Tottenham journey to the south coast to tackle Brighton within the late Premier League kick off, with Antonio Conte’s facet aiming to revive wounded delight after defeat within the north London derby final weekend.
Newly-appointed Brighton head coach Roberto De Zerbi is searching for his first win after narrowly lacking out in an exciting 3-3 draw at Anfield final Saturday.
It is De Zerbi’s first recreation within the dugout on the Amex since succeeding Graham Potter, who left to take up the Chelsea job after Thomas Tuchel’s dismissal.
“I would like my workforce taking part in to make the sport with character and the precise mentality to construct the precise situation to win the sport,” De Zerbi mentioned.
“It’s a tough second for lots of issues, for the language, for the brand new employees, the brand new workforce, for the brand new concepts.
“I wish to put extra concepts in, however I do not wish to change that a lot, however after all I wish to put my hand (on the squad).”
A minute’s applause will happen earlier than the match in reminiscence of Tottenham’s health coach Gian Piero Ventrone.
Spurs confirmed on Thursday morning the extremely revered Italian had died on the age of 61.
Antonio Conte cancelled his scheduled Thursday press convention because of Ventrone’s dying.
Ahead Richarlison insisted the gamers would play in honour of the revolutionary coach, who was a part of Italy’s triumphant 2006 World Cup-winning squad and nicknamed ‘the Marine’ in his house nation.
“We’ll proceed to play for you, my buddy, who taught us to by no means quit! Thanks a lot and relaxation in peace,” Richarlison mentioned on Twitter.