BRIGHTON VS ARSENAL PREDICTION 31/12/2022 (128 อ่าน)
31 ธ.ค. 2565 09:41
Competition: Premier League
KO: 17:30 UK / 18:30 CET
Venue: The American Express Community Stadium (Falmer, East Sussex)
Boosted by a come-from-behind Premier League victory against West Ham, Arsenal can maintain their grip at the top of the division when they take on Brighton at the AMEX Stadium.
Maintaining their five-point advantage with a superb second-half soccer tips tomorrow display to emerge with all three points against the Hammers, Mikel Arteta´s side continues to demonstrate real confidence in their bid for a first Premier League title since 2004.
Returning to action in fine style, Arsenal now arrives on the south coast having taken 25 points from a possible 27 with 22 goals scored in those 9 matches.
However, they will expect a tough assignment at the AMEX, with hosts Brighton also scoring an impressive 3:1 derby win on the road at rivals Southampton.
Now sitting seventh in the division, having taken 24 points from 15 matches, the Seagulls have responded well following the mid-season departure of former boss Graham Potter. Now under the tenure of Roberto de Zerbi, Brighton have won three of their last five league outings with goals flying in at both ends.
Indeed, each of their last five league matches have seen BTTS and over 2.5 goals scored, with an average of over four goals scored by soccer tipster in those games. Scoring 12 goals in those five matches, De Zerbi seems to have brought an added level of quality in front of goal, albeit at the expense of clean sheets.
At the AMEX, Brighton have lost just two of their last 11 PL matches, with Man Utd, Leicester and Chelsea all conceding 4 or more goals in surprisingly heavy losses.
With that being said, Arsenal are in superb form, and while they have kept clean sheets in four of their last five away PL matches, Brighton won both of the last two meetings between these sides and seems likely to make this an entertaining affair considering their recent high-scoring form. In addition, Arsenal have won just one of their last five away matches against the Seagulls, suggesting a tough day at the office should be expected for Arteta´s title chasers.
Brighton Team News
Head Coach De Zerbi is unlikely to make too many alterations to his starting XI following the excellent win at rivals Southampton.
In the continued expected absence of World Cup winner Alexis Mac Allister, Experienced midfielder Adam Lallana should keep his place in the side, having scored his second goal in four Series Soccer Tips matches against former club Southampton.
Brighton & Hove Albion lineup
Arsenal Team News
Gabriel Jesus remains a long-term absentee for the Gunners, who could name an unchanged starting lineup following the fine 3:1 win against West Ham. Alexander Zinchenko could replace Kieran Tierney at left-back, having missed the Boxing day victory against the Hammers.
Key Facts Brighton vs Arsenal
Brighton have seen BTTS and over 2.5 goals scored in each of their last 5 PL matches
Arsenal have won just 1 of their last 5 away matches against Brighton
Brighton have lost just 2 of their last 11 home PL matches
Brighton have scored 12 goals in their last 5 PL matches
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