Southampton vs Brighton: Match preview, tips and odds
Predictions & betting tips for 16.07.2020
In the English Premier League Southampton and Brighton will meet on 16.07.2020 at 21:15. St. Mary's Stadium is the arena of the match taking place on Thursday. So the current 12th of the table contests the 15th of the table. Currently the betting providers see Southampton ahead. The best odds for a home win are at present offered by Unibet with 2.21. A tip of 10€ will result in a win of 22,10€ (which equals 12,10€ profit).
Unibet has with 3.65 so far the best odds for a bet on an away win of Brighton. The following probabilities can be derived from the betting provider's forecasts: Win Southampton 48%, win Brighton 29%, draw 30%. Southampton won two matches in the recent direct comparisons, Brighton won zero games and three matches ended in a tie.
Current statistics of Southampton FC
In the last match Southampton FC played 1:1 against Everton. In the 12 games of the last six months, the home team has won 5 games. In total, Southampton has thirteen victories, five draws und sixteen defeats after 34 season games. The team has had two victories, zero draws and four losses at their home stadium. In the current season, Southampton won 29.41% (5 out of 17) of the matches in their own stadium. 1 times it was enough to score one point, while 10 times the guests took all points.
Coach Ralph Hasenhuttl's team tends to score in the second half. Southampton's current record shows an average of 2,94 goals per game, of which 1,00 are their own goals and 1,94 are goals scored against them. Last season Southampton FC scored an average of 1,42 goals in their own stadium and had to accept 1,58 against.The most common results at their home stadium last season were 1:2, 1:1 or 1:3. The most common final score in their own stadium last season was 1:2, 1:0 or 0:1.
Current statistics of Brighton & Hove Albion FC
In their last game, Brighton lost 0:5 against ManCity. The team has been winning 3 out of 17 matches in foreign stadiums (17.65%) so far in this season. In the past 6 months, Brighton has won two matches, played six matches that ended in a draw, and lost six matches. In games in the foreign stadium one win was achieved. One game was lost while four games ended without a winning team.
Graham Potter's team scores 0,94 away goals per game this season, mainly in the second half time. When Brighton plays away, there is an overall average of 2,41 scored goals per match. Last season, Brighton played away with an average of 0,84 goals for and 1,68 against the team in their away games. In the current season, Brighton's away matches have usually ended in 1:2, 0:0 or 1:1.
As guests last season the team played most often 0:1, 1:2 or 0:2.
Betting tips on Southampton vs Brighton
The over/under average for both teams is 2,0. We therefore recommend a bet on Under 2.5 to the current best odds of 1.72 of Unibet. A review of both teams' goal scores suggests that both teams are scoring. We recommend BTTS Yes to the current best odds of 1.90 at betfair.
After this match AFC Bournemouth,and FC Sheffield United are waiting for Southampton. Next on the schedule of Brighton & Hove Albion FC are matches against Newcastle United, FC Burnley and .