Adam Virgo

Date of birth25 January 1983
Place of birthBrighton
NationalityEnglish
Weight86 kg
Height1.88 m
PositionDefender/Forward

This young Brighton & Hove Albion central defender made his debut in senior football when coming on as a substitute in the LDV Vans Trophy tie against Brentford.

Although still in his teens, he showed maturity and composure in his subsequent appearances and never let the team down.

Strong in the air and calm under pressure he looks to have a promising future in the game.

Adam's contract at Brighton & Hove Albion was extended to June 2007 in July 2004.

He joined Celtic in July 2005 with a four-year contract but returned to Brighton in June 2008 in a two-year deal.

Adam joined Yeovil Town in July 2010 with a one-year contract.

He joined Bristol Rovers in August 2011 with a two-year contract.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Brighton and Hove Albion 04 Jul 2000 20 Jul 2005
Exeter City 29 Nov 2002 28 Feb 2003 L
Celtic 20 Jul 2005 30 Jun 2008
Coventry City 08 Aug 2006 31 May 2007 L
Colchester United 17 Aug 2007 31 May 2008 L
Brighton and Hove Albion 30 Jun 2008 30 Jun 2010
Yeovil Town 30 Jul 2010 30 Jun 2011
Bristol Rovers 01 Jul 2011 30 Jun 2013

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2000-01 Brighton and Hove Albion LDV Vans Trophy
1
2000-01 Brighton and Hove Albion League Division 3 2
4
1
2001-02 Brighton and Hove Albion LDV Vans Trophy 1
1
2001-02 Brighton and Hove Albion League Division 2 4
2
2002-03 Brighton and Hove Albion League Cup 1
2002-03 Brighton and Hove Albion League Division 1 3
2002-03 Exeter City League Division 3 8
1
2003-04 Brighton and Hove Albion League Division 2 20
2
1
5
2003-04 Brighton and Hove Albion League Division 2 Play-Offs 3
1
1
2004-05 Brighton and Hove Albion FA Cup 1
2004-05 Brighton and Hove Albion League Championship 36
8
7
2
2004-05 Brighton and Hove Albion League Cup 1
1
2006-07 Coventry City FA Cup 1
1
2006-07 Coventry City League Championship 10
5
1
2
2007-08 Colchester United FA Cup 1
2007-08 Colchester United League Championship 30
6
1
6
2008-09 Brighton and Hove Albion FA Cup 1
2008-09 Brighton and Hove Albion Johnstones Paint Trophy 6
1
1
2008-09 Brighton and Hove Albion League Cup 2
2
2008-09 Brighton and Hove Albion League One 36
3
7
2
2009-10 Brighton and Hove Albion FA Cup 4
2
2009-10 Brighton and Hove Albion Johnstones Paint Trophy 1
2009-10 Brighton and Hove Albion League Cup 1
1
2009-10 Brighton and Hove Albion League One 20
5
1
1
2
2010-11 Yeovil Town FA Cup 1
2010-11 Yeovil Town Johnstones Paint Trophy 1
2010-11 Yeovil Town League Cup 1
2010-11 Yeovil Town League One 28
5
5
6
1
2011-12 Bristol Rovers League Cup 2
2011-12 Bristol Rovers League Two 9
1
1
2012-13 Bristol Rovers Johnstones Paint Trophy 1
2012-13 Bristol Rovers League Cup 1
2012-13 Bristol Rovers League Two 9
1
2


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

Club matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
09 Jan 2001 Brighton and Hove Albion v Brentford D 2-2 LDV Vans Trophy 2nd round - southern section
03 Feb 2001 Torquay United v Brighton and Hove Albion W 0-1 League Division 3
06 Mar 2001 Scunthorpe United v Brighton and Hove Albion L 2-1 League Division 3
17 Mar 2001 Hartlepool United v Brighton and Hove Albion D 2-2 League Division 3
31 Mar 2001 Brighton and Hove Albion v Mansfield Town W 2-0 League Division 3
03 Apr 2001 Rochdale v Brighton and Hove Albion D 1-1 League Division 3
03 May 2001 Halifax Town v Brighton and Hove Albion D 0-0 League Division 3
30 Oct 2001 Brighton and Hove Albion v Wycombe Wanderers W 2-1 LDV Vans Trophy 2nd round - southern section
04 Dec 2001 Cambridge United v Brighton and Hove Albion L 2-1 LDV Vans Trophy Quarter-final - southern section
21 Dec 2001 Brighton and Hove Albion v Chesterfield D 2-2 League Division 2
12 Jan 2002 Wigan Athletic v Brighton and Hove Albion L 3-0 League Division 2
24 Jan 2002 Brentford v Brighton and Hove Albion L 4-0 League Division 2
31 Jan 2002 Brighton and Hove Albion v Cardiff City W 1-0 League Division 2
11 Feb 2002 Brighton and Hove Albion v Reading W 3-1 League Division 2
26 Feb 2002 AFC Bournemouth v Brighton and Hove Albion D 1-1 League Division 2
24 Sep 2002 Ipswich Town v Brighton and Hove Albion L 3-1 League Cup 2nd round
28 Sep 2002 Brighton and Hove Albion v Grimsby Town L 1-2 League Division 1
05 Oct 2002 Watford v Brighton and Hove Albion L 1-0 League Division 1
19 Oct 2002 Brighton and Hove Albion v Sheffield United L 2-4 League Division 1
10 Jan 2004 Brighton and Hove Albion v Oldham Athletic D 0-0 League Division 2
17 Jan 2004 Queens Park Rangers v Brighton and Hove Albion L 2-1 League Division 2
24 Jan 2004 Brighton and Hove Albion v Barnsley W 1-0 League Division 2
31 Jan 2004 Brighton and Hove Albion v Plymouth Argyle W 2-1 League Division 2
07 Feb 2004 Wycombe Wanderers v Brighton and Hove Albion D 1-1 League Division 2
10 Feb 2004 Luton Town v Brighton and Hove Albion L 2-0 League Division 2
14 Feb 2004 Grimsby Town v Brighton and Hove Albion L 2-1 League Division 2
21 Feb 2004 Brighton and Hove Albion v AFC Bournemouth W 3-0 League Division 2
28 Feb 2004 Stockport County v Brighton and Hove Albion D 1-1 League Division 2
02 Mar 2004 Brighton and Hove Albion v Brentford W 1-0 League Division 2
10 Mar 2004 Brighton and Hove Albion v Tranmere Rovers W 3-0 League Division 2
13 Mar 2004 Port Vale v Brighton and Hove Albion D 1-1 League Division 2
16 Mar 2004 Chesterfield v Brighton and Hove Albion W 0-2 League Division 2
20 Mar 2004 Brighton and Hove Albion v Colchester United W 2-1 League Division 2
27 Mar 2004 Sheffield Wednesday v Brighton and Hove Albion L 2-1 League Division 2
03 Apr 2004 Brighton and Hove Albion v Hartlepool United W 2-0 League Division 2
10 Apr 2004 Blackpool v Brighton and Hove Albion L 3-1 League Division 2
12 Apr 2004 Brighton and Hove Albion v Rushden and Diamonds D 0-0 League Division 2
17 Apr 2004 Brighton and Hove Albion v Peterborough United W 1-0 League Division 2
24 Apr 2004 Bristol City v Brighton and Hove Albion D 0-0 League Division 2
01 May 2004 Brighton and Hove Albion v Notts County W 1-0 League Division 2
08 May 2004 Wrexham v Brighton and Hove Albion W 0-2 League Division 2
16 May 2004 Swindon Town v Brighton and Hove Albion W 0-1 League Division 2 Play-Offs Semi-final 1st leg
20 May 2004 Brighton and Hove Albion v Swindon Town L 1-2
Agg: 2-2 (4-3)
League Division 2 Play-Offs Semi-final 2nd leg
30 May 2004 Brighton and Hove Albion v Bristol City W 1-0 League Division 2 Play-Offs Final
07 Aug 2004 Reading v Brighton and Hove Albion L 3-2 League Championship
10 Aug 2004 Brighton and Hove Albion v Plymouth Argyle L 0-2 League Championship
14 Aug 2004 Brighton and Hove Albion v Coventry City D 1-1 League Championship
21 Aug 2004 Wigan Athletic v Brighton and Hove Albion L 3-0 League Championship
24 Aug 2004 Brighton and Hove Albion v Bristol Rovers L 1-2 League Cup Preliminary round 1st leg
28 Aug 2004 Brighton and Hove Albion v Preston North End W 1-0 League Championship
30 Aug 2004 Leicester City v Brighton and Hove Albion W 0-1 League Championship
11 Sep 2004 Watford v Brighton and Hove Albion D 1-1 League Championship
14 Sep 2004 Brighton and Hove Albion v Wolverhampton Wanderers L 0-1 League Championship
18 Sep 2004 Brighton and Hove Albion v Queens Park Rangers L 2-3 League Championship
25 Sep 2004 Gillingham v Brighton and Hove Albion W 0-1 League Championship
29 Sep 2004 Nottingham Forest v Brighton and Hove Albion W 0-1 League Championship
02 Oct 2004 Brighton and Hove Albion v Sheffield United D 1-1 League Championship
16 Oct 2004 Crewe Alexandra v Brighton and Hove Albion L 3-1 League Championship
19 Oct 2004 Brighton and Hove Albion v Cardiff City D 1-1 League Championship
23 Oct 2004 Brighton and Hove Albion v Leeds United W 1-0 League Championship
03 Nov 2004 Derby County v Brighton and Hove Albion L 3-0 League Championship
13 Nov 2004 West Ham United v Brighton and Hove Albion W 0-1 League Championship
11 Dec 2004 Millwall v Brighton and Hove Albion L 2-0 League Championship
17 Dec 2004 Brighton and Hove Albion v Stoke City L 0-1 League Championship
26 Dec 2004 Brighton and Hove Albion v Gillingham W 2-1 League Championship
28 Dec 2004 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Brighton and Hove Albion D 1-1 League Championship
01 Jan 2005 Queens Park Rangers v Brighton and Hove Albion D 0-0 League Championship
03 Jan 2005 Brighton and Hove Albion v Watford W 2-1 League Championship
08 Jan 2005 Tottenham Hotspur v Brighton and Hove Albion L 2-1 FA Cup 3rd round
15 Jan 2005 Sheffield United v Brighton and Hove Albion W 1-2 League Championship
29 Jan 2005 Leeds United v Brighton and Hove Albion D 1-1 League Championship
05 Feb 2005 Brighton and Hove Albion v Derby County L 2-3 League Championship
12 Feb 2005 Cardiff City v Brighton and Hove Albion L 2-0 League Championship
19 Feb 2005 Brighton and Hove Albion v Sunderland W 2-1 League Championship
15 Mar 2005 Brighton and Hove Albion v Wigan Athletic L 2-4 League Championship
21 Mar 2005 Brighton and Hove Albion v Reading L 0-1 League Championship
02 Apr 2005 Coventry City v Brighton and Hove Albion L 2-1 League Championship
05 Apr 2005 Preston North End v Brighton and Hove Albion L 3-0 League Championship
09 Apr 2005 Brighton and Hove Albion v Leicester City D 1-1 League Championship
16 Apr 2005 Burnley v Brighton and Hove Albion D 1-1 League Championship
23 Apr 2005 Brighton and Hove Albion v West Ham United D 2-2 League Championship
08 May 2005 Brighton and Hove Albion v Ipswich Town D 1-1 League Championship
09 Aug 2008 Crewe Alexandra v Brighton and Hove Albion W 1-2 League One
12 Aug 2008 Brighton and Hove Albion v Barnet W 4-0 League Cup Preliminary round 1st leg
16 Aug 2008 Brighton and Hove Albion v Bristol Rovers D 1-1 League One
22 Aug 2008 Southend United v Brighton and Hove Albion W 0-2 League One
30 Aug 2008 Brighton and Hove Albion v Leyton Orient D 0-0 League One
02 Sep 2008 Northampton Town v Brighton and Hove Albion W 0-1 Johnstones Paint Trophy 1st round - southern section
13 Sep 2008 Yeovil Town v Brighton and Hove Albion D 1-1 League One
20 Sep 2008 Brighton and Hove Albion v Walsall L 0-1 League One
24 Sep 2008 Brighton and Hove Albion v Manchester City W 2-2 (5-3) League Cup 2nd round
27 Sep 2008 Northampton Town v Brighton and Hove Albion D 2-2 League One
04 Oct 2008 Brighton and Hove Albion v Cheltenham Town D 3-3 League One
07 Oct 2008 Brighton and Hove Albion v Leyton Orient W 2-2 (5-4) Johnstones Paint Trophy 2nd round - southern section
11 Oct 2008 Leeds United v Brighton and Hove Albion L 3-1 League One
18 Oct 2008 Brighton and Hove Albion v Hereford United D 0-0 League One
21 Oct 2008 Peterborough United v Brighton and Hove Albion D 0-0 League One
25 Oct 2008 Hartlepool United v Brighton and Hove Albion L 1-0 League One
28 Oct 2008 Brighton and Hove Albion v Leicester City W 3-2 League One
01 Nov 2008 Brighton and Hove Albion v Millwall W 4-1 League One
08 Nov 2008 Brighton and Hove Albion v Hartlepool United D 3-3 FA Cup Preliminary round 1st leg
12 Nov 2008 Brighton and Hove Albion v Swindon Town W 2-0 Johnstones Paint Trophy Quarter-final - southern section
22 Nov 2008 Brighton and Hove Albion v Huddersfield Town L 0-1 League One
25 Nov 2008 Stockport County v Brighton and Hove Albion L 2-0 League One
06 Dec 2008 Oldham Athletic v Brighton and Hove Albion D 1-1 League One
16 Dec 2008 Shrewsbury Town v Brighton and Hove Albion W 0-0 (5-4) Johnstones Paint Trophy Semi-final - southern section
20 Dec 2008 Tranmere Rovers v Brighton and Hove Albion L 1-0 League One
28 Dec 2008 Swindon Town v Brighton and Hove Albion W 0-2 League One
17 Jan 2009 Brighton and Hove Albion v Leeds United L 0-2 League One
20 Jan 2009 Brighton and Hove Albion v Luton Town D 0-0 Johnstones Paint Trophy Final - southern section (1st leg)
24 Jan 2009 Cheltenham Town v Brighton and Hove Albion D 2-2 League One
31 Jan 2009 Brighton and Hove Albion v Hartlepool United W 2-1 League One
10 Feb 2009 Brighton and Hove Albion v Peterborough United L 2-4 League One
14 Feb 2009 Brighton and Hove Albion v Carlisle United L 0-2 League One
17 Feb 2009 Luton Town v Brighton and Hove Albion L 1-1 (3-4) Johnstones Paint Trophy Final - southern section (2nd leg)
21 Feb 2009 Millwall v Brighton and Hove Albion W 0-1 League One
24 Feb 2009 Brighton and Hove Albion v Northampton Town D 1-1 League One
21 Mar 2009 Scunthorpe United v Brighton and Hove Albion L 2-0 League One
28 Mar 2009 Brighton and Hove Albion v Tranmere Rovers D 0-0 League One
04 Apr 2009 Milton Keynes Dons v Brighton and Hove Albion L 2-0 League One
07 Apr 2009 Hereford United v Brighton and Hove Albion W 1-2 League One
11 Apr 2009 Brighton and Hove Albion v Swindon Town L 2-3 League One
13 Apr 2009 Colchester United v Brighton and Hove Albion W 0-1 League One
18 Apr 2009 Brighton and Hove Albion v Oldham Athletic W 3-1 League One
21 Apr 2009 Bristol Rovers v Brighton and Hove Albion W 1-2 League One
25 Apr 2009 Huddersfield Town v Brighton and Hove Albion D 2-2 League One
02 May 2009 Brighton and Hove Albion v Stockport County W 1-0 League One
08 Aug 2009 Brighton and Hove Albion v Walsall L 0-1 League One
11 Aug 2009 Swansea City v Brighton and Hove Albion L 3-0 League Cup Preliminary round 1st leg
15 Aug 2009 Brentford v Brighton and Hove Albion D 0-0 League One
18 Aug 2009 Huddersfield Town v Brighton and Hove Albion L 7-1 League One
22 Aug 2009 Brighton and Hove Albion v Stockport County L 2-4 League One
28 Aug 2009 Millwall v Brighton and Hove Albion D 1-1 League One
05 Sep 2009 Brighton and Hove Albion v Wycombe Wanderers W 1-0 League One
12 Sep 2009 Carlisle United v Brighton and Hove Albion W 0-2 League One
19 Sep 2009 Brighton and Hove Albion v Southend United L 2-3 League One
26 Sep 2009 Bristol Rovers v Brighton and Hove Albion D 1-1 League One
06 Oct 2009 Leyton Orient v Brighton and Hove Albion L 1-0 Johnstones Paint Trophy 2nd round - southern section
13 Oct 2009 Brighton and Hove Albion v Gillingham W 2-0 League One
17 Oct 2009 Tranmere Rovers v Brighton and Hove Albion L 2-1 League One
24 Oct 2009 Brighton and Hove Albion v Oldham Athletic L 0-2 League One
31 Oct 2009 Brighton and Hove Albion v Hartlepool United D 3-3 League One
07 Nov 2009 Wycombe Wanderers v Brighton and Hove Albion D 4-4 FA Cup Preliminary round 1st leg
28 Nov 2009 Brighton and Hove Albion v Rushden and Diamonds W 3-2 FA Cup 2nd round
28 Dec 2009 Wycombe Wanderers v Brighton and Hove Albion W 2-5 League One
02 Jan 2010 Torquay United v Brighton and Hove Albion W 0-1 FA Cup 3rd round
16 Jan 2010 Walsall v Brighton and Hove Albion W 1-2 League One
23 Jan 2010 Aston Villa v Brighton and Hove Albion L 3-2 FA Cup 4th round
26 Jan 2010 Stockport County v Brighton and Hove Albion D 1-1 League One
30 Jan 2010 Brighton and Hove Albion v Millwall L 0-1 League One
06 Feb 2010 Leyton Orient v Brighton and Hove Albion D 1-1 League One
09 Feb 2010 Brighton and Hove Albion v Huddersfield Town D 0-0 League One
13 Feb 2010 Brighton and Hove Albion v Norwich City L 1-2 League One
20 Feb 2010 Leeds United v Brighton and Hove Albion D 1-1 League One
16 Mar 2010 Brighton and Hove Albion v Brentford W 3-0 League One
20 Mar 2010 Oldham Athletic v Brighton and Hove Albion W 0-2 League One
27 Mar 2010 Brighton and Hove Albion v Tranmere Rovers W 3-0 League One
13 Apr 2010 Gillingham v Brighton and Hove Albion D 1-1 League One


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.