Brighton supervisor Chris Hughton has admitted that his staff lack firepower following their 2-Zero defeat to Chelsea on Boxing Day.
It was Brighton’s fourth consecutive away defeat with out scoring a aim, and talking after the sport Hughton admitted that his facet lack firepower, however insisted that he’s doing all he can to show issues round, as quoted by Sky Sports activities.
Statistically Brighton have been averaging simply 2.68 photographs on aim per sport within the league this season. They should purchase a good striker within the January switch window.
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“It is one thing we’re engaged on. Attempting to get these balances proper – getting the correct personnel within the staff. All you possibly can hold do is engaged on them.”
Two objectives on the day got here from Marcos Alonso and Alvaro Morata, and Hughton admitted that though Chelsea deserved the victory, he felt upset in conceding from a set-piece scenario.
“The primary aim can occur as they’ve nice high quality and might probe on a regular basis.
“It is a sport we have been all the time in – they’ve such nice high quality, power and energy – however there have been extra positives than negatives at the moment.”
Brighton sit 12th within the league, and up subsequent they face a tough journey to St.James’ Park, in what’s shaping as much as be an actual relegation six pointer.