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Brighton vs Leicester live stream: How to watch Premier League fixture online and on TV tonight

Karl Matchett
·2-min read
Youri Tielemans celebrates with Wilfred Ndidi, Jamie Vardy, Ricardo Pereira and Timothy Castagne (Getty)
Youri Tielemans celebrates with Wilfred Ndidi, Jamie Vardy, Ricardo Pereira and Timothy Castagne (Getty)

Leicester City face Brighton and Hove Albion in the Premier League this weekend, with both teams needing to get back to winning ways for very different reasons.

The Seagulls are still embattled in a real fight for survival this season, despite consistently being one of the more impressive teams in the league with their build-up play and style. A woeful lack of goals has plagued them, with just one goal per game on average across the season as a whole.

The Foxes’ woes are more recent, with injuries hampering their charge for a Champions League spot.

READ MORE: Premier League fixtures and table - all matches by date and kick-off time

Leicester do remain in third place, but they have won just two of the last five in the league, including a draw with Burnley in midweek - who themselves are one place above Brighton in the table.

Here’s everything you need to know ahead of the match at the Amex Stadium.

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When is the game?

The match kicks off at 8pm on Saturday, 6 March.

Where can I watch it?

The game will be shown live on Sky Sports Main Event, Sky Sports Premier League and Ultra HD channels. Subscribers can stream the fixture via the Sky Go app.

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

What is the team news?

Both teams have injury worries, with Brighton recently finding out that wing-back Tariq Lamptey has had a setback with his hamstring injury. Solly March and Adam Webster are also out and Aaron Connolly is expected to miss this game.

Leicester will be without Harvey Barnes for around six to eight weeks and James Justin for the foreseeable future, while Dennis Praet and Wes Morgan are also absent. James Maddison, Jonny Evans and Ayoze Perez must be assessed.

Predicted line-ups

BRI - Sanchez; Veltman, White, Dunk, Burn; Alzate, Bissouma, Gross; Mac Allister; Welbeck, Trossard

LEI - Schmeichel; Amartey, Fofana, Soyuncu; Pereira, Tielemans, Ndidi, Mendy, Castagne; Vardy, Iheanacho

Odds

Brighton - 18/11

Draw - 45/19

Leicester - 39/19

Prediction

The Seagulls are running short of games to find the right combination in the final third but they might just find a route through a patchwork Leicester defence. Brighton 2-1 Leicester.

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