Brighton vs Liverpool Match Preview

Next weekend Liverpool travel to the Broadfield Stadium in Crawley to face Brighton and Hove Albion in the Womens Super League.


Brighton will be looking to make it back to back wins for the first time this season after a 5-4 victory over West Ham.


Liverpool will be hoping to get back to winning ways after a difficult start of the season, with their only win coming on the opening day of the season against Chelsea.


Team News


Liverpool’s Missy Bo Kearns returns after picking up an injury in the game against Manchester City.


Liverpool are still without Last seasons top goal scorer Leanne Kiernan after she suffered an ankle injury against Chelsea on opening day.



Players to watch


Brighton:

Danielle Carter signed from Reading last Summer and is Brighton top goalscorer. She scored 2 goals in their 5-4 win vs West Ham and set up one.


Liverpool:

Katie Stengel, an American international, signing this season from Houston Dash. Liverpool,s top goalscorer with 7 goals in 10 games.


Previous Meetings


The two sides last met in the WSL in 2020 on the opening day on the season with Brighton winning 1-0.


Aileen Whelan’s first half goal made the difference as a cross found Whelan in the area who slotted past Frances Kitching.


The other game between the two sides was postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic

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