The only match of the day was Manchester United against Brighton. United came into the game after two league draws and needed the victory to stay ahead of the race for the fourth spot as the teams behind them have games in hand.
Manchester United (2) vs. Brighton (0)
A quiet first half led to a chaotic second half. The second half began with a goal by Cristiano Ronaldo, it was his first goal of 2022. A flurry of cards followed including a red card to Lewis Dunk that forced Brighton to the final half-hour of the match with only 10 men. In the last minute of extra time, Bruno Fernandes scored his eighth goal of the season and put the match to bed for the Red Devils.