Albion defender Bernardo is set to join one of his former clubs RB Salzburg on a loan deal for the rest of the season.
The 25-year-old, who joinedBrighton
in 2018, has struggled for game time this season and has only made two Premier League starts, of which one of those have come in last week’s defeat at
The Brazilian has found first-team opportunities hard to come under
and has decided to return to the club where he spent the second half of the 2015-16 season.
Seagulls head coach Graham Potter told the club website
: “Bernardo is at a stage in his career where he wants to be playing regular football.
“This move should give him the opportunity to do that. We wish him well for the rest of the season and we will watch his progress with interest.”