Brighton & Hove Albion tops Liverpool 3-0. HIGHLIGHTS

FALMER. Brighton & Hove Albion was ultimately too good for Liverpool.

Brighton & Hove Albion tops Liverpool 3-0. HIGHLIGHTS

FALMER. Brighton & Hove Albion was ultimately too strong for Liverpool with the goal of S. March (47′), S. March (53′) and Danny Welbeck  (82′). Brighton & Hove Albion was truly superior in terms of ball possession (62%) and that was among the factors of its victory.​

The match was played at the The American Express Community Stadium stadium in Falmer on Saturday and it started at 3:00 pm local time. The referee was Darren England with the collaboration of Daniel Robathan and Wade Smith. The 4th official was Tim Robinson. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was cold at 8.1 degrees Celsius or 46.53 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 82%.​

Match Statistics​

  • ! 61 Ball Possession 39
Shots
  • 14 Total 6
  • 7 On Target 2
  • 7 Off Target 4
  • 4 Shots blocked 1
  • 78 Attack 70
  • 56 Dangerous attack 22
  • 81 Ball safe​ 73
  • 0 Penalties 0
  • 7 Corners 1
  • 4 Off Sides 2
Fouls
  • 9 Total 15
  • 1 Yellow Cards 3
  • 0 Double Yellow 0
  • 0 Red Card 0
Other
  • 5 Substitutions 4

Ball possession

Brighton & Hove Albion was in firm control of the ball 62% while Liverpool was struggling with a 38% ball possession.

Attitude and shots

Brighton & Hove Albion was more aggressive with 56 dangerous attacks and 14 shots of which 7 were on target. This is one of the reasons why Brighton & Hove Albion won the match​.

Brighton & Hove Albion shot 14 times, 7 on target, 7 off target. Talking about the opposition, Liverpool shot 6 times, 2 on target, 4 off target.

Cards

Brighton & Hove Albion received 1 yellow card (Lewis Dunk). Talking about the opposition, Liverpool received 3 yellow cards (Joel Matip, Jordan Henderson and Trent Alexander-Arnold).

Match Timeline

Lewis Dunk- Yellow
18'
18'
Joël Matip- Yellow
31'
Jordan Henderson- Yellow
Solly March(var)
42'
Solly March(goal)K. Mitoma
47'
Solly March(goal)
53'
65'
Trent Alexander-Arnold- Yellow
Joël Veltman- sub ->Adam Lallana
66'
Danny Welbeck- sub ->E. Ferguson
66'
68'
68'
Naby Keïta- sub ->Fabinho
69'
Harvey Elliott- sub ->Jordan Henderson
69'
Joe Gomez- sub ->Joel Matip
Danny Welbeck(goal)
82'
Jeremy Sarmiento- sub ->A. Mac Allister
83'
Tariq Lamptey- sub ->K. Mitoma
90'
Adam Webster- sub ->Lewis Dunk
90'

Standings

After playing this encounter, Brighton & Hove Albion will have 30 points to drop in the 7th place. Talking about the opposition, Liverpool will stay with 28 points to soar in the 9th place.

Next matches

In the next match in the Premier League, Brighton & Hove Albion will play away against Aston Villa on the 28th of May with a 6-1 head to head stats in favor of Aston Villa (5 draws).

Liverpool will play away agasint Southampton on the 28th of May with a 15-6 head to head stats in favor of Liverpool (3 draws).

Brighton & Hove Albion – Formation

Brighton & Hove Albion
G
Robert Sanchez 1.Spain
6.9
D
Lewis Dunk 5.England
6.8
90' 18'
D
Pervis Estupinan 30.Ecuador
6.5
D
Levi Colwill 6.England
7.4
D
Pascal Groß 13.Germany
6.9
M
Adam Lallana 14.England
6.7
66'
M
Solly March 7.England
8.9
Goals47', 53'
M
Alexis Mac Allister 10.Argentina
7.3
83'
M
Kaoru Mitoma 22.Japan
6.8
90'
M
6.9
F
Evan Ferguson 28.Republic of Ireland
7.1
66'
Substitutes
G
Jason Steele 23.England
D
Tariq Lamptey 2.Ghana
90'
D
Joël Veltman 34.Netherlands
6.7
66'
D
Adam Webster 4.England
90'
D
Jan Paul van Hecke 29.Netherlands
M
Billy Gilmour 27.Scotland
F
Deniz Undav 21.Germany
F
Jeremy Sarmiento 19.England
83'
F
Danny Welbeck 18.England
7.7
66' Goals82'

Brighton & Hove Albion started with a 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).

The manager Roberto De Zerbi decided to play with the following team: Robert Sánchez (6.9), Pascal Groß (6.9), Lewis Dunk (6.8), Levi Colwill (7.4), Pervis Estupiñán (6.5), Moisés Caicedo (6.9), Alexis Mac Allister (7.3), Solly March (8.9), Adam Lallana (6.7), Kaoru Mitoma (6.8) and Evan Ferguson (7.1).

The home team had on the bench: Tariq Lamptey, Jason Steele, Deniz Undav, Jeremy Sarmiento, Billy Gilmour, Joël Veltman (6.7), Adam Webster, Jan Paul van Hecke and Danny Welbeck (7.7).

Substitutions

Brighton & Hove Albion made 5 changes: Adam Lallana for Joël Veltman (66′), E. Ferguson for Danny Welbeck  (66′), A. Mac Allister for J. Sarmiento (83′), K. Mitoma for Tariq Lamptey (90′) and Lewis Dunk for Adam Webster (90′).

Best player: Solly March​

Following our analysis, the most impressive player for Brighton & Hove Albion was Solly March.

His rating is (8.9) with 2 goals, 25 passes (88% accurate) and 4 key passes. He was won 4 duels out of 16. He performed 4 crosses.

Liverpool – Formation

Liverpool
G
Alisson 1.Brazil
6.6
D
Joël Matip 32.Cameroon
6.0
69' 18'
D
Andrew Robertson 26.Scotland
6.3
D
6.8
65'
D
Ibrahima Konaté 5.France
7.3
M
Jordan Henderson 14.England
6.4
69' 31'
M
6.9
M
Fabinho 3.Brazil
6.5
68'
F
6.3
68'
F
Mohamed Salah 11.Egypt
6.6
F
Cody Gakpo 18.Netherlands
6.7
Substitutes
G
Caoimhin Kelleher 62.Republic of Ireland
D
D
Joe Gomez 2.England
6.1
69'
M
Fabio Carvalho 28.Portugal
M
Naby Keïta 8.Guinea
6.4
68'
M
James Milner 7.England
M
Harvey Elliott 19.England
7.0
69'
M
Curtis Jones 17.England
F
B. Doak 50.Scotland
6.4
68'

Liverpool started with a aggressive line-up (4-3-3).

Jürgen Klopp played with: Alisson (6.6), Trent Alexander-Arnold (6.8), Joël Matip (6.0), Ibrahima Konaté (7.3), Andrew Robertson (6.3), Jordan Henderson (6.4), Fabinho (6.5), Thiago Alcântara (6.9), Mohamed Salah (6.6), Cody Gakpo (6.7) and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain (6.4).

They had on the bench: Fabio Carvalho, Naby Keïta (6.4), Konstantinos Tsimikas, Caoimhin Kelleher, James Milner, Harvey Elliott (7.0), Curtis Jones, Ben Doak (6.4) and Joe Gomez (6.1).

Substitutions

Liverpool made 4 changes: Fabinho for Naby Keïta (68′), Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain for B. Doak (69′), Jordan Henderson for H. Elliott (69′) and Joel Matip for Joe Gomez (69′).

Best player: Ibrahima Konaté​

The most impressive player for Liverpool was Ibrahima Konaté.

His rating is (7.3) with 58 passes (94% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 7 duels out of 9.

Results of the day

These are the results of the day in the Premier League.​