Southampton vs Brighton live stream: How to watch Premier League fixture online and on TV today

Southampton play Brighton on Thursday in what should be a very watchable game in the Premier League.

Both teams enjoy being in possession, prefer to attack and will press aggressively in the right situations, which could make for an open, flowing encounter.

Saints have been rewarded for their excellent return to form with a mid-table finish in all likelihood, after a tought start to the season.

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Brighton are now all but clear of the relegation battle, probably needing one more result to assure themselves of survival, but are similarly primed to improve next year.

Here is everything you need to know about the game.

When is it and what time is kick-off?

The match will begin at 8:15pm on Thursday 16 July at St. Mary’s.

How can I watch it online and on TV?

The match will be broadcast live on BT Sport 2 and BT Sport Extra 2. Coverage starts at 8pm.

What is the team news?

Southampton are without wingers Sofiane Boufal and Moussa Djenepo still, while Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg is likely to be left on the bench again.

Brighton are only missing Jose Izquierdo, with Alireza Jahanbakhsh back to fitness and Steven Alzate returning to training.

Predicted line-ups

Southampton: McCarthy; Walker-Peters, Bednarek, Stephens, Bertrand; Armstrong, Ward-Prowse, Romeu, Redmond; Ings, Obafemi.

Brighton: Ryan; Lamptey, Dunk, Webster, Burn; Bissouma, Propper; Mooy, Trossard; Mac Allister, Maupay.

What are the odds?

Southampton – 13/10

Draw – 5/2

Brighton – 5/2

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