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Relegation Battle Toughen As Brighton Beat Bournemouth, Climbs To 13 Place

Brighton’s English defender Dan Burn heads the ball throughout the English Premier League soccer match between Brighton and Bournemouth on the American (*13*) Community Stadium in Brighton, southern England on December 28, 2019. Glyn KIRK / AFP

 

Brighton eased fears of being dragged right into a relegation battle as a well-deserved 2-0 win over Bournemouth lifted the Seagulls 5 factors away from the Premier League drop zone.

Alireza Jahanbakhsh and Aaron Mooy scored their first targets for the membership as Graham Potter’s males secured only a second win in 9 league video games to maneuver thirteenth.

Bournemouth in the meantime stay precariously positioned simply two factors above the underside three and will even finish the day within the relegation zone if West Ham and Aston Villa win afterward Saturday.

Jahanbakhsh has struggled to make an impression on the south coast since a giant cash transfer from AZ Alkmaar initially of final season.

However the Iranian was moved to tears when he opened the scoring along with his first Premier League objective lower than three minutes into his first league begin of the season.

Only a marginal offside name after a VAR evaluation denied Dan Burn a second for Brighton early within the second half.

However, Mooy produced a second of magic to safe the factors 11 minutes from time as he managed the ball on his chest, turned inside his marker and curled the ball into the far nook.

AFP

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