Referee who ‘pushed’ Brighton & Hove Albion towards FA Cup Final passes away

Trelford Mills, the Barnsley-based official who disallowed two Newcastle United goals in the 1983 FA Cup third round replay at St James’ Park, has died aged 77. Mr Mills ruled that fouls had occurred before, first, Imrie Varadi and then Kevin Keegan had equalised Pet...
Posted On 15 Jun 2019 at 2:38 pm

Premier League 2019-20: Albion kick off at Watford again and finish at Burnley

The Seagulls will again start their Premier League campaign at Watford on Saturday 10 August. They then have two home games against West Ham and Southampton, before ending August away at champions Manchester City. Albion take on Spurs at White Hart Lane on Boxing Day and...
Posted On 13 Jun 2019 at 9:12 am

Rumours of Valencia followed by Manchester United away are a far cry from Scunthorpe and Walsall as Albion await official fixture release

As Brighton and Hove Albion fans eagerly await the publication of the 2019-20 Premier League fixtures – due out at 9am tomorrow (Thursday 13 June) the usual social media rumour mill is in operation. Speculation is that the Seagulls will visit Old Trafford for the big kick...
Posted On 12 Jun 2019 at 7:51 am

Brighton and Hove Albion appoint Graham Potter as head coach

Graham Potter has been appointed Brighton and Hove Albion’s new head coach with immediate effect, having agreed a four-year contract. He is the first manager Albion have appointed since December 2014. He joins after a year with Swansea City, who he guided to a tenth-place finish...
Posted On 20 May 2019 at 5:15 pm

Manchester City win the Premier League at the Amex

Brighton & Hove Albion 1 Manchester City 4 For a few seconds Albion held the attention of the football world when on 27 minutes Glenn Murray headed in Anthony Knockaert’s corner. But less than 60 seconds later City were level as Sergio Aguero slotted in the equaliser at Maty...
Posted On 12 May 2019 at 7:19 pm

Premier League Match Day 38 – Brighton & Hove Albion v Manchester City – The Title Decider

With the eyes of the world on the Amex Albion line up – Ryan; Bruno, Duffy, Dunk, Bernardo; Knockaert, Kayal, Bissouma, Jahanbakhsh, Gross; Murray Bruno makes is last Albion appearance as captain as Albion attempt to deny Manchester City the Premier League title.
Posted On 12 May 2019 at 2:14 pm

6 things you may not know about Brighton & Hove Albion and Manchester City

As Albion take on Manchester City at the Amex in what is possibly the most eagerly anticipated football match in the world today, we look back at the history between the Seagulls and City. 1) In the very late 1970s and early 1980s Albion thrashed City twice scoring four goals in...
Posted On 12 May 2019 at 9:27 am

Ticket off – Brighton & Hove Albion’s final fixture set to be one of the most anticipated in the club’s history

Ten years ago the Albion finished their League 1 season needing to beat Stockport County to avoid relegation back to the bottom tier. This Sunday (12 May) the club will be doing their best to to avoid defeat and trying to ensure Manchester City don’t win the Premier League title,...
Posted On 07 May 2019 at 7:45 am

Bang on – Brighton & Hove Albion dent the Gunners’ Champions League hopes

Arsenal 1 Brighton & Hove Albion 1 A Glenn Murray penalty on the hour restored parity to a Pierre Emerick-Aubameyang spot-kick after nine minutes. It was only the second point that Albion have taken from Arsenal in the league at either Highbury or the Emirates in the...
Posted On 05 May 2019 at 6:42 pm

Brighton & Hove Albion as safe as houses. Premier League status confirmed

Albion will play Premier League football again next season as arch-rivals Crystal Palace beat Cardiff City in the Welsh capital. Palace won 3-2, with Cardiff scoring in the last minute to reduce the arrears but it wasn’t enough to save them. For once – if only between...
Posted On 04 May 2019 at 7:39 pm