After scoring a fourth Premier League defeat a week ago against Bournemouth (1-0), Manchester United won at Old Trafford when Brighton (3-1) came on Sunday as part of the the 12th day of Premier League.
Anthony Martial, incumbent, has not scored but is decisive passer for Andreas Pereira (17th) and Marcus Rashford (66th). Meanwhile, Davy Propper scored against his side (19th).
The Ole Gunnar Solskjaer Reds are now seventh, one point behind Arsenal and nine behind the fourth. Wolverhampton, winner of Aston Villa (2-1) at the same time, remains tied for points with MU.