Southampton pack their bags to visit Brighton & Hove Albion at Withdean Stadium on Thursday evening, having the edge over their hosts in previous meetings. The visitors have won 8 of the 18 previous games, with the hosts winning just 4.
The previous match played between the two at Withdean Stadium was more than three years back, in April 2006, as the visitors ran out cosy 0 - 2 winners in a Championship match.
For a detailed analysis of the head-to-head between the two sides, click here
|Recent encounters between the teams:|
|2009/2010||Sun 15 Nov||Southampton||1 - 3||Brighton & HA||LGE1|
|2005/2006||Sat 08 Apr||Brighton & HA||0 - 2||Southampton||CHMP|
|2005/2006||Mon 02 Jan||Southampton||2 - 1||Brighton & HA||CHMP|
|2001/2002||Tue 11 Sep||Brighton & HA||0 - 3||Southampton||LGEC|
|1985/1986||Sat 08 Mar||Brighton & HA||0 - 2||Southampton||FAC|
|1982/1983||Tue 05 Apr||Southampton||0 - 0||Brighton & HA||PREM|
|1982/1983||Mon 27 Dec||Brighton & HA||0 - 1||Southampton||PREM|
Recent respective form guides
Brighton & Hove Albion have only performed averagely at home, winning 3 and losing 2 of their last six. A total of 9 goals have been scored by the Seagulls in those games, with 3 conceded.
The away form of Southampton is pretty dire, losing every single one of the last six matches played! These low-scoring games have seen just 0 goals scored and conceded.
Brighton & HA see themselves just below half way in the Coca-Cola League One, showing a record of 47 points from their 38 games played so far, Southampton's 53 points from 37 games sees them lie inside the top half of the table, in 10th position.
For a detailed analysis of team form guides throughout the leagues, click here
|Current form guides:||P||W||D||L||F||A||P|
|Brighton & HA||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|Brighton & HA||No sequences of note|
|Southampton||No sequences of note|