Date Time League Season
May 18, 2023 7:30 pm English Premier League 2022/2023


Newcastle vs Brighton – Prediction, and Match Preview

Newcastle vs Brighton – Newcastle United will participate in this game after a 2-2 draw against Leeds United in the Premier League. In that game, Newcastle United had 63% of the possession and 5 of its 18 shots on goal were successful.

Newcastle United’s Callum Wilson (31′, 69′) scored the goal. On the other end, Leeds United had 9 shots total, 4 of which were on goal. Rasmus Kristensen (79′) and Luke Ayling (7′) both scored goals for Leeds United.

Recently, games against Newcastle United have typically been exciting affairs with lots of scoring. With an average of 4.17 goals per game across their most recent six meetings, both clubs have scored a total of 25 goals, with 15 of those coming from Newcastle United.

Brighton enters this match on the heels of a 0-3 Premier League victory against Arsenal in their most recent game. In that game, Brighton & Hove Albion had 59% of the possession and 6 of their 12 shots on goal were on goal.

Julio César Enciso (51′), Deniz Undav (86′), and Pervis Estupián (96′) scored for Brighton & Hove Albion. Arsenal had 14 shots on goal against them, only two of which were on goal.

Goals have been scored 20 times in the last 6 games that Brighton & Hove Albion have sent out their soldiers, giving each match a mean average of 3.33 goals, demonstrating their penchant for exciting games.

The opposing clubs have been responsible for scoring eight of the goals. It will be interesting to see if that trend continues in the future game that we are talking about.

Newcastle vs Brighton – Betting Analysis

Looking back at their previous head-to-head matches from 20/07/2020, we can see that Newcastle United won one, Brighton won two, and there were three draws.

During those matches, they combined for 11 goals, scoring 3 for The Magpies and 8 for The Seagulls. That equals 1.83 goals per game on average.

For Newcastle United manager Eddie Howe, Sean Longstaff (Ligament Issues), Matty Longstaff (Knee Injury), Jamaal Lascelles (Calf Injury), and Matt Ritchie (Knee Injury) won’t be available.

Several of Brighton manager Roberto De Zerbi’s players are injured. The team roster will not include Jeremy Sarmiento (metatarsal fracture) and Tariq Lamptey (knee injury).

We believe it will be difficult for Brighton & Hove Albion to get past the defense of this Newcastle United team, who should score a goal and win.

What are the top odds for the game?

Looking at what the bookmakers’ view is of this game in the 90-minute result market, a win for Newcastle United can be had for 2.04, a bet on a draw is 4 and taking a punt on the win for Brighton & Hove Albion can be had at 3.62. These are the best prices available at the current time.

Newcastle vs Brighton – Head -to- Head

Newcastle vs Brighton


Our Prediction: Over 1.5 Goals

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