Chris Hughton takes his Brighton side to familiar territory for himself on Saturday, as he faces his former employers Newcastle United at St James' Park.

Currently 12th in the top flight, the Seagulls have taken 21 points from 20 games this season. the Magpies, meanwhile, are in 15th place after claiming 18 points from their 20 matches.

Our unique algorithm has predicted the Brighton side it believes will start the game.

Football Whispers uses data to predict teams’ starting XIs, taking into account injuries, suspensions, the statistical likelihood of a player being selected, the competition the match is in, players’ previous performances and the opponent’s style.

And you can also give it a go yourself. Just click ‘create your own’ on the line-up at the top of the page and pick your ideal XI for the game.You can also see each player’s stats once you’ve selected them.

When you’re happy with your team, press confirm and you’ll be able to share it with your friends via social media.


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