Brighton and Crystal Palace face off on Monday in an English Premier League showdown at Falmer Stadium.
Crystal Palace comes into this game sitting in 14th place in the standings having picked up 29 points. Crystal Palace have really struggled this season and they have lost two games in a row. In the last game against Burnley, the defense really let them down giving up three goals and that led to the defeat.Crystal Palace was down 2-0 in the 10th minute and that led to the defeat. Crystal Palace only had three shots on goal and none of them went in the back of the net. Crystal Palace has put 27 goals in the back of the net while the defense has given up 42 goals. Wilfried Zaha has been the best player for Crystal Palace putting nine goals in the back of the net.
On the other side of this matchup is Brighton and they currently in 16th place in the standings having picked up 26 points. Brighton has picked up at least one point in each of their last five games. In the last game against Aston Villa the offense scored zero goals Brighton actually dominated the game putting nine shots on target but they couldn’t put any in the back of the net. Brighton has scored 25 goals total while their defense has given up 30 goals. Neal Maupay has been the best player this year for Brighton putting seven goals in the back of the net.
Brighton is a strong defensive team and both teams are going to have issues getting any type of goal scoring in this game. Look for a low-scoring game that stays under the total. In terms of the side it’s a lean to Brighton to come away with a victory, but if you are going to be that, only a few dollars should be thrown on that. The stronger place is with the under.