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Brentford enjoy home advantage, when visitors Southampton swing by on Saturday for a Premier League clash.

The hosts are currently 8th in the Premier League standings with 30 points after 20 rounds. Southampton are trailing behind them on 15 points, which makes them 20th in the rankings ahead of their next game.

The hosts are currently 8th in the Premier League standings with 30 points after 20 rounds. Southampton are trailing behind them on 15 points, which makes them 20th in the rankings ahead of their next game.

The last time Brentford played Southampton, they booked three points to their account and look well primed to secure another win this coming Saturday.

Brentford are well up for the task of building on their current momentum, and we expect them to deliver the goods in their upcoming clash at Gtech Community Stadium against visitors Southampton.

Southampton were knocked out cold when Brentford took a 3-0 win in their latest encounter. It served as pay back for the 4-1 defeat, Southampton handed out in the game before.

Brentford vs Southampton Prediction

Brentford Form

Brentford have seen it all in their last three matches, which gave them four points. Against West Ham, they came out empty-handed in a 0-1 defeat, whereafter they avenged themselves in a 2-0 win against Bournemouth. Their latest match saw them sharing the spoils in a 0-0 draw against Leeds. Brentford claimed a middle-of-the-road three wins in their previous six matches on home soil in the Premier League. They also drew three and lost zero, as they scored ten and conceded four goals.

Southampton Form

In their previous three outings, Southampton lost 0-1 against Newcastle, beat Blackpool 2-1 and lost 2-1 against Newcastle. Southampton won twice, while also recording zero draws, and four defeats in their last six away matches in the Premier League. The scoreline from these matches says 11 goals conceded and five scored.

Brentford took 16 points from their last 11 encounters with teams from the bottom half of the Premier League table. This amounts to three wins after scoring 16 times and conceding 13. Southampton won one match and picked up four points from their last nine encounters with teams in the top half of the Premier League. They scored eight goals and conceded 23. Brentford claimed seven wins, nine draws as well as four defeats in the Premier League this season. Southampton have a record of four wins, three draws and 13 defeats in the Premier League.

Brentford vs Southampton Stats

  • Brentford have scored in 11 of the last 13 matches
  • In 5 of the last 7 home matches Brentford played, both teams scored
  • In the last 3 Brentford matches the sum of goals was under 2.5
  • Brentford have not lost 6 of the last 7 matches
  • Brentford have not lost 7 of the last 9 home matches
  • Southampton have conceded in 19 of the last 21 matches
  • In the last 4 away matches in a row Southampton played, both teams scored
  • In 9 of the last 11 Southampton away matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • In the last 6 Southampton matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
  • In the last 4 Southampton away matches the sum of goals was over 2.5

Brentford vs Southampton Team News

Brentford could have five players on the injured and absent list ahead of their match at home with Southampton on Saturday.

Pontus Jansson, Ivan Toney, Frank Onyeka, Shandon Baptiste and Aaron Hickey are missing from the squad, Brentford will field against Southamptonthis coming Saturday.

More than a handful of players could be forced out of the next match for Southampton, who are looking at four players nursing various problems. Ainsley Maitland-Niles, Kyle Walker-Peters and Mohammed Salisu racked up too many penalty points and won't be in the Southampton travelling party for their next match.

Southampton need to do without Armel Bella-Kotchap, Alex McCarthy, Juan Larios and Valentino Livramento, who are not fit enough to travel to Gtech Community Stadium.

Brentford vs Southampton H2H

Brentford won 3-0 against Southampton, whereas Southampton claimed a 4-1 win in their most recent matches. Brentford enjoyed a field day, when they last squared up to Southampton. A 3-0 win left the former in a jubilant mood, with the latter licking their wounds. The bookies have Brentford to win this match at best price odds of 17/20.

Brentford vs Southampton Results

In one of the previous two matches between Brentford and Southampton both teams scored.

Brentford vs Southampton Betting Tips

Brentford against Southampton is also a battle between Ivan Toney and James Ward-Prowse with both in decent form. The former scored five while the latter has four Premier League goals in their last six games respectively.

Brentford claimed a modest three wins from their previous 10 home matches across all tournaments. They split the points with the visiting team in four of the games, whilst losing three. Southampton won three of their last 10 games away, drew zero and lost seven of the games in this run. Both teams scored in five of the last 10 home matches for Brentford and in five of the previous 10 away games for Southampton.

In the last two encounters between Brentford and Southampton over 2.5 goals came out two times, as Brentford averaged two goals a game. Southampton scored an average of two goals in these, while both teams scored one time. Brentford saw over 2.5 goals in six of their last ten matches across all tournaments, as they scored an average of 1.5 goals during this run. Over 2.5 goals happened in six of the last ten outings for Southampton, who managed to score 1.1 times in those matches.