Brighton & Hove Albion vs Norwich City LIVE: Premier League result, final score and reaction

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A general view of Elland Road

A general view of Elland Road

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Follow live coverage as Brighton & Hove Albion face Norwich City in the Premier League today.

Manchester City are reigning champions after a dominant 2020/21 season and Pep Guardiola’s side are favorites to win it again boasting as they do one of the best squads in Europe.

European champions Chelsea have proven they have what it takes to dethrone City, however, having done it in last season’s Champions League final and will be hoping to add a domestic title to the one won in Porto.

Liverpool were winners back in 2020 ending a 30-year wait for league glory and Jurgen Klopp is sure to have them back challenging again at the sharp end this season too while Manchester United will be looking to be back in the title picture with Cristiano Ronaldo returning to his former club in the summer.

It’s not all about the action at the top though with Norwich, Watford and Brentford promoted to the top tier for 2020/21 and hoping to hold their own against the best English football has to offer and avoid the drop.

We will bring you all the action and updates from today’s game in the live blog below:

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That’s all from us today folks, we hope you enjoyed the game!

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Both teams remain in the same positions as before the game, with Brighton in 13th and they’ll face Arsenal next time out. Meanwhile Norwich are bottom, now eight points from safety and they’ll welcome Burnley to Carrow Road next weekend.

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It finishes goalless at the Amex between Brighton and Norwich, but both teams end their six-game losing streaks, however, Brighton will feel that they should have won the game after having countless opportunities throughout, with Krul in excellent form in the visitors goal to Danny Veltman, Maupay and MacAllister in the second half. Norwich didn’t offer much at the other end until late on, when Rashica went close and in the end they settled for a point.

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FULL-TIME: BRIGHTON 0-0 NORWICH

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Brighton are throwing everything at Norwich now in stoppage time, but they just can’t seem to find a way past Krul and Norwich are now starting to take their time at every opportunity in order to run down the clock.

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There will be a minimum of four minutes added time played at the end of the second half.

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SAVE! Mac Allister with an effort from the edge of the box which forces Krul into making an excellent diving save to his right from him to deny him.

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Stoppage in play here as Moder is receiving some treatment on the pitch after an incident off the ball and it doesn’t look good for the Brighton man who has only just come on.

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Pukki tries his luck from a distance after doing well to win the ball back in the final third, but the striker sends his effort high and wide of the Brighton goal.

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Norwich are looking dangerous in the final third now after having to defend for so long. McClean fires a low strike towards the near post, but it’s blocked and goes behind for a corner.

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George Holan is chief editor at Plainsmen Post and has articles published in many notable publications in the last decade.

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