Brighton & Hove Albion vs. Everton - Toffeeweb

Brighton & Hove Albion vs. Everton - Toffeeweb

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It is expected that Richarlison will have to rest against Burnley to play Brighton, whom he beat twice in Goodison last month

Everton wants to finish in 2018 with another positive result when they make their longest trip of the Premier League season with a visit to Brighton.

Marco Silva hopes his team can build on the destruction of Burnley on Boxing Day at Turf Moor by taking his third away win of the season and completing the championship after beating the seagulls in the 3-1 home win in early November.

It would be another step to ease the beating of their 6-2 home opponents at Tottenham last Sunday and prepare the Blues for their return to Goodison Park in the New Year, where they entertain Leicester City, probably their main rival become. "Best of the rest" behind the first six.

The success of the three-headed central defensive unit that fought against the Clarets suggests that Silva could make the decision, but the formation poses a dilemma as Idrissa Gueye is fit again after failing to reach the last three start pages for a groin injury ,