City V Brighton head to head

Saturday will be the 56th game between Brighton & Hove Albion and Coventry City.

The Sky Blues have won 15 of those matches and drawn 19, scoring 70 goals compared to Brighton's 83.

The corresponding fixture at Withdean in September 2005 produced a 2-2 draw. A Paul McShane own goal gave City a 38th minute lead. Leon Knight levelled in the 49th minute, only for Claus Jorgensen to go up the other end and put City back in front. The lead lasted for only four minutes as Kazim-Richards levelled just after coming on as a substitute.

The teams that day were:
City Bywater,Whing,Hall,Page,Hughes (Osbourne 82),Duffy (Watson  63), Doyle,Adebola,  McSheffrey (Morrell 75), Scowcroft, Jorgensen Subs Ince,Flood

Brighton Blayney, Reid, Knight, Hart, Hammond, Carpenter, Butters, Carole (Frutos 87), Jarrett, Robinson (Kazim-Richards 52), McShane Subs Ottway, Elphick, Chaigneau.

For details of matches between City and Brighton, please click on http://www.coventrycity-mad.co.uk/footydb/loadhed.asp