Brighton & Hove Albion vs Tottenham Hotspur EPL Betting Tips 12/26/2019
Thursday, December 26, 2019
Tottenham Hotspur Stadium
Pascal Groß and Brighton & Hove Albion (5-5-8, 13th in EPL) travel to Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on Thursday where they'll take on Tottenham Hotspur (7-5-6, 7th in EPL). The expected starting goalkeepers are Mathew Ryan for Brighton & Hove Albion and Paulo Gazzaniga for Tottenham Hotspur. The moneyline on this game has Brighton & Hove Albion priced at +666 and Tottenham are priced at -228. The O/U has been set at 3.
Brighton & Hove Albion comes into this game with a mark of 5 victories, 5 draws, and 8 losses putting them at 13th in EPL. So far this year, they have converted a total of 19 goals which is good for 14th in the league. Their goal differential is -5, putting them at 10th in the league. Concerning shots on target, they currently have a total of 73 which is good for 12th in the league. As a unit, Brighton & Hove Albion currently has a total of 194 fouls which means they are averaging 10.8 fouls per contest. They currently have a total of 20 points for the year and they are averaging a crowd of 30,321.
Pascal Groß is one of the top players to keep an eye on for the Seagulls. The midfielder from Germany has taken part in 268 contests over the course of his professional soccer career and has totaled 20,723 mins. During that period of time, the 28-year-old has netted 31 goals and has had an assist on 40 goals. He's earned a career average of 77.3 minutes per game. Groß has started 242 contests and has a total of 203 fouls over that period. In terms of shots on target, Groß has earned 129 which has him sitting in 78th when compared to all players still active and 34th among midfielders. Neal Maupay is another guy to watch out for on the team from Brighton & Hove Albion. The 22-year-old from France has tallied 62 goals in his career which is 43rd out of active players in the EPL. He has totaled 11,582 mins in his career which is 44th among active forwards and averages 61.0 mins per game which is 241st in the EPL. In his career, he has earned 169 shots on target which is 33rd among active forwards.
Looking after the goal for the Seagulls is Mathew Ryan from Australia. He has totaled 23,670 mins minding the net over the course of his career. Ryan has allowed 1.15 goals per 90 minutes which has him placed 9th among active goalies in the Premier League. For his career, he has allowed 302 goals. He's earned a career save percentage of .721 which has him placed 8th among active goalies.
Tottenham Hotspur will be looking to add points to their total and for the year they have 7 victories, 5 draws, and 6 defeats. When talking about goal differential, they are currently ranked 6th in the EPL with +6. They have earned a total of 31 goals for this season. Tottenham Hotspur has a team save % of .740 which has them 4th in the EPL, which means they are a tough team to score against. They are averaging a crowd of 59,642 which puts them at 4th in the EPL.
One of the top players for the Spurs is Lucas Moura. The 26 year-old has delivered 48 balls past the man in net over the course of his career. He ranks 24th among active forwards in assists with 32 and has earned 128 shots on target. He has totaled 12,519 minutes and is averaging 60.5 minutes per game. Another name to know on this team is Harry Kane. The forward from England has a total of 148 goals in his professional soccer career which has him sitting in 5th among active forwards. He also has a total of 228 fouls.
In goal for the Spurs is Paulo Gazzaniga who has had an ok career by allowing 1.25 goals per 90 mins and that has him 18th in the league. In the 7,900 mins he has played over the course of his career, he's allowed 110 goals. His career save % is .720 which puts him at 9th out of all goalkeepers still active in the league.
Who will win tonight's EPL game ATS?
Josh's Pick: Take Brighton & Hove Albion (+666) and over the total goals
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