Premier League 2018-19 – Brighton vs West Ham Preview

AT A GLANCE

When does Brighton vs West Ham kick off? Friday 5th October, 20:00 (UK)

Where is Brighton vs West Ham being played? The American Express Community Stadium

What television channel is Brighton vs West Ham on? Sky Sports Premier League

Where can I stream Brighton vs West Ham? Sky Sports subscribers can stream the match online via Sky Go

Are tickets still available for Brighton vs West Ham?

Brighton – https://www.seagullstickets.com/en-gb/categories/home

West Ham – https://www.whufc.com/tickets/match-tickets

HEAD-TO-HEAD
Last six meetings: Brighton W2, West Ham W3, D1
All-time meetings: Brighton W17, West Ham W18, D14

THE TEAM NEWS

BRIGHTON

Predicted line-up (4-4-1-1): Ryan; Montoya, Dunk, Duffy, Bong; Knockaert, Propper, Stephens, March; Bissouma; Murray

Unavailable: Gross (Injured)

Doubtful: Stephens (Injured), Andone (Injured)

WEST HAM

Predicted line-up (4-3-3): Fabianski; Zabaleta, Balbuena, Diop, Masuaku; Obiang, Rice, Noble; Yarmolenko, Arnautovic, Felipe Anderson

Unavailable: Reid (Injured), Lanzini (Injured), Carroll (Injured), Wilshere (Injured), Carlos Sanchez (Injured)

Doubtful: Hernandez (Illness)

THE PREDICTION

West Ham clearly have the edge in form coming into this game but Brighton will be motivated to bounce back in front of their home fans. Brighton have struggled defensively this season and with both teams scoring in 8 of their last 10 home league matches, this match could follow that trend.