Leeds United vs Brighton: prediction for the English Premier League match
Leeds United welcome Brighton to Elland Road in the 37th match of the English Premier League on Sunday, May 15. Our experts have assessed the chances of both sides and made a prediction for this game, which you can find below.
Leeds Unitedhave had a terrible season. They failed to pass the first found of the FA Cup and are in real danger of relegation to the Championship. In the Premier League, Jesse March's charges have recorded eight wins and 10 draws, which brought them 34 points.
Currently, the Whites are in 18th place in the standings. After a goalless draw against Crystal Palace, Leeds lost three consecutive games. Today, the hosts will be without Bamford, Summerville, Dallas, Roberts, Forshaw, Ayling, and James.
Brighton & Hove Albion
Brighton, on the other hand, had a decent performance in this season, especially before the winter break. Currently, the Seagulls are in 9th place in the Premier League table with 47 points from 11 victories and 14 draws.
In the last two matches, Brighton got clean-sheet victories over Wolverhampton (3:0) and Manchester United (4:0). Mwepu, Moder, and Sarmiento are unavailable for the visitors this weekend.
Both sides scored 2 of the last 3 head-to-head games.
In 2 of the last 4 head-to-head games, goals were scored in both halves.
This bet played in 2 of the last 4 games of the visitors.
Leeds desperately need to win this game, otherwise their chances to avoid relegation will be minimal. Brighton is not the most difficult opponent, despite their good form. We believe that the Whites can get a strong-willed victory here.
Our prediction — Leeds to win
We do not expect an exciting game, however. Leeds will be very careful on defense, and probably just one or two goals will decide the winner of this fixture.
Second bet — total under 2.5 goals