Albion lose vital fixture – as congestion builds up at the bottom

AFC Bournemouth 3 Brighton & Hove Albion 1 Albion lost a relegation six-pointer at the Vitality Stadium. Harry Wilson put the Cherries ahead 10 minutes before the break. Minutes later Pascal Gross scored an own goal to double Bournemouth’s advantage. Callum Wilson made it...
Posted On 21 Jan 2020 at 10:29 pm

Premier League Match Day 24 – AFC Bournemouth v Brighton & Hove Albion

Pascal Gross returns to the starting line up at the Vitality Stadium as Brighton take on Bournemouth. Solly March returns to the bench as Albion look for a win in this vital six-pointer. March is joined on the bench by Aaron Connolly and Leandro Trossard. Ali Jahanbakhsh, who...
Posted On 21 Jan 2020 at 7:08 pm

Albion throw away lead again – but Bloom doesn’t need to spend £££s just maybe save a Florin

Brighton & Hove Albion 1 Aston Villa 1 The Seagulls dropped points from a winning position for the sixth time this season and now face two huge encounters in Bournemouth and Watford. Albion looked laboured and toothless upfront, with Neal Maupay and Aaron Connolly simply too...
Posted On 18 Jan 2020 at 6:18 pm

Half time with Hodges – Brighton & Hove Albion 1 Aston Villa 0

Albion have a vital lead against Aston Villa after Leandro Trossard scored on 37 minutes. Jack Grealish had looked good for Villa although former Liverpool goalkeeper Pepe Reina, making his debut, has looked nervy at times for the visitors.
Posted On 18 Jan 2020 at 3:54 pm

Premier League Match Day 23 – Brighton & Hove Albion v Aston Villa

The two Aarons – Mooy and Connolly – return to Albion’s starting line up for the home match against Aston Villa today (Saturday 18 January). Steve Alzate looks like he will start as a wing back. Albion haven’t beaten Villa since 1980. The penultimate league meeting...
Posted On 18 Jan 2020 at 2:09 pm

Brighton & Hove Albion lose narrowly at Everton – but again VAR benefits the Seagulls

Everton 1 Brighton & Hove Albion 0 Albion lost to a 38th minute Richarlison goal and again benefited from two VAR decisions. Lewis Dunk was adjudged not to have fouled Theo Walcott early in the first half. And midway through the second half the men at Stockley Park concluded...
Posted On 11 Jan 2020 at 5:46 pm

Half time with Hodges – Everton 1 Brighton & Hove Albion 0

The Toffees lead the Seagulls after Richarlison scores on 38 minutes. Albion escaped conceding a penalty after Lewis Dunk appeared to trip Theo Walcott. The Seagulls had few chances to score in the first half. Dunk had an early effort from a corner.
Posted On 11 Jan 2020 at 4:10 pm

Albion out of the FA Cup

Brighton & Hove Albion 0 Sheffield Wednesday 1 It was the Owls v the Pussycats all over again as Albion – FA Cup semi-finalists last season – bow out at the first stage of this season’s competition in the 3rd round. Graham Potter made a few changes and introduced...
Posted On 04 Jan 2020 at 7:59 pm

FA Cup 3rd round – Albion name strong side but Murray’s absence speaks volumes

Albion have named a fairly strong starting line up including Dale Stephens and Neal Maupay to face Sheffield Wednesday at the Amex today (Saturday 4 January). However, Glenn Murray is absent from the squad amid speculation that the veteran striker is on his way out on loan. David...
Posted On 04 Jan 2020 at 2:14 pm

Brighton & Hove Albion are head over heels with first ever league point against Chelsea

Brighton & Hove Albion 1 Chelsea 1 A spectacular overhead kick from the rejuvenated Alireza Jahanbakhsh saw Albion fight back to gain a hugely creditable draw with Chelsea. In the process the club gained a first ever point against the west Londoners. The kick-off was slightly...
Posted On 01 Jan 2020 at 2:32 pm