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Wolves vs Brighton: Preview, team news, key facts, predicted lineup

Brighton & Hove Albion FC

Wolves host Brighton and Hove Albion in the Gameweek 35 of the Premier League at Molineux on Saturday.

Wolves come into the game after a narrow 1-0 defeat against Burnley. The club are currently 8th in the Premier League table. They have picked up 49 points from 33 league games so far this term.

Wolverhampton Wanderers Premier League form: W W L W L L

While Brighton come into the clash after a 2-2 draw against Southampton. The club are currently 11th in the Premier League table. They have picked up 41 points from 34 league games so far this term.

Brighton & Hove Albion Premier League form: L D W W L D

Both sides will be coming into the game in the hope to picking up after disappointing results last time around in the Premier League.

Key facts

  • Wolves have won their last two Premier League games against Brighton.
  • 22 of Wolves’ games this season have been decided by the margin of just one goal.
  • The Wanderers are on a 15 match streak without a draw in the Premier League.
  • Brighton have won seven points from their last four league games.
  • The Wanderers have lost their last two league games by the margin of 1-0.

Team news

Wolverhampton Wanderers are set to be without trio Ruben Neves, Daniel Podence and Max Kilman due to injury. Nelson Semedo is set to continue as the right-wing-back after returning to the starting lineup last time around. Francisco Trincao and Pedro Neto will be looking to return to starting lineup after missing the last time around.

For Brighton, Jakub Moder is ruled out for the rest of the season. Tariq Lamptey is a major doubt because of a knock ahead of the clash. Yves Bissouma is back in contention after his two-match suspension is over. Moises Caicedo and Enock Mwepu look set to remain in the starting lineup in the middle of the pitch.

Predicted lineup

Wolves predicted lineup:

Sa; Boly, Coady, Saiss; Semedo, Dendoncker, Moutinho, Jonny; Neto, Jimenez, Trincao

Brighton predicted lineup:

Sanchez; Veltman, Dunk, Webster; March, Mwepu, Bissouma, Caicedo, Cucurella; Trossard, Welbeck

Wolves vs Brighton: Prediction

Both sides will be keen to return to winning ways after their last result in the league. Wolves will be keen to return to winning ways in hope of returning to European football at the end of the season. While Brighton will be hoping to pick up points in hope of their best-ever finish in the Premier League at the end of the season.

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