And Smith must score … 35 years on

Almost to the second. It was around 5.24pm on Saturday 21 May 1983 with the world watching on that Gordon Smith missed that glorious chance to win the FA Cup for Brighton and Hove Albion. Until last year´s fantastic promotion to the Premier League it was what Albion were best...
Posted On 21 May 2018 at 5:22 pm

Brighton & Hove Albion duo released

Albion have released stalwart midfielders Steve Sidwell and Liam Rosenior. Both joined the club during the Hughton era. Rosenior made 44 appearances for the club including a couple as captain. The full back has found first team appearances difficult to come by. He started his...
Posted On 15 May 2018 at 7:40 am

Brighton & Hove Albion finish 15th in the Premier League – as Liverpool end with a flourish

Liverpool 4 Brighton & Hove Albion 0 Albion were undone by Champions League hungry Liverpool as the Reds, especially Mo Salah, put on a show for the Anfield faithful. It was Salah who put Liverpool ahead in the 26th minute. And five minutes before half time after a lot of...
Posted On 13 May 2018 at 6:38 pm

Premier League Match Day 38 – Liverpool v Brighton & Hove Albion

Albion finish their first Premier League campaign away at Anfield this afternoon (Sunday 13 May). The hosts need just a point to secure Champions League qualification. Brighton’s record signing Jurgen Locadia starts for the Seagulls. Albion line up with what looks to be an...
Posted On 13 May 2018 at 2:26 pm

Albion lose at record-breaking Premier League champions

Manchester City 3 Brighton & Hove Albion 1 The Seagulls put up a good fight in a match of no significant consequence as Manchester City closed in on 100 Premier League points. Albion gave the champions a guard of honour as the teams came out. Danilo put City ahead on the...
Posted On 09 May 2018 at 10:12 pm

Oh what a night – Brighton & Hove Albion 1 Manchester United 0

Brighton & Hove Albion 1 Manchester United 0 Brighton and Hove Albion secured a second successive season in the Premier League with an emphatic win over Manchester United at the Amex Stadium. 21 years and 1 day since the Seagulls almost fell into oblivion at Hereford they...
Posted On 04 May 2018 at 11:00 pm

Half time with Hodges – Brighton & Hove Albion 0 Manchester United 0

Albion could claim to be slightly on top after David De Gea has been forced to make saves from long range efforts from Glenn Murray and Jose Izquierdo. Maty Ryan has looked assured in the Albion goal and Lewis Dunk blocked a Paul Pogba effort with his head. Anthony Knockaert has...
Posted On 04 May 2018 at 8:46 pm

Premier League Match Day 37 – Brighton & Hove Albion vs Manchester United

The one most Albion fans have been waiting for. Seagulls line up: Albion’s first home game against Manchester United since Beckham’s debut at the Goldstone in 1992. Albion boss Chris Hughton told Brighton and Hove News on Wednesday that Maty Ryan has had good...
Posted On 04 May 2018 at 7:08 pm

Ahead of Manchester United clash – Chris Hughton praises Albion’s excellent support

Brighton and Hove News caught up with Albion manager Chris Hughton on Wednesday lunchtime and the Seagulls boss was very complimentary about Albion fans. The Albion boss was aware just how long awaited and anticipated Friday night’s fixture against Manchester United is for...
Posted On 02 May 2018 at 10:47 pm

Big point for Brighton & Hove Albion as Premier League survival beckons

Burnley 0 Brighton & Hove Albion 0 The Seagulls and the Clarets played out a cagey goalless draw. The result was the same as when the two sides met before Christmas, with Brighton among only five clubs to have netted fewer times than Burnley in the Premier League this season....
Posted On 28 Apr 2018 at 5:54 pm