Brighton vs Newcastle prediction: How will Premier League fixture play out tonight?

Graham Potter’s Brighton take on Steve Bruce’s Newcastle United with both clubs set to avoid relegation from the Premier League.

The two sides have done so in contrasting fashion, with the Seagulls determined to transition towards a more progressive style of football.

While the Magpies have been disciplined and disregarded possession for large spells of the season to great success.

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Both teams will hope to finish the campaign on a high as they build on the promising early signs in debut campaigns for each manager.

Here is our prediction for the game at the Amex.

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When is the game?

The match kicks off at 18:00, Monday 20 June at The Amex.

How can I watch the game online and on TV?

The game will be available to watch live on Sky One, Sky Sports Premier League, Sky Sports Main Event, Sky Sports Ultra HD and Pick.

If you’re not a Sky customer you can grab a NOWTV Day Pass here to watch without a subscription.

Team news

Jose Izquierdo (knee) and Steven Alzate (groin) are both out. Adam Webster (hip) and Alireza Jahanbakhsh (hamstring) will “hopefully” be fit, according to Graham Potter.

Fabian Schar is out with a dislocated shoulder, while Jamaal Lascelles (knock) and Ciaran Clark (ankle) will also likely miss this one. Florian Lejeune (thigh) is a big doubt too, leaving Steve Bruce short at the back.

Predicted line-ups

Brighton XI: Ryan; Montoya, Webster, Dunk, Burn; Stephens, Bissouma, Mooy, Trossard; Murray, Maupay

Newcastle XI: Dubravka; Manquillo, Krafth, Fernandez, Rose; Bentaleb, Shelvey; Lazaro, Almiron, Ritchie; Gayle

Prediction

The Seagulls have been solid since the restart, heavy defeats to Man City, Liverpool and Man United aside, and will see this as an opportunity to bring up 40 points and confirm a successful debut campaign under Graham Potter. Home win. 2-1.

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