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Super Eagles defender Leon Balogun has revealed he is frustrated and angry after not playing a single minute of club football in the English Premier League club this season.

Leon Balogun misses ‘full Premier League season’ after being absent in Brighton defeat at...

Leon Balogun has officially missed a ‘full English Premier League season’ after being dropped by Brighton & Hove Albion manager, Graham Potter, against Tottenham Hotspur at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on Boxing Day.
Second-half goals from Harry Kane and Dele Alli ensured a come-from-behind victory over Brighton & Hove Albion on Boxing Day afternoon as Tottenham finished their home campaign for 2019 on a positive note.

Tottenham fight back to seal Boxing Day win

Second-half goals from Harry Kane and Dele Alli ensured a come-from-behind victory over Brighton & Hove Albion on Boxing Day afternoon as Tottenham finished their home campaign for 2019 on a positive note.
Leon Balogun

Leon Balogun reveals Thierry Henry made him wear number 14 shirt at Brighton

Brighton and Hove Albion centre-back Leon Balogun has revealed that his admiration for Arsenal legend Thierry Henry made him wear the number 14 shirt at the Amex Stadium.
Shane Duffy, Brighton’s player of the season, has urged his teammates to replicate their obstinate FA Cup semi-final display when they play City at the Amex. Daniel Leal-Olivas-AFP-Getty Images

Shane Duffy: Brighton determined to spoil Manchester City’s party

Manchester City will be up against a Brighton and Hove Albion side determined to spoil their title party on Sunday, according to Shane Duffy, who is ignoring pleas from Everton fans to let Pep Guardiola's men keep Liverpool from winning the Premier League.
Tottenham Hotspur’s English striker Harry Kane (C) receives medical treatment before leaving the pitch injured during the UEFA Champions League quarter-final first leg football match between Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester City at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium in north London, on April 9, 2019. (Photo by Ian KINGTON / IKIMAGES / AFP)

Harry Kane is most valuable Premier League player

Tottenham forward and England international Harry Kane is the most expensive premier league player at the moment, according to International Centre for Sports Studies (CIES)
Manchester City’s Brazilian striker Gabriel Jesus (R) is tackled by Brighton’s Spanish defender Martin Montoya during the English FA Cup semi-final football match between Manchester City and Brighton and Hove Albion at Wembley Stadium in London, on April 6, 2019. Daniel LEAL-OLIVAS / AFP

Manchester City reach FA Cup final, stay on course for quadruple

Manchester City’s quest for a quadruple of trophies remains intact after Gabriel Jesus’s solitary early goal was enough to see off Brighton 1-0 and reach the FA Cup final on Saturday.
Leon Balogun

Brighton’s Leon Balogun could miss Fulham clash

The Nigeria international center back had been tipped by almost everyone to play his second game in the Emirates FA Cup against West Brom but wasn’t even included in the 18-man squad.
Everton’s Seamus Coleman, second left, clears the ball during the game against Brighton & Hove Albion, during their English Premier League soccer match at the AMEX Stadium in Brighton, England, Saturday Dec. 29, 2018. (Mark Kerton-PA via AP)

Juergen Locadia strike gives Brighton win over unlucky Everton

Brighton and Hove Albion’s Dutch striker Juergen Locadia pounced just before the hour as they carved out a 1-0 home win against an unlucky Everton side who hit the woodwork twice in their Premier League clash on Saturday.
Leon Balogun

Leon Balogun rues Brighton defeat to Bournemouth, focuses on Arsenal clash

Super Eagles defender Leon Balogun is disappointed at Brighton and Hove Albion’ s 2- 0 away defeat to Bournemouth in their English Premier League clash at the Vitality Stadium on Saturday and has shifted attention to Wednesday’s Boxing Day encounter against Arsenal.
Leon Balogun

Leon Balogun: I’m enjoying my stay at Brighton

Brighton & Hove Albion defender Leon Balogun says he’s relishing his spell at the heart of the Seagulls’ backline, highlighting positives from Sunday’s 2-1 defeat to Chelsea at the Amex Stadium.
Coach of the Super Eagles of Nigeria Gernot Rohr is under pressure to drop Leon Balogun for Kenneth Omeruo who has been impressive for La Liga side Leganes lately.

Gernot Rohr under pressure to drop Leon Balogun for Kenneth Omeruo

Coach of the Super Eagles of Nigeria, Gernot Rohr, is under pressure to drop Leon Balogun for Kenneth Omeruo who has been impressive for La Liga side Leganes lately.
Leon Balogun

Leon Balogun benched again in Brighton’s defeat to Cardiff

Super Eagles defender Leon Balogun watched from the bench as Cardiff fought back from a goal down to trash his Club Brighton and Hove Albion 2-1 in the English premier league game on Saturday.
Glenn Murray celebrates after opening the scoring for Brighton against Wolves. Photo by Steve Bardens-Getty Images

Glenn Murray gives Brighton win over Wolves

Brighton & Hove Albion striker Glenn Murray bounced back with a poacher's goal after being carried off on a stretcher a week ago to clinch a 1-0 win over Wolverhampton Wanderers in a pulsating Premier League clash on Saturday.
Harry Kane scores from the spot. GETTY IMAGES

Harry Kane strikes in Spurs win to ease pressure on Mauricio Pochettino

Harry Kane ended a five-game goal drought as Tottenham secured a much-needed 2-1 win for manager Mauricio Pochettino at Brighton on Saturday.
Leon Balogun

Leon Balogun urges Brighton consistency after win over Manchester United

Brighton & Hove Albion defender Leon Balogun believes that the Seagulls have set the standard for their performances in the 2018/19 campaign with Sunday’s win over Manchester United at the Amex Stadium.
Jose Mourinho

Brighton pile misery on Jose Mourinho’s woeful Manchester United

Jose Mourinho's fears over failing to sign a new centre-back were realised as a shambolic defensive display saw his Manchester United side lose 3-2 at Brighton on Sunday.

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang takes centre stage as injury sidelines Salah

The absence of injured Liverpool and Egypt star Mohamed Salah allowed Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang to steal the limelight among the African stars in Europe at the weekend.

Mo Salah scores to equal Didier Drogba Premier League record

Liverpool star Mohamed Salah equalled the record for goals by an African in an English Premier League season when he scored his 29th in a weekend win at Crystal Palace.

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