Poyet loses dismissal appeal

Gus Poyet has lost his appeal against his sacking by Brighton, the club have confirmed.

Poyet was axed for gross misconduct last month having previously been suspended by the club in the aftermath of the play-off defeat by Crystal Palace.

Poyet was axed for gross misconduct last month having previously been suspended by the club in the aftermath of the play-off defeat by Crystal Palace.

Following a suspension, investigation, disciplinary meeting, and separate appeal hearing, which was conducted by three members of the club's board in London on July 11 and July 12 2013, Brighton & Hove Albion today confirmed that after further consideration Gus Poyet's dismissal for gross misconduct has been upheld.

The panel's decision was delivered to Gus Poyet and his advisers a short time ago.

– Official Brighton statement on the club's website.

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