It was the highest-ever attendance at the Amex Stadium with 30,682 and still remains so.
Their five Premier league clashes with have seen Liverpool win them all, scoring 13 and conceding two.
Another Club Record?
Liverpool have won 12 league games away from Anfield this season.
Their club record is 13, set on three previous occasions including last season.
Since then, 462 minutes (seven hours, 42 minutes) without finding the net on the road.
Not since 1992 (February to April) under Graeme Souness had Liverpool failed to trouble the scorers in five successive away games (that came in a sequence of eight).
The Premier League Record
Their defeat at Southampton last Sunday means City can only accumulate a maximum of 81 points. Liverpool were on 82 before the lockdown came in March.
Jurgen Klopp’s men have an unassailable 23-point lead at the top of the table.
Graham Potter faces Liverpool for the second time in his managerial career.
During his playing career, he appeared as a substitute when the Reds won a League Cup tie 2-1 against Stoke in October 1994 and was an unused sub for Southampton in a 2-1 league defeat two years later.
Prolific Own Goals
Albion’s leading scorer in the league is Neal Maupay, with nine. Next on the list is Leandro Trossard and own goals—both with four.
The last eight games involving Brighton have produced a miserly total of 12 goals.
This Season’s Scorers
Brighton: Maupay 9, Trossard 4, own goals 4, Connolly 3, Dunk 3, Webster 3, Gross 2, Jahanbakhsh 2, Mooy 2, Murray 2, Andone 1, Duffy 1, Propper 1, Roberts 1
Liverpool: Salah 21, Mane 20, Firmino 11, Oxlade-Chamberlain 7, Origi 5, Wijnaldum 5, own goals 5, Milner 4, Van Dijk 4, Alexander-Arnold 3, Henderson 3, Jones 3, Keita 3, Fabinho 2, Matip 2, Robertson 2, Hoever 1, Lallana 1, Lovren 1, Shaqiri 1
* Statistics courtesy of LFC statistician Ged Rea (@ged0407).