Brighton v West Brom Prediction
Saturday, 4:00 pm
England FA Cup
Brighton welcomes Championship side West Brom to the Amex Stadium on Saturday for the fourth round of the England FA Cup fixtures.
Brighton come into this home game on the back of a (2-1) loss to Manchester United at Old Trafford last Saturday.
The Albion found themselves two goals down in the first half (27,42) before Pascal Gross halved the lead in the 72nd minutes to mark a nervy finish.
West Brom on the other hand come into this away cup tie following a (2-0) away win over Bolton at the Macron Stadium on Monday Night Football.
Jay Rodriguez put West Brom ahead in the opening 19th minutes, before he set up Sam Field for the winner in the 75th minutes.
Brighton qualified for the fourth round of the FA Cup after a (3-1) away win over Bournemouth, while West Brom defeated Wigan (1-0) at home.
Players to Watch
Anthony Knockaert scored and assisted a goal in Brighton’s FA Cup win over Bournemouth. He now has two goals and five assist so far.
Jay Rodriguez bagged his fourteenth goals of the season in West Brom’s win over Bolton. He also has two assist to his name.
Prediction: Over 1.5 goals
Reason for Brighton v West Brom Prediction
Each of their last two head to head encounters have had over 1.5 goals.
Over 1.5 goals have been scored in each of West Brom’s last six away games.