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About the Club

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In Brief

Founded: 1901
Turned Professional: 1901

Current Division: FA Premier League
Home Stadium: AMEX Stadium
Address: Village Way, Falmer, Brighton, East Sussex BN1 9BL

Nicknames: The Seagulls, The Albion
Main Sponsors 2020/21: American Express
Club Mascot: Gully the Seagull

Derby Matches

Crystal Palace, Portsmouth, Southampton, AFC Bournemouth

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History and Honours

Stadium History

AMEX Stadium (2011-Present) / View Stadium
Withdean Stadium (1999-2011)
Priestfield Stadium (1997-1999)
Goldstone Ground (1902-1997)
County Cricket Ground (1901-1902)

Club Honours

FA Charity Shield Winners: 1909/10
League 1 Champions: 2010/11
Division 2 (3rd Tier) Champions: 2001/02
Division 3 South Champions: 1957/58
Division 3 (4th Tier) Champions: 2000/01
Division 4 Champions: 1964/65
Southern League Champions: 1909/10

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Club Staff


Chairman: Tony Bloom
Executive Director: Martin Perry
Directors: Ray Bloom, Derek Chapman, Robert Comer, Adam Franks, Peter Godfrey, Marc Sugarman, Michelle Walder
Finance Director: David Jones
Chief Executive: Paul Barber
Life President: Dick Knight
Club Ambassador: Steve Sidwell

Management & Coaching Staff

Head Coach: Graham Potter (Age 46 years) / Appointed 20th May 2019 (2 years, 2 months, 3 days ago) /  Soccerbase  
Assistant Head Coach: Billy Reid
Coach: Bjorn Hamberg
Goalkeeping Coach: Ben Roberts

Former Managers

Chris Hughton (Dec 2014-May 2019) /  Soccerbase  
Nathan Jones (Caretaker Manager, Dec 2014) /  Soccerbase  
Sami Hyypia (Jun 2014-Dec 2014) /  Soccerbase  
Oscar Garcia (Jun 2013-May 2014) /  Soccerbase  
Gus Poyet (Nov 2009-Jun 2013) /  Soccerbase  
Martin Hinshelwood (Caretaker Manager, Nov 2009) /  Soccerbase  
Russell Slade (Mar 2009-Nov 2009) /  Soccerbase  
Dean White (Joint Caretaker Manager, Feb 2009-Mar 2009) /  Soccerbase  
Bob Booker (Joint Caretaker Manager, Feb 2009-Mar 2009) /  Soccerbase  
Micky Adams (May 2008-Feb 2009) /  Soccerbase  
Dean Wilkins (Sep 2006-May 2008) /  Soccerbase  
Mark McGhee (Oct 2003-Sep 2006) /  Soccerbase  
Bob Booker (Caretaker Manager, Oct 2003) /  Soccerbase  
Steve Coppell (Oct 2002-Oct 2003) /  Soccerbase  
Martin Hinshelwood (Jul 2002-Oct 2002) /  Soccerbase  
Peter Taylor (Oct 2001-May 2002) /  Soccerbase  
Bob Booker (Joint Caretaker Manager, Oct 2001) /  Soccerbase  
Martin Hinshelwood (Joint Caretaker Manager, Oct 2001) /  Soccerbase  
Micky Adams (Apr 1999-Oct 2001) /  Soccerbase  
Jeff Wood (Jan 1999-Apr 1999) /  Soccerbase  
Brian Horton (Feb 1998-Jan 1999) /  Soccerbase  
Steve Gritt (Dec 1996-Feb 1998) /  Soccerbase  
Jimmy Case (Nov 1995-Dec 1996) /  Soccerbase  
Liam Brady (Dec 1993-Nov 1995) /  Soccerbase  
Barry Lloyd (Jan 1987-Dec 1993) /  Soccerbase  
Alan Mullery (May 1986-Jan 1987) /  Soccerbase  
Chris Cattlin (Oct 1983-Apr 1986) /  Soccerbase  
Jimmy Melia (Dec 1982-Oct 1983) /  Soccerbase  
Mike Bailey (Jun 1981-Dec 1982) /  Soccerbase  
Alan Mullery (Jul 1976-Jun 1981) /  Soccerbase  
Peter Taylor (Jul 1974-Jul 1976) /  Soccerbase  
Brian Clough
Pat Saward
Fred Goodwin
Archie Macauley
George Curtis
Billy Lane
Don Welsh
Tommy Cook
Charles Webb
John Robson
Frank Scott-Walford
John Jackson

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Club Media

Official Websites

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/ Ticket Info & Online Sales:
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Official Social Media

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Official Apps

/ The Albion App: (iOS Compatible (iPhone, iPad and iPod touch))

Local Radio Stations

/ BBC Sussex: (95.3, 104.5 & 104.8 FM / 1161 & 1485 MW / 10B (211.648MHz) DAB)

Club Trivia

Famous Supporters

Peter Brackley: (Football commentator) 
Ray Brooks: (Actor)  / Website: 
Norman Cook: (Fat Boy Slim)  / Website:  / Twitter: @fatboyslim
Steve Ferrone: (Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers drummer) 
Stephen Grant: (Comedian, writer, and radio presenter)  / Website:  / Twitter: @stephencgrant
Robert Kazinsky: (Actor and model)  / Twitter: @robertkazinsky
Des Lynam: (TV and radio presenter)  / Twitter: @DesLynamOBE
Robyn Schonhofer: (Radio presenter)  / Twitter: @talkrobyn
Jamie Theakston: (TV presenter, producer and actor)  / Website:  / Twitter: @jamietheakston

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