Midfielder ruled out of Brighton & Hove Albion's match with Newcastle United and decisions to be made on three other players

Brighton midfielder Davy Propper will be out for a number of weeks with an ankle injury.

Thursday, 18th October 2018, 2:17 pm
Updated Thursday, 18th October 2018, 3:20 pm
Pascal Gross. Picture by PW Sporting Photography

The Dutch star sustained the injury against West Ham before the international break and in his pre-match press conference Albion boss Chris Hughton said: "Davy Propper will miss the game. He sustained an ankle injury in the last game. He'll be out for a period of weeks, how long that will be, we'll assess it."

Pascal Gross and Dale Stephens were ruled out through injury before the international break and asked if they could return at St James' Park, Hughton said: "We've got some decisions to make and they'll be late decisions.

"Pascal is just back training, Dale has been out and Gaetan Bong was away on international duty but didn't play. They're the three we'll make late decisions on."

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