Brighton v Leicester City on TV: stream details, what channel is the game on - and kick off time

Brighton & Hove Albion face Leicester City in the Premier League this week.

Thursday, 4th March 2021, 10:09 am
Graham Potter, manager of Brighton and Hove Albion reacts during the Premier League match between West Bromwich Albion and Brighton & Hove Albion at The Hawthorns on February 27, 2021.

Graham Potter’s Brighton face Brendan Rodgers’ Leicester City in the Premier League.

And with the game set to be shown on TV, we walk you through how you can watch it.

The Seagulls are sitting in 16th position at the moment with 26 points from 26 games following a 1-0 loss against West Brom last time out.

The Foxes, however, occupy third with 50 points from their 27 fixtures after a 1-1 draw against Burnley in their last Premier League outing.

But how can you watch the clash? Here, we take you through everything you need to know…

When is Brighton & Hove Albion v Leicester City?

The match between Brighton and Leicester City will take place at the Amex Stadium on Saturday, March 6.

Kick off is scheduled for 8pm.

What are the odds for Brighton & Hove Albion v Leicester City?

At the time of writing, bookmakers Paddy Power have Brighton priced at 6/4 to win the clash.

A draw is 11/5 with the same outlet, whilst a Leicester City win is 9/5.

Paddy Power are offering a odds of 5/1 on Seagulls forward Neal Maupay to score first, with Danny Welbeck priced at 6/1.

Foxes striker Jamie Vardy to score first is priced at 7/2 currently, with Kelechi Iheanacho priced at 11/2.

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What channel is Brighton & Hove Albion v Leicester City on?

The Premier League match between Brighton and Leicester City will be broadcast on television via the Sky Sports Main Event, Premier League and Ultra HD channels.

You can add the Sky Sports Premier League and Sky Sports Football channels for just £18 per month combined or pick up the complete sports package for just £23 per month.

Can I stream Brighton & Hove Albion v Leicester City online for free?

Unfortunately, there isn’t a free stream but Brighton fans can pay to view the game.

You can watch the match with a NOW TV pass for £9.99 or for £33.99 without signing up for a contract.

NOW TV can be streamed through a computer or apps found on most smart TVs, phones and consoles.

Existing Sky Sports customers can live stream the game via the Sky Go app on a variety of devices.

NOW TV is also available via BT Sport for BT Sport subscribers.

Who is the referee for Brighton & Hove Albion v Leicester City?

Michael Oliver will referee Brighton’s clash with Leicester City.

Stuart Burt and Simon Bennett will assist Oliver, with Stuart Attwell named as the fourth official.

Chris Kavanagh has been named as the VAR for the game, and he will be assisted by Andy Halliday.

Is there any team news ahead of Brighton & Hove Albion v Leicester City?

James Justin, Harvey Barnes, Ayoze Perez and Wes Morgan remain unavailable for selection due to injury.

There are also doubts over the availability of Jonny Evans, James Maddison and Dennis Praet.

Potter will be unable to call upon the services of striker Florin Andone, wing-back Solly March and centre-back Adam Webster.

There are also while there are doubts over Tariq Lamptey as the wing-back makes a comeback from a long term injury.