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Rocks' winless league run is over

At last! The Rocks have picked up a win in National League South - their 2-1 triumph at St Albans ending a 13-game sequence without a league victory.

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Crawley Town head coach Harry Kewell. Picture by Steve Robards

We've got to stick together - Kewell

Crawley Town head coach Harry Kewell reflected on his side's heaviest League 2 defeat of the campaign this afternoon and insisted: "Everyone must stick together."

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Crawley Town goalkeeper Glenn Morris skippered the side in the absence of skipper Jimmy Smith at Wycombe this afternoon. Picture by Steve Robards

Mackail-Smith's hat-trick ends Crawley's unbeaten away league run

Former Brighton & Hove Albion forward Craig Mackail-Smith struck an 11-minute second half hat-trick to send Crawley Town crashing to a first League 2 defeat on the road in six matches this afternoon.

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Chichester try to unlock Crystal Palace at Bromley

Ladies’ football: City suffer as Eagles soar to win

A Gemma Bryan hat-trick left Chichester City Ladies to reflect on more awayday pain as they came away pointless after a frustrating 4-1 defeat to Crystal Palace at Bromley.

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East Dean in action at Eastbourne

East Dean out of range... Petworth run out of fuel againsat Coal men

We have action involving East Dean, Petworth, Felpham Colts and Lavant Reserves in our latest West Sussex League round-up.

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Tomer Hemed. Picture by Phil Westlake (PW Sporting Photography)

Hemed delighted to sign new Albion deal

Albion striker Tomer Hemed is delighted to have signed a new one-year deal which will keep him at the club until at least the summer of 2019.

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Dean Cox could be selected this weekend

Cox could be selected for Wycombe trip, says assistant Feeney

Crawley Town make the trip to Buckinghamshire as they take on Wycombe Wanderers tomorrow (Saturday) and assistant coach Warren Feeney says Dean Cox could be selected.

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Bosham's James Wilson in action against Alfold / Picture by Kate Shemilt

Robins fly to cup success... Sids win again on the road

It’s been a good week for our two local SCFL division-two sides.

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Albion celebrate a goal against West Brom. Picture by Phil Westlake (PW Sporting Photography)

Brighton boss happy with underdog tag

Brighton boss Chris Hughton says his side are happy to be classed as underdogs in the Premier League this season.

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Brighton boss Chris Hughton. Picture by Phil Westlake (PW Sporting Photography)

Hughton prepared for testing period

Albion boss Chris Hughton says the club are prepared for a testing period when they play 11 Premier League matches in just 43 days.

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Tomer Hemed celebrates after scoring the only goal in Albion's 1-0 win against Newcastle. Picture by Phil Westlake (PW Sporting Photography)

Hemed signs new Brighton contract

Albion striker Tomer Hemed has signed a new one-year deal which will keep him at the club until at least the summer of 2019.
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Action from the Rocks' home clash with Hampton / Picture by Tommy McMillan

Rocks insist: We have never worked harder

Coach Darin Killpartrick says the Rocks squad have never worked harder than they working to try to turn around their poor run of form.

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Thomas Verheydt. Picture by PW Sporting Photography SUS-170830-144418001

Crawley Town boss Kewell attacks the Heyd-ters

Reds head coach Harry Kewell hit out at critical comments made towards striker Thomas Verheydt.

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Stoke striker Peter Crouch pictured during his Tottenham days.

Johnny Cantor: Wrongly discarded by England? Albion will have to be wary of Crouch’s threat

I’m sure some fans are delighted that Premier League football is back this weekend. For many the international breaks are an inconvenience and after recent struggles in big tournaments England matches hold less interest.
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Albion celebrate a goal against Newcastle this season. Picture by Phil Westlake (PW Sporting Photography)

How do Albion fare in the Price of Football?

The annual BBC Price of Football was released last night - so just how do Albion compare now they're in the Premier League?

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Pagham proved far too strong for Eastbourne Utd / Picture by Roger Smith

Lions hit United for six – and it could have been more

Pagham’s unbeaten run continued as they thrashed Eastbourne United 6-1 in an SCFL premier-division match which will linger long in the memory.

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Brighton age-group girls' team players Mary-Anna Smith (left) and Olivia Carpenter (right)

Shoreham duo selected for Brighton

A pair of Shoreham College pupils have been selected to represent Brighton & Hove Albion girls’ age-group teams.

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Lacrosse action at the University of Chichester / Picture by John Geeson

Chichester students beat runaway leaders

The University of Chichester’s women’s football team picked up perhaps the result of the week away to Premier South runaway leaders University of Hertfordshire.

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Football. Three Bridges v Uckfield. Nathan Crabb. Pic Steve Robards SR1718721 SUS-170814-110657001

Three Bridges 2 Crawley Down Gatwick 1: Crabb’s late goal earns Bridges derby spoils

The ten-men of Bridges showed real determination, none more so than match-winner Nathan Crabb, to win through to the Third Round of the Sussex Senior Cup.

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Josh Clack on the attack for Chichester against Deal - he was one of the scorers in a 3-0 win / Picture by Olivia Ellis

Chichester City dream of more FA Vase glory

Goals from Scott Jones, Dan Hegarty and Josh Clack helped ease Chichester City into the third round of the FA Vase with a 3-0 win over Deal in a rearranged tie at Oaklands Park.

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