The Data: Brighton’s Duffy scuppers Watford

Brighton won 2-0 (2-0) at home to Watford in the Premier League. Shane Duffy and Neal Maupay scored one goal each for Brighton.

Brighton took an early lead when Shane Duffy found the net after 10 minutes, with an assist by Pascal Gross, making it 0-1.

The team increased the lead to 2-0 just before the half-time whistle as Neal Maupay scored, with an assist by Yves Bissouma. The teams were unable to score in the second half and the game ended with a 2-0 win for Brighton.

After two games, Brighton have six points while Watford have three.

The last match between the teams ended in a 1-1 draw, with Brighton at home in February 2020.

In the next games in the Premier League, Brighton will take on Everton (home) on 2021-08-28, Brentford (away) on 2021-09-11 and Leicester (home) on 2021-09-19. Watford play Tottenham (away) on 2021-08-29, Wolverhampton (home) on 2021-09-11 and Norwich City (away) on 2021-09-18.