Brighton & Hove Albion’s pre-season schedule ahead of the 2019/20 Premier League season has been part confirmed.
Graham Potter’s team will depart for a pre-season training camp on Sunday 7th July, before playing a yet-to-be-confirmed opponent in Austria on Saturday 13th July, as part of their pre-season tour.
The Seagulls will then return to England for their second friendly against Crawley Town at the People’s Pension Stadium on Friday 19th July, kick-off 7.45pm.
Albion are then back in action the following day on Saturday 20th July against Sky Bet Championship side Fulham, with the match taking place at Aldershot Town’s EBB Stadium, kick-off 3pm.
A week later on Saturday 27th July, Albion will meet Birmingham City at St Andrew’s Trillion Trophy Stadium, kick-off 3pm — almost a year after drawing 1-1 with the Blues, thanks to Yves Bissouma’s stunning free-kick.
Potter’s side will then finish their pre-season preparations for the 2019/20 Premier League campaign at the Amex Stadium on Friday 2nd August, with the opponent likely to be foreign but yet to be confirmed.
Albion’s third season in the Premier League will then get underway the following weekend. Fixtures will be announced on Thursday 13th June at 9am.
Ticket information and further pre-season matches will be confirmed in due course.
Confirmed pre-season fixtures so far:
Saturday 13th July - Pre-season tour friendly (opponent and KO TBC)
Friday 19th July - Crawley Town v Brighton & Hove Albion (7.45pm)
Saturday 20th July - Fulham v Brighton & Hove Albion (3pm)
Saturday 27th July - Birmingham City v Brighton & Hove Albion (3pm)
Friday 2nd August - Home friendly at the Amex Stadium (opponent and KO TBC)