Brighton & Hove Albion vs Burnley Predictions, Betting Tips and Match Preview

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Brighton & Hove Albion vs Burnley Match Prediction

By Dean Carr

Brighton welcome Burnley to the Amex Stadium on 16/12/17 with the away side continuing to exceed expectations in the Premier League. Brighton lost 2-0 at Spurs on Wednesday, while Burnley defeated Stoke 1-0 at Turf Moor last time out. Read on for a full match preview complete with betting tips and predictions.

Betting Tips and Predictions

One of the most impressive aspects of Burnley’s improvement this season has been their turnaround in form away from home. Brighton have been strong at home, but I can see the confident Clarets taking something back to Lancashire with them.

Burnley draw no bet - 11/10
Under 2.5 match goals - 1/2

Brighton & Hove Albion saw over 1.5 goals in 8 out of their last 10 games played

AVG Goals

1.1

BTTS

Over 2.5

Over 3.5

Over 1.5 1H Goals

Over 1.5 2H Goals

Brighton & Hove Albion Form Guide

Brighton & Hove Albion Team Logo

Brighton & Hove Albion

Won

2

Draw

4

Lost

4
D A

28-04-2018

Premier League

Burnley Team Logo Burnley

FT 0 - 0

(HT 0 - 0)

W H

04-05-2018

Premier League

Manchester United Team Logo Manchester United

FT 1 - 0

(HT 0 - 0)

L A

09-05-2018

Premier League

Manchester City Team Logo Manchester City

FT 3 - 1

(HT 2 - 1)

L A

13-05-2018

Premier League

Liverpool Team Logo Liverpool

FT 4 - 0

(HT 2 - 0)

D A

14-07-2018

Club Friendlies

St. Gallen Team Logo St. Gallen

FT 1 - 1

(HT 1 - 0)

L A

21-07-2018

Club Friendlies

AFC Wimbledon Team Logo AFC Wimbledon

FT 2 - 1

(HT 2 - 0)

D A

24-07-2018

Club Friendlies

Charlton Athletic Team Logo Charlton Athletic

FT 1 - 1

(HT 0 - 0)

D A

28-07-2018

Club Friendlies

Birmingham City Team Logo Birmingham City

FT 1 - 1

(HT 1 - 0)

W H

03-08-2018

Club Friendlies

Nantes Team Logo Nantes

FT 2 - 1

(HT 1 - 0)

L A

11-08-2018

Premier League

Watford Team Logo Watford

FT 2 - 0

(HT 1 - 0)

Burnley Form Guide

Burnley Team Logo

Burnley

Won

5

Draw

4

Lost

1
W A

13-07-2018

Club Friendlies

Cork City Team Logo Cork City

FT 0 - 1

(HT 0 - 0)

W A

20-07-2018

Club Friendlies

Macclesfield Town Team Logo Macclesfield Town

FT 0 - 2

(HT 0 - 1)

W A

20-07-2018

Club Friendlies

Curzon Team Logo Curzon

FT 2 - 5

(HT 1 - 1)

W A

23-07-2018

Club Friendlies

Preston North End Team Logo Preston North End

FT 2 - 3

(HT 1 - 1)

D A

26-07-2018

Europa League Qualification

Aberdeen Team Logo Aberdeen

FT 1 - 1

(HT 1 - 0)

D H

29-07-2018

Club Friendlies

Montpellier Team Logo Montpellier

FT 0 - 0

(HT 0 - 0)

W H

02-08-2018

Europa League Qualification

Aberdeen Team Logo Aberdeen

FT 3 - 1

(HT 1 - 1)

L H

05-08-2018

Club Friendlies

Espanyol Team Logo Espanyol

FT 0 - 2

(HT 0 - 0)

D A

09-08-2018

Europa League Qualification

Istanbul Basaksehir Team Logo Istanbul Basaksehir

FT 0 - 0

(HT 0 - 0)

D A

12-08-2018

Premier League

Southampton Team Logo Southampton

FT 0 - 0

(HT 0 - 0)

Brighton & Hove Albion Preview

Fortune wasn’t in favour of Brighton in midweek, as the Seagulls were condemned to yet another defeat, this time losing 2-0 away to Tottenham Hotspur. The nature of football tends to ensure when your luck’s not in, things don’t go your way and Brighton may have begun to believe it wouldn’t be their night when Serge Aurier scored with an intended cross, looping in at Matt Ryan’s far post. Brighton struggled themselves to create chances and the game was put to bet three minutes from time as Heung-Min Son doubled Spurs’ lead to leave the Seagulls in 13th. Scoring just one goal in their last five games, it’s easy to see why Brighton are in their current predicament, with goals drying up significantly over recent weeks. Wins at home have also been hard to come by, with the team currently five without a win after four draws and a defeat, although they have lost just twice at home all season. Now just four points above the bottom three, Brighton are amongst a host of clubs in the bottom half teetering precariously over the drop zone at this moment in time and are the fifth-lowest scorers in the division. They have spent much of their current run playing with just one up front and a change of system could be what this side needs to turn around this barron spell of form.

Brighton & Hove Albion Team News

Steve Sidwell (back) is missing for the home side.

Burnley Preview

A jubilant Sean Dyche declared himself "the proudest man in Proudsville" on Tuesday night as his Burnley side continued their excellent form with a 1-0 win over Stoke City - also temporarily moving them into the top four. Despite averaging less than a goal a game this season, Burnley have rose to become the surprise package in the Premier League, finding themselves amongst the big boys as the season approaches the halfway mark. They were well below their best against Stoke but it wasn’t to matter, as the three points came their way in the 89th minute via substitute Ashley Barnes, much to the grievance of Stoke boss Mark Hughes who felt his side deserved far better. Instead, Burnley romped to their third win in four games, with this also their second 1-0 home win in the space of four days after also defeating Watford last Saturday. Burnley have four defeats in the Premier League this season - the same total as Chelsea and Tottenham, one fewer than Arsenal - and their regimented defence always leaves them with a chance in games. Three of those four defeats have come by a 1-0 scoreline, with Manchester City being the only side to convincingly beat Burnley so far this season with a 3-0 win at the Etihad.

Burnley Team News

Ben Mee (knee) could return, but Matt Lowton, Dean Marney and Jonathan Walters remain doubtful. Tom Heaton (dislocated shoulder) and Robbie Brady (knee) are still missing.

Brighton & Hove Albion Last 10 Games Stats

Win Draw Loss

AVG Goals

0.8

BTTS

Over 0.5

Over 1.5

Over 2.5

Over 3.5

BTTS+Win

BTTS+Draw

BTTS+Lose

Cleansheets

H/T Win

Won to Nil

Burnley Last 10 Games Stats

Win Draw Loss

AVG Goals

1.3

BTTS

Over 0.5

Over 1.5

Over 2.5

Over 3.5

BTTS+Win

BTTS+Draw

BTTS+Lose

Cleansheets

H/T Win

Won to Nil

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