Your comprehensive guide to the Leeds United and Brighton match in the English Premier League 2022/2023

Today, the Matchday 27 of 38 of the English Premier League season begins for the current season 2023/2022, and we highlight specifically the match between Leeds United against Brighton, which we will show you a comprehensive guide to in the coming lines. 

Match preview

Brighton & Hove Albion will certainly continue their push for Europe when they travel to Elland Road to encounter relegation-threatened Leeds United in the Premier Organization on Saturday.

The Whites will certainly be seeking retribution versus the Seagulls after losing 1-0 in the reverse fixture at the Amex Arena back in August.

Javi Gracia made an instantaneous impact in the Leeds hotseat when he directed his new side to a critical 1-0 gain fellow strugglers Southampton in his first match 2 weeks ago. Nevertheless, the Whites were promptly restored down to earth with succeeding beats without reply versus Fulham and Chelsea.

A 2-0 loss at Craven Cottage in the FA Cup was followed just 4 days later on by a slim 1-0 defeat to an out-of-sorts Chelsea clothing last weekend, with Wesley Fofana heading residence the only goal of the video game 8 mins after half time to condemn Leeds to their 13th Premier Organization loss of the campaign.

Gracia makes sure to be familiar with the massive job that he deals with at Elland Roadway, with the Whites precariously positioned just over the transfer area in 17th area, resting over 18th-placed Everton only by goal distinction albeit with a video game in hand on the Toffees.

Leeds will certainly welcome a return to West Yorkshire on Saturday, where they have actually gotten 16 of their 22 Premier Organization aims thus far this season, as well as Gracia will wish that the Elland Roadway faithful can develop an additional "unique" ambience, as they did versus Southampton, to stimulate on his side versus Brighton.

Success against the Seagulls might verify tough, nevertheless, as the Whites have actually shed as well as stopped working to rack up in 9 of their last 12 meetings against them-- a 2-0 house win in the Championship in March 2017 is their only success throughout this run.

Brighton's European cost was rather derailed after dropping 5 factors throughout back-to-back video games versus Crystal Royal residence and Fulham at the end of February. Nevertheless, the Seagulls returned to winning methods emphatic style with a remarkable 4-0 victory at home to West Pork United last weekend break.

Without the presence of head coach Roberto De Zerbi as a result of a one-game touchline restriction, Alexis Mac Allister, Joel Veltman, Kaoru Mitoma and Danny Welbeck were all on the scoresheet to aid Brighton wind past the Hammers as well as assert their 11th organization win of the project.

Brighton presently sit eighth in the Premier League table, simply three factors behind the leading six and seven factors behind the Champions Organization settings, however they have three games in hand on fourth-placed Tottenham Hotspur as well as at least one suit in hand on every other team in the division.

The Seagulls fans are dreaming of European football next period, while a prospective journey to Wembley might also get on the cards if De Zerbi's males beat League 2 attire Grimsby Community in their FA Cup quarter-final tie later on this month.

Nevertheless, Brighton's single focus is presently on Saturday's trip to Elland Road, as well as they will certainly be confident of success having won three and attracted 2 of their last 5 meetings with Leeds, maintaining 4 clean sheets while doing so.

Leeds triad Rodrigo (ankle joint), Stuart Dallas (leg) and also Adam Forshaw (groin) continue to be sidelined with lasting injuries, while Patrick Bamford (leg), Liam Cooper (muscle mass) and also Luis Sinisterra (upper leg) are all uncertain as well as will be analyzed ahead of first.

Luke Ayling might keep his place at right-back ahead of Rasmus Kristensen, joining Robin Koch, Maximilian Wober and Junior Firpo in the back 4.

If Bamford is not deemed fit to start, club-record signing Georginio Rutter could be handed his 2nd successive start in assault, while Wilfried Gnonto will certainly be aiming to require his back right into the first XI ahead of either Brenden Aaronson, Jack Harrison or Crycensio Summerville after beginning on the alternatives' bench last weekend break.

As for Brighton, Adam Lallana (muscular tissue) and also Jakub Moder (knee) are both eliminated with long-term injuries, yet Levi Colwill (muscle) could be in a placement to return to the matchday squad after playing 45 minutes for the club's Under-21s last Sunday, while De Zerbi has actually additionally confirmed that Solly March is fit to feature.

Tariq Lamptey is doubtful after being forced off in the 16th min against West Pork with a knee issue, with Veltman one of the most likely prospect to start at right-back consequently.

Jason Steele was handed a surprise beginning in objective at the expense of Robert Sanchez and also is expected to keep his area between the sticks, while the fearsome striking quartet of Mitoma, Mac Allister, March and Evan Ferguson is readied to proceed, although Welbeck will be pushing the last for a beginning as the central demonstrator.

Leeds United possible starting schedule:
Meslier; Ayling, Koch, Wober, Firpo; Adams, McKennie; Summerville, Aaronson, Gnonto; Rutter

Brighton & Hove Albion feasible starting schedule:
Steele; Veltman, Dunk, Webster, Estupinan; Caicedo, Gross; March, Mac Allister, Mitoma; Ferguson

We claim: Leeds United 1-3 Brighton & Hove Albion
Brighton have conceded in each of their last nine Premier Organization away video games, which will offer Leeds with confidence of breaching their backline on Saturday.

However, the Seagulls have the attacking danger to outscore their opponents, and they will certainly be considered as firm favourites to declare optimum factors at Elland Roadway to maintain their European dreams active.

Event details:

NAME: Leeds United - Brighton & Hove Albion
DATE: 11 Mar 2023
TIME: 15:00 UTC
VENUE: Elland Road, Leeds, England

What channels will broadcast the match between Leeds United and Brighton?

  Arena Sport 5 HD Serbia
  Astro SuperSport 2 HD
  beIN Sports MENA Xtra 1 HD
  Eleven Sports 5 Portugal
  Nova Sports 5 Hellas HD
  Premier Sports 1 Ireland HD
  SuperSport 4 Albania HD
  V Sport Extra Sweden HD
  V Sport Premier League 2 HD