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Your Guide To City’s Upcoming Brighton Clash

Leicester City return to Premier League duties on Sunday, tackling Brighton & Hove Albion in a 2pm kick-off at AMEX Stadium.
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Both teams have made promising starts to the 2021/22 campaign, with the Seagulls occupying sixth place in the early top-flight standings, while City lie in ninth position ahead of their trip to the south coast.

Before the weekend’s fixture gets underway, take a look at everything you need to know…

Who's starring on LCFC TV?

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Dean Hammond
Dean Hammond

Co-commentator Dean Hammond enjoyed two spells at Brighton before moving to Leicester.

From 12:30pm, former Foxes defenders Gerry Taggart and Matt Elliott will join Dan Bates in the studio for Matchday Live, bringing almost 90 minutes of previews and predictions, including team news from 2pm.

Then, at approximately 2:50pm, we’ll cross live to Brighton where another ex-City star, Dean Hammond, will be in position alongside James Fielden to provide live, ball-by-ball commentary and analysis via LCFC Radio - available on the dedicated Match Centre.

The discussion will continue for a further half an hour post-match, as Hammond re-joins the conversation to run the rule over proceedings in Falmer and assess the day’s action, with interviews from the Leicester City dressing room if time allows.

All pre and post-match broadcasting will be on @LCFC social media, with in-play coverage on, while highlights and post-match reaction from the Foxes camp will be posted to Club's official website in the hours following full-time.

What's the officiating team? 

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Stuart Attwell
Stuart Attwell

Stuart Attwell is set to be the man in the middle for Sunday's top-flight clash in Falmer.

Overseeing the encounter will be referee Stuart Attwell, alongside assistants Dan Cook and Simon Long. Graham Scott, meanwhile, is the fourth official, with Peter Bankes on VAR duties, assisted by Wade Smith.

When does everything happen?

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AMEX Stadium
AMEX Stadium

Premier League stadiums have welcomed back supporters this season.

Use this guide of the day’s events to ensure you don’t miss out on any of the action…

Event Time
Matchday Live starts on LCFC TV 12:30pm
Team news confirmed on @LCFC social media 1pm
Commentary starts on LCFC Radio 1:50pm approx
Kick-off 2pm
Full-time 3:45pm approx
Two-minute goals video on LCFC TV 5:45pm approx
Short highlights and clips available on @LCFC social media 10pm
Match of the Day 2 starts on BBC One* 10:30pm
Full highlights on LCFC TV 12am (Monday)

*UK only.

What happened last time against Brighton?

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Daniel Amartey
Daniel Amartey

The unlikely match winner on City's last trip to AMEX Stadium, Daniel Amartey.

Leicester City came from behind to emerge 2-1 victors in the last meeting between the two sides at AMEX Stadium in March 2021.

Adam Lallana’s early strike had the home side ahead after just 10 minutes, but Kelechi Iheanacho’s well-taken finish levelled matters shortly after the hour mark, following an inch-perfect pass from team-mate Youri Tielemans.

Ghanaian defender Daniel Amartey found the winner three minutes from time, heading in from Marc Albrighton’s corner to complete the comeback for Brendan Rodgers' side.

How can I watch the game?  

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Premier League Ball
Premier League Ball

Matchday five of the 2021/22 Premier League campaign commences this weekend.

The following TV stations from around the world will be housing live coverage of the action...

Country Channel Local time
Australia Optus Sport 12am (Monday)
Belgium Play Sports & Voo Sports 2pm 
Canada DAZN 8am
China iGIYI Sports 9pm
Denmark Viaplay 2pm
Egypt beIN Sports 3pm
Germany Sky Sports 2pm
Hong Kong NOW TV & NOW E 1pm
India Disney+ Hotstar & Star Sports 6:30pm
Jamaica RUSH 8am
Mexico Sky Mexico 7am
New Zealand Spark Sport 2am (Monday)
South Africa SuperSport 3pm
Thailand True Visions 8pm
United States Peacock 9am

Can't see your country above? Click HERE for the Premier League's full schedules.

When can I catch match highlights?

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Leicester City
Leicester City

The Foxes enjoyed success on their last Premier League away trip, defeating Norwich City at Carrow Road.

Around two hours after full-time on the south coast, a two-minute highlights package - which is available for free to Digital Members on the Club's official website (free sign-up) - will be posted on LCFC TV.

Leicester City's official social media channels, meanwhile, will post short clips from the day's action from 10pm on Sunday evening, while extended match highlights will be published on from midnight (12am) on Monday following the fixture.

All times BST unless stated otherwise.

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