, Amad, Matic, Williams, Tuanzebe. There could also be two changes in defence with Victor Lindelof not worth risking after he missed training on Friday morning. 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Grab yourself a drink and settle in for the final bit of Easter Sunday action! Daniel James is arguably the form forward having netted a crucial winning goal for Wales against the Czech Republic earlier in the week. Brighton, meanwhile, will be devastated but stay six points from danger. Welbeck met it well but his header was saved by Henderson, before the striker finished home the rebound! The game is a welcome return to club football after the international break, which gave some of United’s players a breather after the disappointment of FA Cup defeat. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's side lost their last outing before the international break, as they crashed out of the FA Cup quarter-finals to the Foxes. 40 mins: United break from a corner fast but so do Brighton to get back. Greenwood reacted fastest to claim United's all-important winner for only his second league goal of the 2020-21 season, It was not the shiniest of displays for United but Ole Gunnar Solskjaer was delighted to secure another hard-fought victory. Brighton went ahead again the run of play but were then by far the better team for the rest of first half as United struggled, Dean Henderson kept his place in goal for United with David de Gea on the bench amidst their battle for the No 1 shirt, Welbeck’s goal would have felt satisfying for more than one reason. Hello and welcome to Sportsmail's live coverage Manchester United vs Brighton on a sunny Easter Sunday! Man Utd vs Brighton LIVE: Line-ups confirmed, Red Devils seek to close top-four gap (Image: Getty) Man Utd 3-1 Brighton Scott McTominay departs Old … Fernandes drives a powerful strike which Sanchez can only parry. Danny Welbeck was not always as clinical as he may have been during his years at Manchester United but rarely did he fail to make contact with the ball from only three yards. Looks like it'll be an important win for cementing that second spot. 60 mins: Excellent run by Fernandes which equally well picked out by Pogba which the on rushing Sanchez has to be out quickly to clear away. Hello and welcome to our live coverage of Manchester United vs Brighton in Sunday's late kick-off. Certainly Brighton were good for their lead. 17 mins: It was a fast start by United but they find themselves behind. Luke Shaw plays a lovely ball to Bruno with the outside of his foot. Manchester United travel to Brighton to play their next match of the Premier League campaign. 8 mins: POST! VAR took a look to see if it was a foul by the United captain, but play is signalled to carry on. United … Read more on manchestereveningnews.co.uk. Predicted Manchester United line-up vs Brighton & Hove Albion How I prepared to be head coach from 2000 – KCCA FC’s Byekwaso Thomas Tuchel confirms Chelsea injury blow, reveals one starter vs … That apart, the goalkeeper was unconvincing. Sports; Manchester United vs. Brighton free live stream (4/4/21): How to watch Premier League, time, channel Alex Pattle. 49 mins: Bruno switches play to Pogba and makes a run into the box for the return. Follow all the latest Man Utd breaking news, transfer gossip and reaction to the Brighton game last night. Referee Dean seemed to have given a foul for a late challenge on Fernandes but then appeared to let the goal stand. Predicted Manchester United line-up v Brighton. Had a foul been given, Maguire would surely have been sent off. Erling Haaland is in England ahead of the Champions League clash between Manchester City and Borussia Dortmund. April 3, 2021; Dan Coombs; Manchester United are back in action on Sunday night against Brighton. The ball ricochets off a defender which Bruno then picks up inside the box. 43 mins: Brighton get the ball forward themelves after Neal Maupay does some good hold up play. The Man Utd boss has taken time to be decisive over some key Old Trafford issues, including on David de Gea vs Dean Henderson. Paul Scholes agrees with Gary Neville about Manchester United's transfer plan, Manchester United are reported to have already made Erling Haaland their top transfer target - amid talks with his representatives, Erling Haaland's thoughts on his future as Manchester United transfer rumour rolls on. BTTS has landed in just 1 of those games. Manchester United line up vs Brighton includes Paul Pogba and Victor Lindelof Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has named his Man Utd team to face Brighton and … Predicted lineups, injuries & suspensions, stats and odds. Erling Haaland arrives in Manchester with Borussia Dortmund squad ahead of Man City fixture. 90+1 mins: United looking to comfortably see this one out now. He's without a goal since the start of February after an impressive start at Old Trafford. They have two minutes of added time to save the game. A 2-1 victory over Southampton was followed by an impressive 3-0 win over relegation rivals Newcastle. His low drive is gathered by Sanchez comfortably. The Seagulls defence are dealing with everything Ole's men have so far and are good value for their lead. 6 mins: Yves Bissouma was down and receiving treatment early on after an awkward fall from a challenge with Edinson Cavani. His low delivery is met by a Brighton defender before later a poor Pogba delivery is easily claimed by Sanchez. 55 mins: Rashford has another bright moment as his mazy run wins a corner. 26 mins: Lovely set of touches and a run by Adam Lallana who tries a one-two with Welbeck which he can't quite meet again. All the important info around the top-flight game . More noticeable were two fumbles from corners. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer wanted to drop David de Gea twice before Dean Henderson’s Manchester United run. Mason Greenwood, their best player, won the game for them with a header at the death but to argue that they deserved it would be stretching things a little. Mason Greenwood scored a late winner as Manchester United earned a 2-1 comeback win against Brighton on Sunday night, Marcus Rashford equalised for United in the second half with a cool finish after being teed up by playmaker Bruno Fernandes, Former Red Devil Danny Welbeck had given the Seagulls an early lead and the visitors were deservedly ahead at the break, A key moment at 1-1 saw Welbeck unable to stretch for a finish amid a potential foul by Harry Maguire, which was not given.