1981–82 Brighton & Hove Albion F.C. season
|FA Cup||Fourth round|
|League Cup||Third round|
Andy Ritchie (14)
During the 1981–82 English football season, Brighton & Hove Albion competed in the Football League First Division.
Brighton achieved their highest-ever league finish of 13th. On March 6, 1982, the Seagulls also scored an impressive clean-sheet win at Anfield against the 1981-82 First Division Champions Liverpool 0-1 (the champions' final league loss of the season).
Brighton & Hove Albion's score comes first
Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.
- Steve Gatting - Arsenal, July
- Tony Grealish - Luton Town, July
- Sammy Nelson - Arsenal, October
- Mickey Thomas - Everton, January
- Moshe Gariani - Maccabi Netanya, June
- Brian Horton - Luton Town, June
- Mark Lawrenson - Liverpool, June
- Peter O'Sullivan - Fulham, June
- John Phillips - Charlton Athletic, June