Former Brighton and Hove Albion manager Chris Hughton has urged English football’s stakeholders to develop a framework that would provide coaches from minority backgrounds with more opportunities to take up senior positions.
Watford sacked manager Quique Sanchez Flores on Sunday less than three months into his reign following a poor run of results in which the club won only one of their 10 league matches with the Spaniard in charge, the Premier League club said.
Premier League: Sacking Brighton coach Chris Hughton one of the most difficult decisions, says chairman Tony Bloom
Brighton sacked manager Chris Hughton on Monday in what chairman Tony Bloom described as "one of the most difficult decisions" he had ever had to make.
Hughton leaves despite guiding Brighton to the FA Cup semi-finals and retaining their Premier League status for a second successive season.
Premier League: Brighton and Hove Albion players have not 'downed tools,' insists manager Chris Hughton
Hughton, who spent over two decades as a player at Tottenham, said he was looking forward to playing at the new White Hart Lane stadium which opened this month
Brighton came from 2-0 down and were then behind in a shoot-out before they beat Millwall 5-4 on penalties to reach an FA Cup semi-final with quadruple-chasing Manchester City on Sunday.
Premier League: Glenn Murray scores 99th goal for Brighton as Seagulls edge past West Ham United at home
Glenn Murray scored his 99th goal for Brighton as they won 1-0 at home to West Ham on Friday and so climbed above the Hammers in the Premier League table.
Premier League: Brighton and Hove Albion rope in Nantes as replacement for cancelled friendly against Sporting Lisbon
Sporting Lisbon's internal troubles resulted in the cancellation of a friendly against Brighton and Hove Albion. the English club managed to get Ligue 1 side Nantes to play against them on the same day, avoiding ticket refunds.
Premier League: Manager Chris Hughton earns 3-year deal after keeping Brighton in top flight competition
Brighton manager Chris Hughton, 59, guided Brighton back to the top flight for the first time in 34 years last season.
Premier League: Mauricio Pochettino defends team selection after Tottenham Hotspur's draw against Brighton
Mauricio Pochettino made six changes to his starting line-up and then saw his team drop two points in their quest to secure Champions League qualification.
Premier League: Arsenal defender Laurent Koscielny calls for team to stick together to deal with their 'bad period'
Arsenal defender Laurent Koscielny admits Champions League qualification for his side will be very hard, he said, "It is a big period for us. We know it is difficult but you need to put your head down and work every day."
Arsene Wenger's problems deepened as Arsenal lost 2-1 away to Brighton in the Premier League on Sunday — the Gunners' fourth successive loss in all competitions.
Arsene Wenger has grown used to defending himself in recent years but the Arsenal manager's grip on his position has never seemed less secure ahead of Sunday's clash with Brighton.
When the Football Association of England announced on Tuesday that they will be adopting their own version of the 'Rooney Rule', it was certainly a step towards the right direction.
Premier League: Chelsea's Antonio Conte says team will fight till end despite Manchester City's lead at top
Conte's side recovered from the disappointment of a draw at Everton by beating Brighton 2-0 to move within a point of second-placed Manchester United.
Premier League: Brighton manager Chris Hughton says Sean Dyche’s success at Burnley 'right up there' with Manchester City's run
Burnley, who returned to top-flight under Dyche last season, have won nine and drawn four of their 17 league games and are level with fourth-placed Tottenham Hotspur
Premier League: Roberto Firmino, Phillipe Coutinho dazzle as Liverpool blast five past struggling Brighton
Roberto Firmino scored twice as Liverpool continued their recent fine run with a 5-1 win away to Brighton and Hove Albion in the Premier League on Saturday.
Premier League: Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho wants Michael Carrick to join coaching staff next season
Jose Mourinho has revealed that he has offered club captain Michael Carrick a coaching role with Manchester United after the ex-England international announced he had received treatment for an irregular heart rhythm.
Premier League: Brighton must be fearless to end Manchester United’s unbeaten home record, says coach Chris Hughton
Brighton and Hove Albion must perform at a very high level and be fearless if they are to end Manchester United’s unbeaten home record with a shock win, the promoted side’s manager Chris Hughton said ahead of Saturday’s Premier League game.
Promoted Brighton’s promising Premier League campaign continued as they twice came from behind to earn a 2-2 draw at home to Stoke City on Monday.