5 things we found out from Graham Potter and Paul Barber’s press conference

Albion boss Graham Potter and chief executive Paul Barber gave some insight as to how Brighton and Hove Albion are coping with the coronavirus. 1) Striker Glenn Murray isn’t too keen on playing behind closed doors. Graham Potter said: “Football is better with supporters but we...
Posted On 26 Mar 2020 at 10:59 pm

Hove dogs to race on – behind closed doors

Hove Greyhound Stadium is set to become one of the few British sporting venues permitted to operate. The government has again clamped down on social interaction as the coronavirus crises deepens. So from Monday (23 March) the Nevill Road stadium will race on Tuesday and Wednesday...
Posted On 20 Mar 2020 at 7:52 pm

Brighton Marathon postponed until September

The Brighton Marathon has been postponed until September as concerns grow about the coronavirus outbreak. The race was due to be run on Sunday 19 April – the main event in a busy weekend for organisers, runners, spectators and others. But the organisers said that, with a heavy...
Posted On 13 Mar 2020 at 7:18 pm

Arsenal football match in Brighton postponed after manager goes down with coronavirus

Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta has been confirmed as having the coronavirus days before the north London club was due to play Brighton and Hove Albion at the Amex stadium. The Arsenal first team squad has gone into isolation and the game has become the first Premier League match to be...
Posted On 12 Mar 2020 at 10:43 pm

Albion earn another big point at Wolves

Wolverhampton Wanderers 0 Brighton & Hove Albion 0 By Tim Hodges from Molineux The Seagulls earned what could be a crucial point come May, but only had one shot on target in the entire match. Albion dominated the later stages with Alexis Mac Allister looking lively on his...
Posted On 07 Mar 2020 at 5:46 pm

Premier League Match Day 29 – Wolverhampton Wanderers v Brighton & Hove Albion

Alex Mac Allister makes his first appearance in the squad and Glenn Murray remains on the bench. Albion will want to maintain their impressive record against Wolves as they look to pull away from the Premier League relagation zone.    
Posted On 07 Mar 2020 at 2:12 pm

So how did a Crystal Palace fan smuggle a smoke bomb into the Amex?

1) It happened in 2017 and 2018 and was even worse on Saturday. Not a local quiz question, just a concern as to how a Crystal Palace fan was able to get a smoke bomb into the Amex?  Home fans are forbidden to enter the stadium with caps on bottle tops, thermos flasks and in some...
Posted On 01 Mar 2020 at 9:52 am

Not good enough! Albion lose at home to Palace again

Brighton and Hove Albion 0 Crystal Palace 1 Albion lost a vital match at home to Crystal Palace simply because they cannot stick the ball in the net. When Solly March tamely found the side netting after Leandro Trossard fired a superb cross along the six-yard box the writing was...
Posted On 29 Feb 2020 at 2:26 pm

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

The teams are level at the break but it was Albion who have had the best chance so far as Leandro Trossard broke and crossed for Solly March who fired into the side netting from six yards out. Neither keeper has had a big save to make. An incident between Ezequiel Schelotto and...
Posted On 29 Feb 2020 at 1:23 pm

Premier League Match Day 28 – Brighton & Hove Albion v Crystal Palace

Albion take on the old enemy in the first ever Saturday fixture between the teams at the Amex. Martin Montoya returns at full back, with Neal Maupay up front on his own. Glenn Murray drops to the bench. There is still no place for January additions Alexis Mac Allister or Tariq Lamptey.
Posted On 29 Feb 2020 at 11:41 am