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  • Date:27 Nov 2012
  • Kick-off:19:45
  • Venue:Amex Stadium
  • Attendance:24,044

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Corner from the right by-line taken by Bobby Reid, Dean Hammond makes a clearance.


Albert Adomah takes a shot. Blocked by Lewis Dunk.


Ryan Taylor produces a right-footed shot from deep inside the six-yard box which goes wide of the right-hand upright. (Bristol City) makes a substitution, with Bobby Reid coming on for Neil Kilkenny.


Inigo Calderon replaces Marcos Painter.


Marvin Elliott leaves the field to be replaced by Sam Baldock.


Will Hoskins has an effort at goal from just outside the area which goes wide of the left-hand post. Andrew Crofts on for Will Hoskins.


Floated corner taken from the left by-line by Neil Kilkenny, save by Tomasz Kuszczak.


Free kick awarded for a foul by Will Hoskins on Matthew Bates. Tom Heaton takes the free kick.


Marvin Elliott challenges Will Buckley unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Bruno Saltor.


Short corner worked by Liam Bridcutt.


Shot by Albert Adomah from a long way out goes over the net.


Free kick awarded for a foul by Andrea Orlandi on Neil Kilkenny. Neil Kilkenny restarts play with the free kick.


(Brighton) makes a substitution, with Craig Mackail-Smith coming on for Stephen Dobbie.


Floated corner taken by Neil Kilkenny, save made by Tomasz Kuszczak.


Will Hoskins takes a shot. Tom Heaton makes a save.


Andrea Orlandi produces a left-footed shot from inside the area that clears the crossbar.


Steven Davies goes off and Ryan Taylor comes on.


Shot from 18 yards by Neil Danns. Gordon Greer makes a clearance. Albert Adomah takes the outswinging corner, Andrea Orlandi makes a clearance.


Shot by Stephen Pearson.


Shot from outside the box by Andrea Orlandi misses to the left of the target.


Unfair challenge on Liam Bridcutt by Steven Davies results in a free kick. Bruno Saltor restarts play with the free kick.


Unfair challenge on Marvin Elliott by Andrea Orlandi results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Neil Kilkenny.


Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Will Buckley by Joe Bryan. Andrea Orlandi hits the back of the net with a goal direct from the free kick from just outside the penalty area to the bottom left corner of the goal. Brighton 2-0 Bristol City.The assist for the goal came from Will Buckley.


Foul by Steven Davies on Bruno Saltor, free kick awarded. Andrea Orlandi takes the free kick.


Andrea Orlandi is caught offside. Direct free kick taken by Tom Heaton.

Match Preview

Seagulls waiting on Bridge Brighton boss Gus Poyet is sweating on the fitness of Wayne Bridge ahead of Bristol City's visit to the Amex Stadium. The left-back has missed the Seagulls' last two fixtures with a calf problem and, despite returning to training, will not be rushed back into the team. "Wayne is a strange situation because now we have a big issue with the pitches where we train as we are into the proper winter weather," Poyet told the club's official website. "The medical staff are concerned because we then play on a surface at the Amex that is completely different to the training ground. That brings some problems, especially for the players with injuries, so it is not an easy situation with Bridgey." Centre-back Adam El-Abd has recovered from a hamstring problem, so Spanish winger Vicente is the only definite absentee. Bristol City boss Derek McInnes will run the rule over defender Matthew Bates. Bates, who has been struggling with a hamstring injury, could recover in time to feature against the Seagulls. Liverpool loanee Danny Wilson could make his first start for the Robins since completing his short-term move from Liverpool last week. The 20-year-old defender came on as an injury-time substitute in City's 3-1 win over Middlesbrough on Saturday and is vying for a place in the starting line-up as fellow defenders Stephen McManus, Lewin Nyatanga and Greg Cunningham are all still injured. Jon Stead will miss out as he is still recovering from the groin injury which kept him out of Saturday's victory, while Cole Skuse and Jody Morris remain sidelined.

Match Report

Form Guide

  • Brighton
  • VS
  • Bristol City

Last Meetings

  • Brighton
  • 2 - 0
  • Bristol City
  • 14/01/2012
  • Bristol City
  • 0 - 1
  • Brighton
  • 10/09/2011
  • Brighton
  • 0 - 0
  • Bristol City
  • 01/01/1992
  • Bristol City
  • 2 - 1
  • Brighton
  • 20/08/1991
  • Brighton
  • 0 - 1
  • Bristol City
  • 23/04/1991
  • Bristol City
  • 3 - 1
  • Brighton
  • 22/09/1990

Top Scorers


  • C Mackail-Smith 7
  • W Buckley 5
  • A Barnes 4
  • W Bridge 2
  • G Greer 1
  • B Saltor 1
  • S Dobbie 1
  • A El-Abd 1

Bristol City

  • S Davies 6
  • S Baldock 4
  • A Adomah 4
  • S Pearson 3
  • M Woolford 3
  • M Elliott 1
  • P Anderson 1
  • R Taylor 1



    • Total goals 41
    • Goals per game 25
  • 2 (For) 1 (Against) Period 0-10 mins
  • 4 (For) Period 11-20 mins
  • 1 (For) 4 (Against) Period 21-30 mins
  • 2 (For) 2 (Against) Period 31-40 mins
  • 5 (For) Period 41-50 mins
  • 4 (For) 1 (Against) Period 51-60 mins
  • (For) 2 (Against) Period 61-70 mins
  • 3 (For) 2 (Against) Period 71-80 mins
  • 4 (For) 4 (Against) Period 81-90 mins

Bristol City

    • Total goals 44
    • Goals per game 28
  • 3 (For) 2 (Against) Period 0-10 mins
  • 3 (For) 2 (Against) Period 11-20 mins
  • 3 (For) 1 (Against) Period 21-30 mins
  • 1 (For) 3 (Against) Period 31-40 mins
  • 1 (For) 2 (Against) Period 41-50 mins
  • 2 (For) 7 (Against) Period 51-60 mins
  • 6 (For) 3 (Against) Period 61-70 mins
  • 1 (For) 6 (Against) Period 71-80 mins
  • 8 (For) 9 (Against) Period 81-90 mins