Manchester United will face off towards Brighton for the second time in simply 5 days on Wednesday, this time within the Carabao Cup.
If the encounter is something like Saturday’s match then we shall be in for a deal with, because the 3-2 victory for United was steeped in drama and controversy.
The Seagulls have been by far the higher workforce however some how conspired to lose the match in coronary heart wrenching fasion. They took the lead by means of a Neal Maupay penalty however have been pegged again by Harry Maguire’s equaliser.
Marcus Rashford put Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s aspect forward with a effective solo aim however Brighton managed to equalise themselves late on by means of a Solly March header.
That is not the place the thrill ended, nonetheless, as United have been then awarded a penalty for a handball from Maupay, regardless that the full-time whistle had been blown, which Bruno Fernandes duly transformed.
It is seemingly that the beginning XIs for the cup fixture shall be very completely different however with a bit of luck we’ll get one other entertaining recreation within the cup.
What TV channel is Brighton vs Manchester United on?
Brighton vs Manchester United shall be televised on Sky Sports activities Soccer and Sky Sports activities Major Occasion at 7:30pm on Wednesday, September 30.
Kick-off on the AMEX Stadium is at 7:45pm.
It is possible for you to to comply with all of the build-up, motion and response proper right here on our reside weblog.
Predictions for Brighton vs Manchester United
Former United striker Michael Owen has predicted one other shut recreation between these two sides.
“These two performed out a cracker on the weekend, with Manchester United controversially operating out 3-2 winners,” he advised BetVictor.
Making an allowance for that either side may line up a bit in a different way, I may see this one being a bit tighter when it comes to objectives. That mentioned, I’m nonetheless siding with United to do sufficient to get by means of.”
Workforce information for Brighton vs Manchester United
United haven’t any recent harm issues going into the cup encounter with Brighton however Solskjaer has hinted that he’ll as soon as once more ring the adjustments for the match.
Dean Henderson, Timothy Fosu-Mensah, Eric Bailly, Brandon Williams, Fred, Scott McTominay, Donny van de Beek, Jesse Lingard, Daniel James, Juan Mata and Odion Ighalo are in line for remembers as United prioritise the go to of Tottenham Hotspur on Sunday.
“It’s a chance for game-time,” Solskjaer mentioned. “We have to construct up the squad for an extended season forward and, after all, it’s a chance for people to impress.
“On the stage we’re at we have to have gamers prepared and accessible as a result of it’s an extended season. However now we have a powerful and an enormous squad.
“We’ve obtained an enormous week arising with this cup recreation and Tottenham on Sunday so eyes on each of them.”