Category: Brighton & Hove Albion

Baldock signs new Brighton contract

Sam Baldock (left) joined Brighton from Bristol City in the summer of 2014 Brighton striker Sam Baldock has signed a new three-year contract with the club to run until the summer of 2020. The 28-year-old scored 12 goals last term as the Seagulls won promotion back to the Premier League. His previous deal was due

Keeper Ryan joins Brighton in club record

Mathew Ryan made only 10 appearances for Valencia after joining in 2015 Brighton and Hove Albion have signed Australia goalkeeper Mathew Ryan from Valencia for an undisclosed club-record fee. The 25-year-old will join the newly promoted Premier League club on 1 July. Albion’s first-choice keeper, David Stockdale, turned down a new contract and is set

Sidwell signs new Brighton contract

Steve Sidwell has had Premier League experience playing for Reading, Chelsea, Fulham, Aston Villa and Stoke Brighton midfielder Steve Sidwell has signed a new one-year contract with the newly-promoted Premier League club. Sidwell made 34 league appearances last season as the Seagulls returned to the top flight after a 34-year absence. The 34-year-old joined Brighton

Bong agrees one-year Brighton contract

Gaetan Bong made 24 appearances for Brighton last season Brighton defender Gaetan Bong has agreed a new one-year contact with the promoted club. The Cameroon international, 29, was recently offered a new deal by Albion, along with Steve Sidwell and keepers David Stockdale and Niki Maenpaa. The current contracts of all four players are due

Norwood devastated by Manchester attack

Oliver Norwood played for Northern Ireland at Euro 2016 in France Northern Ireland midfielder Oliver Norwood has spoken of his devastation after Monday night’s attack in Manchester which killed 22 people. Brighton player Norwood grew up in nearby Burnley and had five years at Manchester United early in his career. “I spent a lot of

Brighton offer new deal to Stockdale

David Stockdale has made 140 appearances for Brighton Promoted Brighton have offered new contracts to goalkeeper David Stockdale and three others ahead of their 2017-18 Premier League campaign. Stockdale, 31, played in all but one of the Seagulls’ Championship games this season as they finished second. Fellow keeper Niki Maenpaa, 32, full-back Gaetan Bong, 29,

Brighton sign German midfielder Gross

Pascal Gross will play his final game for relegated Ingolstadt against Schalke on Saturday Brighton & Hove Albion have made their first signing since winning promotion to the Premier League, bringing in Pascal Gross from FC Ingolstadt 04. The 25-year-old midfielder, who has agreed a four-year contract, will join for an undisclosed fee on 10

Brighton bosses receive freedom of city

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Manager Chris Hughton has taken Brighton from the brink of relegation to the Premier League Two of the architects of Brighton & Hove Albion’s rise to the Premier League are receiving the city’s top honour at a council ceremony. Manager Chris Hughton and chairman Tony Bloom are being granted the

Brighton bosses to receive city freedom

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Manager Chris Hughton has taken Brighton from the brink of relegation to the Premier League Two of the architects of Brighton & Hove Albion’s rise to the Premier League are receiving the city’s top honour at a council ceremony later. Manager Chris Hughton and chairman Tony Bloom will be granted

Seagulls promotion stars parade in city

Image copyright Reuters Image caption The players arrived to euphoric scenes as thousands lined the seafront to cheer them on Thousands of Brighton & Hove Albion fans have been celebrating their sporting heroes’ success at a parade along the city’s seafront. The club has achieved Premier League promotion, 34 years after reaching the FA Cup