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Interviews with former players and figures from Brighton and Hove Albion's past as well as our grilling of opposition fans before their teams come to The Amex in our View from the South Stand feature.

View from the South Stand - Derby County Play Offs
The Albion are in the Championship play-offs for the second consecutive season with Derby County standing between Oscar's side and a place at Wembley. We spoke to Nathan Morley from the Derby County Fan Blog to get the view from Pride Park (or whatever it is called now).
View from the South Stand - Crystal Palace 18/03/13
We track down a Crystal Palace fan (not through Groupon) to talk to ahead of the Eagles second visit to The Amex. He told us why he would never want Gus Poyet as manager and why Palace are going to win yet again when they take on the Albion.
Goodbye Gully's Girls
It's official then - Gully's Girls will no longer exist after the home match with Nottingham Forest. After six years of tremendous service, we got the inside story from one of the girls about the reason behind the clubs decision to axe them, what the future holds and the highlights of their time at the club.
View from Selhurst - Crystal Palace 01/12/12
Surprisingly, we managed to find a Palace fan to interview without advertising on Groupon ahead of the Albion's visit to Selhurst. Stephen Bridle from Five Year Plan fanzine talks Murray, Zaha, oh and that he thinks that the Eagles are going to put the Seagulls to the sword....
View from the South Stand - Cardiff City 21/08/12
Michael Morris from Cardiff City Mad talks to us about play-off heartache, Malky Mackay, if the Bluebirds will ever make the Premier League and just what City fans make of that decision to change their home kit from blue to red.
View from the South Stand - Leicester City 04/02/12
Sven Goran Eriksson, Nigel Pearson, foreign owners and dealing with the pressure of being pre-season title favourites who appear to have faltered somewhat along the way. Ivar Tisthammer from The Cunning Fox takes us through the Leicester view ahead of the their Amex debut.
View from the South Stand - Newcastle United 28/01/12
Dr Ed Harrison from Toon Army site nufcblog.com leads us through the Newcastle view on Alan Pardew, Mike Ashley, their stunning season so far, what it takes to get out of the Championship and whether a cup shock could be on the cards in front of the nation at The Amex.
View from the South Stand - Wrexham 07/01/12
Shaun Harris from the Wrexham message board Red Passion spoke to us before the Blue Square Premier leaders' visit to The Amex. He told us about the future of his team finally looking secure and that we shouldn't be too surprised to be on the end of a cup shock come 4.50pm!
View from the South Stand - Burnley 17/12/11
Tony Scholes from www.clarets-mad.co.uk gave us the lo-down on all things Burnley before their visit to The Amex this Saturday including why Owen Coyle is one of his most hated men, what it takes to get to the Premier League and just what a joke Withdean was for away fans.
View from the South Stand - Nottingham Forest 03/12/11
We spoke to Alex Walker from Forest fansite LTLF ahead of the two-time European Champions visit to The Amex. He told us about Joel Lynch, Steve McClaren and just how his side have gone from play-off contenders to struggling at the wrong end of the table.
View from the South Stand - Coventry City 26/11/11
Brighton face struggling Coventry City on Saturday at the Amex, although following the Sky Blues home draw with Cardiff on Tuesday evening the Seagulls may be in for a tough test. Kev Monks gives us the Coventry point of view ahead of this fixture.
View From The South Stand - Barnsley 06/11/11
Wilky from Barnsley fan site OnThePontyEnd.com speaks to us ahead of the Sunday afternoon clash at the Amex against the Albion. Find out what he thinks of Jimmy McNulty and Craig Davies as well as the Tykes chances of survival.
View from the South Stand - West Ham United 24/11/11
We quizzed Gordon Thrower from famous West Ham site Knees Up Mother Brown for the lo-down on Big Sam, what's it like having David Gold and David Sullivan and proclamations like Champions League football in seven years and whether he wants to watch football in an athletics stadium.
View from the South Stand - Hull City 15/10/11
Ahead of Hull City's first visit to The Amex, Tigers fan James Webster answers our questions on their meteoric rise from League Two to the Premier League, just how important a modern stadium like the KC is to making it into the elite and of course, Phil Brown.
View from the South Stand - Crystal Palace 27/09/11
It's the one we've all been waiting for. For the first time in nearly six years, Brighton meet arch rivals Crystal Palace. We dived into enemy territory to speak to Steven Bridle from Five Year Plan Fanzine about what the scum up the road think about the fixture and of course, Glenn Murray!
View from the South Stand - Leeds United 23/09/11
Following the dramas of Wednesday's Carling Cup defeat against Liverpool, we are back in league action just 48 hours later with the visit of Leeds. We spoke to David from thescratchingshed.com about financial problems, Ken Bates and his somewhat interesting views on The Amex.
View from the South Stand - Peterborough United 27/08/11
Fellow promoted side Peterborough United arrive at The Amex of the back of that thrilling 7-1 win over Ipswich. Jamie from the Posh's fan podcast Standing on the Glebe talked to us about promotion, getting through four managers in their last Championship campaign and terraces.
View from the South Stand - Sunderland 23/08/11
The first Premier League opposition in a competitive Amex game arrive in the form of Sunderland in the Carling Cup. We spoke to Simon Walsh from RokerReport.com who gave us his thoughts on the Premier League, new stadiums and where the future lies for the Black Cats.
View from the South Stand - Blackpool 20/08/11
Blackpool had quite the adventure in the Premier League last season. Peter Gillatt from It's Orange, Not Tangerine! shared his memories on the ride and his thoughts on getting out of the Championship and the miracle worker that is Ian Holloway.
View from the South Stand - Portsmouth 13/08/11
Saturday see's the Albion make their first trip to Fratton Park in nine years for a south coast derby with Portsmouth. Bill Gillon from Pompey Online answered our questions about the secondary rivalry, his clubs financial woes and whether the balance of power on the south is changing.
View from the South Stand - Gillingham 09/08/11
The second game at The Amex features another team with which we have a bit of history, former landlords Gillingham. We spoke to Simon Head, the editor of Gills365 about the Gills hopes for the season, Paul Scally and whether he thought they could cause a shock on Tuesday.
View from the South Stand - Doncaster Rovers 06/08/11
Ahead of the opening league game at The Amex and the Albion's first in the Championship for five years, we interviewed Doncaster Rovers fan Glen Wilson from Viva Rovers for his thoughts on the season ahead and the special link between the two clubs.
Leon Knight Interview
Leon Knight Talks To WeAreBrighton.com
Controversial former Albion striker Leon Knight conducted a 10 minute phone interview with WeAreBrighton.com and discussed his time at the club and the nosedive of his career since leaving Withdean. This full interview is available for download now!

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