Ace Football previews the Premier League round 16 match between Brighton and Burnley and offers team news, stats and a free betting tip with the latest odds.
The Premier League clash at The American Express Community Stadium on Saturday sees Brighton hosting opponents Burnley.
Brighton rank eighth in the Premier League standings with 25 points to their name from 15 matches, while visitors Burnley rank 19th in the table with seven points.
Form: Brighton vs Burnley
Brighton added two wins to their account in their three most recent outings, as they beat AEK Athens by 0-1. Their next match left them empty-handed in a 3-2 defeat against Chelsea, followed up by a 2-1 win against Brentford. Brighton claimed three wins in their last six matches at home in the Premier League, while also drawing three but lost none. They scored 12 and conceded seven goals.
It is all or nothing with Burnley, who only triumphed once in their previous three outings. They were defeated 1-2 against West Ham, before beating Sheffield United 5-0. Unable to build on that, they lost 1-0 against Wolverhampton. Burnley claimed just one win from the last six away games in the Premier League. They also drew zero and were defeated five times, as they were outscored by 12 goals to four.
Betting stats and facts for Brighton and Burnley
Here are some facts that might be useful for placing bets on the upcoming game between Brighton and Burnley. The facts are based on the statistics from the last couple of matches that these teams played across all tournaments.
- Brighton have scored in 58 of the last 60 matches
- Brighton have scored in the last 21 home matches in a row
- In 13 of the last 14 home matches Brighton played, both teams scored
- Brighton have conceded in 13 of the last 14 home matches
- Brighton have not lost 9 of the last 11 matches
- Burnley have lost 8 of the last 9 matches while scoring less than 1.5 goals
- In 14 of the last 16 Burnley away matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- Burnley have lost the last 5 away matches in a row while scoring less than 1.5 goals
- Burnley have lost 8 of the last 9 matches
- In 8 of the last 10 Burnley matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
Interesting players: Brighton vs Burnley
Jay Rodriguez shows decent form right now for Burnley, as he scored two goals in his last three games in the Premier League. The visitors need more from him, though, when facing Brighton, who are strong favorites on Saturday. Siding with Joao Pedro also looks like a nice prospect as he scored three goals in his last three Premier League matches.
Popular betting markets: Brighton vs Burnley
Brighton did not lose any of their last six Premier League matches on home soil. In their last 10 matches at The American Express Community Stadium across all tournaments, Brighton won five times, drew three, and lost two times. Burnley claimed three wins, one draw, and six defeats in their last 10 games away.
Both teams to score
Both teams have scored in the last 19 Brighton games in the Premier League. Of the previous 10 outings, Brighton scored the opening goal five times, whereas their opponents, Burnley, were first on target in five of their last 10 games.
In the past ten matches, Brighton had over 2.5 goals in four of them, with an average of 1.6 goals scored by themselves. Burnley had over 2.5 goals in eight of their last 10 matches, with an average of 1.1 goals scored by themselves. Brighton have conceded a goal in their last 19 Premier League matches.
Betting suggestion: Brighton vs Burnley
The match between Brighton and Burnley should be an interesting one to watch and play some bets on, too. Therefore, we have come up with a free betting tip for this Premier League game.