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Brighton confirmed the news in a statement this evening that offered no reason for the surprise move, which comes three days after the Seagulls exited the play-offs at the hands of bitter rivals Crystal Palace.
The statement read: "Brighton & Hove Albion has confirmed that it has suspended its manager, assistant manager, and its first-team coach from their duties.
"The club will now follow its internal procedures with regard to this matter and will make no further comment at this time."
The Brighton & Hove Albion manager was told today he must stay away from the Amex Stadium while an internal investigation into an alleged breach of contract.
It is believed comments made at the Championship club after the play-off defeat to Crystal Palace on Monday may be connected to the move.