Date: 6th August 2015 at 2:40pm
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Brighton will get another Championship season underway on Friday with Nottingham Forest the visitors to the Amex Stadium.

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Coming with Forest, and Dougie Freedman’s side, will also be the Sky Sports cameras as Albion’s opening fixture has also been selected – meaning this was changed from Saturday to Friday night at 7:45pm – for the opening live fixture of the 2015/16 campaign.

Following his release by QPR at the end of last season and after his return was confirmed this week Bobby Zamora could play a part for Albion 12-years after leaving the club for Spurs.

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It wouldn’t be too likely Zamora’s return would be as a starter though?

Sam Baldock (knee) should be involved after his injury picked up in March but with Andrew Crofts (also knee) still looking to make his return from his latest setback that’s sidelined him since October he wouldn’t be expected to feature just yet.

Jack Harper, Vahid Hambo, Gaetan Bong, Tomer Hemed and Liam Rosenior were also brought to the Amex Stadium this summer and they’ll all be looking for Albion debuts too.

Forest will be without Kelvin Wilson (suspension) as a four-match ban from last season when he was sent off is carried over. Injuries continue to keep out record signing Britt Assombalonga (knee) and Matty Fryatt (Achilles) to start the season, the former isn’t back until 2016.

Chris Cohen (knee) and Andy Reid (groin) are working back from fitness with Ben Osbourne (dislocated shoulder) probably back from a pre-season lay off to be in the squad along with summer signings Jamie Ward, Matt Mills and Daniel Pinillos.

Chris Hughton has more pressure on his this season, much more is expected of him but in fairness he also expects more himself too!

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What way do you think this one go to start the season?

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