Premier League Match Day 2 – Brighton and Hove Albion v Watford

The Seagulls will be looking to maintain their great start to the season as they play their first home match today (Saturday 21 August). Alexis Mac Allister and Adam Lallana are in the starting line up. Enock Mwepu and Steven Alzate drop to the bench from the starting line up at...
Posted On 21 Aug 2021 at 4:36 pm

Brighton & Hove Albion stun Burnley with second-half comeback

Burnley 1 Brighton & Hove Albion 2 Albion conceded after just two minutes but goals from Neal Maupay and Alexis Mac Allister ensured that the Seagulls came back to beat Burnley at Turf Moor. England defender James Tarowski put the hosts ahead just two minutes into the new...
Posted On 14 Aug 2021 at 5:01 pm

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

Let’s hope it’s not deja vu for the Albion. Burnley went in front after just two minutes, James Tarkowski’s header from an Ashley Westwood corner possibly the fastest goal the Albion have ever conceded at the start of the season. Neal Maupay, Yves Bissouma and Pascal Gross have...
Posted On 14 Aug 2021 at 4:00 pm

Premier League Match Day 1 – Burnley v Brighton & Hove Albion

The Seagulls start their historic fifth Premier League season at Turf Moor and line up as follows; Enock Mwepu makes his debut for the club and Shane Duffy is a surprise starter. Florin Andone is among the substitutes, as is Taylor Richards,  but  there is no place for Percy Tau....
Posted On 14 Aug 2021 at 2:17 pm

5 things to crow about as the Seagulls prepare to kick-off their new Premier League season

1) It is of course an unprecedented fifth consecutive season in the top flight. Albion’s previous tenure in the top flight in England lasted four seasons from 1979 to 1983. 2 In fact the Seagulls have now been out of the bottom two tiers for the longest period ever. This the...
Posted On 14 Aug 2021 at 8:29 am

Brighton and Hove Albion sign young Japanese star Mitoma

Brighton and Hove Albion have confirmed the signing of Japan international Kaoru Mitoma on a four-year-contract on undisclosed terms from J1 League team Kawasaki Frontale. He will spend the 2021-22 season on loan with Belgian first division side Royal Union Saint-Gilloise and...
Posted On 10 Aug 2021 at 9:00 am

Getafe beat Brighton and Hove Albion in front of 7,000 fans at the Amex

Brighton & Hove Albion 0 Getafe 2 A full strength Albion lost to La Liga minnows Getafe in front of 7,091 fans at the Amex. A goal in each half from Eric Cabaco and David Timor with a well-taken free kick gave the European visitors a victory that was a little harsh on the...
Posted On 07 Aug 2021 at 9:07 pm

Brighton & Hove Albion beat the Hatters

Luton Town 1 Brighton & Hove Albion 3 Albion beat Nathan Jones’s Luton Town at Kenilworth Road, with goals from Aaron Connolly, Enock Mwepu and Percy Tau. Albion gave a run out to most squad members although both Lewis Dunk and Danny Welbeck missed the match. The Seagulls...
Posted On 31 Jul 2021 at 5:28 pm

White out of the blue – Brighton & Hove Albion defender completes Arsenal move

Perhaps the worst-kept secret in English football is out – Ben White has completed his move to Arsenal for a club record transfer fee received, reported to be £50 million. The 23-year-old England defender has joined the Gunners on undisclosed terms, signing a long-term deal at...
Posted On 30 Jul 2021 at 4:03 pm

Brighton & Hove Albion held by Rangers in pre-season friendly at Ibrox

Glasgow Rangers 0 Brighton & Hove Albion 0 Albion fought out a goalless draw with Scottish champions Rangers in front of 8,500 fans at Ibrox. Graham Potter fielded the majority of his squad plus a selection of under-23s. Dutch keeper Kjell Scherpen was among the notable...
Posted On 24 Jul 2021 at 7:36 pm