Heartbreak in final minute for Brighton and Hove Albion

Tottenham Hotspur 1 Brighton & Hove Albion 0 Albion lost narrowly to Spurs as a goal on 88 minutes from Christian Eriksen eluded Maty Ryan. Tottenham will have never celebrated a goal against Brighton and Hove Albion more vigorously. The Seagulls had defended just as stoutly...

Half time with Hodges – Tottenham Hotspur 0 Brighton & Hove Albion 0

Albion are holding Spurs here at the New White Hart Lane and are halfway to an  unlikely point. Florin Andone looked like he could have had a penalty as his mazy run  from his own half took him to the Spurs penalty area where he appeared to have been hauled down. At the other end...
Posted On 23 Apr 2019 at 8:42 pm

5 things we sat up all night pondering as Brighton & Hove Albion lose at home to Cardiff and stare Premier League relegation in the face

1) How it came to this? Surely a humiliating 5-0 home defeat shouldn’t under any circumstances be followed by a further home defeat to your only relegation rivals four days later. 2) Our stat about Cardiff not winning a top-flight match by more than two goals since 1956...
Posted On 17 Apr 2019 at 7:55 am

Nightmare in progress – Brighton & Hove Albion are outmuscled, outplayed and freefalling out of the Premier League

Brighton & Hove Albion 0 Cardiff City 2 Tony Bloom will have a restless night’s sleep and a decision to make. As an expert card player, does he now stick or twist? Albion have run out of ideas. Chris Hughton, it appears, cannot motivate his squad any longer. Hughton has...
Posted On 16 Apr 2019 at 9:44 pm

Half time with Hodges – Brighton & Hove Albion 0 Cardiff City 1

Albion trail to relegation rivals Cardiff after Nathaniel Mendez-Laing scored a screamer on 22 minutes. He started the move in Cardiff’s half and brought the ball some way up the pitch before a one-two with Oumar Niasse. Albion have offered very little again and have not had a...
Posted On 16 Apr 2019 at 8:40 pm

Premier League Match Day 31 Brighton & Hove Albion vs Cardiff City – all change

Chris Hughton makes wholesale changes to his starting line up as Bruno, Pascal Gross and Ali Jahanbakash all make the starting eleven. Yves Bissouma and Martin Montoya are dropped from the squad after the 5-0 thrashing by Bournemouth on Saturday (13 April). Glenn Murray again...
Posted On 16 Apr 2019 at 7:12 pm

Five goals named woe – Brighton & Hove Albion 0 Bournemouth 5

Albion suffered humiliation as they succumbed to their heaviest ever defeat at the Amex. In fact the Albion were on top until Shane Duffy, who was playing far further forward than he should have been, played an ambitious ball that was easily intercepted by former Albion player...
Posted On 13 Apr 2019 at 8:36 pm

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

The Cherries lead through a Dan Gosling goal after Shane Duffy gave the ball away and appeared to jar his knee in the process. Albion have had the majority of the possession but few chances on goal.
Posted On 13 Apr 2019 at 4:03 pm

Premier League Match Day 34 Brighton & Hove Albion vs Bournemouth

Jurgen Locadia and Florin Andone both start up front for Albion as Glenn Murray drops to the bench. But there is still no place for the fit-again Pascal Gross.
Posted On 13 Apr 2019 at 2:33 pm

Brighton & Hove salute the Albion – Brighton & Hove Albion 0 Manchester City 1

Brighton & Hove Albion 0 Manchester City 1 Albion lost an FA Cup semi-final for the first time in the club’s history. A Gabriel Jesus goal after just three minutes put City through to the final. Brighton didn’t suffer a thrashing though and took the game to City....
Posted On 06 Apr 2019 at 8:28 pm