Brighton and Hove Albion v Newcastle United, 20 July 2020

Score0-0
RefereeSimon Hooper
CompetitionPremier League
VenueAMEX Stadium
Kick-off: 6.00pm Played behind closed doors due to COVID-19 restrictions. Premier League Head to Head Played: 6 Brighton and Hove Albion won: 2 Drawn: 4 Newcastle United won: 0 Brighton and Hove Albion scored: 3 Newcastle United scored: 1 Three of the last five meetings (all Premier League) had now ended in a goalless draw.

0 Brighton and Hove Albion

Manager: Graham Potter

0 Newcastle United

Manager: Steve Bruce

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Mat Ryan
Defender Dan Burn
Defender Tariq Lamptey
Defender Adam Webster
Defender/Midfielder Lewis Dunk
Midfielder Yves Bissouma
Midfielder Pascal Gross
Midfielder Dale Stephens
Midfielder Leandro Trossard
Midfielder/Forward Aaron Mooy
Forward Neal Maupay

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Martin Dúbravka
Defender Emil Krafth
Defender Javi Manquillo
Defender/Midfielder Danny Rose
Midfielder Nabil Bentaleb
Midfielder Matt Ritchie
Midfielder Jonjo Shelvey
Midfielder/Forward Miguel Almirón
Midfielder/Forward Allan Saint-Maximin
Forward Dwight Gayle

Substitutions:

Alexis Mac Allister for Pascal Gross 58
Solly March for Aaron Mooy 58
Glenn Murray for Neal Maupay 73
Davy Pröpper for Yves Bissouma 73
Shane Duffy for Tariq Lamptey 86

Substitutions:

Andy Carroll for Dwight Gayle 74
Joelinton for Allan Saint-Maximin 74
Valentino Lazaro for Miguel Almirón 86

Cards:

Yves Bissouma 23 Y
Pascal Gross 26 Y
Dale Stephens 46 Y
Adam Webster 87 Y

Cards:

Matt Ritchie 31 Y
Danny Rose 63 Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper David Button
Defender Shane Duffy
Defender Martín Montoya
Defender/Midfielder Solly March
Midfielder Alex Cochrane
Midfielder Alexis Mac Allister
Midfielder Davy Pröpper
Forward Aaron Connolly
Forward Glenn Murray

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Karl Darlow
Defender DeAndre Yedlin
Defender/Midfielder Kelland Watts
Midfielder Christian Atsu
Midfielder Matty Longstaff
Midfielder/Forward Valentino Lazaro
Forward Andy Carroll
Forward Joelinton
Forward Yoshinori Mutō

Comments:

League position: 15th Brighton and Hove Albion had now won two of their last 17 games in the Premier League (lost six). The Seagulls had now scored more than one goal in one of their last 12 games in the Premier League. With one game still to play, Albion had now taken 38 points from their 37 games so far in this Premier League season; two points short of their club record for a completed season in the division (40 in 2017-18).

Comments:

League position: 13th Newcastle United avoided losing four consecutive games in the Premier League for the first time since May 2018. The Magpies had now won two of their last 11 away games in the Premier League. They had now won two of their final away games in their 25 seasons in the Premier League (lost 13); at Queens Park Rangers in 2013 and Fulham in 2019.