Seagulls keep duo
By Amanda Cornforth
Last Updated: 01/01/70 1:00am
Young Brighton duo Dean Cox and Joel Lynch have penned new extended contracts.Young Brighton duo Dean Cox and Joel Lynch have penned new extended contracts with the club.
Midfielder Cox, 19, has signed a three-year deal while defender Lynch, 19, has been handed a four-year contract.
"It's important not only to recruit new players but also to ensure we keep hold of our promising young players," Albion boss Dean Wilkins told the club's website.
"Joel and Dean both had promising first full seasons as professionals with the club and we wanted to reflect that by rewarding them for their performances with these new extended contracts."