Brighton and Hove Albion vs Leeds United Match Prediction: November 27, 2021
November 27, 2021 5:30 pm
Match Predictions and Betting Odds
Both these teams usually feature in the mid-table of the English Premier League and in the 24 matches that both these teams have squared off, Brighton has won 12 matches while Leeds has won 6 matches and 6 matches have ended in a draw. Their head-to-head stats indicate that this matchup tends to be a high-scoring affair with 2.58 goals being scored on average between the teams.
Brighton and Hove Albion vs Leeds United Match Prediction: Team News, Probable XI
In the ongoing 2021/22 English Premier League season, Brighton has averaged a total of 1.24 goals per match. Their record at home is better than their away record as their defensive record is better in their home fixtures. In the 6 matches that the team has played at home, an average of 1.5 goals have been scored whereas in their away fixtures, an average of over 2.5 goals are scored.
Like Brighton, Leeds has had an average goal-scoring record in the ongoing 2021/22 English Premier League season. They average a total of 1.14 games per match this season. If Leeds has any chance of salvaging some points in this matchup, they will have to improve their accuracy in front of the goal.
Brighton and Hove Albion (Probable XI): Robert Sanchez (GK), Daniel Burn, Lewis Dunk, Ben White, Joel Veltman, Leandro Trossard, Yves Bissouma, Adam Lallana, Pascal Gross, Danny Welbeck, and Neal Maupay.
Leeds (Probable XI): Illan Meslier (GK), Jamie Shackleton, Diego Llorente, Liam Cooper, Raphinha, Kalvin Phillips, Mateusz Klich, Jack Harrison, Daniel James, Rodrigo
Key Players and Matchups
Leandro Trossard will be an important player for Brighton if they are to walk away with the three points post this matchup. In the 2021/22 English Premier League season so far, Trossard has featured in a total of 11 matches for Brighton, and in the 12 shots on target that he’s taken, he’s scored a total of 3 goals and has 1 assist. In addition to his goal-scoring abilities, Trossard will be an important player if Brighton are to move the ball around effectively. His pass completion rate of 81% will be critical in this aspect.
The head-to-head stats indicate that Brighton has a higher probability of winning this encounter, however, in football, no result is guaranteed until the final whistle blows.