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Video: Haywards Heath Town v Brighton and Hove Albion u23s slideshow

Holders Brighton and Hove Albion u23s beat Haywards Heath Town 2-1 in Sussex Senior Cup on Wednesday night.

Steve Piper pictured during his playing days

Tributes paid to Sussex football favourite Steve Piper

Much-loved Sussex football stalwart Steve Piper died aged 64 last week.

Steve Piper

Sussex football favourite Steve Piper dies

A much-loved former Sussex footballing stalwart has passed away.
Brighton age-group girls' team players Mary-Anna Smith (left) and Olivia Carpenter (right)

Shoreham duo selected for Brighton

A pair of Shoreham College pupils have been selected to represent Brighton & Hove Albion girls’ age-group teams.

East Preston host Brighton & Hove Albion's under-23 team in the Sussex Senior Cup on Tuesday. Picture by Stephen Goodger

Tickets on sale for Sussex Senior Cup clash

Tickets are still available for East Preston Football Club’s Sussex Senior Cup second-round clash with Brighton & Hove Albion’s under-23 team.

Hollie Olding is furthering her football career in the USA

From Chichester to Brighton and Chelsea ... and now to Kentucky

From Chichester to Brighton, then to Chelsea. But now for Hollie Olding, the United States is where she is playing her football.

Youth football action.

Are these rules the future of junior football in England?

No slide tackles. No shouting from the sidelines. An extra player allowed on the pitch if you trail by four goals. Is this the way forward for youth football in the country?

Philippe Coutinho

Rumour mill: PSG to target Coutinho next summer? Arsenal to hand Nketiah new contract?

Mourinho has 'no idea' when Pogba will return to fitness.

The FA are set to introduce 12 new rules to youth football. Picture by Derek Martin

The FA to introduce 12 new youth football rules

The FA is set to introduce 12 new rules to youth football, which includes no slide tackling, no shouting from spectators and teams being allowed an extra player on the pitch if they trail by four goals.
Arsenal midfielder Mesut Ozil.

Rumour mill: Arsenal to sell Ozil in January? Liverpool chasing Championship midfielder?

Sanchez set for PSG?
Newcastle chairman Mike Ashley. Picture by Johnston Press

Rumour mill: Bilic buys himself time with late win; Koeman's job hanging by a thread

Equity firm could be set to approach Newcastle?

Manchester City midfielder Kevin de Bruyne.

Rumour mill: Alexis Sanchez to join Real Madrid? De Bruyne to sign new contract?

Fabregas claims Arsenal turned down the chance to re-sign him.

John Suter is organising a reunion at Horsham YMCA

Horsham YMCA to stage club reunion organised by former boss Suter

Horsham YMCA are to stage a reunion of players, club committee officials and friends who were at the club with long-standing former manager John Suter.

Roy Hodgson.

Rumour mill: Hodgson set to take over at Palace? Benzema to Arsenal?

Liverpool target RB Leipzig winger?
Leicester striker Jamie Vardy. Picture by Phil Westlake (PW Sporting Photography)

Rumour mill: Thomas Muller heading to London? Vardy to go abroad?

Tottenham interested in Andre Gomes?

Alexis Sanchez.

Rumour mill: Sanchez to Manchester City for £20m? De Gea wants Real Madrid move?

Iniesta to sign new contract at Barcelona?

Eden Hazard.

Rumour mill: Manchester United set to bid for Bale again? Hodgson to replace de Boer at Palace?

Hazard wants Costa back at Chelsea?

The FA Cup

Sussex sides get mixed fortunes in FA Cup draw

Horsham, Eastbourne Borough, Whitehawk and Bognor will all be at home in the second qualifying round of the FA Cup.
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