Brighton face Manchester United at home on 7 May in round 36 of the English Championship. What can we expect to see from this match? For full information and all odds for the match, look at 1xbet download app.
The Seagulls occupy ninth place in the English Championship. With seventh place, which gives the right to qualify for the Conference League, they are separated by eight points. In the final match of the championship, Brighton will have an opportunity to take points from West Ham, who are in seventh place in the table. The Seagulls will play Leeds away in a week’s time. “Brighton need wins in all three games and even then much depends on the standings. Last weekend, Brighton beat Wolverhampton 3-0 on the road.
Manchester United are not far above Brighton in sixth place. The Red Devils are five points adrift of fourth place and a place in the Champions League group stage. But the Red Devils have played the most games in the league and have only two games left to play. Apart from this match against Brighton, there is one away game against Crystal Palace in a fortnight’ time. Lower in the standings are West Ham and Wolverhampton, who have more games to spare and a slight points gap. “MU need to take three points from each game to remain in sixth place. On Monday, MJ beat Brentford 3-0 at home.
Figures and stats:
Brighton last won at home last December against Brentford (2-0).
The last time away was in February, when the United defeated Leeds 4-2.
The statistics of the meetings show a clear advantage for MU. Brighton defeated MU last time out in 2018 (3-2).
Both teams have played to a higher total in previous matches, scoring three goals each. We would hazard a guess that both Brighton and Manchester United are a bit tired and will play cautious defensive football. Our prediction: total of goals less than 2.5. Odds 1.96.