Brentford vs Southampton Predictions & Best Bets | Picking Against the Spread
It’s a 3:00 pm BST kick-off at Brentford Community Stadium on Saturday as Brentford (11-17-7; 40 points), currently in 13th place in the league, host Southampton (9-13-13; 40 points), who are in 15th place in the league. Bees, may have had 11 losses in the last nineteen matches, but this clash sees them playing in front of their own supporters.
Brentford and Southampton’s most recent encounter occurred in January 11, 2022 with the match ending in a 4-1 win for The Bees. Bees have a record of 1-4-4 in their last 9 matches against Southampton. Bees have outscored Saints across these head-to-head matches, scoring 12 goals to their 16.
Brentford vs Southampton Prediction
FanDuel have the Brentford as strong favorites going into this match with odds of +230, while the Southampton are +120 outsiders. 2 total goals are predicted.
With a record of 11 wins, 17 losses and seven draws after 35 games, Brentford come into this clash in 13th place in the league. The team has had 11 losses in the last nineteen matches, netting a total of 41 goals so far while conceding 52. This has principally been due to the hustle shown by Ivan Toney, who has eight goals, and Christian Norgaard who has two. In their most recent game they beat Manchester United 3-0.
Southampton have a tally of 40 points so far this campaign and will maximize every opportunity in front of them. They fell to Crystal Palace 1-2 last Saturday. The squad has had six losses in the most recent nine matches and to date, they’ve earned nine wins, 13 losses and 13 draws. When Saints have won, it’s generally been thanks to the work of James Ward Prowse and Che Adams. Can the pair guideSaints to success here?
The latest squad news is that Brentford will be missing Ethan Pinnock, Sergi Canos, Saman Ghoddos, Frank Onyeka and Zanka. Southampton will be missing Valentino Livramento.
Sportsbook Play of the Day
Before continuing to read our EPL betting tips, you should know that Caesars Sportsbook is among the industry’s best, offering tons of promotions and a great signup bonus when using our promo code GAMEDAYCZR.
Read Chris Wassel’s Caesars Sportsbook review for more insight and get your welcome bonus below, or continue reading our analysis.
Moneyline Pick: Southampton (+230) at FanDuel
Bees are the favorite team according to the betting market. The club comes into this matchup with a recent win percentage of 50% in their last 10 games (five wins, four losses and one draw). In comparison, Saints have a win percentage of 16.67% (one win, three losses and two draws).
Brentford vs Southampton Betting Odds
- Moneyline: Southampton (+230), Brentford (+120)
- Spread: Brentford -0.5 (+113), Southampton 0.5 (-144)
- Over/Under: Under 2.5 Goals (-120), Over 2.5 Goals (-115)
You can find the best betting odds with our lines comparison feature.
Brentford vs Southampton Betting Trends
- Win-Loss record last 10 games: Brentford 5-4-1, Southampton 1-6-3
- Home/Road Splits: Brentford (11-17-7), Southampton (9-13-13)
- Head-To-Head: Brentford’s record is 1-4-4 in their last 9 matches against the Southampton
- Type of Match: League
Over/Under Pick: Under 2.5 Total Goals (-120) at BetMGM
Heading into this clash, Bees have averaged 1.3 goals per game over their last 10 matches while in comparison Saints recorded an average of 1.83 goals per game last month.
Spread Pick: Brentford -0.5 Goals (+113) at FanDuel
For the bet to be a winner, Brentford will need to win by the amount of the spread or more.