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A. Mac Allister
P. Groß
1 - 2
73'
N. Maupay
J. Moder
1 - 1
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N. Maupay
Yellow Card
13'
J. Tarkowski
Yellow Card
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J. Tarkowski
A. Westwood
1 - 0

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35% 64%
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4
Shots Off Target
Shots On Target 3 8
Total Passes 259 518
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That is all from Turf Moor, so thank you for joining us!
Burnley must visit Anfield next, in search of their first points of the new campaign, while Brighton have an opportunity to make a fast start; facing newly-promoted sides Watford and Brentford - plus Everton - to complete a favourable first four fixtures.
A sub-inspired second-half comeback from Brighton sees the Seagulls usurp Burnley once again, as they remain unbeaten against Sean Dyche's side for a fifth straight match. The hosts, meanwhile, will bitterly regret not taking one of their first-half chances to establish a two-goal lead, as they fall to yet another home defeat. This latest setback sees them tie their all-time record for games without a win at Turf Moor, on 11.
90' + 4' FULL-TIME: BURNLEY 1-2 BRIGHTON AND HOVE ALBION
90' + 2' Burnley are short of inspiration in pursuit of a late equaliser, with just two minutes of stoppage time to play.
89' Webster concedes a corner, with Westwood's cross then cleared by Duffy. In the aftermath, Sanchez shows some authority to keep the ball away from Vydra.
87' Taylor's deep cross from the left evades the uncertain Sanchez, but Vydra fails to get on the end of it and another Burnley advance fizzles out. The clock is ticking on their hopes of salvaging a point.
M. Vydra
J. Cork
85' A last roll of the dice for Burnley as Cork is withdrawn from midfield and striker Vydra is thrown on. Can he make the difference?
84' Maupay narrowly avoids being dismissed, as he is penalised for kicking the ball away, but the referee decides not to hand out a second booking.
82' Burnley cannot get a foothold in the final third, with Brighton looking a more solid proposition now they have a lead to defend.
J. Brownhill
D. McNeil
79' McNeil has sparkled intermittently, but is now replaced by Brownhill for the final 10 minutes.
P. Groß
Assist
78' Gross slotted the ball across for Mac Allister, who finished with aplomb.
A. Mac Allister
Goal
78' BRIGHTON LEAD! Mac Allister is another super-sub for the Seagulls, as he crashes home from just inside the box less than two minutes after his arrival on the scene! Potter will be delighted at the impact made by all three of his substitutes, who have turned this game around. Brighton are 2-1 ahead with time running out for Burnley.
77' Brighton look the more likely victors now, with Moder and Lallana combining well to dictate the pace in the centre of the park.
A. Mac Allister
L. Trossard
76' Trossard is now withdrawn by Graham Potter, with Mac Allister coming on in search of a winning goal for the visitors.
J. Moder
Assist
73' Moder sets up the equalising goal after just 23 seconds on the pitch!
N. Maupay
Goal
73' THE EQUALISER! Moder makes an instant impact, as birthday boy Maupay slots his right-wing cut-back past Pope to make it 1-1 at Turf Moor! The Poland international had barely been on the field for a matter of seconds before adding a dash of final-third composure to the mix for Brighton, who will now seek a late winner.
J. Moder
S. Alzate
72' Alzate is withdrawn for Moder to replace him in the Brighton midfield.
A. Barnes
J. Rodriguez
70' Rodriguez is coming off, with former Brighton forward Barnes on to replace him up front.
70' Cork concedes a free-kick in the centre-circle for a foul on Alzate, but Brighton give it away again and Burnley win a corner.
68' Both sides are growing more careless in possession, as their lack of match-sharpness perhaps starts to surface. Brighton give away a cheap corner, but Westwood over-cooks his cross and it sails out for a goal kick.
66' Tarkowski gets a vital block in after sharp work in the area by Trossard, but the resulting corner comes to nothing.
64' Though the set-piece from Gross is too close to Pope, the Burnley goalkeeper has difficulty in preventing the ball sneaking over the line, but eventually gets control of the situation and clears his lines.
63' March is flattened by Tarkowski - who is already on a booking - earning a free-kick in dangerous territory for Brighton.
61' Brighton have upped the tempo in the past five minutes and are pinning the home side back, but a hopeful cross from the right is routinely collected by Pope.
59' Sean Dyche is overseeing his 400th league match today - most of which have been during the past decade at Burnley.
57' From nowhere, Brighton break to the byline, but Alzate's cutback is dinked wide of the target by Trossard.
55' Brighton unconvincingly clear a Burnley corner, which is slung under Sanchez's crossbar. Clearly, the hosts are targeting his perceived indecision when dealing with high balls.
53' Westwood earns a Burnley corner, from which Tarkowski ultimately heads well wide following McNeil's deep return ball. Brighton are on the back foot now.
50' Taylor is hauled down unceremoniously by Alzate just outside of the box, giving Burnley a great opportunity from a close-range free-kick on the left side of the area. Gudmundsson fires his attempt well wide though.
49' Duffy's header from a Gross corner is blocked in the centre of the Burnley area.
47' In addition to Lallana's introduction, Brighton look to have swapped their wide men, with March switching over to the left.
A. Lallana
E. Mwepu
46' Lallana is introduced to replace Brighton debutant Mwepu.
46' We are back under way at Turf Moor!
In the second half, Graham Potter may consider introducing at least one of Andone, Mac Allister or Lallana to offer some more support to Maupay - who has offered his trademark bustling presence up front - as the away side seek to avoid an opening-day defeat. In their previous two away-day openers in the Premier League, they won 3-0 against both Newcastle United and Watford.
Burnley lead by a single goal, as they look to end their miserable home run in front of their returning supporters, but have spurned chances to extend that advantage. Undoubtedly, Sean Dyche will be the more content manager at the break, as his team have put in a typically solid shift, while Brighton have been unable to open them up with any regularity.
45' + 3' HALF-TIME: BURNLEY 1-0 BRIGHTON AND HOVE ALBION
45' + 1' Burnley have had seven shots at goal in the opening 45 minutes, while Brighton have managed six so far, indicating the close-run nature of this game.
43' The first half seems to be petering out now, with Brighton keeping the ball but lacking any significant penetration.
41' March is involved again, as his pinpoint cross is headed just wide by Maupay. Brighton are growing into the game as we approach the interval.
39' March tries a deeper corner this time, and Duffy's header falls to Gross, who slashes across the ball, which is deflected and goes out for a throw-in. 
37' A spectacular if wildly ambitious attempt from Maupay drifts into the waiting hands of Pope, as his long-range bicycle kick is cleanly pouched by Burnley's England goalkeeper.
36' SO CLOSE! Sanchez gets away with a flap at an in-swinging corner, as Mee has his header desperately cleared off the line after he strikes the underside of the bar.
34' Another Brighton corner is headed well over the bar by Duffy - whose view was obscured by Tarkowski - as the visitors struggle to carve out a clear-cut chance to equalise.
32' Bissouma misses an opportunity to get a clean shot off at goal, as a Brighton corner ultimately comes to nothing.
30' Rodriguez fires a half-chance straight at Sanchez - Burnley's fifth attempt at goal so far - with his right-footed effort from the edge of the box not unduly concerning the Brighton goalkeeper.
28' Finally, the pace of this frantic season-opening game drops, as Burnley successfully break up play and snuff out any attempt at a Brighton attack. The visitors are in need of some inspiration.
N. Maupay
Yellow Card
26' Having been involved in Tarkowski's booking, Maupay is now yellow-carded for a foul on his Burnley counterpart - quite a duel developing between the pair!
24' Wood has scored more times (eight) against Brighton than he has against any other club, so will hope to take advantage of Burnley's superiority in the opposition box today. 
22' Wood tries a long-range effort, but Sanchez is more than equal to his weak effort. Burnley are certainly the more dangerous side so far.
20' OFF THE POST! Incredibly close to a second for Burnley, as Gudmundsson cuts inside and crashes a low strike off the foot of the left post. Sanchez was left stranded, having gifted the ball to Burnley with a shanked goal kick. 
19' McNeil's curled cross from the left flank eventually falls to Cork, who awkwardly skews his effort high and wide of the right post.
17' Gross slings an in-swinging free-kick into the Burley area, but the home side's centre-backs are more than equal to that type of delivery and clear the danger.
15' March fires a low, left-footed free-kick from just outside the box straight at Pope, as Brighton's territorial advantage continues.
J. Tarkowski
Yellow Card
13' Another Burnley booking! Tarkowski jumps alongside Maupay and his left forearm catches the Frenchman, sending the Brighton forward to the turf.
10' Brighton are now getting the ball down and taking control of proceedings, as the home side already look set to protect their lead by sitting deep. Trossard is enjoying some nice touches in the final third, as the visitors get on top.
J. Guðmunds­son
Yellow Card
8' Gudmunds­son is booked for a crunching challenge on Bissouma, so will have to take care for the next 80-plus minutes.
5' Burnley are making the most of their noisy backing and are taking this game by the scruff of the neck - setting a high tempo here. 
J. Tarkowski
Goal
2' AN EARLY GOAL! A flying start for the hosts! The best possible beginning to the new season for Burnley, as they are up and running, with Tarkowski bundling through Maupay to power a back post header in past the helpless Sanchez. An excellent delivery from Westwood, as his corner finds the England international just yards out. Burnley lead 1-0!
1' We are under way at a boisterous Turf Moor!
SUBS: Taylor Richards, Moises Caicedo, Jason Steele, Jakub Moder, Florin Andone, Alexis Mac Allister, Adam Lallana, Andi Zeqiri, Michal Karbownik.
BRIGHTON AND HOVE ALBION (3-5-2): Robert Sanchez; Shane Duffy, Adam Webster, Lewis Dunk; Yves Bissouma, Solly March, Steven Alzate, Enock Mwepu, Pascal Gross; Leandro Trossard, Neal Maupay.
SUBS: Wayne Hennessey, Matej Vydra, Josh Brownhill, Lewis Richardson, Phil Bardsley, Erik Pieters, Bobby Thomas, Ashley Barnes, Nathan Collins.  
BURNLEY (4-4-2): Nick Pope; Matthew Lowton, James Tarkowski, Ben Mee, Charlie Taylor; Johann Gudmundsson, Ashley Westwood, Jack Cork, Dwight McNeil; Jay Rodriguez, Chris Wood.
Brighton are without wing-back Tariq Lamptey, experienced forward Danny Welbeck and defender Dan Burn today, due to injury, with the latter pair picking up knocks in last month's 3-1 friendly win against Luton Town. Club captain Lewis Dunk has recovered from an operation on his toe over the summer and will start at the back in Graham Potter's 3-5-2. He will, of course, be without regular partner Ben White, who left for Arsenal recently, but is joined instead by Adam Webster and the returning Shane Duffy. Meanwhile, Enock Mwepu - who joined the club from RB Salzburg - makes his debut in midfield.
Burnley's Nick Pope and Chris Wood both start today, after featuring in the club's final warm-up friendly with Cadiz recently. Pope played his first minutes since undergoing the knee surgery which kept him out of Euro 2020, while Wood took part in the first half after representing New Zealand at the Olympics. Matthew Lowton will also be in the XI, after the full-back missed the Clarets' last two pre-season fixtures due to self-isolating when a family member tested positive for COVID-19. The former Aston Villa defender starts in a familiar flat back four for Sean Dyche's men, who line up in a 4-4-2 formation.
Brighton will have travelled north in expectation of a positive start to the new season, as Burnley have beaten the South Coast side just once in their last seven league encounters at Turf Moor. In fact, the Seagulls last lost there in December 2018.
Burnley endured a disappointing end to last season - losing seven of their final 10 league games - and are currently winless at Turf Moor since a 3-2 comeback win against Aston Villa in January. Only once in their history have they endured a longer such streak on home soil - back in 1979! 
Both teams will be keen to improve on their final positions of last season, after the Clarets finished 17th and the Seagulls ultimately ended up just one spot above them.
Hello and welcome to live coverage of Burnley versus Brighton and Hove Albion at Turf Moor, as the sides kick off their 2021-22 Premier League campaigns!