Missing your Ex(pected Goals): Investigating Brighton’s Big Chance Enigma

Twenty-Eight. That’s the number of big chances Brighton have missed this calendar year, having failed to even test a statistically horrific Kepa on Monday night; Lewis Dunk headed wide in-front of an empty North Stand, whilst Neal Maupay and Aaron Connolly both failed to connect convincingly to crosses which, combined, generated 0.5 Expected Goals (xG).