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Premier League: Brighton vs Arsenal – Betting preview

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Ace Football previews the Premier League round 32 match between Brighton and Arsenal and offers team stats, betting tips and the latest odds.

Brighton welcome Arsenal on Saturday in the Premier League, with the host motivated by the possibility of closing the gap in the table on the visitors. On the other hand, the latter could distance themselves even further with a win in this exciting round 32 match.

Arsenal enjoy the view from the top of the table with 68 points after 30 league matches this season. Meanwhile, Brighton find themselves positioned as number 9 in the Premier League with 43 points following 30 rounds.


Form: Brighton vs Arsenal

Brighton Form

Brighton added four points to the standings in their previous three matches, where they first beat Roma 1-0. They were then defeated 2-1 against Liverpool, before drawing 0-0 against Brentford. Brighton won three of their previous six matches at The American Express Community Stadium in the Premier League. They drew three as well, but suffered no defeats, scoring 11 goals to five against.

Arsenal Form

In their last three matches, Arsenal beat FC Porto 1-0, drew 0-0 with Manchester City and beat Luton by 2-0. Arsenal claimed 13 points in their last six Premier League matches, winning four, drawing once as well as losing once. They conceded three and scored 20 goals themselves.

Betting stats for Brighton and Arsenal

Here are some facts that might be useful for placing bets on the upcoming game between Brighton and Arsenal. The facts are based on the statistics from the last couple of matches that these teams played across all tournaments.

  • Brighton have scored in 35 of the last 37 home matches
  • In 15 of the last 17 home matches Brighton played in the Premier League, both teams scored
  • Brighton have not lost the last 14 home matches in a row
  • Brighton have not lost the last 12 home matches in a row in the Premier League
  • Brighton have scored in 26 of the last 28 home matches in the Premier League
  • Arsenal have won 8 of the last 9 matches in the Premier League and the sum of goals was over 2.5
  • Arsenal have won 8 of the last 9 matches in the Premier League while scoring more than 1.5 goals
  • Arsenal have won 9 of the last 11 matches and the sum of goals was over 2.5
  • Arsenal have won 9 of the last 11 matches while scoring more than 1.5 goals
  • In 9 of the last 10 Arsenal matches in the Premier League, the sum of goals was over 2.5

In-form players: Brighton vs Arsenal

Looking at the market for a goalscorer, it seems a good idea to side with Danny Welbeck, who is performing well for The Seagulls. He found the back of the net twice in his most recent Premier League outings. He’ll be out to add more goals against Arsenal.The visitors will be looking to Kai Havertz to find the net once again, after managing four Premier League goals for Arsenal in recent matches.

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Full-time result

Brighton won six of their last 10 matches on home soil, while drawing four in a run that saw them avoid defeat in front of their home supporters. Arsenal won four of their last 10 away games across all tournaments, whilst also drawing three and losing three. Brighton are on an amazing streak of now 12 games at home in a row without defeat. Arsenal are on a great streak of 10 matches without losing. Arsenal didn’t lose any of their 5 most recent away games. Arsenal have not lost to Brighton in 3 consecutive home meetings.

Both teams to score

Brighton scored first in six of their last ten home games. Astonishingly, Arsenal scored the opening goal of the match in seven of their last ten games. Arsenal were able to win five of these matches without conceding a goal. Perhaps a number worth keeping in mind for an accumulator, depending on your betting strategy.

Total goals

Brighton saw over 2.5 goals in five of their last ten matches across all tournaments, as they scored an average of one goal during this run. Over 2.5 goals happened in six of the last ten games for Arsenal, who scored 2.9 times on average in these matches.

Betting prediction: Brighton vs Arsenal

To sum up, the upcoming match between Brighton and Arsenal seems to be a good betting opportunity. Considering the above statements, we have come up with a betting prediction for this Premier League game.

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