Brighton claimed a comfortable win at home against Watford in the Premier League. The match finished 2-0 (2-0) after goals from Shane Duffy and Neal Maupay.

Brighton started the match best and took the 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 netted, with an assist by Yves Bissouma. The second half was goalless and the match ended with a 2-0 win for Brighton.

Brighton have six points while Watford have three after two rounds of fixtures.

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

After this game 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.