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On 6 July 2012, it was confirmed that Bridge would join Brighton & Hove Albion on a season-long loan.
Bridge played 37 league games for Brighton, scoring three goals and helping them reach fourth place in the league to qualify for the play-offs.
Gus has revitalised my love for football after I was in the wilderness at Manchester City." In June 2013, Bridge signed a one-year contract with Reading, who had just been relegated to the Football League Championship.
Bridge chose Reading ahead of offers from Queens Park Rangers and Brighton, who wished to make his loan permanent.
Bridge played the full match in Chelsea's 3–0 victory over Manchester City on the opening day of the 2006–07 Premier League season, providing a telling cross for the third goal, scored by a header from Didier Drogba.On 27 February 2010, City inflicted Chelsea's first home Premier League defeat of the season with a 4–2 victory.Prior to the match, Bridge was involved in a highly publicised incident in which he refused to shake hands with Chelsea captain and former club and international teammate John Terry, who was at the time the subject of claims His position as left-back for Manchester City gradually faded with the arrival of two new left-backs.Bridge was rewarded by being voted the Southampton Player of the Year for the 2000–01 season.Bridge's temperament and consistency, together with a high level of fitness, enabled him to continue to play every match until 18 January 2003 when he limped off with an injury in a 1–0 defeat to Liverpool. His finest moment came in the Champions League quarter-final against Arsenal in 2003–04.
Bridge played his third cup final for Chelsea in just over two years in the 2–1 loss in the 2008 League Cup Final against Tottenham Hotspur.