Date: 2nd September 2019 at 11:37am
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EXCLUSIVE By Pete O’Rourke

Brighton & Hove Albion winger James Tilley has agreed a deal to join Yeovil Town, Football Insider understands.

Tilley is well down the pecking order at the Premier League club and manager Graham Potters he will benefit by going out on loan this season.

A Brighton source has told Football Insider that Yeovil have agreed terms to take the 20-year-old for the rest of the 2019-20 campaign.

Tilley had a spell out on loan at League of Ireland side Cork City last season and he impressed during his stint on the other side of the Irish sea.

The rising star is highly regarded at Brighton after making his first-team debut as a 16-year-old against Middlesbrough in the Championship in May 2015.

The skilful attacker has made three first-team appearances for the Seagulls and he scored the winning goal against Barnet in the Carabao Cup in 2017.

He is out of contract at Brighton at the end of this season.

In other Brighton news, it can be REVEALED the club wanted to sign Huddersfield international on Newcastle radar.