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    Brighton & Hove Albion F.C.
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Brighton and Hove Albion F.C. - Honours

In the history of soccer, since its formation in 1901, Brighton and Hove Albion Football Club has played in the top four levels of the English football league system. The club has finished as runners-up in the FA Cup once.

England

League

Level Two of the English football league system

('Second Division' until 1992; 'Football League First Division' until 2004; 'Championship' since 2005)

Runners-up: Twice: 1979, 2017

Level Three of the English football league system

('Third Division' ('Third Division North' and 'Third Division South' from 1922 - 1958) until 1992; 'Football League Second Division' until 2004; 'League One' since 2005)

Winners: Three times - 1958, 2002, 2011

Runners-up: Five times - 1954, 1956, 1972, 1977, 1988

Level Four of the English football league system

('Fourth Division' from 1959 until 1992; 'Football League Third Division' until 2004; 'League Two' since 2005)

Winners: Twice - 1965, 2001

FA Cup

Runners-up: Once - 1983

 

First Football History

Events and details behind each of these and other national triumphs and near misses form part of the Brighton and Hove Albion FC story. We have selected a series of football books which expand further on the soccer history of the Brighton and Hove Albion Football Club. These books have been carefully selected, reviewed and are available on amazon: Brighton and Hove Albion FC - Book Selection 

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