Can they do it again? It's now over 40 years since Brighton thumped Manchester City 4-1 in the league.
The Seagulls meet City tonight rank outsiders against the Premier League giants.
But in December 1979, Brighton enjoyed a superb 4-1 rout of City with Ray Clarke (two), Peter Ward and Gerry Ryan getting the goals for the hosts.
Brighton XI: Graham Moseley - Gary Stevens, Mark Lawrenson, Steve Foster, Gary Williams - Peter O'Sullivan, Brian Horton, John Gregory, Peter Ward - Gerry Ryan, Ray Clarke
Man City XI: Joe Corrigan - Stuart Lee, Nicky Reid, Paul Power, Tommy Booth - Ray Ranson, Tommy Caton, Willie Donachie, David Bennett - Steve Daley, Tony Henry
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