Brighton vs Southampton – Prediction, and Match Preview
Brighton vs Southampton – Brighton will be hoping for a better outcome after their most recent Premier League loss, a 4-1 defeat to Newcastle United.
In that contest, Brighton & Hove Albion had 66% of the possession and 2 of their 8 shots on goal were successful. Deniz Undav scored the goal for Brighton & Hove Albion (Own goal, 22′).
Newcastle United, their adversaries, had 22 shots on goal with 9 of them being on target. For Newcastle United, goals were scored by Dan Burn (45′), Callum Wilson (89′), and Bruno Guimares (91′).
In 5 of the last 6 games involving Brighton & Hove Albion, three goals or more were scored per game. In these matches, their opponents scored 12, while Brighton & Hove Albion amassed a total of 13.
Southampton will be hoping for a better outcome here after suffering loss to Fulham in their previous Premier League outing. In that game, Southampton had 35% of the possession and 1 goal-bound shot out of 5 attempts.
On the other hand, Fulham had 9 shots, 4 of which were on goal. For Fulham, goals were scored by Carlos Vinicius (48′) and Aleksandar Mitrovi (72′).
We’ve had goals 22 times in the last six games Southampton have played, giving us an average of 3.67 goals per match, demonstrating their involvement in high-scoring contests. 15 of those goals have been scored by opposing teams. However, we will simply have to wait and see whether or not that pattern will hold true in this game.
Brighton vs Southampton – Betting Analysis
Reviewing their previous head-to-head matches going back to July 16, 2020, we can see that Brighton has won two of them and Southampton has won one, with three games ending in draws.
Throughout five games, the two clubs combined for 18 goals, with The Seagulls scoring 10 of them and The Saints scoring 8. Three goals are scored on average every game.
The two teams’ most recent league encounter took place on Premier League Match Day 17 on December 26, 2022, with Southampton defeating Brighton & Hove Albion 1-3.
Southampton had 34% of the possession that time and 4 of its 14 shots on goal were on goal. James Ward-Prowse (73′) and Romain Perraud (35′ Own Goal) scored the goals.
A total of 4 of Brighton & Hove Albion’s 7 shots on goal at the other end were on target. Solly March (56′) and Adam Lallana (14″) both scored. Robert Jones served as the referee for the game.
We predict Brighton & Hove Albion to control possession and generate a number of good opportunities. Southampton, on the other hand, won’t have an easy time breaking through, but we do believe that it’s highly likely that they will score here as well.
What are the top odds for this match?
Regarding the current betting odds on the WDW market, staking on Brighton & Hove Albion is available for 1.25, betting on a drawn result is 7.3 and betting on the winning team to be Southampton will get you 13. They are the top market prices on offer as of now.
Brighton vs Southampton – Head -to- Head
Our Prediction: Home Win