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

Brighton and Hove Albion sign Brazilian defender

Albion have signed their first ever Brazilian player as Bernardo Fernandes Da Silva Junior, known simply as “Bernardo”, joins the Seagulls from the German club RB Leipzig for an undisclosed fee. Albion manager Chris Hughton said: “We’re delighted to welcome Bernardo to the clu...
Posted On 05 Jul 2018 at 10:08 pm

Albion to take on Sporting Lisbon at the Amex in August

Albion will face Portuguese giants Sporting Lisbon at the Amex on Friday 3 August in a pre-season friendly. It will be the Seagulls’ final warm up game before the Premier League campaign starts against Watford on Sunday 12 August. The friendly will start at 7.45pm, with the...
Posted On 15 Jun 2018 at 2:22 pm

Brighton & Hove Albion kick off at Watford

The Seagulls have a trip to Vicarage Road on Saturday 11 August for the start of the 2018-19 Premier League season. Albion then host Manchester United the following weekend, with a trip to Anfield to face Liverpool a week later. Crystal Palace are due to visit the Amex on Tuesday...
Posted On 14 Jun 2018 at 9:10 am

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