5 random things we looked back on after Brighton & Hove Albion drew with Everton

1) Betty Turpin’s son Bill Kenwright was at the Amex. The Theatre impresario and Toffees chairman took the lift up to the directors lounge. 2) We also hear that Sky Sports News presenter Jim White was also in attendance – our sources tell us that he didn’t take...
Posted On 16 Oct 2017 at 10:36 am

Bruno pays the penalty as Rooney snatches late point for Everton at the Amex

Brighton & Hove Albion 1 Everton 1 After a lacklustre start the Albion came agonisingly close to victory over Everton only for England legend Wayne Rooney to roll home a last-minute penalty after Bruno Saltor fouled Phil Jagielka. Albion were pegged back by Ronald...
Posted On 15 Oct 2017 at 7:08 pm

Half time with Hodges – Brighton & Hove Albion 0 Everton 0 

The first half ended goalless as Albion host Everton at the Amex. Aside from an Idrissa Gueye effort that was well saved by Matt Ryan and a Leighton Baines goal-line clearance from Lewis Dunk after the defender pounced on a loose ball, neither team has come close to scoring....
Posted On 15 Oct 2017 at 2:23 pm

Premier League Match Day 8 – Brighton & Hove Albion v Everton – Rooney and Murray both start 

Albion and Everton meet for the first time in over 34 years today (Sunday 15 October). Glenn Murray returns to the starting line up for Brighton. And the former Manchester United and England legend Wayne Rooney starts for Everton. Albion: Ryan; Bruno, Dunk, Duffy, Suttner;...
Posted On 15 Oct 2017 at 12:46 pm

Hove dogs look set to swap Sunday lunchtime for Tuesday afternoons

Hove Greyhound Stadium look likely to take over the Tuesday BAGS (Bookmakers Afternoon Greyhound Service) slot from January and no longer race on Sunday lunchtimes. The track which celebrates its 90th year in 2018, will still also stage a Thursday evening BAGS card from 6:28...
Posted On 14 Oct 2017 at 8:22 pm

Outgunned but not disgraced – Seagulls show some resilience at the Emirates

Arsenal 2 Brighton & Hove Albion 0  Albion put up a good show against the might of Arsenal but were undone by some world class players as they succumbed to their third away defeat of the season. Alexandre Lacazette smacked a thumping drive against Maty Ryan’s post...
Posted On 01 Oct 2017 at 6:05 pm

Half time with Hodges – Arsenal 1 Brighton & Hove Albion 0

After a frantic start which saw a rasping drive from Alexandre Lacazette hit the post after just three minutes Albion have come back into the game.  Former Seagulls loan target Nacho Monreal put the Gunners in front after Shane Duffy cleared another effort from Lacazette off...
Posted On 01 Oct 2017 at 12:55 pm

Robins Nursery boss to open her doors in Hove after Cbabiesafe devastated by fire

After news that a fire has badly damaged the Cbabiesafe nursery in Palmeria Avenue, Hove, Heather Johns, the manager of Robins nursery, has offered a free week of child care to parents of the children unable to attend the fire-damaged property. Mrs Johns told Brighton and Hove...
Posted On 01 Oct 2017 at 11:45 am

Albion bring Bong back for Arsenal match and Izquierdo makes full debut

Brighton and Hove Albion look to beat Arsenal for the first time since September 1982. Gaetan Bong comes in at full back and Jose Izquierdo makes his full debut. Ryan; Bruno Duffy Dunk Bong; Stephens Propper March Brown; Izquierdo.
Posted On 01 Oct 2017 at 11:22 am

Albion suffer striker setback as Hemed set to serve retrospective three-match ban

Brighton and Hove Albion striker Tomer Hemed will serve a three-match ban for an alleged stamp on Newcastle’s DeAndre Yedlin in the final minute of the Seagulls  1-0 win on Sunday. The incident went largely unnoticed at the time but was exacerbated by the claims of an NBC...
Posted On 27 Sep 2017 at 9:11 pm