Brighton 1-0 Everton – Match Report

Tweet Jurgen Locadia’s second-half strike was the only goal that separated the two sides at the Amex as Brighton won their first match since the beginning of December.   Marco Silva’s Everton, who were favourites heading into the match, will be hugely disappointed to come away with nothing, especially having hit the woodwork on two occasions.   The first 10 minutes saw neither side create anything of note, with both teams trying to get a feel for the game. Everton’s threat looked likely to come down their left side.  …

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Brighton 1-2 Chelsea – Match Report

Tweet Two goals were enough for Chelsea as Eden Hazard masterminded Chelsea’s win against Brighton at the Amex stadium. Hazard assisted one and scored the other, despite Brighton’s late comeback, to put them in fourth place and three points clear of Arsenal. 17 – Eden Hazard has been directly involved in more Premier League goals this season (17 in 16 apps) than he was in the whole of last season (16 in 34 apps). Evolved. pic.twitter.com/RsYVl9zuuR — OptaJoe (@OptaJoe) December 16, 2018 It was a staggered start for the home…

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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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