England stopper Pope racked up a second-straight clear sheet in Newcastle colors, thwarting each Adam Lallana and Solly March on the Amex Stadium.
March thought he had scored with a low shot by means of site visitors within the first half, just for Trippier to clear off the road on the final alternative.
Nick Pope conjured two wonderful saves and Kieran Trippier a goal-line clearance as Newcastle floor out a goalless Premier League draw at Brighton.
Pascal Gross then turned the ball the incorrect facet of the submit on the demise, after Kaoru Mitoma’s neat cutback.
Newcastle struggled for clear openings regardless of excessive endeavour in searing warmth, with each groups nonetheless unbeaten after two Premier League outings.
Brighton elevated their domination the longer the competition wore on, however Graham Potter’s males have been unable to strike once more after final weekend’s wonderful 2-1 win at Manchester United.
Newcastle had defeated Nottingham Forest 2-0 at dwelling over the season’s opening weekend, however the Magpies have been lacking any medical edge to their play on the south coast.
Allan Saint-Maximin was booked for a risible dive to begin the afternoon’s exchanges, earlier than Miguel Almiron curled the ball excessive and extensive.
The quiet Saint-Maximin and the scatty Almiron did not ship the type of urgency and incision boss Eddie Howe would so have craved on Newcastle’s travels.
March then noticed his goal-bound strike cleared off the road by Trippier, earlier than Lallana fired a neat shot on the spin straight down Pope’s throat.
The groups circled with honours even and no targets, and regardless of loads of huff and puff, that may keep for the remainder of the afternoon.
Lallana powered in a header from March’s cross to open the second half, however Pope was equal to the trouble, turning the ball across the submit.
Brighton previous boy Dan Burn headed over from a nook in a uncommon Newcastle probability after which rapidly delivered a wonderful block to disclaim Danny Welbeck on the different finish.
Enoch Mwepu’s neat low cross positively begged for a end, however once more Pope stood agency, this time palming away March’s sidefooted shot.
Joel Veltman noticed an effort blocked by Burn after which Gross tapped his close-range shot the incorrect facet of the submit.