Premier League • Day 32
  • 2nd Half
  • Brighton & Hove Albion
  • Manchester United
  • ConnollyMarch
    87'
  • DunkBernardo
    81'
  • Mac AllisterMooy
    81'
  • RashfordJames
    78'
  • MartialIghalo
    78'
  • ShawWilliams
    64'
  • PogbaMcTominay
    64'
  • FernandesPereira
    64'
  • Fernandes
    50'
  • Shaw
    49'
  • 1/2 Time
  • Brighton & Hove Albion
  • Manchester United
  • LampteyTrossard
    45'
  • PröpperMaupay
    45'
  • 1st Half
  • Brighton & Hove Albion
  • Manchester United
  • Fernandes
    29'
  • Greenwood
    16'
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Brighton & Hove Albion - Manchester United
Premier League - 30 June 2020

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  • End of 2nd Half
90+3' 

FT: Brighton 0-3 Man Utd. Goals from Greenwood and Fernandes (2) ease the visitors up to fifth spot.

Bruno Fernandes celebrates after scoring for Manchester United
89' 

Three minutes added.

87' 

Brighton change: March on for Connolly.

86' 

The Red Devils are a few minutes away from an eighth clean sheets in their last 13 Premier League matches.

85' 

So, United will move up to fifth - just three points behind third-placed Leicester, having played a game more. Brighton will stay 15th, six points above the drop zone.

82' 

Brighton change: Bernardo on for Dunk.

82' 

Brighton change: Mooy on for MacAllister.

79' 

UNITED CHANGE: James on for Rashford.

78' 

UNITED CHANGE: Ighalo on for Martial.

77' 

SAVE! De Gea beats away Maupay's deflected snap shot from 17 yards.

75' 

Connolly threatens to make a diagonal run in-behind and race through on De Gea, but Maguire steps across and mops up well.

73' 
71' 

CLOSE! Good feet from Trossard, but his 20-yard attempt flies just wide once again.

69' 

De Gea has had little to do, but is suddenly called into action to tip away Connolly's curved strike from the edge of the box.

67' 

A chance to reflect on that ruthless counter attack for the third as the players have a drinks break.

64' 

McTominay and Williams also come on.

  • Andreas Pereira
    OffBruno FernandesManchester UnitedUnited making a triple change.
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  • Andreas Pereira
    OnAndreas PereiraManchester United
63' 

United making a triple change.

60' 

CLOSE! The hosts almost pull one back with a quick free kick. Trossard catches United out on the left side of the box, but sees his low drive flash just wide.

60' 
Bruno Fernandes et Paul Pogba (Manchester United) face à Brighton en Premier League
58' 

That goal has knocked the stuffing out of Brighton. United are in cruise control again now.

56' 

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  • Bruno Fernandes
    GoalBruno FernandesManchester UnitedGOAL! Fernandes at the double! The midfielder volleys home at the far post from Greenwood's cross after a lightning break.
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GOAL! Fernandes at the double! The midfielder volleys home at the far post from Greenwood's cross after a lightning break.

  • Leandro Trossard
    OffTariq LampteyBrighton & Hove AlbionBrighton already looking a bit sharper.
    TodayFouls2Fouls against2
  • Leandro Trossard
    OnLeandro TrossardBrighton & Hove Albion
47' 

Brighton already looking a bit sharper.

  • Neal Maupay
    OffDavy PröpperBrighton & Hove AlbionNo surprise to see Potter making HT changes.
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  • Neal Maupay
    OnNeal MaupayBrighton & Hove Albion
47' 

No surprise to see Potter making HT changes.

  • 2nd Half
46' 

KICK OFF! Brighton gets us back underway needing a major improvement if they are to find a way back into this contest.

  • End of 1st Half
45+2' 

HT: Brighton 0-2 Man Utd.

45' 

Two minutes added.

42' 

Pogba terrorises Brighton on the right of the area. The Frenchman produces a lovely stepover before trying to lay on a third, but the home defence does enough to desperately crowd the middle and clear their lines.

40' 
37' 

And STILL it's all United. They looks so confident out there. Potter will be desperate to get his side in to regroup and rethink at the interval.

35' 
33' 

Replays suggesting the ball may have gone out of play as Greenwood looked to control in the build up to the second goal.

31' 
  • Bruno Fernandes
    GoalBruno FernandesManchester UnitedGOAL! The visitors double their advantage. This time Fernandes squeezes his first-time shot into the bottom corner after Pogba had recovered Shaw's cut back from the left.
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29' 

GOAL! The visitors double their advantage. This time Fernandes squeezes his first-time shot into the bottom corner after Pogba had recovered Shaw's cut back from the left.

29' 

Still all United. The hosts have offered very little since going behind.

28' 

26' 
25' 

Time for a drinks break. So far, so good for this man and his team.

Mason Greenwood (Manchester United) buteur face à Brighton
24' 

VIDEO: Greenwood with shades of his manager as he gives United the lead.

23' 
22' 

Fernandes assumes responsibility from the free kick, but arcs his effort over the top. No worries for Ryan.

21' 

Bissouma charges into a clumsy challenge on Pogba 25 yards from goal. Free kick to United just left of centre.

19' 

VIDEO: Fernandes hits the post.

17' 
  • Mason Greenwood
    GoalMason GreenwoodManchester UnitedGOAL! Greenwood takes Wan-Bissaka's pass and drives into the box before lashing a low shot into the bottom corner.
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GOAL! Greenwood takes Wan-Bissaka's pass and drives into the box before lashing a low shot into the bottom corner.

15' 

United dictating the tempo. Brighton are soaking it up and hoping to hit the visitors on the break. One-way traffic at present though.

13' 

OFF THE POST! Fernandes curls a low 22-yard shot against the post after nice play down the right involving Pogba.

11' 
9' 

STAT: Man United have only won four of their 15 league away matches this season. The fewest won by the Red Devils on their travels in a Premier League campaign is five, set in 2010-11.

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Brighton v Manchester United
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Brighton engineer their first opening, but Stephens rifles a first-time strike well over the bar from 25 yards out.

5' 
4' 

United looking dangerous down the left in the early exchanges. Shaw rolls it into the feet of Martial, who doesn't quite have the time to take a touch and get a shot away before the block.

3' 

Potter spoke to Sky pre-match and was asked why he opted for Aaron Connolly over nine-goal Neal Maupay? The Brighton gaffer said: "Purely tactical, using Aaron's pace and I think Neal Maupay can help us off the bench. It is important to have players who can help finish the game as well."

2' 

HEAD-TO-HEAD: Brighton have won each of the last three top-flight home encounters against United. They are the Seagulls' only victories in the last 22 meetings between the teams in all competitions. The Red Devils will hope they are due a result here, having last picked up a top league win at Brighton way back in 1982.

  • 1st Half
1' 

KICK OFF! United get us underway.

20.10 

Plenty of positive talk doing the rounds about United. They have won 10 times in a 14-game unbeaten run, but it's also worth noting that their tally of 49 points from 31 games is their lowest since the 1990-91 campaign. Still lots of hard work ahead for Ole and Co, who need 17 points from their final seven league matches to equal their points total of last season.

Harry Maguire of Manchester United celebrates with Mason Greenwood of Manchester United after scoring his teams second goal during the FA Cup Quarter Final match between Norwich City and Manchester United at Carrow Road on June 27, 2020 in Norwich, Englan
20.00 

STAT: Brighton are unbeaten in their last three matches. All of those games have been against sides in the top half of the table in the shape of Wolves, Arsenal and Leicester (the latter two since the PL restart). Indeed, the Seagulls have looked a more solid outfit, keeping two clean sheets in those three games, as many as they had managed in their previous 20 league outings.

: Neal Maupay of Brighton and Hove Albion scores his team's second goal past Emiliano Martinez of Arsenal during the Premier League match between Brighton & Hove Albion and Arsenal FC at American Express Community Stadium on June 20, 2020 in Brighton, Eng
19.55 

Brighton boss Graham Potter: “I suppose there are bogey grounds. And I’m happy if the Amex is a bogey ground for Manchester United. But from our perspective, we can’t rely on that. My own personal view is that home advantage is significantly dropped because of the crowd. The crowd not being here is the main thing, the main advantage and that would have been nice for us, especially against the top teams."

Lewis Dunk scored Brighton's equaliser against Arsenal
19.50 

Solskjær on whether United can go the rest of the season undefeated: “The short answer is yes but the long answer is that there’s more to it than that. Any Man United team should go into any game against any opposition believing they can win.”

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer
19.45 
19.35 

Plenty of gossip doing the rounds involving Manchester United. Catch up on our latest video looking at rumours on the continent.

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01:35
19.30 

Brighton makes three changes from the draw with Leicester. Shane Duffy, Martin Montoya and Davy Propper all come in.

19.25

CONFIRMED TEAMS - BRIGHTON: Ryan, Lamptey, Dunk, Duffy, Burn, Montoya, Bissouma, Stephens, Propper, MacAllister, Connolly... Subs: Button, Schelotto, Bernardo, Gross, Mooy, March, Trossard, Murray, Maupay. /// MAN UNITED: De Gea, Wan-Bissaka, Lindelof, Maguire, Shaw, Matic, Pogba, Greenwood, Fernandes, Rashford, Martial... Subs: Romero, Bailly, Williams, Fred, Pereira, McTominay, Mata, James, Ighalo.

19.20 

Hello and welcome to LIVE updates of the Premier League clash between Brighton and Manchester United. Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side are bidding to reclaim fifth spot and move to within three points of third-placed Leicester. Meanwhile, Brighton could make a huge step towards securing safety for next season if they can pick up another home success at the expense of the Red Devils. Kick off 20.15 BST.