Manchester United vs Brighton: prediction for the English Premier League match
Manchester United had a turbulent 2021-2022 season. They confidently won their Champions League group, but were knocked out of the competition by Atletico Madrid in the round of 16. In the Premier League, the Red Devils secured 58 points from 38 games and finished 6th, 13 points off the top four.
In the middle of the season, MU said goodbye the manager Ole Gunnar Solskjær. They start the new campaign under the leadership of Erik ten Hag. Other new additions to the team include Lisandro Martinez (57.37 million) and Tyrell Malacia (15 million).
Pellistri, Williams, Martial have been ruled out of this fixture.
Brighton & Hove Albion
Brighton's main goal for the previous season was to maintain their residence in the Premier League. The team had a good season and picked up 51 points from 12 victories and 15 draws, finishing in 9th position in the table. In total, the Seagulls scored only 42 goals.
Graham Potter's men had an impressive victory in their last pre-season friendly. The crushed Espanyol with a score of 5:1. This weekend, Hove Albion will be without Moder, who is out with a knee injury.
In 2 of the last 4 head-to-head games, goals were scored in both halves.
This bet played in 2 of Brighton's last 4 games.
Last year, the first game between MU and Brighton ended with this score.
This bet won in 3 of the last 5 games of the hosts.
We believe, that the hosts will get the upper hand in this game. The Red Devils are head and shoulders above their opponents and can please their fans with a large number of attacks and scoring chances. Man United have a good record against Brighton and should win at home.
Our prediction - Asian handicap (-1) to Manchester United
We expect Manchester United to take control of the ball from the first minutes of the game. The team still needs to pick up form, but they have more experience and quality than their visitors.
Second bet - Manchester United to win by 2 goals