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Brighton & Hove Albion 1-0 Tottenham Hotspur: Seagulls go seven clear of relegation zone with win

Brighton & Hove Albion 1-0 Tottenham Hotspur: Seagulls go seven clear of relegation zone with win

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Last updated on 36 minutes ago36 minutes ago.From the section Premier LeagueBrighton punished a lacklustre Tottenham to grab their first home league win since June and go seven points clear of the drop.Leandro Trossard grabbed the game's only goal, side-footing in Pascal Gross' cutback after 17 minutes.And the hosts always looked likelier to score the match's second, with substitute Aaron Connolly having his late effort cleared off the line by Spurs' Toby Alderweireld.Jose Mourinho's side struggled to create chances late on, with defeat meaning they stay sixth, six points off the top four.Flying Seagulls grab rare home winBrighton's victory finally ended their seven-month winless run at Amex Stadium.Coming into this fixture, Graham Potter's team were the only side left in England's top fou...
Southampton 2-2 Brighton: Late Glenn Murray penalty completes Seagulls fightback

Southampton 2-2 Brighton: Late Glenn Murray penalty completes Seagulls fightback

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south coast stalemate The visitors came back from two goals down to earn a point at St Mary's Glenn Murray scored a stoppage-time penalty as Brighton recovered from two goals down to draw 2-2 at south coast rivals Southampton. The veteran striker converted his fourth goal of the season from the spot after Saints substitute James Ward-Prowse was adjudged to have fouled Shane Duffy by referee Anthony Taylor. There was late drama at St Mary’s Pierre Hojbjerg’s stunning strike and a penalty from Danny Ings looked to have put the hosts on course for successive Premier League wins for the first time since April 2017, before Albion defender Duffy headed in to start the fightback. The late equaliser denied Saints what would have been just...