Manchester United vs Brighton – Premier League: Live score and updates

Manchester United vs Brighton LIVE: Dean Henderson STARTS ahead of David de Gea as Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s men look to hit back from their crushing FA Cup defeat by Leicester as they resume Premier League action at Old Trafford

  • Man United XI: Henderson, Wan-Bissaka, Lindelof, Maguire, Shaw, Fred, Pogba, Greenwood, Fernandes, Rashford, Cavani 
  • Brighton XI: Sanchez, Veltman, White, Dunk, Moder, Gross, Bissouma, Lallana, Trossard, Welbeck, Maupay  
  • Manchester United host Brighton in the Premier League – kick-off is at 7:30pm 
  • Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side are looking to extend the gap from Leicester in third
  • Latest Premier League news, including fixtures and results
  • Premier League table – as it stands 

Manchester United can extend their lead from Leicester in third to four points with a win against lowly Brighton at Old Trafford tonight. 

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.  

The Red Devils face a Brighton side who are six points from safety heading into this clash at Old Trafford tonight. 

Sportsmail’s CIAN CHEESBROUGH will provide live coverage of Manchester United vs Brighton in the Premier League, including build-up, team news and in-game updates.

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Betfair are here with the latest odds for this one:

Manchester United to win 7/10
Brighton to win 4/1
Draw 29/10

Bruno Fernandes to score and Manchester United to win 21/10

A first start in two Premier League games for the Uruguayan tonight.

He’s without a goal since the start of February after an impressive start at Old Trafford. 

Time for him to end that drought tonight?

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.

While news of his exit this summer might not be surprising, Solskjaer’s decision to bench him tonight might be more.

Dean Henderson starts ahead of David de Gea tonight with United’s No 1 of the last 10 years on the bench.

The England international reiterated his desire to cement himself as the first-choice earlier this week. Is this the first step which shows Ole has made his mind up?

Brighton XI: Sanchez, Veltman, White, Dunk, Moder, Gross, Bissouma, Lallana, Trossard, Welbeck, Maupay

Subs: Steele, Karbownik, Mac Allister, Jahanbakhsh, Alzate, Izquierdo, Propper, Caicedo, Zeqiri

Man United XI: Henderson, Wan-Bissaka, Lindelof, Maguire, Shaw, Fred, Pogba, Greenwood,  Fernandes, Rashford, Cavani

Subs: De Gea, Tuanzebe, Williams, Diallo, James, Matic, McTominay, Van de Beek

Hello and welcome to Sportsmail’s live coverage Manchester United vs Brighton on a sunny Easter Sunday!

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.

A shock win for Brighton would see them stretch their lead between themselves and danger to a more-than handy nine points, with Fulham just going 3-1 down at Villa Park.

Should be an interesting one tonight, stay tuned for team news in just under 10 minutes!


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