Hughton was dismissed on the back of Brighton’s poor run of form in 2019. "It was a perfect ending – I couldn’t have asked for anything else after 20 years as a professional,” Bruno said on the pitch after his final match.
Brighton have sacked manager Chris Hughton following the club's poor run of form in 2019. Leroy Sane added a second 12 minutes later to confirm their 11th successive victoryMohamed Salah and Sadio Mane react after falling shortToby Alderweireld cannot prevent his own-goal against the Reds in stoppage time to stay within touching distance of CityHughton is joined in being dismissed by his assistant manager Paul Trollope and first-team coach Paul Nevin, with the club confirming that they are in the process of hiring a successor.In a match where Evertonians were widely in favour of losing to ensure no help to their rivals in the title race, Gabriel Jesus added a second late on to secure a 2-0 winKlopp applauds the fans at Anfield after falling shortCrystal Palace shocked Pep Guardiola's side 3-2 at the Etihad Want to bookmark your favourite articles and stories to read or reference later? (Photo by Oli SCARFF / AFP) / RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE.
Online in-match use limited to 120 images. Monday 13 May 2019 13:54 Brighton and Hove Albion have sacked manager Chris Hughton one day after the end of the Premier League season, the club have confirmed. Due to the sheer scale of this comment community, we are not able to give each post the same level of attention, but we have preserved this area in the interests of open debate. This is my home right now. I’m really happy for this experience.
No video emulation. You can also choose to be emailed when someone replies to your comment.Chris Hughton has been sacked by Brighton and Hove AlbionAre you sure you want to delete this comment?“Our run of 3 wins from 23 Premier League matches put our status at significant risk. Albion scraped Premier League survival by two points … Chris Hughton has been sacked by Brighton despite keeping them in the Premier League Credit: AFP or licensors This campaign was only the eighth in … Chris Hughton Christopher Hughton, manager of Brighton and Hove Albion FC of England, has been sacked after spending four-and-a-half years at the club, according to a … Hughton kept Brighton in the Premier League with two matches to spare, with the Seagulls finishing the campaign in 17th ahead of relegated Cardiff City, Fulham and Huddersfield Town.But despite his four-and-a-half-year reign standing as the seventh-longest managerial spell across the Premier league and English Football League, Hughton has been immediately sacked following the conclusion of the 2018/19 season.Newcastle stunned City, rallying from 1-0 down to secure victory in a huge blow to their hopes of defending the title, slipping five points behind after 24 games“They will always be welcome at the Amex, and will be remembered here with great affection.”Man City win Premier League title with victory at BrightonSpeaking after the match and a passionate tribute in which he was given a guard of honour, the Spaniard revealed that he is in talks with the club about a new position that would see him remain at the Amex, which is all the more eye-catching in light of Hughton’s dismissal.The Reds thrashed West Ham 4-0 to open their accountOnly Bournemouth’s Eddie Howe, Burnley’s Sean Dyche and Tottenham Hotspur’s Mauricio Pochettino have been with their Premier League clubs longer than Hughton, who leaves the south coast side after four years and 132 days. Hughton was named the Premier League's manager of the month in March 2018 Brighton have sacked manager Chris Hughton after they finished 17th in the Premier League. The club's directors appointed a relative unknown in Steve Gritt, the former joint manager of Charlton Athletic.