Brighton vs Burnley Prediction, Betting Tips and Preview
In the last match of the day, Brighton will host Burnley at the American Express Community Stadium. Judging by their recent games, we are in for a session of exciting Premier League football.
Brighton are placed thirteenth at the table with twenty-seven points and a negative goal difference of -9. So far in the season, they have gotten seven wins, six draws, and twelve losses. In the previous round, they ended their three-game losing streak, when they drew with Watford in a goalless match. Each side had their chances, but they were unable to capitalize on those attempts. Both teams focused on defense first and in all honesty, the point split comes out as a fair outcome to this clash.
Burnley hold the number seventeen spot in the league standings with twenty-four points and a negative goal difference of -20. So far in the season, they have a record of six wins, six draws, and thirteen losses. It is worth noting that the previous three matches they played, ended as draws. The most recent one was against Southampton. The first half started out slow and we haven’t seen much action in it. In the second, things started to heat up and as a result, we have seen two goals in it. Redmond scored for Southampton and in the fourth minute of the stoppage time and Barnes got the equalizer from the penalty spot.
When it comes to the previous clashes between the two teams, Burnley have been somewhat better. Out of the five most recent games that they’ve played, Burnley have won one, and the remaining four ended as draws. In them, the teams averaged 1.4 goals per game. At home, against Burnley, Brighton have a record of two wins, two draws, and a single loss. That defeat came way back in 2011.
Brighton don't have many missing players for the match. José Izquierdo and Dale Stephens are not fully fit and they are doubtful for the match.
On the other side Burnley also don't have lots of missing players for this game. Aaron Lennon and Jonathan Walters are injured and they can't play on the match. Matthew Lowton and Steven Defour are not fully fit and they are doubtful for the match. All other players are ready to play.
Possible starting lineups
Brighton: Ryan; Bong, Duffy, Dunk, Montoya; Bissouma, Propper, Gros; Locadia, Murray, March
Burnley: Heaton; Bardsley, Tarkoski, Mee, Taylor; hendrick, Westwood, Cork, McNeil; Barnes, Wood
Brighton vs Burnley Prediction
We expect a tough football game and a true football fight for the points on the match Brighton vs Burnley. Both teams will play aggressive in the midfield and this will be a game with lots of reds. Brighton have failed to win 9 of their last 10 matches and they are eager to pick up all three points at home. They have played with under 2.5 goals scored in their last four home matches. On the other side Burnley have drawn their last 3 matches in the Premier League and will play very cautious. Their main objective for the match will be to keep a clean sheet.
Our prediction and betting tips for the match Brighton vs Burnley Prediction: Draw. We expect match without lots of scoring chances and without a winner, but expect to see goals. Our risky bet goes on correct score 1-1. Have a nice betting day and good luck in earning money with our football prediction and betting tips.