Brighton and Cardiff will meet at Falmer Stadium on Tuesday in a postponed Premier League game of round 31. The teams are neighbors in the table, each side of the line separating the relegation zone. Cardiff are currently in the drop zone five points behind their next opponents.
Brighton vs Cardiff Head to Head
|Head to Head||Last H2H game||Last H2H games||Last H2H games home/away|
|Brighton||Loss||6 W/ 10 D/ 4 L||4 W/ 5 D/ 1 L|
|Cardiff||Win||4 W/ 10 D/ 6 L||1 W/ 5 D/ 4 L|
Last game between the teams: 10.11.2018 Cardiff – Brighton 2:1; Callum Paterson 28′, Sol Bamba 90′; Lewis Dunk 6′; Dale Stephens from the visiting side was sent off with straight red card in the 34′
Last game at this venue: 24.01.2017 Brighton – Cardiff 1:0; Tomer Hemed 73′
Worth mentioning: None of the previous seven H2H matches were won by the away sides, with the three victories for the hosts coming in the last four meetings. Three of the last five witnessed goals at both ends, while only two produced more than two goals. Cardiff’ previous victory at American Express Community Stadium came back in 2005 or five meetings ago. Four finished in draws, before Brighton’s victory in the most recent encounter there.
Brighton vs Cardiff Stats
|As of 14.04||Last game||Last 10 games||Last 5 games home/away|
|Brighton||Loss||3 W/ 1 D/ 6 L||2 W/ 0 D/ 3 L|
|Cardiff||Loss||3 W/ 0 D/ 7 L||1 W/ 0 D/ 4 L|
Last game Brighton: 13.04.2019 Brighton – Bournemouth 0:5; Dan Gosling 33′, Ryan Fraser 55′, David Brooks 74′, Callum Wilson 82′, Junior Stanislas 90′; Anthony Knockaert from the home side was sent off with straight red card in the 68′
Last game Cardiff: 13.04.2019 Burnley – Cardiff 2:0; Chris Wood 31′, 90′
Top performers Brighton: Glenn Murray 11 goals, Shane Duffy 5 goals 1 assist, Florin Andone 3 goals.
Top perforners Cardiff: Victor Camarasa 5 goals 3 assists, Bobby Reid 4 goals 2 assists, Sol Bamba and Callum Paterson are on 4 goals and 1 assist each.
|Last 10 games||GF : GA||Over 2,5 goals||BTTS||Clean sheets|
Worth mentioning: Brighton not only lost, but also did not score in any of their last four outings. Three of their previous five matches featured over 2,5 goals, while one saw both sides scoring. No draw has been registered in the last five games at Falmer Stadium.
None of the last eleven matches involving Cardiff ended in draw. The defense of the team has been leaky of late and the Bluebirds conceded twice or more in each of the six losses across the last seven games. All of Cardiff last three away matches finished in 2:0 losses.
Brighton vs Cardiff News
Missing players Brighton: Jason Steele is out injured. Anthony Knockaert is suspended.
Missing players Cardiff: Sol Bamba, Matthew Connolly and Callum Paterson will miss the game. Ashley Jazz Richards is under question.
Brighton vs Cardiff Predictions
Draw – 3.40 @ bet365