Brighton & Hove Albion stung by Hornets in season opener

Watford 2 Brighton & Hove Albion 0 A rather lacklustre Albion were comfortably beaten by Watford at Vicarage Road Two goals from Roberto Pereyra, one in each half, saw off the Seagulls. Albion had a few half chances in the match but failed to take them. And last...
Posted On 11 Aug 2018 at 6:56 pm

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

Albion trail at Vicarage Road after a Roberto Pereyra strike high into the net on 35 minutes. Another worrying sign for Albion was that the goal came from a corner that wasn’t cleared. Glenn Murray and Anthony Knockaert have had Albion’s best chances but clear...
Posted On 11 Aug 2018 at 3:54 pm

Brighton and Hove Albion sign Valencia defender Montoya

Brighton and Hove Albion have signed Valencia and former Barcelona and Inter Milan defender Martin Montoya. The Seagulls recruiting a player of such pedigree is a clear intention of the club’s desire and determination to consolidate their place in the Premier League...
Posted On 09 Aug 2018 at 7:01 pm

Albion Burn off rivals to sign defender – as Montoya rumours gain pace

Brighton and Hove Albion have signed 6ft 7in Wigan Athletic defender Dan Burn on a four-year contract. Albion were reported to have initially bid £3 million for the Latics skipper and to have raised their offer to £4 million – or even £5 million. The club have not disclosed the...
Posted On 09 Aug 2018 at 5:01 pm

Gross and Hemed score as Albion beat FC Nantes

Brighton & Hove Albion 2 FC Nantes 1 Albion won their final pre-season match of the season, with a hard-fought victory over French side FC Nantes. Tomer Hemed put the Albion in front after great work from Anthony Knockaert. The Seagulls has other good chances to increase...
Posted On 03 Aug 2018 at 9:55 pm

Brighton & Hove Albion – Baldock leaves as Zamora joins for a 4th spell

Brighton and Hove Albion striker Sam Baldock has left the club and joined last season’s Championship strugglers Reading. Baldock was Sami Hyypia’s first major signing back in 2014. Current Albion manager Chris Hughton said: “Sam has been a pleasure to work with during...
Posted On 30 Jul 2018 at 9:27 pm

Brighton and Hove Albion draw in pre-season friendly at Birmingham

Birmingham City 1 Brighton & Hove Albion 1 Albion scored a last-minute equaliser at St Andrew‘s with Yves Bissouma firing in a superb free kick. Maikel Keiftenbeld opened the scoring for Birmingham on the half hour in one of a few first-half chances. Former Albion keeper...
Posted On 28 Jul 2018 at 6:40 pm

Brighton and Hove Albion draw at Charlton

Charlton Athletic 1 Brighton & Hove Albion 1 Brighton and Hove Albion drew a pre-season friendly at the Valley. Pascal Gross put Albion in the lead just after half time after Glenn Murray’sshot was parried. Mouhamadou-Naby Sarr equalised for the Addicks before the end....
Posted On 24 Jul 2018 at 9:47 pm

Brighton and Hove Albion sign midfielder from French top flight

Brighton and Hove Albion have made their sixth signing of the close season with the capture of Malian midfielder Yves Bissouma on a five-year deal. Bissouma, 21, joins from top flight French club Lille who narrowly staved off relegation at the end of last season. Albion manager...
Posted On 17 Jul 2018 at 7:00 pm

Brighton and Hove Albion fasten goalkeeper position as they sign David Button

Brighton and Hove Albion have added Fulham and former Tottenham goalkeeper David Button to their ranks. Button signs for an undisclosed fee a few weeks after the club secured Jason Steele from League 1 Sunderland. Albion manager Chris Hughton said: “We’re delighted to bring a...
Posted On 16 Jul 2018 at 6:59 pm