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Premier League: Brighton vs Chelsea – Betting preview

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Ace Football previews the Premier League round 34 match between Brighton and Chelsea and offers team stats, betting tips and the latest odds.

Brighton welcome The Blues on Wednesday 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 34 match.


Team form: Brighton vs Chelsea

Brighton Form

Brighton collected four points from their previous three matches, as they were defeated 3-0 against Bournemouth. They retaliated in a 1-0 win against Aston Villa, before drawing 1-1 with Newcastle. Brighton won half of their previous six matches on home soil in the Premier League, while also drawing one. They suffered two defeats, while they scored seven and conceded nine goals.

Chelsea Form

In their last three matches, Chelsea first beat Tottenham 2-0, then West Ham by 5-0 and finally Nottingham Forest by 2-3. Chelsea only have one paltry win to show from the last six away games in the Premier League. In these six matches they drew four and lost one as well as being outscored by 14 goals to ten.

Betting stats for Brighton and Chelsea

Let’s have a look at some of the most interesting betting-relevant facts based on the stats from the last couple of matches that Brighton and Chelsea played across all tournaments.

  • Brighton have not lost 14 of the last 16 home matches
  • Brighton have conceded in 17 of the last 19 home matches in the Premier League
  • Brighton have not lost 12 of the last 14 home matches in the Premier League
  • In 10 of the last 12 Brighton matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • Brighton have lost 3 of the last 4 matches without scoring a goal
  • Chelsea have conceded in the last 17 away matches in a row
  • In 12 of the last 14 away matches Chelsea played in the Premier League, both teams scored
  • Chelsea have conceded in the last 14 away matches in a row in the Premier League
  • In 11 of the last 13 Chelsea matches in the Premier League, the sum of goals was over 3.5
  • Chelsea have scored in 22 of the last 24 matches in the Premier League

Players in form: Brighton vs Chelsea

It has been an excellent season for Cole Palmer who managed to score an impressive 21 goals in total during the current campaign. He also seems on a good run currently, hitting the target five times in his last six outings. Chelsea are looking to him against Brighton, hoping he keeps his momentum going.

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Full-time result

Brighton claimed six wins, drew two and lost two of their previous 10 home matches across all tournaments. Chelsea won three, drew four and lost three of their last 10 games away.

Both teams to score

Brighton scored first in six of their last ten home games. Chelsea got the opening goal in five out of their last ten away games. Of the previous 10 outings, Brighton scored the opening goal five times, whereas their opponents were first on target in seven of their last 10 games. Both Team have scored in 6 last consecutive meetings between Brighton and Chelsea when playing at The American Express Community Stadium.

Total goals

Over 2.5 goals happened in four of Brighton’s last ten matches across all tournaments. They pulled off an average of 0.6 goals during this run. Over 2.5 goals appeared in eight of the last ten matches that Chelsea played across all tournaments. They scored 2.6 times on average in the process.

Recommended tip: Brighton vs Chelsea

To summarize, the upcoming Premier League clash seems to be a good opportunity to place some bets. Taking into account the stats and facts for Brighton vs Chelsea mentioned in this article, we are offering a free betting tip below.

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