Crawley Town 0 Brighton & Hove Albion 1
An Albion team largely made up of U23 players dispatched League 2 Crawley Town at the People’s Pension Stadium.
New signing Taylor Richards scored from the spot in the 84th minute.
Tomer Hemed and another new signing Matt Clarke also played in the match.
The Seagulls take on Fulham at Aldershot Town’s stadium later today (Saturday 20 July).
Seagulls midfielder Anthony Knockaert is expected to join the Cottagers in a £15 million deal in the next few days.