Brighton 3-1 Crystal Palace – Match Report

Tweet Three first-half goals gave 10-man Brighton the victory against Crystal Palace in an incident-packed derby at the Amex Stadium. Both teams came into the game on a high, yet it was the home side who came out triumphant and now sit tenth in the Premier League, nine points clear of their rivals. We had to wait until after quarter of an hour when Palace had the first opportunity of the match. Patrick van Aanholt found himself in acres of space down the left hand side, who then cut the…

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5 Key Moments: Brighton and Hove Albion 3 – 1 Crystal Palace

Tweet Penalty to Brighton  After some poor defensive communication in the box, James McArthur was forced to lunge in and clear the ball but referee Kevin Friend deemed that the Scottish international had fouled Jose Izquierdo and awarded the home side a spot-kick. Having been restored to the line-up after being rested for the weekend, it was Glenn Murray who stepped up and duly dispatched the penalty against his former club to give them the lead.   Duffy see’s red  With the game being a derby, there was always the…

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Brighton 1-1 Leicester City: Key Moments

Tweet Jamie Vardy snatched two points away from Brighton as ten-man Leicester walked away from The Amex with a point. Schmeichel Save Beram Kayal has been one of Brightons most impressive performers this season and showed his worth here, dispossessing Jonny Evans before eventually getting the ball back to force a good save from Kasper Schmeichel. Murray’s 101 The veteran can’t stop scoring at the moment! The 35-year-old made a darting run to the front post to meet a corner with a powerful header with just under quarter of an…

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The World Cup Hipster XI

Tweet GK: Fernando Muslera (URY) Muslera is an incredibly gifted technical goalkeeper and has built up a reputation for making stunning reaction saves. This tournament places him in the shop window and it’s about time that he left Turkey. LB: Ludwig Augustinsson (SWE) Sweden have formed a reputation of having an organised and resilient defence, but in the form of Augustinsson they’re handed a fantastic attacking outlet with rapid acceleration and a dangerous delivery. CB: Fabian Schar (SWI) The 26-year-old centre-back has proven to be an incredible signing for Deportivo…

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