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Premier League • Day 19
  • 2nd Half
  • Leeds United
  • Brighton & Hove Albion
  • MaupayPröpper
    81'
  • RaphinhaPoveda
    75'
  • TrossardTau
    73'
  • Webster
    71'
  • AlioskiHernández
    67'
  • Mac AllisterBissouma
    63'
  • RodrigoRoberts
    62'
  • 1st Half
  • Leeds United
  • Brighton & Hove Albion
  • Ayling
    42'
  • Maupay
    17'
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90' + 3 

FULL TIME! Brighton hold on, and fully deserve their victory. Thanks for joining me!

89' 

Leeds really pushing, but without that momentum. Bamford fouls Veltman as three added minutes are called.

82' 

Casilla holds a shot from distance from Webster. Neither goalkeeper has been particularly busy.

  • Davy Pröpper
    OffNeal MaupayBrighton & Hove AlbionFinal Brighton change. Davy Propper on for Maupay.
    TodayGoals1On target1Fouls2Wide1
  • Davy Pröpper
    OnDavy PröpperBrighton & Hove Albion
81'

Final Brighton change. Davy Propper on for Maupay.

  • Ian Carlo Poveda
    OffRaphinhaLeeds UnitedRaphinha hasn't been right today, and he is off for Leeds' final change. Ian Poveda is on.
    TodayFouls against2Offsides2Free Kicks1Corners2
  • Ian Carlo Poveda
    OnIan Carlo PovedaLeeds United
75'

Raphinha hasn't been right today, and he is off for Leeds' final change. Ian Poveda is on.

  • Percy Tau
    OffLeandro TrossardBrighton & Hove AlbionPercy Tau coming on for Brighton, in place of Trossard.
    TodayFouls1Fouls against1Wide1
  • Percy Tau
    OnPercy TauBrighton & Hove Albion
73'

Percy Tau coming on for Brighton, in place of Trossard.

  • Adam Webster
    Yellow cardAdam WebsterBrighton & Hove AlbionAdam Webster goers into the book for Brighton.
    TodayYellow Cards1Fouls1
71'

Adam Webster goers into the book for Brighton.

70' 

Cross just evades Bamford. This is better but they need a goal.

  • Pablo Hernández
    OffEzgjan AlioskiLeeds UnitedPablo Hernandez replaces Alioski for Leeds.
    TodayFouls against1Free Kicks1
  • Pablo Hernández
    OnPablo HernándezLeeds United
67'

Pablo Hernandez replaces Alioski for Leeds.

65' 

Struijk plays the ball in but Harrison can't get there. Then Harrison fires straight at Sanchez.

  • Tyler Roberts
    OffRodrigoLeeds UnitedA minute ago, Tyler Roberts replaces Rodrigo.
  • Tyler Roberts
    OnTyler RobertsLeeds United
62'

A minute ago, Tyler Roberts replaces Rodrigo.

  • Yves Bissouma
    OffAlexis Mac AllisterBrighton & Hove AlbionYves Bissouma is on for Brighton, replacing Mac Allister.
    TodayAssists1Fouls against1
  • Yves Bissouma
    OnYves BissoumaBrighton & Hove Albion
63'

Yves Bissouma is on for Brighton, replacing Mac Allister.

61' 

Trossard! Oh, what a chance. Fed by Maupay, who robbed Alioski, he blasts over.

59' 

Approaching the hour, Leeds are struggling. Struijk plays the ball out of play.

56' 

Burn heads away Raphinha's cross before Bamford can meet it, and Dallas' ball in is then collected by Robert Sanchez.

54' 

Leeds are looking to force the issue too much. They need to calm themselves down, but at least they are dominating the ball now.

50' 

Harrison shoots wide after Bamford is dispossessed in the area after being fed by Raphinha. Better from Leeds.

48' 

Maupay fires wide after a build up of sustained Brighton pressure. Veltman forced Raphinha back before White found the Frenchman. His shot was scuffed.

47' 

Free kick for Brighton after Dallas fouls Mac Allister. It comes to nothing.

45' 

Leeds, who need to do better in this second half, get us under way. No changes.

  • End of 1st Half
45' + 2 

HALF TIME! Brighton deservedly lead. They've been bold, energetic and expansive while dealing with what Leeds are throwing their way.

45' 

Two minutes to be added here.

  • Luke Ayling
    Yellow cardLuke AylingLeeds UnitedYellow card for Ayling. He brought down Trossard, stopping another attack.
    TodayYellow Cards1Fouls1Fouls against1Free Kicks1
42'

Yellow card for Ayling. He brought down Trossard, stopping another attack.

40' 

The other side of Phillips' absence is the lack of presence in the middle. Brighton are finding so much space in the middle and taking full advantage of it.

38' 

Leeds are struggling badly without Kalvin Phillips. Their passing is nowhere near crisp enough as Stuart Dallas and Harrison fail to link-up down the right.

32' 

Brighton should be thrilled with their first half hour. Leeds are beginning to see more of the ball, but the five-man defence is dealing with everything so far.

31' 

Indirect free kick given after Dunk's clearance from Alioski's cross hits Kevin Friend.

28' 

Ben White robs Raphinha and drives forward. His effort is blocked, but Brighton are right on top here.

26' 

Solly March's free kick is cleared by Liam Cooper and headed back in by Dunk. Burn can't get sa good connection on it and his effort goes over.

24' 

OFF THE BAR! Lovely one-touch football again from Brighton, and Maupay's searching cross deflects onto the woodwork.

20' 

Brighton have dropped 12 points from winning positions this season. This one is far from over.

  • Neal Maupay
    GoalNeal MaupayBrighton & Hove AlbionGOOOOOAAAAL! Brighton lead. Great combination between Mac Allister and Trossard unlocks Leeds and the Frenchman is free to tap home.
    TodayGoals1On target1Fouls1
17'

GOOOOOAAAAL! Brighton lead. Great combination between Mac Allister and Trossard unlocks Leeds and the Frenchman is free to tap home.

15' 

Klich shoots over after a Leeds cross is cleared. Worth an effort, but he should have done better.

14' 

Heavy touch by Burn sees him foul Harrison.

12' 

Harrison fouled by March after Dunk's long ball. That could be a key battle.

10' 

Maupay goes down in the area under a challenge from Ayling. Nothing given.

6' 

Leeds are dominating the ball after a fairly even opening to the game. Apologies for my lack of updates initially, had some technical issues.

6' 

CHANCE! Alioski's drilled cross just evades Rodrigo in the middle. Dunk dealt with it well.

3' 

Foul by Neal Maupay on Ayling.

  • 1st Half
1' 

Brighton kick us off here.

14:53 

Less than 10 minutes until kick off. What are your thoughts on this one?

14:47 

Ben White is going to be huge for Brighton today, against the side he played for on loan last season.

14:46 

Leeds have the highest goals to game ratio for and against. They are certainly entertaining, and that should mean a busy afternoon for me!

14:35 

A little bit of team news I missed earlier. Kalvin Phillips, suspended, is replaced by Liam Phillips.

14:28 

As for Leeds, they'll know victory can take them into the top half. Patrick Bamford will be looking to add to his 10 goals this season, but Raphinha will be the man to look out for today.

14:24 

Graham Potter will be aware of the need for three points today, especially considering West Brom's victory over Wolves earlier today. Just three points separate the Baggies and the Seagulls.

14:21 

For all their respective plaudits this season, both Leeds and Brighton have received their fair share of critics. The visitors, in particular, have been accused of style over substance. They have just two away wins this season.

14:18 

On paper at least, this one could be a great game. Everybody knows about Leeds' approach, which has seen them score 13 goals in their last six games, two of which also yielded two clean sheets. Brighton have been involved in four score draws from their last six.

14:11 

Brighton have made some changes from their brave defeat at Manchester City on Wednesday. Percy Tau, Bernardo and Davy Propper are out, with Solly March, Pascal Gross and Neal Maupay in.

14:08 

Here is your Leeds line up for today. No Illan Meslier, with Kiko Casilla continuing in goal.

14:04 

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