Reasons for betting on Watford vs Brighton Hove Albion tip
Watford spoilt a very good impression after the season has started, with elimination from the League Cup. Brighton and Hove Albion did the entirely opposite thing. The Seagulls boosted their morale after two straight defeats. They advanced to the next round of this prestigious competition. So this pretty much means that we are going to see an intense and open match at Vicarage Road. Watford would like to bounce back with a win at home, and Brighton to stay unbeaten.
The Hornets open this season with a draw in a fantastic game against Liverpool, 3-3. After that match, they snapped 3 points on the away match in Bournemouth 2-0. Marco Silva has made a very good job so far, and Watford looks solid at the moment. However, they managed to get eliminated from the English League Cup against Bristol City 2-3, which was not planned. They know how to adjust to the opponent’s style of game, regardless of the approach defensive or offensive. The home team spent a lot of money this summer, and it seems that they’re aiming the middle of the table at least, so have that in mind when betting on this team. Watford’s biggest landings were Andre Grey, Tom Cleverley, and a Brazilian sensation Richarlison. Jose Holebas was sent off in the League Cup, and he suspended, and that is a huge blow for Watford. Daryl Janmaat is injured.
Brighton Hove Albion overview
After the two straight defeats finally, the newbie in the Premier League won. But his victory was in another competition the League Cup. They managed to put down a minimal win against Barnet 1-0. The Seagulls still haven’t scored their first goal in the Premier League campaign, and they have recorded two identical defeats. Leicester and Manchester City beat them with 2-0. 4 of the previous 5 matches they played ended with both teams not to score. The same events concluded with under 2.5 goals. Isaiah Brown is doubtful for this game while Barham Kayal and Sam Baldock are unavailable.
Head to head matches
The most recent contest took place two and a half years ago, and Watford was better with 2-0. Overall these two sides met 17 times in history. The Hornets have a better record with 7 victories while the Seagulls have 4. The interesting thing is that Watford hasn’t lost in the previous 5 meetings against Brighton
Prediction for Watford vs Brighton Hove Albion tip
Watford is going to win this match. We are direct and confident in this tip, because we think that the home team is better at this moment. Simply, they are playing very well at the moment. The newbies in the league are struggling, and they cannot score. For the second pick, we would take Watford to score over 1.5 in this clash.