Michael Dean blows his whistle and signals a foul after Bernardo (Brighton) brought his opponent down.
The substitution is prepared. Jordon Ibe (Bournemouth) joins the action as a substitute, replacing David Brooks.
This shall not pass! Lys Mousset (Bournemouth) lines up a shot from the edge of the box and goes for goal, but the effort is well blocked by a defender.
The fourth official shows 4 min. of added time.
Wonderful movement by Bournemouth. The players are holding possession, mostly exchanging one-touch passes. They control the pace of the game now.
It is time for a substitution. Lys Mousset (Bournemouth) is on for Joshua King.
Anthony Knockaert (Brighton) is unable to feed a through ball into the path of his teammates.
Jefferson Lerma (Bournemouth) receives a short pass and produces a low effort from mid-range towards the middle of the goal, but the goalkeeper is alert and makes a routine save.
Chris Hughton has decided to substitute Florin Andone and he is replaced by Glenn Murray (Brighton).
It's a goal! David Brooks (Bournemouth) bravely launches himself at a cross from Ryan Fraser and gives Mathew Ryan no chance with a close-range bullet header into the top right corner. 2:0.
Here's the change. Pascal Gross leaves the pitch and Gaetan Bong (Brighton) comes on as a substitute.
Second Yellow Card
Lewis Dunk (Brighton) receives a yellow card from Michael Dean and because it's his second he will have an early bath.
Chris Hughton has decided to make a change. Anthony Knockaert (Brighton) replaces Jurgen Locadia.
A corner kick by Bournemouth is thwarted by the well prepared Mathew Ryan (Brighton).
Yves Bissouma (Brighton) picks up an injury.
Substitution. Junior Stanislas is replaced by Ryan Fraser (Bournemouth).
Pascal Gross (Brighton) sends a lofted cross into the box which is headed clear.
Booking. Lewis Dunk (Brighton) receives a caution from the referee.
Solomon March (Brighton) takes the corner which is cleared by the opposition's defence.
Pascal Gross (Brighton) takes the corner kick but the ball only finds the head of an opponent. The ball is out of play and Brighton manage to earn a corner.
Brighton seem to be finding their feet as they enjoy some possession. Great movement by the offensive players allows the defenders to set up the attack.
A raking crossfield pass from Bernardo (Brighton) lacks accuracy and the opposition gain possession.
David Brooks (Bournemouth) floats the ball in from the corner but it's intercepted.
Junior Stanislas (Bournemouth) quickly takes the corner kick with a short pass.
Jefferson Lerma (Bournemouth) sends a cross into the box. However, the opponent's defence eliminates the danger by clearing the ball out. The referee points to the corner flag and Bournemouth will take a corner.
Bournemouth didn't take advantage of the corner and score as the opposition's defence was alert and averted the threat.
Pascal Gross (Brighton) sends a long ball in, but Asmir Begovic comfortably gathers the ball.
The second half gets underway.
Michael Dean has ended the first half by blowing the whistle.
Charlie Daniels (Bournemouth) latches on to a fine cross from the resulting corner kick and attempts to finish from the edge of the box. His shot, however, misses the target narrowly wide of the right post.
Junior Stanislas (Bournemouth) will take the corner.
Davy Propper (Brighton) clearly holds his opponent to prevent him from getting the ball and the referee immediately stops play.
2 additional min. will be played.
Brighton take the corner, but their hopes of scoring a goal end with nice clearance by the defence.
That was a brilliant piece of goalkeeping! Asmir Begovic dived superbly to block a header by Lewis Dunk (Brighton) from around the penalty spot. His effort was directed straight towards the right post, but Asmir Begovic pulled off a remarkable save! The ball is out of play. Brighton win a corner kick.
David Brooks (Bournemouth) gets a yellow card.
Joshua King (Bournemouth) races towards goal but the defender gets back well to make a challenge.
Solomon March (Brighton) sends a teasing cross into the area, but Asmir Begovic intercepts the ball.
A cross is clipped into the penalty area by Florin Andone (Brighton) but poses no threat.
Florin Andone (Brighton) blasts the ball from just outside the box, but his attempt is blocked by the defender.
Pascal Gross (Brighton) is penalised for holding. Michael Dean signals a set piece.
Florin Andone (Brighton) tries to create a chance, but puts too much weight on his pass.
Jefferson Lerma (Bournemouth) picks up a caution.
Junior Stanislas (Bournemouth) decides to speed play up with a short corner kick.
It will be a corner kick for Bournemouth. Nathan Ake (Bournemouth) crosses the ball into the box, but one of the defending players averts the threat.
Junior Stanislas (Bournemouth) collects a pass and finds himself in a good position to strike from the edge of the box, but his attempt is blocked.
Bernardo (Brighton) jumps into a tackle and Michael Dean blows his whistle for a foul.
Jurgen Locadia (Brighton) fails to find a teammate across the pitch with a long ball.
Michael Dean blows his whistle for a foul after Martin Montoya (Brighton) hacks down one of his opponents.
Charlie Daniels (Bournemouth) is caught offside!
Long passes, short passes and one-two passes. Bournemouth are showcasing great team work by keeping possession and producing pin-point passes from player to player. The opposition's players are finding it very difficult to intercept at the moment.
The defending players give David Brooks (Bournemouth) far too much free space and he knows how to take advantage of it. He produces a howitzer in the direction of the bottom right corner. Mathew Ryan was taken unawares by his effort and the score is 1:0.
The resulting set piece from Brighton is comfortably intercepted by one of the defending players.
Callum Wilson (Bournemouth) rises high to head a nice lofted cross low towards the middle of the goal. Unfortunately for him, his close-range effort lacks pace and Mathew Ryan makes a comfortable save.
Brighton slow the tempo of the game down by exchanging a combination of one or two touch passes. The opposition's players are finding it very difficult at the moment, very physically demanding to run without the ball.
Jefferson Lerma (Bournemouth) delivers a fine lofted cross into the penalty area, but it's cleared by an opposing player.
Florin Andone (Brighton) fires the ball in from a mid-range free kick, but it blazes over the bar.
This corner kick is taken with a short pass by Florin Andone (Brighton).
Asmir Begovic pulls off a great save to deny Yves Bissouma (Brighton), who makes himself some space inside the box and unleashes a quick low drive to the bottom left corner. Brighton earn a corner.
It looks like Bernardo (Brighton) saw red with that tackle. Michael Dean won't tolerate such behaviour on the pitch and blows for a foul.
Yves Bissouma (Brighton) rushes a shot from long range and subsequently sends it high over the bar.
Jurgen Locadia (Brighton) attempts to slip the ball through the defence, but is unable to find any of his teammates.
Charlie Daniels (Bournemouth) failed to convert a mid-range free kick and sends the ball narrowly over the bar.
Another situation results in a direct free kick for Bournemouth.
David Brooks (Bournemouth) slides a pass forward, but one of the defenders cuts it out.
The first half has started.
The players are out at last! Bournemouth will take the kick-off.
Michael Dean was nominated as the referee for this game.
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