Brighton & Hove Albion vs Liverpool Match Preview
Looking ahead to Saturday afternoon (UK time), Brighton & Hove Albion will be up against Liverpool at The American Express Community Stadium with a 12:30pm start time. This is a Premier League match.
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Head To Head
The FTG archives show that Brighton & Hove Albion played Liverpool in 2019 in a Premier League fixture. The winners on the day were Liverpool securing a final score of 2-1. And V. van Dijk walked away with two goals for Liverpool.
In the last decade of FTG data, the two sides have played a total of 7 times. Brighton & Hove Albion have won in none of these. Liverpool have won 7 matches. A stalemate has occurred 0 times.
In these matches, there has been an average of 3.57 goals in their meetings. Brighton & Hove Albion have scored an average of 0.57; Liverpool have scored an average of 3.0.
Focussing on the Home and Away performance numbers, whichever side has been at home has won 0% of these matches and the visitors have got the win 100% of the time.
Brighton & Hove Albion
The home team has 6 points in the Premier League, which puts them in 16th position.
Looking over the last year, they have played 29 matches. They have 5 wins; 11 draws; and 13 losses. This gives Brighton & Hove Albion a recent Win-Draw-Loss rate of: 17%-37%-44%.
Over this 12-month period, they average 1.17 goals per match. They have conceded an average of 1.41.
Let's look at their record at home over the same time-frame. They have a win rate of 13% (2 wins) from the most recent 15 home fixtures. 40% (6) of these matches have been a draw, with the remaining 46% (7) ending in a loss for the home side.
On average they have scored 1.0 times when at home in this last year; they have conceded 1.33.
Across all formats, they are averaging 1.6 goals per game in their most recent ten matches and in this time they have a win rate of 30%. Regarding the BTTS count, 5 of these games are matches where both teams have scored. The total number of matches with over 2.5 goals scored is 6 from their last ten.
Liverpool have 17 points in Premier League, which puts them in 3rd place.
There is a total of 44 matches played by this side in the last year. They have 31 wins; 8 draws; and 5 losses. Therefore, Liverpool have won 70%, drawn 18%, and lost 11% of their recent matches.
In this period, they have an average of 2.09 goals for, and 1.05 goals against.
Specifically on their recent away record, they have a win rate of 54% (12 wins) in their 22 away fixtures. 22% (5) of these away games have been a draw, with the remaining 22% (5) ending in a loss as the away side.
On average they have scored 1.91 goals when away from home in this period while they have conceded 1.41.
Their recent performance, both home and away, shows that they have a total of 20 goals in their last ten matches - 6 of these matches have been wins for them. Of those ten matches, 6 of them have seen both sides score. The total number of matches with over 2.5 goals scored is 6 from these ten.
They have scored at least once in each of their last 8 matches.