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 started the match best and took the lead when Shane Duffy scored in the 10th minute, 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 found the net, with an assist by Yves Bissouma. The second half was goalless and the match ended with a 2-0 win for Brighton.

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

The last outing 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 play 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.