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    VegasSeagull wrote:
    SonnyJim55 wrote:
    So a long list of impressive candidates. Who are/were they? This is becoming another close season shambles. And I think the powers that be are starting to take the fans for mugs now.
    I have nothing against Hyppia if he is the one but it is pretty obvious that he would not have been the no 1 choice. If so that means the people who were supposedly interviewed last week all were pretty shoddy in the interviewing technique department (doubtful) or that they wanted either a salary that wouldnt be forthcoming, or an actual say over transfers (likely).
    So if it is Hyppia I will wish him good luck and dont forget to do as you are told, any dissent or hint of dissatisfaction and you will out on your ear.
    See you all again this time next year for the next gripping instalment that is the annual Albion manager hunt!
    it is also obvious that the calbre of other clubs looking for a new manager would mean that Brighton is not the first choice of some of the available applicants. 'Out on your ear,' Poyet was fired for gross misconduct and Gracia chose to leave, so who is it you are refering to when you say one of our managers has found himself, out on his ear?
    Hi Vegas , im with SonnyJim55 on this ,the situation we find ourselves in at the moment proves to me, that it is very likely GP was backed into a corner that ended with his sacking because he fought the system ( B&B ) and equally Oscar`s departure due to broken promises and lack of financial support for players . These were two very competent Managers ,but unwilling Coaches ,and we cant have people that think for themselves can we ! ,Oscar is the only prove of this i need ,an highly inteligent and moralistic man ,who felt the need to back out of an agreement ,which presumably was excepted by B&B because there was never any intention to keep their word ,otherwise we would have sacked Oscar for the same reasons as GP ,im just very sad that TB hasn`t put his personal word to either man and sorted B&B out ,the alternative would mean he also has gone back on his word ,and that is something i do not want to believe for one second . UTA"
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Hyypia new favourite for Albion job

Sami Hyypia

Sami Hyypia

First published in Albion

Former Liverpool defender Sami Hyypia is the new favourite to take over as Albion manager.

Hyppia’s odds were slashed to a best-price Evens today as the Seagulls hunt for a successor to Oscar Garcia.

The Finn was being quoted as odds-on with two bookies.

Hyypia was linked with the Albion job last month and is keen to get back into management.

He was dismissed by Bayer Leverkusen two months ago.

Albion spoke to contenders last week and the quest to replace Oscar is continuing.

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