Wolverhampton Wanderers (8-8-4) vs. Brighton & Hove Albion (8-5-7)
Wolverhampton Wanderers vs. Brighton & Hove Albion 1/22/24 – On Monday, January 22, 2024 at 2:45 PM ET, Wolverhampton Wanderers and Brighton & Hove Albion will face off in an English Premier League showdown that’s sure to leave fans breathless. Both sides have impressed in recent seasons, making this game highly anticipated among soccer enthusiasts. We offer extensive analysis that covers offensive and defensive strengths of each side as well as goalkeeper analysis as well as betting odds analysis to give you expert guidance when making informed decisions during this exciting encounter. Plus our premium experts’ picks will guide us all throughout this exciting EPL fixture!
Wolverhampton Wanderers currently sit 8th with 8 wins, 8 draws and 4 losses this season and have been consistent performers this campaign. Their offensive prowess is led by Sasa Kalajdzic, Max Kilman, Jean-Ricner Bellegarde as the top scorers; although Kalajdzic may only see limited playing time; Kilman provides both goals and assists when set pieces come into play while Bellegarde serves as an influential midfielder who also scores regularly and contributes on set pieces; ultimately making up their ranks will allow Wolves players to attack Brighton defense this time.
Brighton & Hove Albion are currently sitting 11th with 8 wins, 5 draws, and 7 losses but boast an array of attacking talent to showcase. Joao Pedro, Evan Ferguson and Simon Adingra have been key members in driving Brighton’s attack forwards – Joao Pedro leading with 7 goals and 2 assists is an essential player to watch while Evan Ferguson scored 6 goals himself and Simon Adingra 4 with 1 assist: these players should look to exploit Wolverhampton’s defensive vulnerabilities to secure positive results against them in Wolverhampton’s defense!
Wolverhampton Wanderers vs. Brighton & Hove Albion 1/22/24 Game Info
|Monday, January 22, 2024, at 2:45 PM ET
|American Express Stadium
José Sá GK vs. Bart Verbruggen GK
Jose Sa is an invaluable addition to Wolverhampton Wanderers goalkeeping squad and has proven his abilities with 18 starts and two clean sheets under his belt. Sa’s composure and shot-stopping prowess will prove pivotal when facing Brighton’s attacking threats.
Brighton & Hove Albion’s Bart Verbruggen has also been impressive, notching 27 saves to showcase his shot-stopping capabilities and deny Wolverhampton any attempts on goal. He will need to do just that against Wolverhampton!
Soccer Odds/Point Spread: Liverpool -160 Total odds: 2.75
Current betting odds favor Wolverhampton Wanderers with a Moneyline of +160 and Total Odds set at 2.5 goals; Over is +140 while Under stands at -188; the Point Spread favors Wolves as favorites with their one goal spread being set at +375 while Brighton & Hove Albion’s has one at +200 – though neither one have favorable Moneylines for either side!
Wolverhampton Wanderers Betting Trends
Wolves have had an uneven performance of late, winning only two out of their last five matches and covering the spread in all five. On their home field they boast an even 5-5 mark against the spread; 3 of their last 5 and all 10 home totals went OVER which shows they tend to play high scoring matches at home.
Brighton & Hove Albion Betting Trends
Brighton & Hove Albion have been more consistent recently, winning three out of their last five matches overall and against the spread 3-2 compared with road matches (they posted positive 2-1 spread records there too!). Totals went over in two of Albion’s last five and one of three home contests; these trends suggest their matches usually feature lower scoring affairs.
Wolverhampton Wanderers vs. Brighton & Hove Albion 1/22/24 Betting Picks
Wolverhampton Wanderers and Brighton & Hove Albion both possess their own set of strengths and weaknesses for an evenly-contested matchup on Tuesday evening, both having shown improved records during recent games with high scoring encounters, especially at home, while Albion have displayed more consistent performances but often engage in lower scoring affairs.
Given current betting odds and trends, this game could go either way; however it should be noted that Wolves hold an edge offensively which they could capitalize on to come out ahead in this matchup. Overall, in this free EPL selection scenario, it will come away victorious by scoring at least twice and perhaps taking home an unlikely 2-1 triumph.
Free Pick and Prediction: Wolverhampton Wanderers 2, Brighton & Hove Albion 1.