Manchester United vs. Brighton: Match Preview, Team News, Prediction, Date, And Kickoff Time

Manchester United finds itself engulfed in a storm of off-field problems, including allegations against winger Antony and uncertainties surrounding ownership concerning the Glazer family.

On the pitch, they endured a heartbreaking defeat to Arsenal, which has placed them in the 11th position. In contrast, Brighton is basking in success with three consecutive wins, setting their sights on a fourth league victory in a row against Manchester United.


Both teams are contending with key player injuries and uncertainties. Antony is on leave amidst allegations, and Jadon Sancho’s future remains uncertain. Luke Shaw is expected to be sidelined for at least six more weeks, while Raphael Varane is aiming for a return later this month. On Brighton’s side, Evan Ferguson and Danny Welbeck are facing doubts regarding their fitness for the upcoming match.

Head-to-Head History

In their previous encounters, Manchester United has secured 20 wins, while Brighton has won six times with five draws. Brighton’s recent success against United adds intrigue to this fixture.

Kick-off Time

Manchester United and Brighton match is scheduled for a 3 p.m. WAT kick-off on Saturday, September 16, 2023. This exciting clash will take place at the iconic Old Trafford stadium in Salford.