Albion appoint three backroom staff

Brighton have appointed Jonas Scheuermann as assistant head coach to new boss Fabian Hurzeler, as well as two other backroom staff.

Schueuermann joins from Bundesliga side Augsburg, where he has been assistant manager since 2017.

Marco Knoop, who worked with Hurzeler at previous club St Pauli, will come in as goalkeeping coach.

Meanwhile, Max Lesser, a former chief analyst at Dutch giants Ajax, has been recruited as tactical analyst.

The appointments are subject to work permits being approved.