Chelsea take on Brighton in a pre-season clash in the USA. Here is absolutely everything you need to know about the fixture...
When is Chelsea vs Brighton?
Chelsea vs Brighton is taking place on Saturday the 22nd of July 2023.
The game will be played at the Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, with kick-off scheduled for 7 PM local time, which is 12 AM on Sunday in the UK.
How to Watch
The Chelsea vs Brighton game will be available to watch absolutely free of charge via the official Chelsea App. Broadcasting for the game starts 30 minutes before kick-off, so make sure you’re set up before all the action unfolds.
If watching via an app ain’t your kind of thing – you can also view the game, once again completely free of charge, by live streaming on Chelsea’s Official Website.
TV Channel UK
The game unfortunately wont be shown live on any TV channels in the UK.
After the win at Wrexham, Mauricio Pochettino will be looking to play a few more of his star-studded names.
Christopher Nkunku had a big impact on his debut, bagging a goal and having a generally impressive performance against the Welsh side. He will likely start against the Seagulls.
Raheem Sterling and Ben Chilwell also made an impact against Wrexham. We expect them to start against tougher opposition.
Thiago Silva didn’t feature, so also expect to see him play.
Chelsea vs Brighton Prediction
This is going to be a seriously tough task for Mauricio Pochettino. Brighton have proven last season in the Premier League that they can roll with the big dogs.
They possess undeniable talent. The likes of Kaoru Mitoma, Moises Caicedo and Solly March have all proven themselves to be quality players.
Saying this, with the sense of optimism surrounding Chelsea at the moment -we back the Blues to get the job done in Philly.