Date: 18th April 2016 at 9:25pm
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Vital QPR assesses promotion-chasing Brighton & Hove Albion ahead of this week’s clash at the Amex Stadium.

FACTS & FIGURES



Founded: 1901

Nickname: Seagulls

Ground: Amex Stadium – 30750

Manager: Chris Hughton

HONOURS & RECORDS



HONOURS

Second Tier

Second Division – Runners up: 1978-79
Second Division – Playoff Runners up: 1990-91

Third Tier

Third Division – Winners: 1957-58
Division Two – Winners: 2001-02,
League One – Winners: 2010-11
Third Division – Runners up: 1987-88, 1976-77, 1971-72
Third Division (South) – Winners: 1957-58
League One – Playoff Winners: 2003-04

Fourth Tier

Fourth Division – Winners: 1964-65
Division Three – Champions: 2000-01

RECORDS

Record Attendance: 36747 v Fulham (Second Division, December 1958)

Record league victory: 9-1 v Newport County (Division Three (S), April 1951)

Record league defeat 0-9 v Middlesbrough (Second Division, August 1958)

Record Buy: £2,500,000 – Craig Mackail-Smith from Peterborough United (July 2011)

Record Sale: £1,500,000 – Bobby Zamora from Tottenham Hotspur (July 2003)

Record Appearances: Ernie Wilson – 566 (1922-1936)

Record Goals: Bert Stephens – 174 (1935-1948)

CURRENT SQUAD



1 – Niki Mäenpää
2 – Bruno
3 – Gordon Greer
4 – Uwe Hünemeier
5 – Lewis Dunk
6 – Dale Stephens
7 – Beram Kayal
9 – Sam Baldock
10 – Tomer Hemed
12 – Gaëtan Bong
13 – David Stockdale
14 – Iñigo Calderón
15 – Jamie Murphy
16 – Casper Ankergren
17 – Connor Goldson
20 – Solly March
21 – James Wilson – on loan from Manchester United
22 – Danny Holla
23 – Liam Rosenior
25 – Bobby Zamora
27 – Anthony Knockaert
29 – Richie Towell
30 – Kazenga LuaLua
36 – Steve Sidwell – on loan from Stoke City
38 – Jiri Skalak

LAST FIVE



19.03.16 – MK Dons 1-2 Brighton & Hove Albion
02.04.16 – Brighton & Hove Albion 2-2 Burnley
05.04.16 – Birmingham City 1-2 Brighton & Hove Albion
11.04.16 – Nottingham Forest 1-2 Brighton & Hove Albion
15.04.16 – Brighton & Hove Albion 5-0 Fulham

LAST FIVE v QPR



26.12.05 – Brighton & Hove Albion 1-0 QPR
18.03.06 – QPR 1-1 Brighton & Hove Albion
18.09.13 – QPR 0-0 Brighton & Hove Albion
11.03.14 – Brighton & Hove Albion 2-0 QPR
15.12.15 – QPR 2-2 Brighton & Hove Albion

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