Arsenal 2-0 Brighton: Seagulls outgunned at the Emirates

Tweet by Adam Powers A wonderful team goal finished by Alex Iwobi sealed Arsenal a comfortable 2-0 win over Brighton & Hove Albion in Sunday’s lunchtime kick-off. The home side were quicker out the blocks and their pressure paid dividends in the 16th minute when left-centre-back Nacho Monreal drilled a loose, bobbling ball home from 12 yards, after a free-kick into the mixer from Granit Xhaka disorientated the Brighton defence. The away side complained the ball had gone out of play before Lacazette headed it back into danger, but referee…

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Comedy in Eastbourne: It’s No Laughing Matter

Tweet Joking around…it’s a serious business. We went into Eastbourne to find the jokers in the pack. Sam Hooley, 18, is an undergraduate student from the University of Brighton, currently studying Sports Coaching. “What has got two legs and bleeds?” James, our reporter, simply replies: “I don’t know.” Sam says “half a dog” with a smirk on his face. Sam fondly remembers seeing this joke in a Christmas cracker he received in 2012. This holiday period was particularly memorable for him as he received his first gaming console accompanied with…

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Discrimination Against Sports Stars: Guilty or Not?

Tweet By Jack Roots, Archie Griggs, Cameron Dale, Alex Nicolaou and Toby Oliver Professional sportspeople are constantly subjected to intense scrutiny from the public, pundits and fans. The high-profile nature of the job means that everything they do, even in their private life, is often broadcast to the world for the viewing pleasure of the general public. Recently, some of the world’s biggest stars including Wayne Rooney and Ben Stokes have come under fire for their antics off the field, which can threaten to jeopardise their status as role models…

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