Brighton vs Southampton: Match preview

new typeFootballPosted on 2020-12-07 14:37


In the English Premier League Brighton and Southampton will play against each other on 07.12.2020 at 21:00. As usual for Brighton home games, the match will be played on Monday in the The American Express Community Stadium. Thus, 6th placed team in the table is guesting at the actual 16th in the table.

Current statistics of Brighton & Hove Albion FC

In their last duel Brighton & Hove Albion FC played 1:1 against Liverpool. The home team has won 5 out of 19 matches in the recent six months. Brighton had one victory, five draws and four defeats in front of their home crowd. In the current season 20/21, Brighton has so far managed to win 0 out of 5 home games (0%). Four matches ended in a tie and one match was lost at home. In total, Brighton has won 2 out of 10 season games. While it was enough to draw five games, three games ended without points.

Coach Graham Potter’s team tends to score in the second 45 minutes of the game. Brighton currently scores an average of 1,00 goals per home match and receives 1,40 goals. This results in a total of 2,40 goals per game. A look at last season’s goal record shows Brighton & Hove Albion FC at home with an average of 1,05 goals. The average number of goals conceded per home match is 1,42. In front of their own fans, the team’s games mostly finished 1:1, 0:1 or 2:0 last season. In the current season, the most frequent result in home matches was 1:1, 0:0 or 2:2.

Current statistics of Southampton FC

In their last game, Southampton lost 2:3 against ManUnited. The team has been successful in 2 out of 5 away games (40%) so far in this season. Southampton has won ten matches and lost four matches in the last 6 months, with five matches ending in a tie. During that period Southampton won five away games while the team lost one game at away stadiums and four matches ended in a tie.

In the running season, coach Ralph Hasenhuttl’s team have scored an average of 1,80 goals per away game, mostly in the first half of the match. On average, 3,40 goals are scored when Southampton plays in foreign stadiums. Last season, Southampton averaged 1,58 goals for and 1,32 against in their away games. Last last season, away matches most often ended 2:0, 1:2 or 2:2. Southampton’s most frequently played away 1:1, 4:3 or 3:3 in the current season.


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