BATTLE OF THE BIRDS… GULLS v MAGS! 1 22
Brighton v Newcastle v This is Brighton’s first season in the Prem – for Newcastle's it's their 22nd season!
BOTH CLUBS flew the Champo nest in May and have landed safely in the Prem, but there are scores to settle – Brighton boss Chris Hughton was sacked by The Toon in 2010, while The Magpies beat Brighton twice last term. Plus Newcastle nicked the title from them with the last kick of 2016-17!
MANAGER Chris Hughton TOP SCORER Pascal Gross, 2 LAST SIX GAMES LLLWDW KEY PLAYER Pascal Gross In the last two Bundesliga seasons the German set up more chances than any other player – can he repeat the trick in the Prem?
MANAGER Rafa Benitez TOP SCORERS Five players, 1 LAST SIX GAMES WLLLWW KEY PLAYER Mikel Merino Rafa has unearthed a gem! The Spain U-21 playmaker is superb at winning back the ball and launching counters – perfect for away games!
BRUNO KNOCKAERT ATSU CLARK DUFFY RYAN DUNK SUTTNER