Brighton's clash with Derby County has been brought forward

Brighton and Hove Albion's Premier League 2 date with the Derby County has been brought forward.

Brighton under-23s manager Simon Rusk
Brighton under-23s manager Simon Rusk

The fixture will now be played on Friday 28 February, kick-off 2pm, due to the Rams’ progression in the UEFA Youth League.

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The match was originally scheduled to take place Monday 3 March, but will now take place on this new date at the Derby County Training Centre.

Ahead of tonight's game against Manchester City, Brighton are fourth with 25 points from 16 matches in the Premier League 2, with Derby in third on 27 points.