Cardiff City v Brighton & Hove Albion: TV channel, live stream, squad news & preview

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Joe Ralls Cardiff City 2018-19 Premier League
The pair meet for the first time in the Premier League and both will be hoping to bounce back form disappointing defeats last weekend

Cardiff City could climb out of the relegation zone with a victory against Brighton in the weekend’s early kick-off.

The Bluebirds are currently 19th in the table, with a meagre five points from their opening 11 games.

Brighton, on the other hand, sit 12th having won four Premier League matches so far this season, the last of which came two weeks ago against Wolves.

Chris Hughton’s men will be aiming to make it five when they travel to the Welsh capital, a result which could move them into the top half off the table.

Game Cardiff City v Brighton & Hove Albion
Date Saturday, November 10
Time 12:30pm GMT / 7:30am ET
Stream (US) fubo TV (7-day free trial)

TV Channel, Live Stream & How To Watch

In the United States (US), the game can be watched live and on-demand with fuboTV (7-day free trial).

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US TV channel Online stream
NBCSN fubo TV (7-day free trial)

In the United Kingdom (UK), the game can be watched live on TV on Sky Sports Main Event and Premier League, and it can be streamed online via the Sky Go app.

UK TV channel Online stream
Sky Sports Sky Go

Squads & Team News

Position Cardiff City players
Goalkeepers Etheridge, Smithies, Murphy
Defenders Peltier, Bennett, Morrison, Manga, Connolly, Cunningham, Bamba
Midfielders Ralls, Murphy, Paterson, Gunnarsson, Damour, Camarasa, Harris, Hoilett
Forwards Ward, Reid, Madine

Joe Ralls returns from suspension at the perfect time, as Harry After misses Saturday’s game after picking up five yellow cards last week. Jazz Richards, Nathaniel Mendez-Laing and Kenneth Zohore misses out through injury.

Cardiff City XI: Etheridge, Manga, Morrison, Bamba, Cunnigham, Camarasa, Gunnarsson, Ralls, Murphy, Harris, Paterson

Position Brighton players
Goalkeepers Ryan, Steele
Defenders Bruno, Bong, Duffy, Dunk, Balogun, Schelotto, Montoya, Suttner, Bernardo
Midfielders Stephens, Kayal, Bissouma, Knockhaert, March
Forwards Locadia, Andone, Murray, Izquierdo, Hemed

Alireza Jahanbakhsh misses the game with a hamstring injury, and has been replaced by Anthony Knockhaert. Davy Propper and Pascal Gross will not return to the side until after the international break.

Brighton XI: Ryan, Montoya, Duffy, Dunk, Bong, Knockhaert, Kayal, Stephens, Izquierdo, March, Murray

Betting & Match Odds

The away side are slight favourites for this one and are priced at 11/5 by bet365. You could back Cardiff at 31/20, while a draw is 21/10.

Click here to see all of bet 365's offers for the game, including goalscoring markets, correct score predictions and more.

Match Preview

Glenn Murray Brighton 2018-19

If Cardiff are to avoid the drop it’s game like these where they must start picking up three points.

Neil Warnock’s men have been victorious just once in the Premier League this season, when they beat Fulham 4-2 a few weeks ago.

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Since then, they have suffered back-to-back defeats against Liverpool and Leicester City, and with Newcastle United and Huddersfield Town winning their first games of the campaign last week the pressure has been ramped up on the Bluebirds.

For the visitors, they are aiming to make it four wins from five ahead of the international break. Last week Brighton suffered a 3-1 defeat to an in-form Everton side and they will be hoping to bounce back at the Cardiff City Stadium.

The Seagulls will again look to Glenn Murray to supply the goals for the side. Having netted six times so far this season he is one of the league’s top scorers - in fact, only three players (Eden Hazard, Sergio Aguero and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang) have scored more than him in the Premier League in 2018-19.