Brighton & Hove Albion v Coventry City Match Report

Tweet Jack Kinnersley reports from The Amex Stadium. When you think about who might be the Premier League manager of the year, it’s fair to assume Pep Guardiola is likely to get it but how close would Chris Hughton be if he keeps the Seagulls in the league coupled with a place in the quarter-final of the FA Cup? The three divisions that separate Brighton and Coventry was clear to see. The visitors had their moments but ultimately it could have been more than 3-1 for the hosts. Jurgen Locadia,…

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Brighton 0-0 Crystal Palace

Tweet The rivalry all kicked off when former Brighton manager Alan Mullery threw change at the Palace supporters after the game shouting “that’s what you’re worth” in 1982. Cut to 2017 and the atmosphere is fiery. Firecrackers, flares, you name it in the Palace end. And the Seagulls volleyed back some vulgar language in return. Pure hatred. The game lacked any thrust though and it was a poor goalless draw. Matt Ryan pulled off a cracking double save – similar to his double save at Old Trafford on the weekend…

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Brighton 1-0 Newcastle: Seagulls stamp their authority on Toon Army

Tweet Tomer Hemed’s second goal of the season was enough for Brighton to beat fellow newly-promoted side Newcastle 1-0 at the Amex stadium. Rafael Benitez’s side did the double over the Seagulls last season in the Championship and the hosts were hoping to get revenge. The visitors forced the first save of the game when Matt Richie floated a corner to the edge of the box to Mikel Merino who’s left-footed half- volley was palmed away by Matt Ryan in the third minute. Chris Hughton’s side fought back moments later…

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