Brighton added three points to his scoreboard after winning 2-1 against Villa this saturday in the Villa Park. Aston Villa came with the intention of reaping a new victory after winning away from home by a score of 3-0 to Arsenal. On the visitors’ side, Brighton and Hove Albion had to settle for a zero draw against Burnley. With this score, the Birmingham team is sixth at the end of the game, while Brighton is sixteenth.
The match started in a positive way for the Brightonian team, who took advantage of the play to open the scoring thanks to a goal from Welbeck in the 12th minute. The Birmingham team tied through a goal of Thus moments before the final whistle, in 47, concluding the first half with the result of 1-1.
In the second period the goal came for the visiting team, as they took the opportunity to cross the net of their rival thanks to a goal from March at 56 minutes, ending the match with a final score of 2-1.
The coach of Villa gave entrance to Traore, Hourihane Y El-Ghazi by Barkley, Douglas Luiz Y Traore, while Brighton gave the green light to Veltman, Burn Y Molumby, which came to replace Lallana, maupay Y Gross.
During the 90 minutes of the meeting, a total of five cards were seen. By Villa the referee sanctioned with yellow to Targett Y Grealish, while in the Brightonian team he admonished Bissouma Y Lamptey and with red to Lamptey (2 yellow).
With this result, Villa he is left with 15 points, in position of access to Europa League and Brighton achieves nine points after winning the match.
The next day the team will play away from home against West Ham, while Brighton and Hove Albion will face in his stadium Liverpool.