Brighton (21 PTS) vs. Liverpool (40 PTS)
English Premier League: Wednesday, Feburary 3rd at 3:15 PM
The Line: Liverpool -265 / Brighton +700 -- Over/Under: 2.5 Goals Click to Get Latest Betting Odds
Liverpool and Brighton face off on Wednesday in an English Premier League showdown at Anfield.
Liverpool currently sits in 3rd place of the English Premier League standings having picked up 40 points so far this season. Liverpool went through a really rough patch during the middle of the season but they have picked it up as of late winning each of their last two games. In the last game against West Ham United, Liverpool was able to come away with a 3-1 victory. Mohamed Salah was the best player for Liverpool putting two goals in the back of the net. One big issue for Liverpool is they are dealing with all kinds of issues with their defense but they need the young guys to step up. Liverpool on the season has put 43 goals in the back of the net while their defense has given up 24 goals total. Salah has been the best player for this team scoring 15 goals total.
On the other side of this matchup is Brighton who currently sits in 17th place in the standings having picked up 21 points. Brighton has been inconsistent this season but they are coming off one of their biggest wins of the season. In the last game against Tottenham, the defense was elite giving up zero goals and the one goal by Leandro Trossard in the 17th minute was enough to come away with the victory. Over the last four games, Brighton has managed to only put two goals in the back of the net. On the season, Brighton has put 23 goals in the back of the net while their defense has given up 29 goals total. Neal Maupay has been the best player for Brighton putting seven goals in the back of the net.
Liverpool is going to open up the scoring again in this game and that will be the difference in this game. The goals will run up the score early and Liverpool will win this game -1.5