Brighton player ratings gallery: Four Albion stars land 8/10 as Crystal Palace fluff their chances

Brighton and Hove Albion enjoyed a 1-0 victory against old rivals Crystal Palace at the Amex Stadium

Albion were not at their fluid best and rode their luck at times but Brighton took the lead in the 15th minute through Solly March as he netted his seventh goal of the season.

After a floodlight failure momentarily plunged the stadium into darkness, referee Peter Bankes stopped the match, apparently because his headset was no longer working.

There was a delay of a couple of minutes before play resumed.

It was perhaps an evening when only the result mattered and in the end Albion’s work-rate paid off and the saw out for the victory. The results adds more pressure on Palace boss Patrick Vieira, while Brighton continue their push for European qualification.

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