Brighton have lost only one of their last six home clashes with Sheffield Wednesday in league competition, winning three.
Sheffield Wednesday have gone three league games unbeaten against Brighton, winning twice and drawing the other.
Sheffield Wednesday have lost just one of their last six opening day matches (W3 D2), though this defeat came last season (vs QPR, 1-2).
In the last eight seasons, Brighton have won four and lost four of their opening matches in the league, but have lost the opener in both 2012-13 and 2013-14 against sides from Yorkshire.
No Championship side scored more goals in the final 15 minutes last season (excl. play-offs) than Brighton (20).
Brighton & Hove Albion conceded a league-low 13 goals from set-pieces last term.
Chris Maguire was directly involved in 13 league goals (nine goals, four assists) for Sheffield Wednesday in 2013/14, more than any other Owls' player.
Indeed, Maguire also created 62 chances for his teammates, 28 more than any other Wednesday player in the Championship in 2013-14.
Only Yeovil Town (21) hit the woodwork more often in the Championship in 2013/14 than Brighton (20).
Kazenga Lua Lua (5) provided more assists than any other Brighton player last season, with four of them coming as a substitute.