Albion's game on Tyneside will be shown live.
Brighton & Hove Albion’s match away at Newcastle United on Saturday 27th August will now kick-off at a later time of 5.30pm, after being selected for live television coverage on Sky Sports.
It will be Albion’s first game at St James’ Park in over 24 years, when Mark Gall scored the winner for Brighton in a 1-0 victory back in March 1992.
It will be the second live televised match of the season for Chris Hughton’s men, with their first home league game against Nottingham Forest moved to Friday 12th August, kick-off 7.45pm.
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