Premier League 2018-19 – Brighton & Hove Albion vs Manchester United Preview

AT A GLANCE

When does Brighton & Hove Albion vs Manchester United kick off? Sunday 19th August, 16:00 (UK)

Where is Brighton & Hove Albion vs Manchester United being played? The American Express Community Stadium

What television channel is Brighton & Hove Albion vs Manchester United on? Sky Sports Premier League

Where can I stream Brighton & Hove Albion vs Manchester United? Sky Sports subscribers can stream the match online via Sky Go

Are tickets still available for Brighton & Hove Albion vs Manchester United?

Brighton & Hove Albion – https://www.seagullstickets.com/en-gb/categories/home

Manchester United – https://www.manutd.com/en/Matches

HEAD-TO-HEAD
Last six meetings: Brighton & Hove Albion W1, Manchester United W4, D1
All-time meetings: Brighton & Hove Albion W2, Manchester United W12, D5

THE TEAM NEWS

BRIGHTON & HOVE ALBION

Predicted line-up (4-4-1-1): Ryan; Montoya, Dunk, Duffy, Bernardo; Knockaert, Propper, Stephens, March; Gross; Murray

Unavailable: Steele (Injured)

Doubtful: Bruno Saltor (Injured), Andone (Injured), Izquierdo (Injured)

MANCHESTER UNITED

Predicted line-up (4-3-3): De Gea; Darmian, Bailly, Lindelof, Shaw; Andreas Pereira, Fred, Pogba; Mata, Lukaku, Sanchez

Unavailable: Valencia (Injured), Herrera (Injured), Romero (Injured), Dalot (Injured), Matic (Injured), Rojo (Injured)

Doubtful: Jones (Rested), Lingard (Rested)

THE PREDICTION

There is no doubt as to how Brighton will approach this game as they will look to soak up pressure and counter United even at home. Mourinho's men showed real desire last week against Leicester but were still not playing flowing football, and goals may well be scarce in this one.