Brighton after Chris Hughton
Chris Hughton turned into the Premier League’s first casualty of the summer time when he was once sacked on Monday.
That sacking got here an afternoon after Guy Town gained the Premier League identify on the Amex Stadium.
It was once a coarse season for Brighton, who discovered themselves locked in a relegation dogfight till the overall weeks of the season.
Brighton completed the season fourth backside of the league, with simply 36 issues from 38 video games.
Swansea & Graham Potter’s ticket
Consistent with well-liked experiences on Tuesday, Brighton have situated Swansea supervisor Graham Potter as their primary managerial goal.
Potter got here to status in Sweden, the place he helped raise Ostersunds into the Allsvenskan.
Additionally, Potter turned into a family identify in England after Ostersunds virtually turfed Arsenal out of the 2017-18 Europa League.
In his first season with Swansea, the Welsh aspect completed in 10th spot within the Championship.
So will Potter now go away Swansea to sign up for Brighton? The Instances record the next:
Graham Potter, the Swansea Town supervisor, can be interviewed for the task at Brighton & Hove Albion inside the subsequent 24 hours.
Brighton are thinking about appointing Swansea supervisor Graham Potter as Chris Hughton’s successor, Sky Sports activities Information understands.
— Sky Sports activities Information (@SkySportsNews) Would possibly 13, 2019
How a lot would Brighton want to pay for Potter? The Instances disclose:
(Potter) has two years left on his contract, which is assumed to incorporate a repayment clause of £2 million for Swansea.
What about Phil Neville?
If Potter doesn’t sign up for Brighton, Phil Neville is being discussed as a substitute choice for the Seagulls.
On the other hand touchdown Neville might be difficult, as he’s about to steer the England Ladies’s crew on this summer time Global Cup.
The 3 favourites for the Brighton task:
Graham Potter (Swansea Town) – four/7
Frank Lampard (Derby County) – 10/1
Phil Neville (England Ladies) – 16/1@FootballManager feels extra practical
— George Elek (@GeorgeElek) Would possibly 13, 2019