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90' + 4'
Robert Sánchez
Yellow Card
61'
J. Vardy
Y. Tielemans
2 - 1
50'
D. Welbeck
L. Trossard
2 - 0
44'
W. Ndidi
Yellow Card
35'
N. Maupay
Penalty Goal
1 - 0

Match Stats

Possession
37% 62%
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Shots Off Target
Shots On Target 5 3
Total Passes 322 549
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Commentary

That's all from Brighton today, so thank you for joining us and goodbye!
While Brighton have broken into the top four at this early stage of the season, Leicester are now down in the bottom half. Both will be in EFL Cup action next time out, as the Seagulls host Graham Potter's former club Swansea and Brendan Rodgers takes his side to London, where they meet Millwall.
Hanging on resiliently until the final whistle, Brighton can claim to be deserving winners of the three points today, having made the most of their chances and battled bravely to preserve their advantage in the latter stages. This loss will come as another bitter blow to Leicester though, as the Foxes' sluggish start to the campaign continues - they came up just short in the final third; only coming to life when Lookman joined Barnes in the side after the break.
90' + 5' FULL-TIME: BRIGHTON 2-1 LEICESTER CITY
Robert Sánchez
Yellow Card
90' + 4' Apparently for wasting time, with the clock ticking down, Sanchez is booked.
90' + 2' Both Sanchez and Duffy are required to prostrate themselves in order to keep the visitors at bay, with Lookman and Barnes trying their utmost to unlock their defence.
90' Amid flailing legs and desperate attempts to block, Barnes is prevented from getting a clean shot off by the massed ranks of the Brighton defence. Backs to the wall stuff here at the Amex!
88' Just in the nick of time, Soyuncu coolly intervenes as a sweeping cross from the right nearly finds Maupay 15 yards from goal. A crucial interception which keeps Leicester hopes alive.
86' NO GOAL! Leicester have another potential equaliser ruled out for offside, with Barnes again the perpetrator, in the centre of the Brighton goal. They are knocking heavily on the door now - can Brighton continue to resist?
85' Leicester are at the mercy of the VAR again! Ndidi heads in from a whipped corner, but surely Barnes is offside once more?
83' Lookman is brought crashing down on the edge of the area, but the visitors cannot make the most of a good set-piece opportunity and under-pressure Brighton get the ball clear.
82' ALMOST! Sanchez leaps to tip a deflected shot over the bar, after the lively Lookman plays in Barnes. Leicester are getting closer!
80' Barnes and Tielemans work a neat one-two on the left side of the area, with the latter surging to the goal line and firing a cross-shot across Sanchez's goal - but nobody can get a touch to force the ball in.
J. Moder
Y. Bissouma
79' Receiving a rapturous round of applause, even after one of his less eye-catching games, Bissouma is withdrawn and Moder comes on in midfield.
77' Leicester have had seven shots to Brighton's three so far in this second half, but few have been clear-cut opportunities.
K. Iheanacho
B. Soumaré
75' Leicester are switching to two up top, as Soumare comes off and Iheanacho is on in pursuit of an equalising goal.
72' Lallana concedes a free-kick in the centre circle as he clips Ndidi, with Leicester now controlling proceedings and applying persistent pressure.
D. Burn
D. Welbeck
70' Brighton make another change in personnel, as Welbeck is replaced by Burn. A sure sign that Potter wants to shut up shop for the final 20 minutes.
T. Castagne
R. Bertrand
68' Bertrand is replaced at full-back for the visitors, with Castagne on in his place.
67' NO GOAL! Rodgers is visibly frustrated as Leicester see their 'goal' ruled out for an offside ruling on Barnes, right in front of the Brighton goal.
65' The equaliser? Leicester have the ball in the back of the net from a Lookman strike inside the six-yard box, following a corner. But will it stand? There could be an offside.
E. Mwepu
S. March
62' Potter makes an immediate response to conceding a rare goal, as March is substituted and Mwepu comes on for the final half-hour.
Y. Tielemans
Assist
61' Tielemans was well placed on the right of the area to clip a smart ball in for Vardy to tap home Leicester's first goal.
J. Vardy
Goal
61' LEICESTER HAVE ONE BACK! Vardy sniffs out a close-range finish, following the third in a series of clever combinations between Pereira and Lookman on the right. They find Tielemans unmarked on the edge of the box, and the Belgian midfielder puts in a ball which Vardy slips home with glee. It's now Brighton 2-1 Leicester! 
58' Finding a few yards of space, Soumare breaks into the Brighton area, but his shot never seriously threatens to beat Sanchez, who claims the ball without fuss.
56' Leicester's attempts at a patient attacking build-up are brought to an end by the combined efforts of Cucurella and Bissouma, and Brighton ultimately have a goal kick.
54' Lookman clumsily bundles Trossard over midway through the Leicester half, with Brighton being awarded another free-kick. March's cross is then flicked just wide of the right post by Lallana's head, as the Seagulls continue to soar!
52' Tielemans again drags a shot wide from his favoured spot, 25 yards out in the centre of the pitch, following smart work from Barnes.
L. Trossard
Assist
50' Trossard earns acclaim from his teammates for a superb set-piece, which finds Welbeck in the centre of the area to nod in the game's second goal.
D. Welbeck
Goal
50' BRIGHTON GO TWO UP! Trossard flips in a precision free-kick from the right, and Welbeck rises majestically to nod down into the net, giving Schmeichel no chance to save. Brighton are now 2-0 ahead!
48' Lookman is immediately involved, as he combines with Barnes on the left and the ball finds its way to Vardy, who turns and shoots well wide through Duffy's outstretched legs.
A. Lookman
J. Maddison
46' Having made little impact before the interval, Maddison has been withdrawn for Lookman, who brings a more direct approach.
46' The second half has kicked off in Brighton and the visitors have made a change.
Fatigue could be a factor in Leicester's lacklustre showing - as they played on Thursday night, while their hosts took the chance to prepare and recuperate - but they will need to find fresh legs and minds after the break if they are to turn things around.
They may have had a lesser share of the ball, but Brighton have used it far better than their opponents today and are deserving of their half-time lead. Maupay and Welbeck have pressed high and hard on the Leicester defence, causing a certain amount of discomfort for the Foxes - though it was a classic Duffy leap from a set-piece situation which earned them the penalty which separates the sides.
45' + 2' HALF-TIME: BRIGHTON 1-0 LEICESTER CITY
45' Trossard thumps a free-kick well wide of the left post from outside the area, with Schmeichel unperturbed.
W. Ndidi
Yellow Card
44' Perhaps a little harshly, Ndidi is yellow-carded for a clip on Welbeck's trailing leg some 25 yards from goal.
41' Schmeichel easily fields a looping deflected shot from Welbeck on the left side of the area, as the hosts press to extend their advantage - it is all one way now!
39' Brighton are getting a lot of joy from applying pressure to the Leicester defence, with their harrying forcing the Foxes to rush as they play out from the back.
37' Bissouma goes down on the turf, needing to receive treatment after a heavy midfield challenge. He pulls himself to his feet soon after, but is still moving gingerly.
N. Maupay
Penalty Goal
35' BRIGHTON LEAD! Maupay leaves no room for doubt as he thunders his spot-kick past a helpless Schmeichel to give the Seagulls a one-goal lead! They had been growing in confidence in the final third, and their patience has been rewarded. Brighton 1-0 Leicester!
33' The penalty is awarded! Vestergaard is judged to have handled the ball from Duffy's header and Brighton have a spot-kick!
32' Surely that's handball! Trossard's corner causes havoc in the Leicester area, with Duffy's close-range header being blocked by Vestergaard. But did the big Dane use his hand?
30' The fleet-footed Trossard dances clear of Duffy in the area, but his cut-back is intercepted and Brighton have a corner.
27' When racing clear on the left, Welbeck shows just too much of the ball to Veltman, who blocks well. Later in the move, Trossard pops a shot on the turn straight into the grasp of Schmeichel, as the home side get on top.
25' A late aerial intervention from Vestergaard saves the Foxes under Schmeichel's crossbar, but the ball is recycled and Lallana runs onto a chance 15 yards out in the centre of the area, which he skews well off target.
22' Neither side can take control of this encounter, as the apparent respect each has for the other leads to some tentative play. If anything, the visitors have edged it - certainly in terms of possession (66%).
J. Veltman
Yellow Card
20' After bringing down Barnes with a reckless challenge, Veltman is the first name in the referee's book and will have to tread carefully from now on. 
19' CLOSE! March comes closest to the opener yet, as he drives a shot from the right side of the box straight at the legs of Schmeichel, having been played in by Veltman.
17' Away from home, Leicester are without a clean sheet in nine consecutive league games, though the Foxes have also managed to score in each of those outings - suggesting there will be goals again today!
15' This time Pereira gets the better of Cucurella in an absorbing duel between the two flying full-backs, as his clever body positioning forces the Spain international to shove him to the ground deep inside his own half.
13' A superb display of pace and awareness sees Cucurella skim past Pereira on the left and pick out Maupay, whose hurried shot is blocked and loops dangerously over Schmeichel - finishing up on top of the Leicester net.
11' A first sustained spell of Brighton pressure sees both Welbeck and then Maupay closed down when poised to shoot just inside the box, but the attack ultimately comes to nothing.
9' From 30 yards out in the centre of the pitch, Tielemans unleashes a trademark attempt, though it lacks his usual punch and drifts just wide of Sanchez's right-hand post. 
7' Sanchez has to scramble to his near post to deny an on-rushing Barnes from getting room to loft a close-range shot over him. Leicester have a corner as a result.
6' Boding well for today's game, Leicester’s last five Premier League fixtures played on Sundays have produced a total of 23 goals (nearly five per game), with the Foxes scoring 12 and conceding 11.
4' A whipped cross from Barnes just ends up behind Vardy, who tries to contrive an attempt from just inside the area, but is quickly closed down by the packed Brighton defence.
2' Cucurella has to have his wits about him to intervene on the Brighton left, as Pereira races onto a clever through-ball; conceding a throw-in with his clearance.
1' We are under way at the Amex!
The players are out on the pitch and have observed a minute's silence to mark the passing of legendary striker Jimmy Greaves.
Coming into today's match, Leicester are unbeaten in all eight of their Premier League meetings with Brighton - winning six of those games - the most they have faced any side without suffering defeat in the competition.
Brighton boss Graham Potter is without both Pascal Gross and Adam Webster today, while full-back Tariq Lamptey is nearing a return but is not yet included in the squad. He names Veltman in the back three as cover for Webster, while Trossard starts in support of Welbeck and Maupay up front. Meanwhile, the visitors have opted to team Vardy with Maddison and Barnes in attack, despite Daka's contribution in Europe last week, with Pereira back in for Castagne at right-back.
SUBS: Danny Ward, Daniel Amartey, Kiernan Dewsbury-Hall, Marc Albrighton, Ademola Lookman, Hamza Choudhury, Patson Daka, Kelechi Iheanacho, Timothy Castagne.  
LEICESTER CITY (4-3-2-1): Kasper Schmeichel; Ryan Bertrand, Caglar Soyuncu, Jannik Vestergaard, Ricardo Pereira; Youri Tielemans, Boubakary Soumare, Wilfred Ndidi; Harvey Barnes, James Maddison; Jamie Vardy.
SUBS: Jason Steele, Dan Burn, Alexis Mac Allister, Steven Alzate, Taylor Richards, Tariq Lamptey, Jakub Moder, Enock Mwepu, Aaron Connolly.
BRIGHTON (3-4-1-2): Robert Sanchez; Lewis Dunk, Joel Veltman, Shane Duffy; Solly March, Yves Bissouma, Adam Lallana, Marc Cucurella; Leandro Trossard; Danny Welbeck, Neal Maupay.
The Foxes come into this encounter following a 2-2 draw with Napoli in their Europa League group-stage opener on Thursday night. Having led by two goals at the King Power Stadium, Brendan Rodgers' side conceded twice in the final half-hour to let the points slip from their grasp. Brighton's most recent outing, meanwhile, was a 1-0 win at Brentford last weekend. 
Brighton have made their best-ever start to a top-flight season, having picked up nine points from their opening four Premier League matches courtesy of three victories and a loss, while Leicester have had a mixed start to the 2021-22 campaign - winning two and losing two of their four league fixtures to date.
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