Brighton fans react on Twitter to victory over Rotherham

Glenn Murray of Brighton and Hove Albion celebrates after scoring their second goal

Brighton beat Rotherham 3-0 to go top of the Championship.

Glenn Murray of Brighton and Hove Albion celebrates after scoring their second goal

Brighton made it back-to-back victories on Tuesday night to go top of the Championship.

Chris Hughton's side took the lead after 23 minutes through Anthony Knockaert, and then doubled their lead three minutes later when Glenn Murray converted Leroy Rosenior's cross to score his third goal of the season.

Tomer Hemed of Brighton and Hove Albion in action with  Stephen Kelly and Joe Mattock of Rotherham United

It was 3-0 in the 58th minute as Tomer Hemed scored from the penalty spot after Murray was fouled in the box. The Israeli forward notched 16 goals last season, and opened his account for this season from 12 yards.

The result puts Brighton top of the league, with no goals conceded and back-to-back 3-0 victories at home.

Brighton and Hove Albion manager Chris Hughton

Defeat for Alan Stubbs' Rotherham sees them drop 21st place, one position above the relegation zone.

The Seagulls' next game is away to Reading on Saturday, where they will look to continue their early form after suffering heartbreak last season in their quest for promotion.

Anthony Knockaert of Brighton and Hove Albion celebrates after scoring their first goal

Having gone top of the league, Brighton fans took to Twitter to react to their win over Rotherham.

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