Brighton vs Nottingham Forest
April 26, 2023 2:30 pm EDT
The Line: Brighton -190 / Nottingham Forest +500 // Total: 2.5
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Nottingham Forest and Brighton face off on Wednesday in an English Premier League showdown at City Ground.
Nottingham Forest vs Brighton Odds
Brighton is the favorite sitting at -190 while Nottingham Forest is the underdog sitting at +500. The total in this game sits at 2.5 goals with the over paying out at -135.
Nottingham Forest Betting Preview
Nottingham Forest comes into this game sitting in 19th place in the standings having picked up 27 points. Coming into this game they have lost four games in a row and in the last game the defense really let them down. Nottingham Forest scored two goals but the defense gave up three goals against Liverpool. They gave up a goal in the 70th minute and that led to the defeat. Scott McKenna is dealing with a collarbone injury and he’s not going to be able to go in this game. Willy Boly, Serge Aurier, Giulian Biancone and Omar Richards are all dealing with injuries and they aren’t going to be able to go in this game. In this game if they want a chance to find success in this game, they are going to need the defense to be good here.
Brighton Betting Preview
On the other side of this matchup is Brighton who sits in 8th place in the standings having picked up 49 points. On Sunday Brighton faced off against Manchester United in the FA Cup and thye lost in penalty kicks. Two games ago against Chelsea, Brighton was able to secure the 2-1 victory. Brighton had 58 percent of the possession and 10 shots on target. Chris Wood, Ryan Yates, Gustavo Scarpa, Jack Colback and Cheikhou Kouyate are all dealing with injuries and they aren’t going to be able to go in this game. Even Ferguson is also dealing with an injury and will be out for a while.
Shane’s Free Pick
It has been an awful season for Nottingham Forest and it’s not going to get any better in this game. Brighton’s last Premier League came against Chelsea, and the offense scored two goals in that game. In this game. Brighton is going to score at least two goals and that is going to be the difference here. Back Brighton on the money line to cash.