Marcelo Bielsa’s Leeds United fell today to Brighton And Hove, with Argentine Alexis Mac Allister as a figure, 1 to 0 at home, in one of the matches corresponding to date 19 of the English Premier League.
The only goal came from Frenchman Neal Maupay, son of an Argentine mother, 18 minutes into the first half, after a good play by Mac Allister, former Argentinos Juniors and Boca, who started the visit and left at 16 minutes of the second time.
Leeds, the second most thrashed team in the competition (34 goals), only behind West Bromwich – in decline and with just 11 points – accumulated their third consecutive defeat, has 23 points and is still far from the bottom zone.
On the other hand, Brighton And Hove reaches 17 and moves away from Fulham (12), the last to go down to the Football League Championship so far
Other results: Wolverhampton 2-West Bromwich 3; West Ham (Manuel Lanzini) 1-Burnley 0.
A las 14.30: Fulham-Chelsea.
A las 17: Leicester City-Southampton.
A las 11.05: Sheffield United-Tottenham.
A las 13.30: Liverpool-Manchester United.
A las 16.15: Manchester City-Crystal Palace.
A las 17: Arsenal-Newcastle.
Postponed: Aston Villa-Everton.
Manchester United 36 puntos; Liverpool 33; Manchester City, Leicester, Everton 32; Tottenham 30; Southampton y West Ham 29; Aston Villa y Chelsea 26; Arsenal, 24; Leeds y Crystal Palace, 23; Wolverhampton 22; Newcastle 19; Brighton And Hove 17; Burnley 16; Fulham 12; West Bromwich 11 y Sheffield 5. (Télam)