- Date: 1st January, Wednesday.
- Time:(2:30 AM GMT,9:30 PM ET, 9:30 PM EST,12:30 PM UK)
- Stadium:Falmer Stadium
- Teams: Brighton vs Chelsea
- Tournament: English Premier League
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Brighton vs Chelsea match of EPL of matchday 21 will be held on 1st January 2020. The match will start just at (2:30 AM GMT,9:30 PM ET, 9:30 PM EST) .The match will be held at the home stadium of Brighton, That means it is a home match of Brighton and away for Chelsea.
Brighton is a very weak form in the league. They are in the 14th position of the table now. They have collected 23 points in their 20 matches with 6 wins, 5 Draw & losses 9 matches. Their last 5 match result: WLLDD. On the other hand Chelsea 4th th team on the point table now. They have collected 35 points from their 20 matches with (W11, D2, L7) in this league.
Last five meetings: Brighton vs Chelsea
28 September 2019: Chelsea 2-0 Brighton (Premier League)
3 April 2019: Chelsea 3-0 Brighton (Premier League)
16 December 2018: Brighton 1-2 Chelsea (Premier League)
20 January 2018: Brighton 0-4 Chelsea (Premier League)
26 December 2017: Chelsea 2-0 Brighton (Premier League)
Aggregate Score: Brighton (LLLLL) 1-13 Chelsea (WWWWW)
Brighton vs Chelsea Team News :
While Lampard is expected to switch back to four in defence, the Chelsea boss is also likely to make changes in personnel due to the short turnaround.With Christian Pulisic struggling with a tight hamstring, Callum Hudson-Odoi is in line to replace either Mason Mount or Willian.Despite being withdrawn before the break at the Emirates Stadium, Emerson Palmieri may remain at left-back due to fitness concerns over Reece James and Marcos Alonso.Jorginho is a likely starter in a midfield three, leaving Lampard to decide who to drop out of Antonio Rudiger, Kurt Zouma and Fikayo Tomori.
As for Brighton, they have got had an additional day’s rest, meaning that Potter could opt to hold the identical starting lineup.
That would go away Dale Stephens and Pascal Gross having to make do with an area on the substitutes’ bench.
Predicted Starting Line-up :
Brighton XI : Ryan;Trossard, Mooy, Jahanbakhsh; Maupay; Montoya, Webster, Dunk, Burn; Bissouma, Propper
Chelsea XI :Arrizabalaga; Kante, Jorginho, Kovacic; Mount, Hudson-Odoi, Abraham;Azpilicueta, Rudiger, Zouma, Palmieri