Brighton make Mooy deal permanent

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Brighton and Hove Albion have confirmed the permanent signing of on-loan midfielder Aaron Mooy.

Mooy has signed a three-and-a-half-year deal at the Amex Stadium for a reported fee of £5million after impressing following on a temporary move from Huddersfield Town.

Brighton head coach Graham Potter has been pleased with the Australia international's integration on the south coast and was eager to keep him at the club.

He said: "We are delighted to have agreed a permanent deal with Aaron and Huddersfield. He’s been an important player for us and will have a key part to play going forward. 

"We knew what Aaron would bring, and he’s proved to be an excellent addition to our squad and a great professional both on and off the pitch.