Chelsea have dominated the fixture against Brighton with over 5 wins in their last 6 meetings, drawing only once back in January 2020. Chelsea have also won 7 matches in their last 10 Premier League fixtures while Brighton have failed to score a goal in 4 out 6 most recent Premier League matches. The Match will be played at Amex Stadium with Chelsea having scored over 2 goals in their last 7 away games while Brighton have lost thrice in their last 5 home premier League matches with margins of 2 or more goals. Chelsea are the complete favourites to secure all the 3 points with Brighton starting their campaign to fight for survival. Both teams will go into match keeping in mind that next they are facing tough opponents as Chelsea plays Liverpool next at Stamford Bridge while Brighton travels to Newcastle United.
Frank Lampard has put forward Kepa Arizabalanga as his number Goalkeeper with a strong defence made up of: Captain Azpeliqueta, Zouma, Rudiger & Alonso. Midfield will be lead by new signing Kai Haveartz, Ngolo Kante & Kovacic. Lampard has trusted Timo Werner, Pulisic & Hudson. odoi to deliver goals & secure all the 3 points for Chelsea. Tammy Abraham & Oliver Giroud might feature as substitutes and also are eager to score in order to remain relevant in the Golden boot race as already Liverpool’s Salah has 3 goals followed by Leceister City’s Vardy with 2 in the Summit. Chelsea will be looking forward to avoid early disappointments experienced by their former manager Jose Mourinho who has lost 1-0 to Everton in order to remain active in the title race!