SkySports is reporting that Sami Hyypia is in talks with Championship side Brighton over their vacant managerial role. 40-year-old Hyypia, renowned in England for his time spent with Liverpool, is currently out of work after being sacked by Bundesliga giants Bayer Leverkusen earlier this year after 18 months in charge of the club.

He has also been linked with the vacant Premier League roles at Southampton and West Brom.

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