Brighton and Hove Albion v Watford, 08 February 2020

Score1-1
RefereeKevin Friend
CompetitionPremier League
VenueAMEX Stadium
Attendance30,443
Kick-off: 5.30pm Premier League Head to Head Played: 6 Brighton and Hove Albion won: 2 Drawn: 3 Watford won: 1 Brighton and Hove Albion scored: 5 Watford scored: 3 Watford had now lost on one of their seven visits to the AMEX Stadium (all league, won three).

1 Brighton and Hove Albion

Manager: Graham Potter

1 Watford

Manager: Nigel Pearson

Goals:

Adrian Mariappa own goal 78 OG

Goals:

Abdoulaye Doucouré 19 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Mat Ryan
Defender Dan Burn
Defender/Centre back Shane Duffy
Defender/Midfielder Lewis Dunk
Defender/Midfielder Solly March
Midfielder Pascal Gross
Midfielder Davy Pröpper
Midfielder Ezequiel Schelotto
Midfielder Leandro Trossard
Midfielder/Forward Aaron Mooy
Forward Glenn Murray

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Ben Foster
Defender Adam Masina
Defender/Centre back Craig Cathcart
Defender/Centre back Adrian Mariappa
Midfielder Etienne Capoue
Midfielder Abdoulaye Doucouré
Midfielder Will Hughes
Midfielder Roberto Pereyra
Forward Troy Deeney
Forward Gerard Deulofeu

Substitutions:

Neal Maupay for Dan Burn 57
Steven Alzate for Pascal Gross 61
Alireza Jahanbakhsh for Ezequiel Schelotto 73

Substitutions:

Ignacio Pussetto for Roberto Pereyra 82
Danny Welbeck for Gerard Deulofeu 86

Cards:

Ezequiel Schelotto 35 Y
Solly March 90 Y

Cards:

Will Hughes 64 Y
Adrian Mariappa 65 Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper David Button
Defender Adam Webster
Defender/Midfielder Steven Alzate
Defender/Midfielder Bernardo
Midfielder Alireza Jahanbakhsh
Forward Aaron Connolly
Forward Neal Maupay

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Heurelho Gomes
Defender Craig Dawson
Defender José Holebas
Defender/Midfielder Nathaniel Chalobah
Midfielder Ignacio Pussetto
Forward Andre Gray
Forward Danny Welbeck

Comments:

League position: 15th Brighton and Hove Albion had now scored 100 goals in their 102 games in the Premier League (conceded 152). The Seagulls had still yet to win a home game in the Premier League when they conceded the first goal (played 24, lost 14). Albion had now won one of their last eight home games in all competitions (lost three).

Comments:

League position: 19th Since the start of the previous season, Watford had now conceded six own goals in games in the Premier League; more than any other team. The Hornets had now scored three goals in the second-half of their 13 away games so far in this Premier League season; fewer than any other team. They avoided losing three consecutive games for the third time so far in this Premier League season.