Brighton & Hove Albion vs. Southampton Match preview
Brighton & Hove Albion welcome Southampton at the American Express Community Stadium on Monday night in a Premier League game.
The Seagulls are coming into this match on the back of a 1-1 draw when they hosted Liverpool.
Southampton, on the other hand, lost 3-2 to Manchester United last Sunday at the St. Mary’s Stadium.
The Saints took the lead through Jan Bednarek and England international James Ward-Prowse in the first half, but a goal from Bruno Fernandes and a brace from veteran forward Edinson Cavani ensured a comeback win for Manchester United.
- Brighton & Hove Albion have won once, drawn four times, and lost four times in their last nine matches in all competitions.
- Seagulls have registered just a single clean-sheet in the last nine matches in all competitions.
- Southampton have registered four clean-sheets in the last ten matches in all competition.
- The Saints have featured in ten Premier League matches, won five times, drawn twice, and lost thrice.
- Brighton & Hove Albion have failed to register any home win in the last five games of all competitions.
- Southampton has won twice out of four away Premier League matches this season.
Brighton & Hove Albion vs. Southampton Head to Head
The last time Brighton & Hove Albion registered a win against Southampton was back in 2012 the match that ended 3-0, the match that was played at American Express Community Stadium.
In the previous encounter between the pair; the match ended 1-1 draw.
Brighton & Hove Albion Team News
Brighton & Hove Albion come to this match with few injury concerns. Seagulls will miss the services of former Southampton midfielder Adam Lallana and Romanian striker Florin Andone who are nursing injuries.
Davy Propper, Argentine midfielder Alexis Mac Allister and goalkeeper Christian Walton are all unlikely to feature.
Southampton Team News
Meanwhile, Southampton will miss the services of winger Nathan Redmond, who is in the treatment room nursing an injury.
Striker Danny Ings, midfielder Will Smallbone, and centre-back Mohammed Salisu are all doubts for this clash.
Brighton & Hove Albion vs. Southampton Prediction
Brighton & Hove Albion have talented players like Ben White, Tariq Lamptey, and Aaron Connolly in their squad but they have failed to yield the results they deserve.
Southampton, on the other hand, has been playing brilliant football under Ralph, despite missing star striker Danny Ings due to an injury, the likes of Che Adams and Theo Walcott have filled in admirably.
The Saints were very close to registering a result against Manchester United, with their current form, they could prove to be a stronger team than Seagulls on Monday
Goals –Under 2.5
These two teams have occasionally produced more than two goals in their previous encounters; the game ended 1-1 in the draw; therefore chances of scoring less than three goals are likely to be recorded.
We expect few goals to be produced in this match therefore under 2.5 markets ascertained by our pundits
Betway are backing the goals with 1.85 while 1XBet is placing odds at 1.94.
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