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Brighton interested in loan deal for Drinkwater

Brighton are interested in a season-long loan deal for Chelsea misfit Danny Drinkwater. The former Premier League winner from his days at Leicester City has endured a miserable time since his £35 million move to Chelsea, making just five Premier League starts in two years. He only played one game under Maurizio Sarri, the Community Shield last August. He was ...

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Houghton job under threat

Chris Houghton’s job is under threat – even if the Brighton boss does manage to fend off relegation to the Championship this season. Seemingly safe in mid-table at the turn of the year, the Seagulls have been on a dreadful run of form lately, dropping ever closer towards the relegation zone, with just an FA Cup semi-final to bring cheer ...

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Glenn Murray handed Brighton contract extension

Brighton striker Glenn Murray has been rewarded for his form this season with a one-year contract extension which runs until June 2020. The 35-year old, who is the club’s record post-war goalscorer, has scored six Premier League goals so far this season, and reached 100 goals for Brighton In October. Murray began his career in non-league football and spent years ...

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Defender agrees new long-term contract with Brighton

Lewis Dunk is set to sign a new long-term contract with Brighton. That is according to The Daily Mail, who report that the defender is set to sign a new deal within the next 48 hours with his home-town club, although the exact terms of the contract are yet to be confirmed. The 26-year old is a Brighton academy graduate, ...

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Brighton midfielder signs new contract

Midfielder Beram Kayal has signed a one-year contract extension with Brighton that will keep him at the club until the summer of 2020. The 30-year old was Chris Houghton’s first signing as The Seagulls’ boss in January 2015 when he joined from Celtic for an undisclosed fee, and has since gone on to make 103 appearances for the South Coast ...

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No new Brighton deal for Glenn Murray

Brighton striker Glenn Murray is not talking to the club about a new deal, despite being out of contact at the end of the season. The former Crystal Palace striker has been top scorer at the club for the past two seasons, and the club were hugely indebted to the 14 Premier League goals that he scored last season which ...

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Brighton look for additional reinforcements ahead of new season

Brighton are looking for additional defensive reinforcements ahead of the new season, and have made an £8 million bid for Jack O’Connell, currently playing for Sheffield United, and £3 million for Wigan’s Dan Burn. That is according to The Daily Mail who report that manager Chris Houghton wants to add at least one more centre-back to his squad ahead of ...

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Seagulls swoop for South African star

Brighton have signed winger Percy Tau from South African side Mamelodi Sundowns for an undisclosed fee on a four-year deal, although it is rumoured to be a record for a player signed from the South African Premier Soccer League. The 24-year old, who has 12 full caps for South Africa,  has won the League twice with the Sundowns, and once ...

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Rangers sign Brighton defender Connor Goldson

Steven Gerrard’s rebuilding at Ibrox continues apace as Rangers have made another signing with the capture of Connor Goldson from Rangers. The 25-year player began his professional career with League One side Shrewsbury Town, moving to Brighton in August 2015.  However, in February last year, a routine screening detected a heart condition, and he was forced to miss the rest ...

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