Honours even – but Brighton & Hove Albion miss out on biggest honour so far

Crystal Palace 1 Brighton & Hove Albion 1 A superb Neal Maupay equaliser in the last minute of added time by gave Albion a draw over a shell-shocked Palace. But if Leandro Trossard hadn’t conceded a late first, Albion would have climbed from 92nd to 1st in English football in...
Posted On 27 Sep 2021 at 10:14 pm

Half time with Hodges – Crystal Palace 1 Brighton & Hove Albion 0

It’s not quite going to plan. Although Albion got back into the game midway through the half, Palace had the best chances and Robert Sanchez made more routine saves than his counterpart. Danny Welbeck and Adam Lallana have had Albion’s best chances while one-time Seagulls target...
Posted On 27 Sep 2021 at 8:57 pm

Premier League Match Day 6 – Crystal Palace v Brighton & Hove Albion

It’s one of the most anticipated fixtures in English football and it’s never come with a bigger prize. If Albion win this evening they are TOP of the Premier League. Yves Bissouma misses out through injury. Tariq Lamptey returns to the bench and Haydn Roberts is also among the...
Posted On 27 Sep 2021 at 7:17 pm

Brighton & Hove Albion: Beat Palace to go straight to the top of the Premier League

Albion have an opportunity to rise to heights never before experienced. If they beat Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park on Monday evening (27 September), they will be top of the Premier League. It would be a feat not previously achieved by the club at any time in its 120 year...
Posted On 25 Sep 2021 at 7:30 pm

Brighton & Hove Albion beat the Swans but draw the Foxes

Brighton & Hove Albion 2 Swansea City 0 The Seagulls progressed to the 4th round of the Carabao League Cup after two well-taken goals from Aaron Connolly. His first strike appeared to take a sizeable deflection off Swansea defender Brandon Cooper. His second was the result of...
Posted On 22 Sep 2021 at 10:49 pm

Half time with Hodges – Brighton & Hove Albion 2 Swansea City 0

Albion lead Swansea in the Carabao League Cup with both goals coming from a seemingly rejuvenated Aaron Connolly. The first was a deflected effort past Steven Benda and the second came after a sublime pass from Alexis Mac Allister. Connolly angled a drive into the bottom corner....
Posted On 22 Sep 2021 at 8:28 pm

Possibility of Albion’s first ever Amex penalty shoot out

Brighton and Hove Albion take on Swansea City in the Carabao League Cup tomorrow evening (Wednesday 22 September). And the match brings with it the possibility of the first ever Amex penalty shoot out – at least the first one involving the Seagulls. The first five rounds of this...
Posted On 21 Sep 2021 at 10:24 pm

VARy deserved – Brighton & Hove Albion beat Leicester to go 4th in Premier League

Brighton & Hove Albion 2 Leicester City 1 The Seagulls avenged two awful recent results against the Foxes with a scintillating and no doubt controversial win at the Amex. A minute’s applause was held for former England international Jimmy Greaves who died earlier in the day....
Posted On 19 Sep 2021 at 3:56 pm

Half time with Hodges – Brighton & Hove Albion 1 Leicester City 0

Albion lead through a hotly contested penalty that Neal Maupay scored after a handball by Jannik Vestergaard. Referee Stuart Attwell waved away Albion’s appeals at first and pointed to the spot only after consulting his assistant and VAR. Danny Welbeck and Adam Lallana have...
Posted On 19 Sep 2021 at 3:03 pm

Premier League Match Day 5 – Brighton & Hove Albion v Leicester City

Albion take on the Foxes at the Amex this afternoon (Sunday 19 September). Hopefully there will be a decent crowd behind the Seagulls despite the travel disruption faced by fans in Brighton and Hove. Danny Welbeck is due to start and Tariq Lamptey returns to the bench. A win...
Posted On 19 Sep 2021 at 1:18 pm