Ace Football previews the Premier League round 22 match between Brentford and Southampton and offers team stats, betting tips and the latest odds.
We are zooming in on Brentford and Southampton, as the duo face each other at Gtech Community Stadium on Saturday in what surely will be an exciting Premier League clash.
The two teams enter the match at Gtech Community Stadium with 15 points separating them in the Premier League standings.
Team form: Brentford vs Southampton
Brentford collected four points from their previous three matches, as they were defeated 0-1 against West Ham. They retaliated in a 2-0 win against Bournemouth, before drawing 0-0 with Leeds. The Bees claimed a middle-of-the-road three wins in their previous six matches on home soil in the Premier League. They also drew three and lost zero, as they scored ten and conceded four goals.
In their previous three encounters, Southampton lost 0-1 against Newcastle, won 2-1 against Blackpool and lost 2-1 against Newcastle. The Saints claimed two wins against zero draws and four defeats in their last six away matches in the Premier League. The scoreline from these matches reads 11 goals conceded and five scored.
Betting stats and facts for Brentford and Southampton
Here are some facts that might be useful for placing bets on the upcoming game between Brentford and Southampton. The facts are based on the statistics from the last couple of matches that these teams played across all tournaments.
- Brentford have scored in 11 of the last 13 matches
- In 5 of the last 7 home matches Brentford played, both teams scored
- In the last 3 Brentford matches the sum of goals was under 2.5
- Brentford have not lost 6 of the last 7 matches
- Brentford have not lost 7 of the last 9 home matches
- Southampton have conceded in 19 of the last 21 matches
- In the last 4 away matches in a row Southampton played, both teams scored
- In 9 of the last 11 Southampton away matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- In the last 6 Southampton matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- In the last 4 Southampton away matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
Players in form: Brentford vs Southampton
James Ward-Prowse scored four goals in six Premier League games for Southampton. This took his total for the season up to five goals scored in Premier League. Ivan Toney is the man to point out for the home side, scoring five times in six Premier League outings.
Betting markets: Brentford vs Southampton
Gtech Community Stadium witnessed Brentford winning three times in their last 10 matches here, whilst drawing four and losing three as well. Southampton claimed three wins, zero draws, and seven defeats in their last 10 games away. Brentford are on a fine streak of 8 matches without defeat, unbeaten in the last 6 at Gtech Community Stadium. Southampton conceded a goal in their last 9 matches.
Both teams to score
Brentford scored first in six of their last ten home games. Interestingly, Southampton scored the opening goal of the match in just two of their last ten games. Brentford managed two wins without conceding a goal in their previous 10 matches across all tournaments.
Brentford saw over 2.5 goals in six of their last ten matches across all tournaments, as they scored an average of 1.5 goals during this run. Over 2.5 goals happened in six of the last ten games for Southampton, who scored 1.1 times on average in those matches. Southampton conceded a goal in their last 9 matches.
Recommended tip: Brentford vs Southampton
To sum up, the upcoming match between Brentford and Southampton seems to be a good betting opportunity. Considering the above statements, we have come up with a betting prediction for this Premier League game.