Should safe standing be introduced into English football

Tweet Stand up and be counted? No one will forget the people that died at Hillsborough on that fateful day in 1989 but are we ready to move on or is history a painful reminder we should be listening to? “We’ve taken so many steps forward so why do we want to go backwards?” Margaret Aspinall lost her 18-year-old son 28 years ago and now she is fighting to make sure no parent has to go through the same ordeal as she did. James Aspinall was one of 96 Liverpool…

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REPORT: Brighton 3-1 Coventry

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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