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The referee ends the match.
Clearance by Matt Fryatt.
Kazenga LuaLua leaves the field to be replaced by Sanchez David Rodriguez.
Shot by Robert Koren. Blocked by Lewis Dunk.
The ball is swung over by Jake Forster-Caskey.
Corner taken by Inigo Calderon from the right by-line.
Chance falls to Keith Andrews who heads at goal. Blocked by Curtis Davies.
Kazenga LuaLua takes the free kick.
David Meyler concedes a free kick for a foul on Jake Forster-Caskey.
Clearance by Adam Chicksen.
Yannick Sagbo slots the ball right footed into the goal. Brighton 1-1 Hull.Assist on the goal came from Sone Aluko.
Lewis Dunk makes a clearance.
Unfair challenge on Kazenga LuaLua by Ahmed Elmohamady results in a free kick.
Tom Huddlestone manages to make a clearance.
David Meyler on for Jake Livermore.
Clearance made by Adam Chicksen.
The ball is delivered by Kazenga LuaLua.
Clearance made by Inigo Calderon.
Jose Ulloa goes off and Jonathan Obika comes on.
Tom Huddlestone restarts play with the free kick. Shot by Sone Aluko. Tom Huddlestone takes a fantastic shot. Jose Ulloa gets a block in.
Jake Forster-Caskey gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Sone Aluko.
Jake Forster-Caskey makes a clearance.
Tom Huddlestone restarts play with the free kick.
Keith Andrews concedes a free kick for a foul on Matt Fryatt.
Clearance made by Lewis Dunk.
Shot by Inigo Calderon went over the crossbar.
Keith Andrews restarts play with the free kick.
Yannick Sagbo challenges Rohan Ince unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Free kick taken by Inigo Calderon.
Foul by Sone Aluko on Inigo Calderon, free kick awarded.
Solly March takes a shot and cleared the crossbar.
George Boyd on for Abdoulaye Faye.
Matt Fryatt is brought on as a substitute for Stephen Quinn.
Peter Brezovan takes the free kick.
Unfair challenge on Jake Forster-Caskey by Curtis Davies results in a free kick.
Jake Livermore takes a shot. Inigo Calderon gets a block in.
Booking for Adam Chicksen for unsporting behaviour.
Unfair challenge on Ahmed Elmohamady by Adam Chicksen results in a free kick.
Clearance by Jose Ulloa.
Corner from the right by-line taken by Sone Aluko.
Centre by Ahmed Elmohamady.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Robert Koren on Solly March.
The ball is delivered by Maynor Figueroa.
Clearance by Curtis Davies.
Corner taken by Tom Huddlestone.
A cross is delivered by Ahmed Elmohamady.
Tom Huddlestone takes the free kick.
Keith Andrews gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Robert Koren.
Centre by Solly March.
The second half has started.
Clearance by Rohan Ince.
(Brighton) makes a substitution, with Solly March coming on for Will Buckley.
The referee calls an end to the first half.
Matthew Upson manages to make a clearance.
The ball is crossed by Kazenga LuaLua.
Stephen Quinn takes the free kick.
Foul by Inigo Calderon on Stephen Quinn, free kick awarded.
Clearance by Lewis Dunk.
Sone Aluko takes a shot and missed to the right of the net.
Lewis Dunk restarts play with the free kick.
Foul by Stephen Quinn on Keith Andrews, free kick awarded.
Sone Aluko concedes a free kick for a foul on Kazenga LuaLua.
Header at goal by Ahmed Elmohamady goes right of the post.
Header by Curtis Davies strikes the bar.
Clearance by Inigo Calderon.
Jose Ulloa scores with their right foot. Brighton 1-0 Hull.Assist by Will Buckley.
Jake Forster-Caskey has an effort at goal. Abdoulaye Faye gets a block in.
Clearance made by Matthew Upson.
Matthew Upson makes a clearance.
Maynor Figueroa crosses the ball.
Abdoulaye Faye manages to make a clearance.
The ball is swung over by Inigo Calderon.
Jake Forster-Caskey has an effort at goal and missed to the right of the goal.
Kazenga LuaLua takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Blocked by Curtis Davies.
Keith Andrews has an effort at goal. Blocked by Abdoulaye Faye.
Clearance made by Maynor Figueroa.
Shot by Will Buckley went wide of the right-hand post.
Jake Forster-Caskey takes the chance to get an effort at goal and missed to the left of the net.
Free kick crossed by Will Buckley.
Unfair challenge on Jose Ulloa by Maynor Figueroa results in a free kick.
Free kick taken by Keith Andrews.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Will Buckley by Maynor Figueroa.
Kazenga LuaLua produces a cross.
The ref blows the whistle to begin the match.
We can fight on two fronts - Bruce
Defender Alex Bruce insists Hull do not have to choose between an FA Cup run and Barclays Premier League survival.
The Tigers have spent the majority of the season in and around the halfway point in the league and despite lying 13th, they remain just three points clear of the relegation zone.
Manager Steve Bruce has consistently said survival is the primary goal of the season, but victories over Middlesbrough and Southend have taken his side within sight of the an FA Cup quarter-final.
To achieve that, they need to see off ambitious second-tier opposition in the form of Brighton on Monday night.
Bruce junior accepts the importance of retaining top-flight status but believes the club can successfully fight on two fronts.
"Obviously whenever you play you want to progress to the next stage, especially when you're in sight of a quarter-final," he said.
"The league is the most important thing but to have a chance of going to Wembley would be massive, the kind of thing you work hard for all your life.
"If we can stay up and do well in the cup that is the perfect situation. Teams take confidence out of winning football matches, regardless of if they are in the league or the cup.
"A win on Monday brings something you can take into the next league game, because it's about playing well and developing that winning habit."
Bruce also has a personal reason to defeat Brighton, with his own FA Cup CV in need of some improvement.
Father Steve was a three-time winner with Manchester United, but Alex has yet to come close in his own experiences with Birmingham, Oldham, Ipswich and Leeds.
"I've got a crap record in the FA Cup - fourth round, fifth round, never as far as a quarter-final," he said.
"This run with Hull is as good as it's been.
"If we can carry on there could be a fantastic occasion for everyone concerned."
The Tigers have made major changes for every cup match this season, in a bid to rest regulars and satisfy those short of game time.
That policy is expected to be eased somewhat against the Seagulls, with captain Curtis Davies expected to make his first appearance in the competition this season and the likes of Maynor Figueroa, Jake Livermore, Allan McGregor and Ahmed Elmohamady also due to start.
Definitely absent are January signings Nikica Jelavic and Shane Long, cup-tied with Everton and West Brom respectively.
In their stead Yannick Sagbo and Matty Fryatt will hope for a chance, while Sone Aluko should continue his comeback from four months of Achilles trouble at some stage in the game.
Will Buckley is set to make his first start of 2014 for Brighton.
Buckley had been kept out with a hamstring injury since December 29 before he returned to action as a second-half substitute against Leeds in midweek to hand Albion a timely boost.
Jake Forster-Caskey was an unused substitute after overcoming a similar problem and he is also in contention to make the starting line-up.
Keith Andrews (hamstring), Andrew Crofts (knee), Will Hoskins (knee) and Craig Mackail-Smith (Achilles) are all expected to watch from the sidelines as Brighton chase a fifth successive home win and a place in the last eight.
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