Victory over the Seagulls ended a poor run of three games without a victory for Ralf Rangnick’s side, who climbed back into the top four, albeit having played more games than several of their rivals for a Champions League place.
Leeds are in need of points for a very different reason, having suffered damaging defeats to relegation rivals Everton and Newcastle in recent weeks, and are about to embark on a tricky run of fixtures, with Liverpool and Tottenham to come after this.
Here’s all you need to know…
Date, kick-off time and venue
Leeds United vs Man United is scheduled for an 2:30pm GMT kick-off on Sunday, February 20, 2022.
Elland Road in Leeds will host the match.
Where to watch Leeds United vs Man United
TV channel: The match will be televised on Sky Sports Premier League and Main Event.
Live stream: Sky Sports subscribers will be able to watch the match online via the Sky Go app.
Leeds United vs Man United team news
Junior Firpo is back in training for Leeds but versatile midfielder Stuart Dallas is expected to miss out after limping off early in the defeat to Everton.
Man United have been boosted by the returns to training of Edinson Cavani and Raphael Varane after both missed the Brighton win, but Nemanja Matic remains out.
Leeds United vs Man United prediction
Neither side have defended especially well of late and both show plenty of ambition going forward, even if United haven’t scored the goals to go with it in recent weeks. We fancy a thriller.
Leeds 2-3 Man United
Head to head (h2h) history and results
Premier League only.
Leeds wins: 4
Man United wins: 15