Brighton & Hove Albion and West Ham United are going to face on Sunday the 22nd of May at 4:00 pm in the 38th week of the Premier League. The match is going to be played in Falmer at the The American Express Community Stadium. The chosen referee is Kevin Friend.
Brighton & Hove Albion sits in the 10th position in the table with 48 points. It comes from a 1-1 draw against Leeds United in its last match in the Premier League. Up to now, it has won 10 times, draw 15 times, and lost 11 times.
West Ham United is in the 7th position in the standings with 56 points. It comes from a 2-2 draw against Manchester City in its last match in the Premier League. Up to now, it has won 16 times, draw 8 times, and lost 13 times.
These are the projected line-ups according to our predictions.
Brighton & Hove Albion
Brighton & Hove Albion has mostly adopted the 3-5-2 line-up most used during the season (9 times or 25.00%).
Overall, it adopted the following line-ups: 3-5-2 (9 times), 4-3-1-2 (6 times), 4-2-3-1 (6 times), 3-4-2-1 (5 times), 4-4-2 (3 times), 4-1-4-1 (2 times), 3-1-4-2 (once), 4-3-3 (once), 3-4-3 (once), 3-4-1-2 (once) and 4-4-1-1 (once).
Graham Potter is expected to play against West Ham United with the following players: R. Lynch Sanchez, L. Dunk, M. Cucurella, J. Veltman, L. Trossard, Y. Bissouma, M. Caicedo Corozo, P. Groß, S. March, A. Mac Allister and D. Tackie Mensah Welbeck.
In case that the line up is confirmed, the resulting average age of Brighton & Hove Albion would be 27.27.
Graham Potter will probably not be able to employ E. Mwepu and J. Sarmiento because of injury.
J. Moder will definitely miss the match.
West Ham United
West Ham United has mostly adopted the 4-2-3-1 line-up most used during the season (32 times or 86.49%).
Overall, it adopted the following line-ups: 4-2-3-1 (32 times), 3-4-2-1 (3 times) and 4-4-2 (2 times).
David Moyes is expected to play against Brighton & Hove Albion with the following players: Ł. Fabiański, A. Cresswell, K. Zouma, C. Dawson, V. Coufal, T. Souček, D. Rice, J. Bowen, M. Lanzini, P. Fornals Malla and M. Antonio.
Assuming that this will be the line-up, the resulting average age of West Ham United would be 29.36.
David Moyes will probably not be able to employ M. Benrahma because of injury.
A. Obinze Ogbonna will definitely miss the match.