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By Nick Szczepanik

Brighton Up: the interior tale of Brighton & Hove Albion's trip From melancholy to Triumph and the top-rated League tells the tale of the way Brighton & Hove Albion soccer membership bounced again from the heartbreak of lacking out on advertising to the most well known League via the narrowest of margins, to accomplish that final aim previous this month. Acclaimed activities journalist Nick Szczepanik, a lifelong Brighton fan with powerful contacts on the membership, files its travails over turbulent seasons.

The publication explains how the Seagulls, written off as certainties for relegation to League One prior to the 2015-16 season, overcame the lack of one in all their very own within the Shoreham Air convey tragedy to head on a list unbeaten run. yet even if most sensible scorers within the Championship, they fell agonisingly wanting their objective of automated merchandising by way of a unmarried objective, then misplaced out back within the lottery of the play-offs.


The soccer international anticipated them to be beaten via unhappiness and outspent through the massive weapons of Newcastle, Norwich and Aston Villa, yet as an alternative they regrouped and got here again more desirable in 2016-17.

Led via skilled and inscrutable supervisor Chris Hughton and subsidized by means of proprietor Tony Bloom - the world-class poker participant nicknamed 'The Lizard' for his ice-cold blood - they performed with a selection to not permit the heartbreak take place again.

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