Manchester United have been backed to win their first league recreation of the season after they tackle Brighton in Saturday’s lunchtime kick-off.
The Reds have been overwhelmed by Crystal Palace of their season opener however bounced again with a midweek victory towards Luton City within the Carabao Cup.
Brighton can be assured given they’ve received three of their final 4 house league video games towards United, although the Seagulls misplaced this fixture 3-Zero final season. Graham Potter’s aspect are on the lookout for back-to-back league wins for the primary time since November 2019.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has no contemporary damage considerations forward of the sport and is about to welcome again the vast majority of his key gamers after rotating his squad within the win towards Luton.
Mark Lawrenson, BBC
“Brighton obtained a superb win at Newcastle final week. Simply as they did towards Chelsea of their first recreation, they created loads of probabilities, which is a very good signal of how they’ve progressed since final season. They appear much more harmful.
“United are below strain already however I believe their defeat at house by Crystal Palace will act because the kick up the bottom they want. I might be stunned if Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s aspect don’t produce a significantly better efficiency this time.”
Prediction: Brighton 0-2 United
Michael Owen, BetVictor
“Brighton have been spectacular of their 3-Zero win away at Newcastle final weekend with a few Neal Maupay targets within the first seven minutes setting them on their solution to a snug victory. Younger Tariq Lamptey enhanced his rising fame with one other stand-out efficiency at right-back and Brighton can be delighted to have gotten their first three factors on the board in simply their second recreation of the brand new season.
“Then again, Manchester United have been very disappointing of their opening match of the brand new marketing campaign and seemed torpid and distinctly off the tempo of their 3-1 loss to Crystal Palace at Outdated Trafford.
“Ole Gunnar Solskjaer can level to a scarcity of relaxation and preparation time between the tip of final season and the beginning of this however he can be anticipating way more from his crew and I count on a fully-fired up Manchester United to return away from the South coast with all three factors. I’m going with a intently fought 1-Zero victory to United.”
Prediction: Brighton 0-1 United