Inside the new Training Ground - October 2013
Amex may be completely finished now (except for the hotel,
water park and F1 track to be added), but that doesn't mean
building work being carried out by the Albion is done. A
rather large field between Shoreham and Lancing is currently being turned into a state-of-the-art training
ground that will continue to revolutionise the club.
be a far cry from the current ground that the club uses at
the University of Sussex - famous for forcing captain Danny
Cullip to hand in a transfer request. Featuring a multitude of pitches
including grass, under heated ones and the latest in 3G
technology, academy facilities, offices and even a players
garden, it's the final step in making the club ready for the
open in time for next season, Martin Perry took Oscar
Garcia, his backroom team and the media on a tour of the
site on October 10th 2013. We were lucky enough to have
Brett Mendoza present as part of the gathered press after
he won a competition which means these exclusive photos for WeAreBrighton.
going to be quite a venue - and further proof that while the
squad may not be getting strengthened by Tony Bloom throwing
wads of cash at it (FFP people!), his investment to the club
has not stopped as this vital development shows.