Former West Brom midfielder Darren Carter is hoping to secure a deal with Championship high-flyers Brighton after scoring on his debut in a 2-0 reserve win over Bournemouth.
The 27-year-old has been without a club since the summer after his contract with relegated side Preston North End came to an end.
Carter had been on trial for two months with home-town club Birmingham City since early August but with the Blues still yet to make a decision on what their next move will be Carter turned his attentions to impressing Seagulls boss Gus Poyet.
The midfielder is determined to prove his worth and told The
“All I need is an opportunity, that is all I am looking for. I have been working my socks off where ever I have been, especially this year, to just get an opportunity to prove to people I’ve got it at this level and higher.”