Match Previews

Brighton and Hove Albion v Reading: Match preview

Brighton and Hove Albion v Reading: Match Preview

Tonight’s clash at the Amex between Brighton and Reading is one that is sure to be an entertaining affair. Both sides have it all to play for as Brighton look to push for that last play-off space, whilst Reading are trying their hardest to upset West Ham and seal themselves automatic promotion to the Premiership. [...]

Burnley v Brighton and Hove Albion: Match preview

Burnley v Brighton and Hove Albion: Match preview

After their play-off rivals gained some ground Brighton will be looking to dish out a second consecutive home defeat for Burnley. The Seagulls travel to Burnley on Good Friday and are looking to continue in their push for a play-off place, after Burnley suffered at home to Birmingham last night (3 April). Brighton manager Gus [...]

Brighton and Hove Albion v Middlesbrough: Match Preview

Brighton and Hove Albion v Middlesbrough: Match Preview

Speaking to the Seagulls.co.uk, Mauricio Taricco confirmed that a number of Brighton players who had been out of action due to a virus were now fit and ready for Saturday’s game against Middlesbrough. In the last ten days the likes of Adam El-Abd, Craig Mackail-Smith and Will Buckley had all been affected by the virus, [...]

Nottingham Forest v Brighton and Hove Albion: Match preview

Nottingham Forest v Brighton and Hove Albion: Match preview

In the wake of Brighton’s trip to Nottingham Forest on Saturday, Gus Poyet has declared Adam El-Abd, Sam Vokes and Gai Assulin fit. El-Abd was out of Tuesday night’s clash against Derby with sickness and Aussilin was also out with a groin injury but the pair are both back and ready for action, as is [...]

Brighton and Hove Albion v Derby County: Match preview

Brighton and Hove Albion v Derby County: Match preview

Brighton and Hove Albion will be looking to bounce back from Saturday’s defeat at Blackpool when they face Derby County at the Amex Stadium this evening. The Seagulls will be looking to climb three places back into the play off places after their unbeaten league run in 2012 was ended on Saturday. Full back Gonzalo [...]

Blackpool v Brighton and Hove Albion: Match preview

Blackpool v Brighton and Hove Albion: Match preview

In the build up to Brighton’s Championship clash against fellow play-off chasers Blackpool, manager Gus Poyet has said that he has some tough decisions to make now that he has an almost fully fit squad to choose from. Poyet has the problem that every manager desires now that Gary Dicker and Marcos Painter have returned [...]

Brighton and Hove Albion v Cardiff City: Match Preview

Brighton and Hove Albion v Cardiff City: Match Preview

Brighton and Hove Albion will be looking to extend their unbeaten league run to 12 games when they face play off chasers Cardiff City tomorrow night. In the build up to the game Brighton’s assistant manager Mauricio Taricco has told seagulls.co.uk that Vicente Rodriguez will have to prove his fitness to the management team before [...]

Doncaster Rovers v Brighton and Hove Albion: match preview

Doncaster Rovers v Brighton and Hove Albion: match preview

Brighton and Hove Albion boss Gus Poyet has every reason to smile at the moment. His side are sitting just below the play offs on goal difference, are unbeaten in the league in 2012 and he has an almost fully fit squad to choose from for tomorrow’s clash with Doncaster Rovers. Brighton only have Marcos [...]

Brighton and Hove Albion v Millwall: Match Preview

Brighton and Hove Albion v Millwall: Match Preview

Brighton and Hove Albion are going into tonight’s game against Millwall still unbeaten in 2012 and are also in search of their fourth straight league victory at the Amex Stadium. This year has been a great one for the Seagulls who have won six and drawn three of their last nine league and cup matches [...]

Leeds United v Brighton and Hove Albion: Match Preview

Leeds United v Brighton and Hove Albion: Match Preview

Brighton and Hove Albion travel to Leeds United tomorrow and Gus Poyet has the good kind of selection headache on his hands. He is very pleased that the majority of his squad is heading closer to full fitness as it will create healthy competition for places. Poyet told seagulls.co.uk, “We have problems now. We had [...]

Brighton and Hove Albion v Leicester City: Match preview

Brighton and Hove Albion v Leicester City: Match preview

Gus Poyet is looking for new signing Joe Mattock, who joins up the the Brighton team for the first time today, to quickly learn the Albion way of playing. Poyet signed Mattock on loan until the end of the season from West Brom and he told Seagulls.co.uk: “It’s a difficult week for Joe because it’s [...]

Crystal Palace v Brighton and Hove Albion: Match preview

Crystal Palace v Brighton and Hove Albion: Match preview

Brighton fans are sure to be hoping that their side can continue their decent run of form when they face Crystal Palace tonight in this Championship derby. New signing Sam Vokes could be handed a debut in tonight’s clash after sealing his loan move from Wolves yesterday (30 January). Other team news for Brighton sees [...]

Brighton and Hove Albion v Newcastle United: Match Preview

Brighton and Hove Albion v Newcastle United: Match Preview

Tomorrow’s FA Cup fourth round tie between Brighton and Newcastle is set to be a cracker. Albion have a few more players closer to match fitness and Seagulls fans will be looking forward to see their side compete against another Premiership side. Gus Poyet is also optimistic and he hopes that his great playing record [...]

Match Preview: Wrexham v Brighton and Hove Albion

brighton v wrexham

So the replay of this FA Cup third round tie is finally here and will kick off at 7.15pm tonight after it was delayed an extra day due to the cold weather freezing the pitch. The Seagulls will be without strike pairing Craig Mackail-Smith and Will Hoskins who are both out injured. Mackail-Smith was substituted [...]

Brighton and Hove Albion v Burnley: Match Preview

Creative midfielder Ryan Harley has been declared fit for Saturday’s clash with Burnley at the Amex. This will come as good news for Brighton fans, however, Spanish midfielder Vicente Rodriguez has suffered another setback and is feeling the frustration. Gus Poyet told seagulls.co.uk: “Vicente is not going to be fit on Saturday and it’s not [...]