Brighton on TV: How to stream Manchester City clash, team news, kick-off time and odds

The Seagulls are back in Premier League action on Wednesday night.

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How you can watch Brighton's clash with Manchester City this eveningHow you can watch Brighton's clash with Manchester City this evening
How you can watch Brighton's clash with Manchester City this evening

Brighton & Hove Albion return to top-flight action against Manchester City on Wednesday evening, following a penalty victory against Newport County in the FA Cup third round.

The Seagulls drew against 3-3 Wolves in the league last time out.

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That puts Brighton 17th in the top-flight, with 14 points from 17 games ahead of the journey to Manchester.

Pep Guardiola’s men currently occupy sixth position in the Premier League, with 29 points from 15 fixtures so far this campaign.

But how can you watch the clash? Here, we take you through everything you need to know…

When is Manchester City v Brighton?

Manchester City v Brighton will take place on Wednesday, January 12 at the Etihad with a kick-off time of 6pm.

What are the odds for Manchester City v Brighton?

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At the time of writing, bookmakers Bet365 have Manchester City priced at odds on to win the clash at 1/7.

A draw is 15/2 with the same outlet, whilst a Seagulls win is 15/1.

Interestingly, SkyBet are offering 7/2 on Gabriel Jesus, Kevin De Bryune or Liam Delap score first for the home side.

Whilst Neal Maupay (10/1) and Andi Zeqiri (16/1) are favourites to net first for the visitors.

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All odds correct at the time of writing. Over 18s only. Please gamble responsibly and Be Gamble Aware.

Can I watch Manchester City v Brighton for free?

Unfortunately not.

Unlike several games over the festive period, Manchester City’s Premier League clash will not be shown on Amazon Prime this time out.

How can I watch Manchester City v Brighton on TV?

Brighton’s match against City will be broadcast live on BT Sport 1 and BT Sport Ultimate.

Discounts also currently available on combined Sky Sports and BT Sport packages through Sky TV.

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Short-term access to BT Sport is available through use of a BT Sport Monthly Pass.

Is there a live stream for Manchester City v Brighton?

If you're a BT Sport subscriber, you can access BT Sport on the go using the BT Sport app available on Apple and Android.

You can watch the game – if you’re a BT Sports subscriber – online here.

Is there any early team news ahead of Manchester City v Brighton?

Four Brighton players were sidelined for the Seagulls mid-week game against Manchester City due to illness and injury.

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Graham Potter is without Tariq Lamptey and Aaron Connolly, Danny Welbeck and Adam Lallana.

Connolly and Lamptey both have hamstring injuries, Welbeck has a knee problem and Lallana is ill.

For Manchester City, goalkeeper Ederson will return after recovering from coronavirus, while John Stones should also come back in.

There remain question marks over Raheem Sterling's fitness, but Gabriel Jesus will lead the line with Sergio Aguero self-isolating.

Who is the referee for Manchester City v Brighton?

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The referee for the clash will be Darren England. Joining him are assistants Stuart Burt and Simon Bennett plus fourth official Michael Oliver.

The man in the all-important VAR room at Stockley Park is Mike Dean, who will be assisted by Dan Robathan.