West Ham vs Brighton: Match preview and tips

new typeFootballPosted on December 25,2020


West Ham and Brighton meet in the English Premier League on 27.12.2020. The offical start is at 15:15. The stadium for the match on Sunday is Boleyn Ground. This means that the 10th will play against the 17th in the table of the English Premier League.

Current statistics of West Ham United FC

West Ham United FC recently lost a game 3:0 against Chelsea. In the 22 games of the recent six months, the home team has won 9 games. The team has had five wins, three draws and three defeats at their home stadium. In the current season 20/21, West Ham has so far managed to win 3 out of 7 home games (42.86%). Two games ended in a tie and two games were lost at home. In total, West Ham has won 6 out of 14 season games. While it was enough to draw three games, five games ended without points.

In the second half, coach David Moyes’ team is able to score most of their goals. According to current numbers, West Ham will score 1,43 goals in each home game and will concede 1,14 goals, which is 2,57 goals in total per game at home. A look at last season’s goal record shows West Ham United FC at home with an average of 1,58 goals. The average number of goals conceded in front of their own fans is 1,74. Home games usually ended 1:1, 3:1 or 0:2 in the previous season. The most frequent final score in their own stadium last season was 1:1, 1:3 or 2:1.

Current statistics of Brighton & Hove Albion FC

In their last game, Brighton played 1:1 against Sheffield. The team has been winning 2 out of 7 matches in away stadiums (28.57%) so far in this season. In the past 6 months, Brighton has won four games, ten games ended in a draw and ten games were lost. In games in away stadium four wins were achieved. Three games were lost while four games ended without a winning team.

There have been 1,29 away goals scored by Graham Potter’s team on average this season. Most of these coming after the break. When Brighton plays in front of foreign fans, there is an overall average of 2,86 scored goals per match. Previous season’s statistics show Brighton scoring 1,00 goals per away match, while they conceded 1,42 goals. As the away team last season, the side’s game most often ended 1:1, 0:0 or 1:2. Brighton’s most commonly played away 0:0, 0:3 or 2:1 in the running season.


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