Aston Villa vs Brighton – Predictions and Free Bets

Published: May 27, 2023
Last Updated: May 27, 2023

The Premier League clash at Villa Park on Sunday sees Aston Villa hosting opponents Brighton.

Aston Villa vs Brighton Stats

  • In the last 14 Aston Villa matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • Aston Villa have won 5 of the last 6 home matches without conceding a goal
  • Aston Villa have scored in the last 12 home matches in a row
  • Aston Villa have scored in 21 of the last 23 matches
  • Aston Villa have won the last 6 home matches in a row
  • Brighton have scored in 33 of the last 34 matches
  • Brighton have scored in the last 18 away matches in a row
  • In 11 of the last 13 Brighton matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
  • In the last 5 Brighton away matches the sum of goals was over 2.5
  • In 6 of the last 8 Brighton matches the sum of goals was over 3.5

Aston Villa vs Brighton Squad lists

Aston Villa Squad

The 51-year-old Emery will select the starting eleven against Brighton from these players:

  • Alex Moreno, Ashley Young, Bertrand Traore, Boubacar Kamara, Calum Chambers, Diego Carlos, Douglas Luiz, Emiliano Buendia, Emiliano Martinez, Ezri Konsa, Jacob Ramsey, Jed Steer, Jhon Duran, John McGinn, Leander Dendoncker, Leon Bailey, Lucas Digne, Matty Cash, Oliwier Zych, Ollie Watkins, Philippe Coutinho, Robin Olsen, Tyrone Mings, Viljami Sinisalo.

Brighton Squad

Below is the full team squad of Brighton. The manager De Zerbi will pick his starting XI against Aston Villa from these players:

  • Jason Steele, Robert Sanchez, Thomas McGill, Adam Webster, Jan Paul van Hecke, Joel Veltman, Levi Colwill, Lewis Dunk, Odel Offiah, Pervis Estupinan, Tariq Lamptey, Adam Lallana, Alexis Mac Allister, Billy Gilmour, Facundo Buonanotte, Jakub Moder, Julio Enciso, Kaoru Mitoma, Moises Caicedo, Pascal Gross, Solly March, Yasin Ayari, Danny Welbeck, Deniz Undav, Evan Ferguson, Jeremy Sarmiento.

Aston Villa vs Brighton Lineups

Aston Villa vs Brighton Preview

In their last three matches, Aston Villa lost 1-0 against Wolverhampton, won 2-1 against Tottenham, before drawing 1-1 against Liverpool. Aston Villa swept all opposition aside in the six most recent Premier League matches at their home ground. They won all six, adding 18 points to their account, whilst scoring 12 and conceding one goals.

Brighton have been all over in their last three matches across all tournaments. Against Newcastle, they came out empty-handed in a 4-1 defeat, whereafter they avenged themselves in a 3-1 win against Southampton. Their latest match saw them sharing the spoils in a 1-1 draw against Manchester City. Brighton managed a decent return of three wins in their last six Premier League away matches, in which they scored ten while also conceding ten times. They also experienced zero draws and three defeats. Brighton are in the top three when it comes to scoring goals on their travels in the Premier League this season. They claimed 34 goals so far, whilst allowing 30 goals against.

Aston Villa vs Brighton H2H

Aston Villa lost just once in 7 recent matches against Brighton. Aston Villa had a good reading on Brighton in their last two meetings, which they won by 2-0 and 2-1, respectively. Aston Villa enter the match against Brighton with a 4-2-1 record in their previous seven encounters. A win rate of 57%, which is perhaps worth keeping in mind before you make a choice for your next accumulator, depending on your betting strategy.

Current Premier League standings

Full Time Betting

Aston Villa collected seven wins, drew zero and lost three in the 10 most games across all tournaments at Villa Park. Brighton won four of their previous 10 away, drew three and lost three times. Both teams scored in five of the last 10 home league matches for Aston Villa. Both teams also found the back of the net eight times in the previous 10 league games away for Brighton.

Both Teams to Score

Aston Villa won the last two meetings against Brighton, as they followed up a 2-0 win by beating their upcoming opponent by a 2-1 score. Both teams scored four times in the previous seven matches between home side Aston Villa and Brighton. Best priced odds on BTTS with the bookies are at 1.44. Aston Villa scored at least once in 6 of their 7 most recent encounters in the Premier League against Brighton. In the past seven matches between home side Aston Villa and Brighton both teams found the back of the net four times. Best priced odds on both teams to score with the bookies are at 1.44.

Over/Under Tips

Over 2.5 goals came out three times in the last seven encounters between these two teams. Aston Villa managed an average of 1.44 goals, with Brighton averaging 0.71 goals in these games. Both teams to score was a winning bet four times in this run of matches. Aston Villa saw over 2.5 goals in three of their last ten matches across all tournaments, as they scored an average of 1.4 goals during this run. Over 2.5 goals happened in seven of the last ten outings for Brighton, who managed to score 1.9 times in those matches.