Posts Tagged "Brighton & Hove Albion"

FA Cup Match Of The Week Part Two: Brighton And Hove Albion 0-0 Woking

By on Nov 6, 2010 in English League Football, Latest, Non-League | 0 comments

The dark clouds on the horizon look threatening and not just in the sense that, in the uncovered South Stand at the Withdean Stadium, we’re going the get soaked to the skin at some point this afternoon. Ticket prices have been cut to just ten pounds and this has pushed the crowd for this match up to almost 6,000, but the nagging suspicion is that only the 900...

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Match Of The Midweek: Brighton & Hove Albion 1-0 Brentford

By on Sep 28, 2010 in English League Football, Latest | 1 comment

Had most people in Britain cupped their ears in a southwardly direction at just before five o’clock on Saturday afternoon, they would have heard the faint sound of cheering coming from the Withdean stadium in Brighton. In the midst of a desperate, crazy goalmouth scramble, six minutes into injury time at the end of a match between Brighton & Hove Albion...

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Match Of The Midweek: Colchester United 0-0 Brighton & Hove Albion

Match Of The Midweek: Colchester United 0-0 Brighton & Hove Albion

By on Mar 8, 2010 in English League Football, Latest | 2 comments

There is something strangely appealing about a really bad pitch. In an age in which so many aspects of football seem to be so sanitised, there is something quite comforting a pitch with puddles on it or one that is completely and utterly devoid of grass. Colchester United have only been at The Community Stadium for a couple of years, but the pitch there is in a...

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Brighton & Hove Albion Wipe The Slade Clean

By on Nov 1, 2009 in English League Football, Latest | 3 comments

After a disappointing start to the season that sees them sitting above the League One relegation places on goal difference, Brighton & Hove Albion have parted company with their manager, Russell Slade. This in itself isn’t much of a surprise, but it does provide us with a reasonable case study on the psychology of football supporters and the pressure under...

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Out In The Open Revisited – Football & Homophobia

By on Aug 1, 2009 in Latest, Politics | 1 comment

It is only very seldom that we re-run articles on here but, in view of the fact that today is the day of the Brighton Gay Pride festival, we thought that it would be appropriate to run a piece that first appeared on here in March 2007 on the subject of football and homophobia. It was our intention to run more articles on this subject and we will do in the future...

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