Premier League: Brighton & Hove Albion overcomes Wolverhampton Wanderers 3-0

WOLVERHAMPTON. Brighton & Hove Albion was ultimately too good for Wolverhampton Wanderers.


WOLVERHAMPTON. Brighton & Hove Albion was after all too strong for Wolverhampton Wanderers with the goal of A. Mac Allister (42′ pen), L. Trossard (70′) and Y. Bissouma (86′).

A. Mac Allister missed a penalty (33′) for Brighton & Hove Albion.​

The match was played at the Molineux Stadium stadium in Wolverhampton on Saturday and it started at 3:00 pm local time. The referee was Simon Hooper who had the assistance of Stuart Burt and Derek Eaton. The 4th official was James Linington. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was pleasant around 15.6 degrees Celsius or 60.08 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 39%.​

Match Statistics

There wasn’t much of a difference in ball possession. Wolverhampton Wanderers was in possession of the ball for 49% of the time vs. Brighton & Hove Albion that controlled the ball for 51% of the time.

Brighton & Hove Albion was more aggressive with 52 dangerous attacks and 17 shots of which 9 were on target. Which is one of the reasons Brighton & Hove Albion won the match.​

Wolverhampton Wanderers shot 10 times, 1 on target, 9 off target. On the opposite side, Brighton & Hove Albion shot 17 times, 9 on target, 8 off target.


Wolverhampton Wanderers received 2 yellow cards (C. Coady and Hwang Hee-Chan). On the opposite side, Brighton & Hove Albion received 1 yellow card (L. Dunk).

After this match, Wolverhampton Wanderers will stay with 49 points to stay in the 8th place. On the opposite side, Brighton & Hove Albion will have 41 points to stay in the 11th place.

Match Events

  • 22'

    C. Coady

  • 33'

    A. Mac Allister

  • 42'

    A. Mac Allister (Penalty)

  • 46'

    P. Neto

    R. Neves

  • 47'

    R. Jimenez

    F. Silva

  • 53'


    N. Semedo

  • 60'

    M. Cucurella

  • 63'

    A. Webster

    E. Mwepu

  • 70'

    L. Trossard

  • 72'

    Hwang Hee-Chan

  • 86'

    Y. Bissouma

  • 88'

    T. Lamptey

    S. March

  • 89'

    P. Gross

    L. Trossard

Next match

In the upcoming Premier League match, Wolverhampton Wanderers will play away against Chelsea on the 7th of May with a 8-3 head to head stats in favor of Chelsea (3 draws).

Brighton & Hove Albion will host Manchester United on the 7th of May with a 8-2 head to head stats in favor of Manchester United (0 draws).

Wolverhampton Wanderers: Formation and Lineups

Wolverhampton Wanderers started with a 3-5-2 line-up (3-5-2).

The manager Bruno Miguel Silva do Nascimento chose to play with the following team: José Sá (7.2), Willy Boly (5.9), Conor Coady (6.4), Romain Saïss (5.8), Nélson Semedo (6.5), Rúben Neves (6.5), Leander Dendoncker (6.6), João Moutinho (6.8), Rayan Aït Nouri (6.8), Fábio Silva (6.2) and Hee-Chan Hwang (7.3).


Wolverhampton Wanderers made 3 changes: R. Neves for P. Neto (46′), F. Silva for R. Jimenez (47′) and N. Semedo for Jonny (53′).

Top player: Hee-Chan Hwang

Probably the most impressive player in Wolverhampton Wanderers was Hee-Chan Hwang.

His rating is (7.3) with 20 passes (85% accurate) and 2 key passes. He was won 7 duels out of 11.

Brighton & Hove Albion: Formation and Lineups

Brighton & Hove Albion started with a 3-4-2-1 line-up (3-4-2-1).

On the opposite side, Graham Potter played with: Robert Sánchez (6.9), Joël Veltman (6.8), Lewis Dunk (7.1), Marc Cucurella (7.2), Solly March (6.5), Yves Bissouma (7.3), Moisés Caicedo (7.8), Leandro Trossard (7.0), Enock Mwepu (7.1), Alexis Mac Allister (6.7) and Danny Welbeck (7.8).


Brighton & Hove Albion made 3 changes: E. Mwepu for A. Webster (63′), S. March for T. Lamptey (88′) and L. Trossard for P. Gross (89′).

Top player: Moisés Caicedo

The player who no doubt impressed Brighton & Hove Albion the most was Moisés Caicedo even if he didn’t score any goal.

His rating is (7.8) with 43 passes (93% accurate) and 2 key passes. He was won 8 duels out of 9.

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