Brighton and Hove Albion vs Bournemouth
3:00pm Saturday 13th April
Chris Hughton has known as on his urban center players to start out powerfully in their home Premier League encounter with Bournemouth on Saturday.
Brighton ar 5 points beyond the relegation zone with seven games remaining, as well as one in hand on 18th-placed capital.
The Seagulls have suffered consecutive Premier League defeats following 2 victories – and suffered solfa syllable Cup semi-final brokenheartedness as they were overwhelmed 1-0 by Manchester town at city district last Saturday.
But the south coast club should regroup quickly to consolidate their position within the prime flight in their remaining league fixtures.
Bournemouth were booed by their own supporters at the tip of the 3-1 home defeat to Burnley last weekend – a result that leaves them thirteenth within the table, still ten points beyond the relegation zone.
The Cherries have recorded only 1 win in their last 9 Premier League games, and have lost eleven of their last twelve away encounters previous the short trip on the south coast.
Eddie Howe admits the fans had each the correct to specific their anger following their most up-to-date black eye.
Brighton may have midfielders Pascal Gross and Solly March back in competition for the Premier League match against Bournemouth.
Gross has been out of stock since Feb twenty six with a hamstring injury, however has currently been able to resume full coaching.
March has been carrying a calf drawback that dominated him out of last weekend’s solfa syllable Cup semi-final defeat to Manchester town at city district.
Bournemouth are while not Diego law for the remainder of the season when the full-back sustained ankle joint ligament injury against Burnley,
whereas Charlie Daniels is about for one more prolonged absence when undergoing a knee operation.
The try be a part of long-run absentees St. Andrew Surman (calf),
Steve Cook (groin), Simon Francis, (knee), and Lewis Cook (knee), and Howe could review Asmir Begovic’s position in goal when he was guilty for 2 of Burnley’s goals last weekend.
H2H Brighton vs Bournemouth
Brighton are looking to win consecutive competitive matches against Bournemouth for the first time since January 2008, following their 3-1 win in the FA Cup third round in January.
Bournemouth are unbeaten in their last nine league games against Brighton, winning five and drawing four.
Brighton have lost only one of their last 14 home matches in all competitions against Bournemouth (W7 D6), losing 0-2 in April 2015 in the Championship.
Brighton have lost three of their last five Premier League home games (W1 D1), as many as they had in their previous 17 at the Amex Stadium (W9 D5 L3).
Score Prediction: Brighton 1-2 Bournemouth