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A look into Graham Potter’s Brighton and Hove Albion side
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A look into Graham Potter’s Brighton and Hove Albion side

Graham Potter’s Brighton have been one of the most tactically fluid sides in the Premier League two seasons in a row now. They’ve been able to transcend and operate in several different formations, most notably the 3-4-2-1/3-4-3 formation. The formation allows Brighton to defend with a 5-4-1 or 5-2-3 structure, with wing-backs highly important to their attack going the other way. Due to their attacking shape of 3-2-5, it is more frequently a 3-4-3 shape despite what some might think, with the wingers linking up alongside the striker rather than remaining detached. Brighton have been one of the most exciting sides to watch since the appointment of Graham. Potter, despite not having a star-studded team, has managed to get his side playing with a lot of fluidity whilst employing a hi...
Guardiola left worried after Brighton defeat
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Guardiola left worried after Brighton defeat

According to Pep Guardiola, Manchester City's shock 3:2 loss to Brighton and Hove Albion at the Amex is a wake-up call ahead of the Champions League final and is also a demonstration of how difficult it is to win the Premier League. The Citizens, who face Chelsea in the final of the 2020/21 UEFA Champions League on May 29 surrendered a 2 goal lead to lose 3:2 as almost 8,000 fans were treated to a deserved comeback and unforgettable Premier League experience. Goals in the second half from Leandro Trossard, Adam Webster, and Dan Burn ensured that Brighton garnered all three points from the game. Manchester City took a two-goal lead through Ilkay Gundogan and Phil Foden before the shock capitulation. The Citizens are set to hoist the Premier League trophy after hosting Everton on...