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Managerial News
Why Brighton must keep faith with Graham Potter
19:01 Tuesday 3rd March 2020

Since winning their first-ever promotion to the Premier League in 2017, Brighton & Hove Albion have clung to the top tier by a hair’s breadth. But there’s a huge question mark over their continued stay in the elite division.…

Premier League
Does Adam Webster define the contemporary centre-back?
08:01 Saturday 29th February 2020

Adam Webster arrived in the Premier League last summer when Brighton matched their club-record transfer fee, paying Bristol City £20 million. He'd been with the Robins for a single season, coming over from Ipswich Town. He made 45…

Non League
Are Worthing equipped for promotion?
19:00 Friday 31st January 2020

With 16 games remaining in their Isthmian Premier campaign, Worthing's position is such that winning the title and promotion to the National League South are a distinct possibility. The Mackerel Men are five points clear of their…

Premier League
Why Brighton must secure Aaron Mooy's future
12:00 Sunday 5th January 2020

Aaron Mooy's importance to Brighton has been summed up over the past few weeks, with the Australian coming up big over the hectic Christmas period. With six minutes left on the clock during the home game against AFC Bournemouth, Mooy's…

Premier League
Alireza Jahanbakhsh rising to the challenge for Brighton
08:01 Saturday 4th January 2020

Much was expected from Alireza Jahanbakhsh when he moved to Brighton in 2018. The Iranian turned heads in the Eredivisie when he emerged as the greatest talent of the season alongside Memphis Depay in 2013/14. He went on to become the…

Reviews
Book Review: On This Day
19:01 Tuesday 3rd December 2019

To comprehensively bind a football club's entire history within a single book can be overwhelming not just for the writer but the reader as well. Even the most fanatical supporters of Britain’s oldest clubs may balk when presented…

Premier League
How high can Brighton's Seagulls fly?
12:01 Saturday 17th August 2019

In the 2018/19 campaign, Brighton & Hove Albion narrowly avoided relegation. It's fair to say the South Coast side went backwards during their second season back in the top flight. Hence why I felt the decision to sack Chris Hughton…

Premier League
2019/20 Brighton Premier League preview
17:01 Sunday 4th August 2019

Finishing a scary 17th, just two points above the dreaded drop, Brighton & Hove Albion came mightily close to losing their two-year Premier League status in 2018/19. Their miraculous survival, unfortunately (for him anyway) didn’t…

Transfers
What will Belgian top-tier stars bring to Premier League squads?
17:01 Wednesday 3rd July 2019

Players who emerge from the Belgian First Division A are often quite expensive. Premier League clubs don’t mind paying. They cough out on the price-tag because such prospects could prove to be worth their weight in gold.…

Premier League
Can the 2019/20 Premier League's English managers forge success?
12:00 Wednesday 19th June 2019

It’s been a while, but England is making a comeback in the Premier League. Perhaps the best European striker over the past four seasons, Harry Kane, is English. Raheem Sterling now ranks among the game's best wingers after his…

Premier League
What represents success for Graham Potter at Brighton?
08:00 Friday 31st May 2019

With the Premier League season over and the summer now upon us, all 20 clubs are getting ready to make their transfer moves. Brighton & Hove Albion started things off in exciting fashion, by replacing Chris Hughton with Graham Potter. Hughton…

Premier League
Why Brighton were right to roll the dice and sack Chris Hughton
17:00 Friday 24th May 2019

Just over a week ago, Brighton & Hove Albion took the bold decision to sack Chris Hughton. The 60-year-old has been in charge for almost five years, earning them Championship promotion while consolidating their status as a Premier League…

Transfers
5 Premier League clubs ready to battle for John Mikel Obi?
15:00 Wednesday 15th May 2019

John Mikel Obi is once again a free agent. It’s his third time on the open market. The first opportunity lured him away from England. Far away. The second welcomed him back. Will the third return him to the Premier League? That's…

International
Why Brighton’s Leon Balogun doesn’t deserve a Nigeria call-up
08:00 Thursday 25th April 2019

Where’s Leon Balogun? A simple Google search tells you he’s a defender contracted to Brighton and Hove Albion. But you’ll scarcely catch him helping The Seagulls in a competitive encounter. Antecedents aside, if he’s…

Premier League
The good, the bad and the ugly: VAR edition
17:00 Tuesday 19th March 2019

'Ooh aah, VAR!' The Manchester United fans sang as Marcus Rashford coolly slotted home the penalty which earned the Red Devils their place in the Champions League last eight. Barely a fortnight later, the video assistant referees…