FA Cup

  • Romelu Lukaku 37’
  • Nemanja Matic 83’
18/03/2018
Quarter-Finals
Old Trafford
Attendance 74,241

    Timeline

    • KICK OFF
    • 0'
      Lineups are announced and players are warming up.
    • 0'
      First Half begins.
    • 3'
      Attempt blocked. Anthony Martial (Manchester United) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Juan Mata.
    • 3'
      Corner, Manchester United. Conceded by Solly March.
    • 10'
      Attempt missed. Romelu Lukaku (Manchester United) right footed shot from the centre of the box misses to the right. Assisted by Antonio Valencia with a cross.
    • 11'
      Foul by Leonardo Ulloa (Brighton and Hove Albion).
    • 11'
      Scott McTominay (Manchester United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 13'
      Attempt missed. Jesse Lingard (Manchester United) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the right. Assisted by Anthony Martial.
    • 14'
      Attempt missed. Ezequiel Schelotto (Brighton and Hove Albion) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the left. Assisted by Davy Pröpper.
    • 16'
      Attempt blocked. Beram Kayal (Brighton and Hove Albion) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Pascal Groß.
    • 16'
      Attempt blocked. Leonardo Ulloa (Brighton and Hove Albion) header from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Ezequiel Schelotto with a cross.
    • 17'
      Shane Duffy (Brighton and Hove Albion) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 17'
      Foul by Romelu Lukaku (Manchester United).
    • 19'
      Corner, Manchester United. Conceded by Davy Pröpper.
    • 21'
      Corner, Manchester United. Conceded by Ezequiel Schelotto.
    • 22'
      Offside, Brighton and Hove Albion. Pascal Groß tries a through ball, but Ezequiel Schelotto is caught offside.
    • 24'
      Corner, Brighton and Hove Albion. Conceded by Eric Bailly.
    • 25'
      Attempt missed. Solly March (Brighton and Hove Albion) left footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the left following a corner.
    • 26'
      Foul by Ezequiel Schelotto (Brighton and Hove Albion).
    • 26'
      Anthony Martial (Manchester United) wins a free kick on the left wing.
    • 27'
      Attempt blocked. Anthony Martial (Manchester United) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Jesse Lingard.
    • 29'
      Attempt blocked. Juan Mata (Manchester United) left footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.
    • 29'
      Corner, Manchester United. Conceded by Markus Suttner.
    • 29'
      Chris Smalling (Manchester United) hits the right post with a left footed shot from the right side of the six yard box. Assisted by Scott McTominay following a corner.
    • 30'
      Corner, Brighton and Hove Albion. Conceded by Chris Smalling.
    • 31'
      Attempt saved. Lewis Dunk (Brighton and Hove Albion) header from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Pascal Groß with a cross.
    • 31'
      Delay in match Beram Kayal (Brighton and Hove Albion) because of an injury.
    • 32'
      Delay over. They are ready to continue.
    • 34'
      Foul by Beram Kayal (Brighton and Hove Albion).
    • 34'
      Nemanja Matic (Manchester United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 36'
      Goal! Manchester United 1, Brighton and Hove Albion 0. Romelu Lukaku (Manchester United) header from very close range to the high centre of the goal. Assisted by Nemanja Matic with a cross.
    • 37'
      G Romelu Lukaku
    • 41'
      Foul by Davy Pröpper (Brighton and Hove Albion).
    • 41'
      Jesse Lingard (Manchester United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 45'
      SI Ashley Young SO Luke Shaw
    • 45'
      Pascal Groß (Brighton and Hove Albion) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 45'
      Foul by Nemanja Matic (Manchester United).
    • 45'
      Second Half begins Manchester United 1, Brighton and Hove Albion 0.
    • 45'
      Substitution, Manchester United. Ashley Young replaces Luke Shaw.
    • 46'
      First Half ends, Manchester United 1, Brighton and Hove Albion 0.
    • 46'
      Foul by Beram Kayal (Brighton and Hove Albion).
    • 46'
      Nemanja Matic (Manchester United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 47'
      Corner, Manchester United. Conceded by Ezequiel Schelotto.
    • 50'
      Attempt missed. Pascal Groß (Brighton and Hove Albion) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the left. Assisted by Beram Kayal.
    • 52'
      Attempt blocked. Pascal Groß (Brighton and Hove Albion) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Jürgen Locadia.
    • 52'
      Attempt saved. Jürgen Locadia (Brighton and Hove Albion) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom left corner. Assisted by Leonardo Ulloa.
    • 56'
      Attempt saved. Jürgen Locadia (Brighton and Hove Albion) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the top left corner.
    • 56'
      Corner, Brighton and Hove Albion. Conceded by Sergio Romero.
    • 56'
      Attempt saved. Shane Duffy (Brighton and Hove Albion) left footed shot from the right side of the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Solly March.
    • 66'
      Attempt missed. Jürgen Locadia (Brighton and Hove Albion) header from the left side of the six yard box is close, but misses the top left corner. Assisted by Solly March with a cross.
    • 67'
      Substitution, Brighton and Hove Albion. José Izquierdo replaces Solly March.
    • 68'
      SI José Izquierdo SO Solly March
    • 69'
      Attempt blocked. José Izquierdo (Brighton and Hove Albion) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.
    • 69'
      Attempt blocked. Jürgen Locadia (Brighton and Hove Albion) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Beram Kayal.
    • 74'
      Substitution, Manchester United. Marcus Rashford replaces Juan Mata.
    • 74'
      Attempt missed. Beram Kayal (Brighton and Hove Albion) right footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the right. Assisted by Pascal Groß.
    • 75'
      SI Marcus Rashford SO Juan Mata
    • 76'
      SI Glenn Murray SO Leonardo Ulloa
    • 76'
      Substitution, Brighton and Hove Albion. Glenn Murray replaces Leonardo Ulloa.
    • 78'
      Foul by Jürgen Locadia (Brighton and Hove Albion).
    • 78'
      Scott McTominay (Manchester United) wins a free kick on the right wing.
    • 78'
      Jürgen Locadia (Brighton and Hove Albion) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 78'
      Foul by Antonio Valencia (Manchester United).
    • 82'
      Foul by Shane Duffy (Brighton and Hove Albion).
    • 82'
      Marcus Rashford (Manchester United) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
    • 82'
      Goal! Manchester United 2, Brighton and Hove Albion 0. Nemanja Matic (Manchester United) header from the centre of the box to the centre of the goal. Assisted by Ashley Young following a set piece situation.
    • 83'
      G Nemanja Matic
    • 84'
      Foul by Beram Kayal (Brighton and Hove Albion).
    • 84'
      Anthony Martial (Manchester United) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
    • 85'
      Corner, Brighton and Hove Albion. Conceded by Antonio Valencia.
    • 85'
      Corner, Brighton and Hove Albion. Conceded by Ashley Young.
    • 86'
      Delay in match Ashley Young (Manchester United) because of an injury.
    • 87'
      Delay over. They are ready to continue.
    • 88'
      Substitution, Manchester United. Marouane Fellaini replaces Jesse Lingard.
    • 89'
      SI Marouane Fellaini SO Jesse Lingard
    • 91'
      Attempt blocked. Glenn Murray (Brighton and Hove Albion) right footed shot from the right side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Pascal Groß.
    • 91'
      Attempt saved. Pascal Groß (Brighton and Hove Albion) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Glenn Murray.
    • 92'
      Attempt saved. Pascal Groß (Brighton and Hove Albion) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom left corner. Assisted by Beram Kayal.
    • 93'
      Second Half ends, Manchester United 2, Brighton and Hove Albion 0.
    • 93'
      Match ends, Manchester United 2, Brighton and Hove Albion 0.
    • FULL TIME

    Line Up

    ACTIVE
    Goalkeeper
    argentina
    Sergio Romero
    22
    Defender
    côte d'ivoire
    Eric Bailly
    3
    Defender
    england
    Chris Smalling
    12
    Defender
    england
    Ashley Young
    18
    Captain
    45'Substituted
    Defender
    ecuador
    Antonio Valencia
    25
    Captain
    Midfielder
    serbia
    Nemanja Matic
    31
    Midfielder
    scotland
    Scott McTominay
    39
    Attacker
    belgium
    Romelu Lukaku
    9
    Attacker
    england
    Marcus Rashford
    10
    75'Substituted
    Attacker
    france
    Anthony Martial
    11
    Defender
    republic of ireland
    Shane Duffy
    4
    Defender
    england
    Lewis Dunk
    5
    Captain
    Midfielder
    israel
    Beram Kayal
    7
    Midfielder
    germany
    Pascal Groß
    13
    Midfielder
    netherlands
    Davy Pröpper
    24
    Attacker
    netherlands
    Jürgen Locadia
    9
    Attacker
    england
    Glenn Murray
    17
    76'Substituted
    Attacker
    colombia
    José Izquierdo
    19
    68'Substituted

    SUBSTITUTES

    Defender
    sweden
    Victor Lindelöf
    2
    Defender
    england
    Luke Shaw
    23
    45'Substituted
    Midfielder
    france
    Paul Pogba
    6
    Midfielder
    spain
    Juan Mata
    8
    75'Substituted
    Midfielder
    england
    Jesse Lingard
    14
    89'Substituted
    Attacker
    chile
    Alexis Sánchez
    7
    Defender
    spain
    Bruno
    2
    Midfielder
    england
    Solly March
    20
    68'Substituted

    MANAGERS

    norway
    Ole Gunnar Solskjær
    republic of ireland
    Chris Hughton

    Statistics

    OVERVIEW

    Possession 61% 39%
    Effective Chances 7 14
    Shots on Target 2 6
    Turnovers 19 12

    POSSESSION

    Passes 697 438
    Passing Accuracy 85% 78%
    Passing Accuracy in opponent’s half 81% 71%
    Crosses 21 20
    Crossing accuracy 19% 10%

    ATTACK

    Shots 19 10
    Shots outside the box 3 10
    Shots inside the box 5 7
    Shooting accuracy 25% 35%

    DEFENCE

    Tackles 14 19
    Effective Tackles 64% 58%
    Blocked Shots 3 6
    Clearances 22 30
    Saves 0 6

    DISCIPLINE

    Fouls Conceded 3 8
    Yellow Cards 0 0
    Red Cards 0 0
    Offsides 0 1

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