- Albion are beaten 2-1 by Swansea City
- Laurent Tolaj scores for the Seagulls
- Owen Evans and Arnor Borg Gudjohnsen on target for Swansea
- The under-18s are next in action against West Ham United in the FA Youth Cup
Brighton & Hove Albion’s under-18s were beaten 2-1 by Swansea City at the American Express Elite Football Performance Centre.
Laurent Tolaj gave Albion the lead in first-half stoppage time after being assisted by Danny Cashman.
Swansea hit back twice in the second half through Owen Evans just shy of the hour mark, before Arnor Borg Gudjohnsen scored a second six minutes from time to earn the visitors all three points.
Albion will now turn their attentions to an FA Youth Cup tie against West Ham United a week on Monday.
ALBION: Rees; Packham, Lopata, Roberts, Tanimowo; Leonard, Hoare, Spong, Cashman (Vukoje 64); Carre (Longman 46), Tolaj.
SUBS NOT USED: Talley (GK), Shihab, Clark-Eden.