However, the club legend has plenty of dilemmas to contend with regarding his starting lineup, as a result of injuries to his defence and players concluding their comebacks after time spent in the treatment room.
Here, Sports Mole predicts how the West Londoners may line up for the showdown with the Seagulls.
Despite completing 90 minutes in midweek after ankle and Achilles operations, neither Reece James nor Callum Hudson-Odoi is expected to be risked at the weekend.
The same mindset could also apply to Andres Christensen, with the defender having sustained a knee injury during last week's match with Liverpool.
Kurt Zouma should replace the Dane in the centre of the backline, while left-back Marcos Alonso will come in for Emerson Palmieri after the Italy international suffered a recurrence of a thigh problem.