Former Brighton and Hove Albion trialist goes into Celebrity jungle

Former Brighton and Hove Albion reserve trialist Ian Wright arrived in the Australian jungle for the start of I’m A Celebrity this evening (Sunday 17 November). But many will be unaware of the former Arsenal and England striker’s Hove nightmare in 1984. Wright came on trial at...
Posted On 17 Nov 2019 at 9:57 pm

Brighton & Hove Albion come a Propper at Old Trafford

Manchester United 3 Brighton & Hove Albion 1 Albion lost out in a unique situation at Old Trafford. The Seagulls were six places ahead of United in the Premier League at kick off. No team that has ever occupied 92nd place in the Football League has ever been as high. A goal...
Posted On 10 Nov 2019 at 4:30 pm

Premier League Match Day 12 – Manchester United v Brighton & Hove Albion

Eighth place Albion take on 14th place Manchester United at Old Trafford where a win could take the Seagulls just outside the Champions League places. Albion line up almost unchanged, with Shane Duffy replacing the injured Adam Webster. Leandro Trossard has been preferred to...
Posted On 10 Nov 2019 at 1:29 pm

Five random things we’ll write about to emphasise Brighton & Hove Albion are SIX places ahead of Manchester United prior to Sunday’s Premier League clash at Old Trafford

1) Brighton and Hove Albion are eighth in Premier League. Manchester United are fourteenth. Albion are six places ahead. On the equivalent date in 1999, United were 77 places ahead. 2) In the past seven years there has been an approximate 67 per cent drop in middle-aged men and...
Posted On 09 Nov 2019 at 7:19 pm

Bootiful result as Brighton & Hove Albion win ugly

Brighton and Hove Albion 2 Norwich City 0 Albion beat Norwich by two goals but could have won by a hatful. Norwich looked nervous and vulnerable in defence as Aaron Connolly got the better of Ben Godfrey but dragged his shot wide. Steve Alzate then strode through the Canaries...
Posted On 02 Nov 2019 at 8:06 pm

Half time with Hodges – Brighton & Hove Albion 0 Norwich City 0

Albion can consider themselves unlucky not to be in front. Steve Alzate saw his shot cannon back off Norwich keeper Tim Krul’s leg. Alzate then vollyed just wide with Krul stranded. Neal Maupay has had a couple of efforts go wide and was involved in a goal-mouth scramble that saw...
Posted On 02 Nov 2019 at 4:00 pm

Premier League Match Day 11 – Brighton & Hove Albion v Norwich City

Brighton and Hove Albion line up unchanged from last week’s win against Everton although Shane Duffy and Aaron Mooy return to the bench. Today is Albion’s remembrance match and Royal British Legion Standard Bearers led the teams out.
Posted On 02 Nov 2019 at 2:59 pm

VAR out man – Albion come from behind to beat Everton

Brighton & Hove Albion 3 Everton 2 Albion won a five-goal thriller with a little help from the guys in Stockley Park. Pascal Gross put the Seagulls in front on 15 minutes as his free kick eluded Jordan Pickford. Just ten minutes later Everton were level as Adam Webster headed...
Posted On 26 Oct 2019 at 5:46 pm

Half time with Hodges – Brighton & Hove Albion 1 Everton 1

Albion are level with Everton after taking the lead against the Toffeemen at the Amex. Pascal Gross scored a great free kick on the quarter hour to put the Seagulls in front. Richarlison equalised for Everton with a header from a corner ten minutes later. Later in the half Maty...
Posted On 26 Oct 2019 at 3:51 pm

Villa on Targett as Albion beaten in last minute

Aston Villa 2 Brighton & Hove Albion 1 Albion fell at the final hurdle as Matt Targett scored a winner for the home side deep into time added on. It started so well for the Seagulls as Adam Webster put the Albion in front with his first goal for the club. However, on 35...
Posted On 19 Oct 2019 at 5:42 pm