Brighton surprised the Premier League with a 2-1 away win against Manchester United at Old Trafford to start the season. The Seagulls were technically brilliant and were well worth their win. Newcastle United also picked up an opening day win. The Magpies defeated Nottingham Forest 2-0 at St. James’ Park.
Brighton vs Newcastle Bet Builder
Newcastle United will face tougher competition and Brighton are a stronger side than Forest. Draws have been the main result over the last six games between these teams with three of the last six head-to-head matches finishing as stalemates.
Newcastle United took four of six points from Brighton last season. The Seagulls will fancy their chances of winning against the Magpies at home, however. On matchday No. 1, 40% of matches were won by the home team. However, 40% of the league’s matches finished as away wins.
Graham Potter’s Seagulls are the favourite to pick up the win according to bookies. Brighton are 7/5 to win at full-time. Newcastle United are at the best betting odds of 21/10 to win away. Saturday’s match is at odds of 23/10 to finish as a draw.
Brighton vs Newcastle United Full Time Result
Brighton have a head-to-head record of 2W-3D-1L against Newcastle United in all competitions. The Seagulls failed to win against Newcastle last season, picking up just one point. Last season’s game at the Amex finished 1-1. Brighton had the joint-most draws last season with 15 from 38 games. Newcastle had 10 draws in 2021-22. Our betting tips prediction is for a draw at full-time.
Brighton vs Newcastle United Half Time Result
Brighton were winning at halftime in three of the last four matches versus Newcastle United in the league. The Seagulls have home-field advantage and should have plenty of backing from supporters. It could lead to Brighton going into the halftime break on top.
Brighton vs Newcastle United Halftime / Full-time result
Brighton were winning at halftime in three of the last four matches against Newcastle. This trend should continue as the Seagulls take a lead in the first half and go into the break winning. Newcastle United should make a comeback with this game finish as a draw. Four of the last seven Premier League games between Brighton and Newcastle finished as draws.
Brighton vs Newcastle United Double Chance
If you are looking for insurance on your bet builder, then you may want to select a Newcastle United win or draw double chance. The Magpies have good squad that will likely challenge for a Europa League or Conference League place. Brighton’s matchday No. 1 win could have been a fluke. We will know more about Brighton after matchday No. 2.
Brighton vs Newcastle United Over/Under
Three of the last four games in the league between these sides finished with over 2.5 goals scored. There were over 2.5 goals scored in Newcastle's last four Premier League away games. Our betting tips prediction is for over 2.5 goals between Brighton and Newcastle on Saturday.
Brighton vs Newcastle United First Goal Scorer
Brighton should feel the energy playing at home for the first time this season. Pascal Gross scored twice on matchday No. 1 for the Seagulls. Danny Welbeck started as the team’s No. 9. He was impressive and was later replaced by Deniz Undav, who lit up the Belgian Pro League at Union St. Gilloise last season. If Undav starts, then we fancy him to score first. However, Welbeck could start in his place.
Brighton vs Newcastle United Anytime Goal Scorer
Newcastle United striker Callum Wilson bagged eight goals in 18 games last season. He was ravaged by injuries in 2021-22. Wilson has already scored this season bagging a goal in Newcastle United’s 2-0 win over Nottingham Forest. It was a goal he had no right to score from an audacious attempt. Our betting tips prediction is for Wilson to stay hot and to score anytime.
Brighton vs Newcastle United Last Goal Scorer
After moving to Newcastle United in January from Lyon, midfielder Bruno Guimaraes scored five goals in 17 matches. He could get the final goal of the game to bring Newcastle United back into the match.
Brighton vs Newcastle United To be Carded
Joel Veltman was yellow carded six times last season for Brighton. The defender will play on the right side of a back three, unless Potter sees fit for a four-man backline. Only Leandro Trossard was booked on matchday No. 1 for Brighton. This time around, our betting tips prediction is for Veltman to be booked as Newcastle’s Allan Saint-Maximin puts him under pressure on the left side of the defence.
Brighton vs Newcastle United Winning Margin
Four of the last seven games between these teams finished as draws. Our betting tips prediction is for another draw between Brighton and Newcastle. Fifteen Brighton games in 2021-22 finished as draws. Newcastle had 10 matches finish as draws a season ago.
Brighton vs Newcastle United Total Goals - Odd/Even
A draw between Brighton and Newcastle United would see an even total number of goals. Newcastle United’s matchday No. 1 fixture finished 2-0. They have already seen one match finish with an even number of goals this term.
Brighton vs Newcastle United Half with Most Goals
The first half could see the majority of the goals between these sides. Their last encounter, a 2-1 win for Newcastle, featured two goals being scored in the first half. Brighton’s matchday No. 1 win over Man United had the majority of the goals scored in the first half.
Brighton vs Newcastle United BTTS
Our betting tips prediction is for both teams to score. While Newcastle kept a clean sheet against Forest, Brighton won 2-1 versus Man United. The last two matches between Brighton and Newcastle finished with both teams scoring goals.
Brighton vs Newcastle United BTTS 1st half
Our betting tips prediction is for both teams to score in the first half. Brighton should come out with plenty of support for their first home game, which will inspire them in the final third. Newcastle should get on the scoresheet as well. If both teams score in the first half, it would break the trend of NO BTTS in the first half between these sides.
Brighton vs Newcastle United BTTS 2nd Half
The second half could be short on goals compared to the first. Both managers Graham Potter and Eddie Howe will be able to change tactics and make adjustments at the break. Potter continually changed formations and tactics against Man United last weekend. Expect him to do the same versus Newcastle United as NO BTTS in the second half.