Brighton vs West Ham: Preview, team news, key facts, predicted lineup

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West Ham United will be hoping to secure their spot in the Europa League if results go their way as they face Brighton and Hove Albion on the final day of the Premier League season on Sunday.

Brighton and Hove Albion come into the game after a narrow 1-1 draw against Leeds United. The club are currently 10th in the Premier League table. They have picked up 48 points from 37 league games so far this term.

Brighton Premier League form: L D W W D

West Ham comes into the game after an impressive 2-2 draw against league leaders Manchester City. The hammers are currently 7th in the Premier League table. They have picked up 56 points from 37 league games so far this term.

West Ham Premier League form: D L L W D

Key facts

  • Brighton are unbeaten in their nine Premier League meetings against West Ham.
  • They have won three and drawn six this time.
  • West Ham have won just one of their last ten away league meetings against Brighton.
  • Each of the last six Premier League meetings between Brighton and West Ham have ended in draws.
  • The seagulls have lost three of their four final day Premier League games.
  • While West Ham have won four of their last five Premier League games on the final fay in recent seasons.
  • The seagulls are unbeaten in their last four Premier League games.

Team news

Angelo Ogbonna is ruled out for the rest of the season for West Ham. While Said Benrahma is a mainour doubt as the forward is struggling with an ankle injury. David Moyes will be tempted to hand Mark Noble the start but the club legend will certainly make an appearance off the bench.

Firstly for Brighton Jakub Moder is out for the rest of the season. While Enock Mwepu and Jeremy Sarmiento are both major doubts due to injury setbacks.

Predicted lineup

Brighton predicted lineup:

Sánchez; Veltman, Dunk, Cucurella; Groß, March, Bissouma, Mac Allister, Caicedo; Welbeck,Trossard

West Ham predicted lineup:

Fabiański; Cresswell, Dawson, Coufal, Zouma; Lanzini, Souček, Rice, Fornals, Bowen; Antonio

Brighton vs West Ham: Prediction

Above all, Brighton goes into the game with the hope of securing their best-ever finish in the Premier League history. While West Ham will be still looking to hopefully secure Europa League football instead of Conference League at the expense of Manchester United.

Prediction: Brighton 1:1 West Ham

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