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BRIGHTON secured their Football League status with a well-deserved point at champions Notts County...but still struggled to satisfy boss Brian Horton Brian Horton (born February 4, 1949 in Hednesford) is an English football manager, currently working as the assistant manager at Hull City. Horton is one of the few managers in English football to have taken charge of teams in more than a thousand games. .

Two-goal Kerry Mayo Kerry Mayo (born September 21, 1977) is an English footballer who currently plays left back for Brighton & Hove Albion.

Mayo was a trainee with the Seagulls and signed a professional contract with them in July 1996 and the Football League One side remain the only club he has
 left County battling to salvage a point as Brighton turned the Third Division table upside down.

But Horton said: "In normal circumstances, a team in our position would be delighted with a point from a game against the champions.

"But we could, and indeed should, have won the game - we had enough chances."

Nevertheless, the draw was more than enough to ensure that rock-bottom Doncaster Rovers couldn't pull off a Houdini act, condemning the Yorkshire club to relegation to the Vauxhall Conference.

Mayo's goals on 20 and 70 minutes were matched by strikes from midfielder Andy Hughes For the footballer, see .
Andy Hughes is an English electronic music producer. He is most known for his work with The Orb where he helped mix and produce Orblivion, and Cydonia as well as The Orb's singles from this period.
 on 61 minutes and Gary Jones, who lashed home his 22nd goal of the season in the 74th minute.
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Title Annotation:Sport
Publication:Sunday Mirror (London, England)
Date:Apr 12, 1998
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