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Brentford FC “It’s been a good day” Brentford goalscorer Neal Maupay felt that today’s win was the perfect way to set up a big week in The Bees season. Dean Smith’s side made the long trip north and returned with the three points following a dominant first-half performance against The Black Cats.

Brentford FC Dean Smith: 'First half we were outstanding' Brentford Head Coach Dean Smith was in a good mood following Brentford's 2-0 win over Sunderland in the North East.

Shocking Sunderland, Maupay and other Brentford talking points The Bees secured the three points courtesy of two first-half goals and a solid opening 45 minutes, leaving the struggling Black Cats with a mountain to climb after the interval.

Sunderland 0 Brentford 2: Fans vent fury at yet another home surrender Martin Bain, the chief executive, was subjected to verbal abuse by angry supporters as Sunderland's wretched campaign hit an almost implausible new low.

Football League: Sunderland suffer at the hands of Brentford Sunderland remain second from bottom after loss to Brentford.

Brentford FC Sunderland 0 Brentford 2 Your Sunderland v Brentford match report powered by Utilita.

Sunderland boss gives his verdict on Brentford Coleman was full of praise for how the club have continued to punch above their weight in the second tier.

Sunderland boss: 'We gave Brentford three points' The Bees cruised to three points after Kamo Mokotjo opened his account for the club and Neal Maupay scored with a cheeky backheel.

Why Nico Yennaris missed Brentford's win at Sunderland The Bees midfielder, when fit, has been named in every single one of Dean Smith's matchday squads.

Instant Reactions - Sunderland v Brentford Following today's clash between Sunderland and Brentford, here are the instant reactions from both managers. Sunderland hosted Brentford at the Stadium of Light for a 3pm kick off on Saturday February 17, with the visitors taking a two nil lead.

Smith gives his verdict after Brentford cruise to Sunderland win Kamo Mokotjo and Neal Maupay found the net inside the first half hour as the Bees put Chris Coleman's side to the sword.

Sunderland 0 Brentford 2 Sunderland 2-0 Brentford. Sunderland were beaten 2-0 by Brentford at the Stadium of Light on Saturday. Dean Smith's side made a bright start on Wearside and sealed a two-goal advantage before the break, as Kamo Mokotjo and Neal Maupay found the net. Review all the action below… DEFENSIVE RESHUFFLE.

How the Brentford players rated in win at Sunderland Dean Smith's side cruise to victory.

Sunderland v Brentford - Team Sheets Sunderland are at the Stadium of Light with Brentford the visitors today, this is a 3pm kick-off - the line-ups have been confirmed.

Brentford FC Listen live from the Stadium of Light this afternoon Mark Burridge will be joined by Mick Cabble and Ciaran Brett for live commentary of this afternoon's visit to Sunderland.

Brentford FC Three days to go… The Bees are in Sunderland this afternoon before returning to Griffin Park on Tuesday. Dean Smith’s men face the Blues and tickets are still available. For this evening only, Pie and Mash will be available in the Braemar Road Forecourt and local band Razzberry Jam are returning to perform in The Hiv.

LIVE: Sunderland AFC v Brentford - Action, reaction and analysis from Stadium of Light clash Sunderland host Brentford today - and we've got it covered.

Brentford FC Dean Smith on EFL Matters Brentford Head Coach Dean Smith was one of the guests on the latest EFL Matters. The Sky Sports show reviews all matters from the 72 clubs in the EFL every week.

Brentford FC Familiar Faces: Sunderland The Stadium of Light will be a new venue for Brentford fans wishing to watch their team in action this afternoon but for one member of the squad it will be a return to where it all started.

Fan Focus: Brentford are a club that Sunderland should try & replicate in the future; here's why Bees fans knew when Terry Butcher was manager we were in a bad way. Even when we hadn't won our first league match until the end of September this season we weren't worried. Defensive mistakes let us down a lot. Scoring three goals at home but still losing to Forest and drawing to you guys sums up how our season was going.

MATCH PREVIEW: Sunderland v Brentford - Formation change looms as McGeady is expected to start Sunderland take on mid-table Brentford this afternoon buoyed by the second half performance at Ashton Gate where the Lads recovered from a three-goal deficit to gain a well-earned point.

Brentford boss pays tribute to the attitude of his side The Bees are only eight points adrift of the Championship play-offs and have been one of the most impressive sides this season.

Sunderland is like a second home to me admits Brentford ace The Republic of Ireland international spent five years on Wearside in the club's academy setup and, although he never made a senior league appearance for the Black Cats, still has fond memories of his time there.

Sunderland AFC news LIVE - Black Cats prepare for Brentford game as relegation battle intensifies The Black Cats are focusing on Saturday's game with Brentford after that remarkable clash with Bristol City. Chris Coleman will give his press conference this morning as the Black Cats look to build on their 3-3 draw with the Robins.

17/2/18 - Follow Sunderland v Brentford Live On Twitter Brentford travel to Sunderland at the Stadium of Light today, this will be a 3pm kick-off. It's that time of the week again and Brentford are in action once more as the 2017-18 season continues.

Dean Smith lauds the evolution of Brentford captain John Egan The Irishman was chosen to succeed Harlee Dean after his move to Birmingham City and he has filled the void left by his former defensive partner.

Henrik Dalsgaard putting Brentford ahead of World Cup dreams The full back was a regular at international level prior to a heel injury causing him to miss their successful play-off triumph against the Republic of Ireland.

Brentford FC Moment in Time: Sunderland Back in January 2006, Martin Allen’s Bees were flying high in League One with ambitions of promotion to the second tier for the first-time since 1992 while Sunderland, under Mick McCarthy, were rock bottom of the Premier League with just nine points from 22 matches.

Brentford FC Betting Preview: Sunderland Alan Judge was inches away from netting a stunning last-ditch winner against Preston last Saturday, with the Bees managing a 1-1 draw after back-to-back league defeats.

Brentford ace just needs goals, insists Smith The visiting defenders repeatedly fouled the Brentford striker and his work rate was excellent throughout the time he was on the pitch.

Brentford FC All Access: Chiedozie Ogbene The latest instalment in our 'All Access' series…

Black Cats host Brentford Supporters can back Sunderland against Brentford and pay on the day at the Stadium of Light. Cash turnstiles 45 and 46 will be in operation but please note that there are no concession tickets available on the gate. Instead, those wishing to purchase concession tickets should head to the ticket office where they will be on sale until 3pm.

Be Up For The Battle - Dalsgaard Defender Henrik Dalsgaard has called on Brentford to be up for the battle against Sunderland this weekend and return to our almost unbeaten levels of performance.

Brentford FC Match Preview: Sunderland Sunderland vs Brentford Saturday 17 February Stadium of Light, 3pm Sky Bet Championship The Opposition If Sunderland fans thought it couldn't get much worse after last season's rock-bottom finish in the Premier League then The Black Cats disastrous campaign this time round has been a rude awakening.

Henrik Daslgaard discusses his team-mates Every team needs a player like him as he's so much fun joking around and being grumpy but in a good way.

Brentford FC “If we get our game up and running then we are pretty much unbeatable” Brentford defender Henrik Dalsgaard feels the Play-Offs are still achievable but only if The Bees can re-find the level which saw them lose just twice in 18 league games earlier this campaign.

Brentford still in play-off mix, says boss Dean Smith Brentford boss Dean Smith is not giving up on his side's play-off dream this season, despite the club being eight points off the pace in the Sky Bet Championship. The Bees are 10th in the table ahead of their trip to Sunderland this weekend and Smith, who was on EFL Matters on Thursday, said: "Obviously you'd like to be in the mix for the top six.

Sunderland v Brentford preview Callum McManaman could return to the Sunderland squad for Saturday's Sky Bet Championship clash with Brentford. McManaman has missed the last month with a shin problem, but has trained all week and may force his way into manager Chris Coleman's plans once again.

Brentford Have Plenty To Play For - Smith Head coach Dean Smith has said that despite recent disappointments in results, Brentford still have everything to play for as we head into the tie with Sunderland.

Brentford FC Opposition View: Sunderland Though their form has picked up under Chris Coleman, the threat of relegation just won’t disappear for Sunderland… Since Coleman arrived their form has improved significantly, but from a very low base. They’ve been inconsistent, but they have managed to get a few wins under their belts.

Brentford boss Dean Smith gives his verdict on Sunderland The Black Cats have only won twice in the Championship at home this season and sit 23rd in the Championship.

Who would you pick in your England team for the World Cup? We asked our reporters to pick their England team based on current form.

Dalsgaard honoured to play alongside Eriksen for Denmark The Spurs winger is a talisman for his country and scored a hat-trick against Ireland to help the Danes qualify for the World Cup.

Norwich man's strike at Brentford wins goal of the month award After neatly slipping a tackle, Maddison’s searing right-foot effort dived into the bottom corner in a hurry.

Brentford FC We Meet Again: Sunderland It was a modern-day classic when The Bees and Sunderland met at Griffin Park back in October. Despite taking an eighth minute lead, Dean Smith's side found themselves 3-1 down at the interval. However, Florian Jozefzoon and Neal Maupay struck after the restart to ensure that The Bees took a point fr.

Brentford FC FIFA 18 Giveaway This month we are giving our young Season Ticket Holders an opportunity to win a copy of FIFA 18. This competition is open to Junior Season Ticket Holders only. Simply answer the below question and fill in the form to enter.

Pick your Brentford team to take on Sunderland The Bees are able to welcome back Chris Mepham and Ryan Woods into the squad after they missed last Saturday's game with Preston.

Brentford star looking to extend Sunderland's home woes The Black Cats' home form has been one of the main reasons why they're 23rd in the Championship.

Brentford FC Dean: “There’s plenty to play for” Dean Smith was in high spirits when addressing the media ahead of Saturday’s trip to the Stadium of Light. Following a 1-1 draw with Preston North End last time out, Brentford sit eight points adrift of sixth-placed Bristol City.

Sunderland to honour Liam Miller with a minute's applause prior to Brentford clash Sunderland fans will be able to pay tribute to former player Liam Miller this weekend, with the Black Cats holding a minute's applause before kick-off against Brentford at the Stadium of Light. Republic of Ireland international Miller, who spent three years on Wearside, lost his battle against pancreatic cancer last week at the age of only 36.

Liam Miller to be honoured ahead of Sunderland vs Brentford The 36-year-old, who played 60 games for Sunderland, sadly passed away last week after a battle with pancreatic cancer.

Sunderland will pay tribute to Liam Miller The 36-year-old Irishman died last week after a battle with pancreatic cancer. Miller, who played 60 times for the Black Cats, will be remembered with a minute's applause before kick-off.

Brentford postpone Dean Smith contract talks until Monday The two sides were set to sit down and talk about a new deal this week but other factors have prevented this.

Sunderland v Brentford Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's Championship game between Sunderland and Brentford.

Brentford FC Additional TV games announced Three more Sky Bet Championship games have been selected for live television coverage on Sky Sports. TV games up to Easter were announced at the end of last month with details for the weekend of March 17 to follow.

Sunderland to pay tribute to Liam Miller ahead of Brentford clash "It is a tragedy to lose someone so young and our deepest condolences go to Liam's family and friends." Sunderland will also pay tribute to Miller on the big screens inside the ground, while John O'Shea has penned a heartfelt tribute in the club programme.

Brentford FC A trip to Ireland with Brentford B The Brentford B Team have just returned from a week away in Dublin, Irleand. This is a round-up of the action and what happened on match days one and two.

Brentford handed double injury boost ahead of Sunderland trip The Bees duo missed the 1-1 draw with Preston last weekend through illness and injury respectively.

Barnes on Brentford Brentford boast one of the most cosmopolitan squads in the Championship with Danes, a St Kitts and Nevis international, South African, French and Dutch players not to mention Scotland and the Republic of Ireland.

Benham's Doubts After Lionel Road Nightmare - Sunderland pre-match podcast from the pub Back to the North East for The Bees at the weekend as they look to get three points back on the board with a win against Sunderland. The Beesotted crew assembled at The Cross Keys pub in Stamford Brook to ascertain whether or not we could get our faltering playoff push back on course.

Former Fulham and Brentford man gives Bolton Wanderers unbelievable injury boost for QPR Bolton could have midfielder back for Championship clash this weekend.

Brentford FC The lunchtime quiz - Where did they come from, where did they go? Can you work out who these ten players are in three minutes? Tell us how close you got on Facebook or Twitter.

Sunderland man wants to build on Bristol fightback vs Brentford The Black Cats are second bottom in the Championship, three points from safety.

Brentford duo called up by Denmark The pair will link up with their international team-mates on February 26 and face Scotland the following day in Spain.

Who does Florian Jozefzoon think is the best? Forward enjoyed his time learning from top players at Ajax, even if he was injured.

Brentford FC Double defeat for Futsal Bees Match 1: Brentford FC Futsal 2 Southampton ‘B’ 5 Match 2: Brentford FC Futsal 3 Southend United 4 Brentford FC’s Futsal team were required to play another double-header at The Guildford Spectrum last Wednesday, 7 February, in The EFLT Futsal South East Championship.

Brentford FC Loan round-up: Week 32 All three of Brentford's domestic loanees were in action on Tuesday night. Here's how they got on.

"I Can See Us Beating Brentford" - Sunderland Fan's Eye View Brentford fans enjoy a good olde jolly to the North East. This time it's a trip to Sunderland to visit the Stadium of Light for the first time for most Bees fans.

Saturday's Brentford clash will be a make or break moment in Sunderland's season; and here's why Whether it's just about believing in survival or fearing the worst, it will certainly let us know just how much mental strength this squad has and whether or not we're just going round in circles.

Brentford FC B Team Ireland trip round-up B Team Ireland trip round-up.

Dude, Where's Your Card - Sunderland v Brentford The Football League have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the game between Sunderland and Brentford this Saturday. Sunderland host Brentford on Saturday February 17 for the game at the Stadium of Light and the match carries a 3pm kick off.

Brentford FC John Brooks appointed for Saturday's trip to the Stadium of Light Referee: John Brooks Assistant Referees: David Avent and Mark Jones Fourth Official: Graham Salisbury Saturday's game will be John Brooks second at Sky Bet Championship level as the Leicestershire and Rutland FA official continues to work his way through the football pyramid.

Brentford FC International call-ups for Mads and Lukas Brentford B defenders Mads Bech Sørensen and Lukas Talbro have been called up for international duty. The pair will be part of the Denmark Under-19 squad for a friendly game at the end of the month. Denmark will travel to Spain for an Under-19 friendly against Scotland on Tuesday 27 February.

What is Dean Smith's best Brentford XI, if everyone is fit? What would you do if you were the Bees boss?

Brentford Fc Are You Ready To Become A Super Mover? In January, Brentford FC Community Sports Trust joined charities and schools across the country for the launch of Super Movers – a partnership between the Premier League and the BBC.

Questions about Vibe exit, Benham, Brentford's best XI answered Fan questions answered in our latest podcast.

There's a better pathway to the first team at Brentford than Celtic The Bees brought in the midfielder from the Old Firm club in early 2017 and he made his Championship debut earlier this season at Ipswich.

Young Brentford fans meet their heroes After the young fans showcased their football skills, a sea of red shirts lined up to chat to the players as they signed dozens of boots, shirts and scarves.

Brentford FC Meet the players: young Bees fans play football with their Brentford heroes More than 80 young Bees fans kicked off their half term holiday at Brentford Football Club Community Sports's Trust exciting annual Meet the Players Day at Uxbridge High School yesterday.

Brentford preparing for season defining week The Bees will be travelling 1,000 miles and facing three opponents with contrasting ambitions.

Is Sunderland vs Brentford on TV, what time is kick-off and who is in the teams? Sunderland welcome Brentford to the Stadium of Light on Saturday as they look for some more important points in their battle against relegation. The Black Cats staged a stunning comeback last time out coming from 3-0 behind to draw 3-3 at Bristol City, in what some fans have dubbed 'Bristanbul'.

Whatever happened to Jay Tabb? Midfield man had a varied career.

Brentford FC First, Best, Worst: Jay Tabb A Tooting-born midfielder who joined the Jersey Road ranks as a 16-year-old, Jay Tabb became a firm favourite during his six-year spell in TW8.

Marcus Forss believes he can follow in Chris Mepham's footsteps Forss signed a new contract at Griffin Park earlier this week, extending his stay until 2021, and is currently the B team's top goalscorer.

Brentford captain John Egan opens up on concussion fears The Irishman suffered his first concussion in the 3-0 win over Bolton Wanderers before suffering his second in the run up to the 2-1 win at Norwich.

The time Peter Gilham saved Valentine's Day. For some, emotional blackmail. Held to ransom by the likes of Clinton Cards. For others a more personal time, when the date actually means something genuine. A time when Brentford took on Southend United at Griffin Park back in 2006. My first time officially 'stepping out' with the now Mrs.

Brentford FC Fall in love with The Bees this Valentine’s Day? It’s Valentine’s Day tomorrow and we would love you to become part of our Brentford family by becoming an Adult Member. Better yet, Adult Memberships are now available from only £10.

Brentford FC We're on our way: Sunderland When former Chairman Sir Bob Murray revealed the ambitious plans to relocate Sunderland AFC from Roker Park to a 49,000-seater stadium in 1992, Black Cats fans – who dubbed the prospect ‘The Wembley of the North’ - were understandably enthralled.

Chris Coleman gives huge selection hint on Aiden McGeady ahead of Brentford game Chris Coleman says the form Aiden McGeady showed on Saturday has made it almost impossible not to pick him. The Republic of Ireland winger stepped off the bench at Bristol City to help inspire a sensational comeback from 3-0 down.

Brentford FC FIFA Football Spotlight on B Team Earlier this season, Brentford FC welcomed FIFA Football, FIFA’s official weekly television programme, to West London. Produced by Pitch International, FIFA Football is broadcast to more than150 countries around the world and focuses on some of the stories in the game that fans might not know about.

Florian Jozefzoon says there is much more to come from him Forward thinks he can be even better.

Brentford FC Join us when we face promotion contenders Cardiff City The Bluebirds head to Griffin Park to face the boys in red and white stripes as the Sky Bet Championship starts to come to an end. Neil Warnock's team is flying high this season and The Bees will need your support to get a positive result.

Brentford FC 'I've enjoyed every minute here so far' Marcus Forss signed a new three-and-a-half-year contract on Monday 12 February. iFollow caught up with the B Team striker to discuss his role in the team and where he sees his future at the Club.

Brentford FC BTS: Preston All the behind the scenes action from in and around the tunnel of our home clash with Preston North End.

Sunderland preparing for 'massive' week in fight for survival with Brentford, Bolton and Middlesbrough on horizon Sunderland have a 'massive' couple of weeks ahead of them in the fight for survival, says George Honeyman. The midfielder was part of the Sunderland side that pulled off a remarkable point at Bristol City against all odds.

Brentford FC The lunchtime quiz - Name that player Can you work out who these ten players are in a minute? Tell us how close you got on Facebook or Twitter.

Brentford FC Jack Bonham third in Sky Bet League Two Player of the month poll Jack Bonham's performances on loan at Carlisle United last month saw him finish third in the PFA Bristol Street Motors Sky Bet League Two Player of the Month poll.

Brentford is a must-win game for Sunderland and the players must not buckle under pressure Sunderland, with the wind in their sails for once thanks to that uplifting point at Bristol City, have a great chance to build on it when Brentford come to Wearside on Saturday.

There's No Lack Of Character At Brentford Brentford skipper John Egan has said clearly fans can see there's no lack of character at the club, but obviously we have to get back to winning ways more regularly after additional points were dropped against Preston North End at the weekend.

Brentford FC Loan Round-Up: Unbeaten weekend for loan Bees All four of our players out on loan were in action this and it proved to be a good weekend all round.

Brentford FC BTS: Shamrock Rovers Brentford B finished off their week-long trip to Ireland with a comeback win against Shamrock Rovers on Saturday afternoon. Theo Archibald and Jarvis Edobor were the men to get the goals as Kevin O'Connor's side registered the win. Take a look behind the scenes at Saturday's game below.

Three reasons why Brentford don't sign a proven striker Failure to turn dominance into wins has left some fans frustrated.

Brentford FC Every Angle: Florian Jozefzoon Vs. PNE Enjoy Flo's goal from all three angles…

Brentford FC Goals, goals, goals: Marcus Forss Brentford B top scorer Marcus Forss put pen-to-paper on a new three-year contract at Jersey Road yesterday, keeping him with the club until the summer of 2021. The Finnish youth international has been in fine form for Kevin O'Connor's side this term, netting 11 goals in 23 appearances.

Brentford FC Burton Albion tickets on sale tomorrow Tickets for next month's trip to Burton Albion will go on sale to Season Ticket Holders at 10am tomorrow, Tuesday 13 February.

Catts looks to Brentford Lee Cattermole has urged his team-mates to build on Saturday's rousing comeback at Bristol City as attention turns to a massive week of Sky Bet Championship action. Within the space of seven days, Chris Coleman's men will host Brentford before traveling to Bolton Wanderers and entertaining Middlesbrough at the Stadium of Light.

Brentford skipper pays tribute to highly rated team-mate The Republic of Ireland international was recalled to the starting XI after the highly rated defender, who was subject to an £8million bid from Bournemouth in January, fell ill on the morning of the 1-1 draw with Preston.

Brentford Fc Yoann Barbet: Taking Up The Mantle It’s 22 April 2017 and the scores are level in the West London derby between Brentford and Queens Park Rangers. As the clock ticks past the half-hour mark, Jota’s corner passes through the crowd and falls at the feet of Yoann Barbet – one touch, crossbar, in.

Brentford FC The lunchtime quiz - Quickfire appearance questions Can you get these ten answers in a minute? Tell us how close you got on Facebook or Twitter.

Brentford top 1,000 tickets sold for Sunderland trip The Bees have never played at the Stadium of Light, last making the trip to Roker Park in the 1992/93 season.

Former West Brom youth player signs new Brentford contract The striker has scored 11 goals in 23 games, including four against Benfica B in 2017.

Brentford 1 Preston North End 1 - Post-Match Podcast From The Pub - Brentford were looking to get back on track after two straight defeats. But they came across a tricky Preston side who succeeded in stopping them playing their game. One goal down. The Bees equalised before dominating the game as #PNE survived a semi Alamo in the second half.

Striker To China Move Confirmed Ahead of this weekend's game against Preston North End, Brentford confirmed the departure of striker Lasse Vibe to Chinese Super League side Changchun Yatai FC.

Brentford FC Marcus Forss signs new contract Finland youth international striker Marcus Forss has committed his long-term future to Brentford by signing a new contract. The teenage attacker signed his new deal today, Monday 12 February, after making a big impact in his first eight months at the Club.

Smith Sounding Like A Broken Record Brentford head coach Dean Smith probably knows he's starting to sound like a broken record as the side drew with Preston North End at the weekend.

Brentford FC New London Lionesses 2 Brentford Women 0 Brentford Womens winless run now stands at ten matches after Sunday’s 2-0 defeat to top-of-the-table New London Lionesses at Regents Park.

Brentford FC Saturday In 60: PNE A 60 second round-up of Saturday's action at GP…

Preston hero offers no apologies for aggressive plan at Brentford The Lilywhites had lost on seven of their eight previous visits and it appeared that their only ambition was to not make it eight defeats from nine.

Brentford must work out how to break down negative sides Preston were the latest team to visit Griffin Park, put men behind the ball, foul when they need to before trying to snatch a goal on the counter.

Brentford FC Lukas Talbro pleased with 'two good games' Lukas Talbro was in a good mood following Brentford B's 2-1 victory over Shamrock Rovers on Saturday afternoon.

Brentford boss likens Preston to a 'tag team' and praises referee for firm decisions The Lilywhites were happy to commit fouls to prevent the Bees from playing their free flowing football.

Brentford FC Gallery: Brentford B vs Shamrock Rovers Some of the images from the build-up to Brentford B's 2-1 win over Shamrock Rovers on Saturday 10 February 2018.

Brentford FC A special message from Chris Mepham Our Primary Schools Day fixture against Sheffield United is on Friday 30 March and we thought we would let you know about all our amazing opportunities available at Griffin Park on a matchday at this annual event, plus a special message from our very own Chris Mepham.

Recap: All the action and reaction as Brentford draw with Preston We overview the Bees' draw with the Lilywhites.

Brentford FC Andreas Bjelland picks up Fanscore Man of the Match award with Fuller's Andreas Bjelland picked up the Fanscore Man of the Match award with Fuller's following yesterday's 1-1 draw at home to Preston North End.

Brentford 1, Preston North End 1: Read Dave Seddon's verdict Although draws have slowed Preston's progress at times this season, sharing the spoils with Brentford was a result well received. A combination of factors contributed to that train of thought, not least that Griffin Park has been far from a happy hunting ground for North End down the years.

Kevin O'Connor reflects on Brentford B's tour of Ireland The Bees lost 2-1 at Dundalk but rallied to claim a 2-1 victory over Shamrock Rovers, in their final pre-season friendly before the start of the League of Ireland season.

Brentford FC HIGHLIGHTS: Brentford 1-1 Preston North End 2017/18 HIGHLIGHTS: Brentford 1-1 Preston North End.

Lasse Vibe's time at Brentford in his own words We dig through the archives to see what the Dane has said during his time at the Bees.

Brentford FC Kevin O'Connor on changing 'everything' at half-time Kevin O'Connor gave a mixed response when talking about his side's 2-1 win over Shamrock Rovers on Saturday afternoon.

Bees get the point as Changchun Yatai get that Vibe. What next as Sunderland await? Brentford 1 Preston North End 1. After that mini run of double defeats, here was a chance to get back to winning ways before the double header against two teams up to their hips and necks in the relegation quagmire - Birmingham City and Sunderland.

Brentford FC Reaction to Trust's award nomination Brentford FC Community Sports Trust has secured a nomination for ‘Community Project of the Year’ at the London Football Awards on Thursday 1 March. The nomination is for the Trust’s journalism project, which is run in partnership with the Fearless Foundation.

Preston winger Tom Barkhuizen happy to see combative display result in Brentford point Tom Barkhuizen was happy to see a combative Preston performance result in a point at Brentford. REACTION: PNE boss Alex Neil rues 'soft' red card and frustrating decisions at BrentfordThe winger opened the scoring in the 1-1 draw with his sixth on the season on 54 minutes as his in-swinging cross evaded everyone before nestling in at the far post.

Brentford sell forward Lasse Vibe to Chinese Super League side The 30-year-old's contract at Griffin Park was due to expire in the summer and he tweeted: 'Very happy and proud to have signed for Changchun Yatai FC.

Brentford FC Match Report: Shamrock Rovers 1 Brentford B 2 Brentford B completed a 2-1 comeback win at Shamrock Rovers on Saturday afternoon. Jarvis Edobor and Theo Archibald scored goals in the second half after Graham Bu.

Brentford star pays tribute to departed Lasse Vibe The Bees received an offer they couldn't refuse for the striker, who has been mulling over a move to the Chinese Super League since the summer.

Alex Neil unhappy with three refereeing decisions in Brentford draw Neil bemoans officials after draw.

Five talking points from Brentford's draw with Preston Bees winger Florian Jozefzoon cancelled out Tom Barkhuizen's opener as North End had to see out the final 16 minutes without Greg Cunningham after the left-back saw red.

Brentford boss reflects on draw with Preston Bees fans respond to Smith's request for Frenchman to be supported.

Brentford FC “We should be walking away with three points” Brentford Head Coach Dean Smith was left frustrated at full-time as his side were held at home by ten-man Preston North End this afternoon.

Why Chris Mepham and Ryan Woods missed Preston draw Bees boss explains changes.

Instant Reactions - Brentford v Preston Following today's clash between Brentford and Preston North End, here are the instant reactions from both managers. Brentford hosted Preston North End at Griffin Park for a 3pm kick off on Saturday February 10, with both sides playing out a score draw.

Brentford FC John Egan: “If there’s one thing this team doesn’t lack, it’s character” It was a bit of a scrappy game, ” John told iFollow Brentford. “Like ourselves, Preston like to get in people’s faces and that made for a lot of second balls. We picked them off a couple of times and worked some good chances in the first half, but we were more in control during the second half.

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Brentford 1-1 Preston: 10-man North End hold on Ten-man Preston held out for a point in a bruising 1-1 draw at Brentford. Bees winger Florian Jozefzoon cancelled out Tom Barkhuizen's opener as North End had to see out the final 16 minutes without Greg Cunningham after the left-back saw red for a second bookable challenge on the Brentford goalscorer.

Five things we learned: Brentford 1-1 Preston North End Ten-man Preston North End battled for a point at Brentford on Saturday. There were plenty of talking points as the Lilywhites held on after Greg Cunningham's red card in the second half. Griffin Park is never an easy place to go. Okay, we already knew that.

Championship roundup: Wolverhampton Wanderers extend lead Wolverhampton Wanderers have extended their lead at the top of the Championship table to 13 points courtesy of a 2-1 home victory over Queens Park Rangers this afternoon.

Match report: Brentford 1 PNE 1 Preston North End earned a battling point against Brentford at Griffin Park after having to play the last 15 minutes with 10 men. Greg Cunningham was sent-off in the 75th minute, the skipper-for-the-day picking up two bookings in quick succession.

Brentford v Preston - Team Sheets - 10-2-18 Brentford are at Griffin Park with Preston the visitors for the latest Championship game. This will be a 3pm kick-off as we look to secure all three points with a win, if possible.

Team News: Alex Neil makes two changes for Preston's trip to Brentford ALSO READ: How and where to follow Preston North End's trip to Brentford. Tommy Spurr replaces the skipper, who has a knock, at the back with Daniel Johnson coming in for the suspended Ben Pearson in the middle of the park.

Brentford FC Shamrock Pre-Match: 'We have to stay switched on' B Team players Zain Westbrooke and Jarvis Edobor took time out on Friday to talk pre-match for Shamrock Rovers.

Lasse Vibe: Denmark forward leaves Brentford for China Championship side Brentford sell forward Lasse Vibe to Chinese Super League club Changchun Yatai for an undisclosed fee.

Brentford FC Familiar Faces: Preston North End It's a very lightly travelled path between Griffin Park and Deepdale with none of the current Brentford or Preston squads having any link to the other ahead of tomorrow's game. And going back in time just 15 men have represented the two clubs during our EFL days.

Brentford FC B Team: 10 Questions on your teammates We sat down with Jarvis Edobor and Zain Westbrooke of Brentford B to ask them 10 questions about their teammates. Watch how they respond and find out more about Kevin O'Connor's squad, below.

Vibe fee helps strengthen long term financial outlook of the club The Denmark international signed for the Bees in the summer of 2015 and made 94 Championship appearances for the club, scoring 36 goals.

Brentford FC Vibe's departure confirmed Danish international striker Lasse Vibe has left Brentford and signed for Chinese Super League side Changchun Yatai for an undisclosed fee. The 30-year-old completed the move to the Far East earlier today, Thursday 8 February, after the two clubs reached an agreement for the transfer.

Smith knows Brentford face crunch few weeks in play-off chase The Bees are eight points adrift of the top six after back to back defeats and the task now will be to replicate the run of form from Christmas.

Vibe confirms Brentford exit and pens farewell message to fans The 30-year-old signed for the Bees in the summer of 2015 and made 94 Championship appearances for the club, scoring 36 goals.

Brentford FC Quick-Fire: Emiliano Marcondes Find out what makes Emiliano Marcondes tick as he sits down for our latest edition of 'Quick-Fire'…

Preston star inspired me, admits Brentford new boy Hard work paid off for Lilywhites ace and inspired Bees winger.

Brentford FC Beesotted meet up with B Team in Ireland Brentford B play the second of two games as part of a trip to Ireland today. Kevin O'Connor's side were beaten 2-1 by Dundalk on Wednesday, 7 February, and face Shamrock Rovers at 3pm today, Saturday 10 February, in their second game.

Dean Smith reveals one way Preston have changed since Hugill exit The Hammers signed the Lilywhites frontman on transfer deadline day and Callum Robinson now starts up front for the Lancashire side.

Brentford v Preston - Follow On Twitter - 10-2-18 Brentford are at Griffin Park with Preston the visitors today, this will be a 3pm kick-off. It's that time of the week again and Brentford are in action once more as the 2017-18 season continues.

Brentford FC Moment in Time: Preston North End Ask any Brentford fan where they were on Good Friday 2014 and they will be able to tell you. For the 9,000 Bees fans at Griffin Park that April afternoon, they had a front row seat to welcome back Sky Bet Championship football after a 21-year wait.

Brentford FC Match Preview: Shamrock Rovers vs Brentford B Brentford B take on Shamrock Rovers at Tallaght Stadium in Dublin on Saturday afternoon.

What are the likely line-ups? Who are the key men? Brentford v Preston - All you need to know Preston North End will look to keep up the pressure on the Championship play-off places at Brentford on Saturday. From the likely line-ups to the key men, all you need to know about tomorrow's game is below. Likely line-ups. Brentford. Bentley, Dalsgaard, Mepham, Bjelland, Barbet, Woods, Mokotjo, Sawyers, Watkins, Maupay, Jozefzoon.

Brentford FC Betting Preview: Preston North End Brentford locked horns with The Rams and battled hard last weekend, with The Bees having to play the majority of the game with ten men following Sergi Canos’ early departure.

Floreat Brentford Primary free school to close The sponsor of Floreat Brentford Primary School, a free school in west London, has announced plans to close the school, citing problems with temporary buildings and "critically low" funding levels.

Brentford FC Gallery: B Team continue Shamrock preparation Kevin O'Connor's side continued their training in Tallaght today. They face Shamrock Rovers in Dublin on Saturday at 3pm.

Brentford FC Inside your Matchday Programme: PNE Alex Neil has a positive track record in this division having led Norwich City to promotion in 2014/15 and, with his side on the coattails of the top six, will be looking to emulate that success in Lancashire.

Brentford boss issues rallying cry to supporters ahead of Preston The head coach knows that the supporters weren't getting on Neal Maupay's back but he felt they could have been more encouraging as the Frenchman looks to establish himself in English football.

Brentford v Preston North End Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's Championship game between Brentford and Preston North End.

Brentford FC Match Preview: Brentford vs Preston North End Brentford vs Preston North End Saturday 10 February Griffin Park, 3pm Sky Bet Championship The Opposition Alex Neil's men go into this weekend's fixture at Griffin Park as one of the form sides in the Sky Bet Championship.

Brentford FC The lunchtime quiz - anagrams Can you unscramble these seven anagrams? Tell us how close you got on Facebook or Twitter.

PODCAST - Bees Go Bananas In Dundalk - Brentford B-team Special From Ireland - Pre-Preston podcast - Beesotted Starting off in Dublin before heading North, the Beesotted crew give a real insight into Irish football and find out how the B-team is coming on with interviews with B-Team Head coach Kev O'Connor, Brentford players Reece Cole, Zain Westbrook, Bradley Clayton and Dundalk player Sean Gannon as well as a plethora of Dundalk fans.

Chiedozie Ogbene already feels part of the Brentford family Bees new boy already settled in at Griffin Park.

Changchun Yatai confirm Vibe signing in interesting way The deal is reported to be worth £2m and is only be held up by paperwork at the moment.

Brentford FC “I am trying to learn from everybody and bring it into my game” Brentford’s new January recruit Chiedozie Ogbene feels he has already made big strides since arriving from Limerick last week. The 20-year-old signed a three-and-a-half-year deal following a spell on trial with the Bees from the League of Ireland Premier Division club.

Preston searching for rare victory against Brentford at Griffin Park Preston will be aiming to end a six-year wait for some joy at Brentford's Griffin Park this weekend. Not since Phil Brown's time in charge have North End brought anything back from TW8 - that was in 2011 when PNE beat the Bees 3-1 thanks to a Neil Mellor double and one from Iain Hume.

Brentford FC Bradley Clayton on 'a proper game of football' Bradley Clayton took time out after training on Thursday afternoon to talk about the previous night's match with Dundalk and how disappointed the team were after competing so well for so long.

A Setback Yes, But Not A Failure Brentford head coach Dean Smith has admitted our last two results have been a setback for the club, but he denied it was failure as we go into the clash with Preston North End this weekend.

Preston preview and pub guide: Post-Hugill North End target play-offs Each season has seen a bid for a top six place at some stage and North End's form since the middle of November has suggested they may come closer or even make it this time around. On the first Saturday in November they lost 3-0 at Ipswich - their fourth successive defeat, which included our 3-2 win at Deepdale - and dropped to 14th in the table.

Brentford boss mulling over how to replace banned Canos Ollie Watkins started up front for the Bees at Pride Park before Romaine Saywers took over, with the former Exeter man returning to the wing, in the second half.

Brentford FC Opposition View: Preston North End Preston’s form since mid-November has really caught the eye, with just one defeat in 14 league games.

Midfield dilemma for Preston North End boss Alex Neil ahead of Brentford trip Preston's midfield will be at the centre of Alex Neil's thoughts in the build-up to the trip to Brentford tomorrow. ALSO READ: Alex Neil looking forward to Brentford challenge. The Lilywhites make the trip to London without Ben Pearson who is suspended, his ban leaving a big hole to fill in the engine room.

Brentford new boy opens up on Chelsea interest The winger spent two weeks on trial with the Blues and they invited him back.

Which Championship Side Is Most Reliant On Home Form? With the 2017/18 Championship season now finding itself in February as the campaign ticks towards May, which side are most reliant on the home form.

Canos To Serve A Suspension This Week - 9/2/18 Brentford's Sergi Canos will be out of action this week as he serves an automatic suspension. Including Canos, here's a list of all the players currently serving, or under a suspension at the beginning of the week, that will potentially keep them out of contention for an applicable fixture in the days to come.

Brentford FC We Meet Again: Preston North End Dean Smith's side will be looking to do the double over Preston North End this weekend after our win in the North East back in October. Nico Yennaris' first-half goal set us on our way with Romaine Sawyers and Ollie Watkins netting after the break to wrap up the points.

Brentford FC Brentford FC: Soccer Schools Ryan Woods, Ollie Watkins, Sergi Canós and Yoann Barbet show you what 's in store at a Bees Soccer School.

Brentford FC Gallery: B Team training in Tallaght Brentford B spend Thursday afternoon out on the training pitch in Tallaght, Ireland. They are busy preparing for a game against Shamrock Rovers on Saturday 10 February 2018.

Brentford FC Bee original and save The Bees are back at Griffin Park on Saturday and our Winter Sale continues.

Brentford FC “Two defeats is a setback but it is not failure by any stretch” Brentford Head Coach Dean Smith feels the next few weeks will be crucial in deciding the outcome of The Bees’ season. Saturday’s visit from Preston North End signals the start of the final third of the season with Brentford currently 11th in the Sky Bet Championship, eight points outside the top six.

Dean Smith and Brentford set to discuss new contract The Bees boss' current deal, which was announced on February 8 2017, expires at the end of the 2018/19 season.

Dean Smith reveals farewell phone call to Lasse Vibe The Dane has reportedly agreed a deal with Changchun Yatai and it is just the necessary paperwork that is preventing the club from confirming his departure.

Brentford FC Spend an evening with John Motson and Ron 'Chopper' Harris Join us at the Radisson Blue Edwardian on Thursday 22 March and spend an evening with two of football’s best known names.

Brentford virtually at full strength for Preston clash Bees team news for Saturday plus chance to name your starting XI.

Brentford FC Kevin O'Connor: 'We've got to take confidence' B Team Head Coach Kevin O'Connor spoke to iFollow after the 2-1 defeat to Dundalk on Wednesday night.

Memory match: Brentford v PNE, September 1999 Preston North End twice needed equalisers to take a point from a game they had the better of. The visit to Griffin Park in September 1999 pitched them against a Brentford side unbeaten for seven months. That run for the London side stretched back 22 games and this was the first time they had conceded at home in the 1999/2000 season.

EXCLUSIVE: Lasse Vibe Signs For Chinese Super League Club Changchun Yatai Lasse Vibe has signed for Chinese Super League Club Changchun Yatai. The deal - which has been ongoing from the summer and has been talked about numerous times on the Beesotted Pride of West London podcast - was finally sealed today with the striker out in Spain at the Chinese training camp.

Brentford B suffer late defeat in Dundalk The young Bees had made a strong start to the action and opened the scoring when Clayton dispossessed Stephen Folan and guided the ball home.

Brentford star backs Bees to respond to kickstart play-off push The Bees are now eight points adrift of sixth spot after defeats against Norwich and Derby.

Brentford FC Be Inspired The Be Inspired project, run by Brentford FC Community Sports Trust, is up and running again in 2018. The project offers free football and multi-sport sessions three nights a week in the local area. Boys and girls aged eight to 18 can take part in the sessions in Ealing, Southall and Stanwell.

No Winter Break For The EFL Earlier in the week the subject a winter break reappeared for the domestic game in this country, however the EFL have flatly ruled it out. The idea of a Winter Break in English top flight football is hardly a new idea but recent talks over its introduction are now said to have been 'constructive'.

Brentford FC Bees featured on podcast Brentford features heavily in the latest edition of the Totally Football League Show podcast. Billy Grant, from the Beesotted fanzine, is a guest on the show, which was first released on Tuesday. He joins reporter Matt Stanger and host Iain Mcintosh to talk all things EFL.

Preston North End For those North End fans making the trip south to Griffin Park, be warned - there is no longer a pub on all four corners of the ground! As is that news wasn't bad enough, history indicates Brentford has been one of our least rewarding trips over the years.

Dundalk FC come from behind to beat Brentford B in penultimate pre-season game Dundalk FC's penultimate pre-season fixture saw them come from behind to claim a 2-1 victory over Brentford B in Oriel Park last night. The visitors took the lead on 24 minutes when Bradley Clayton punished an error by Stephen Folan to fire past Gary Rogers.

Officials - Brentford v Preston The Football League have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the game between Brentford and Preston North End this Saturday. Brentford host Preston North End on Saturday February 10 for the game at Griffin Park and the match carries a 3pm kick off.

Brentford FC Match Report: Dundalk 2 Brentford B 1 The game started with a chance for the travelling Bees after just five minutes. Ali Coote got in behind the back four, only to see the ball slow under his feet and that allowed goalkeeper Gary Rogers time to come out and dive on it.

Brentford to start work on 'Premier League standard' stadium next month Brentford are reportedly aiming to begin work on their new stadium next month after being granted updated planning permission by Hounslow Borough Council.

Brentford FC Simon Hooper handed Saturday's visit from Preston North End Referee: Simon Hooper Assistant Referees: Daniel Robathan and Robert Hyde Fourth Official: Tim Robinson The experienced Wiltshire referee, who tried to make it as a professional footballer in his youth, has been a in charge of EFL matches since 2008.

Brentford FC Pedalling Bees gearing up for London to Amsterdam Bike Ride It is just a short hop across the English Channel by plane but two Brentford fans will be joining hundreds of others in finding a more scenic route between London and Amsterdam this June.

PNE boss Alex Neil is looking forward to Brentford challenge Alex Neil is looking forward to meeting the challenges which Brentford will put in the way of Preston North End at Griffin Park this weekend. The Lilywhites head to Griffin Park on Saturday for a fixture they have traditionally found tough in recent years.

Brentford FC The Lunchtime Quiz: Quickfire Questions Test your Bees knowledge this lunchtime with our quickfire quiz. Tell us how close you got on Facebook or Twitter.

Alex Neil wants to change recent history at Griffin Park Preston have failed to win any of the last four games at Griffin Park.

Brentford FC First, best, worst… Jackie Graham From pints with Peter Gelson to running at Richmond Park, we chat to former playmaker Jackie Graham about his first, best and worst moments in professional football.

Brentford FC Loan Round-Up: Kerschbaumer scores stunner in Bielefeld's midweek draw Konstantin Kerschbaumer was the toast of Bielefeld after his wonder-strike earned a share of the points for DSC from Monday's home game against 1.FC Union Berlin.

Football Discrimination On The Increase in 2017/18 A recent report from Kick It Out has found that there has been a 38% increase in incidents of discrimination so far this season. Incidents or racism, homophobia and other forms of discrimination were discovered to be 38% higher at this stage of the season when compared to numbers recorded at this time last year.

Brentford FC Match Preview: Dundalk vs Brentford B Kevin O'Connor's B Team side play Dundalk FC in Ireland tomorrow, kick-off at 7.45pm.

Brentford Fc Efl Stars To Be Honoured At 2018 Efl Awards EFL stars of the past, present and future will once again gather for an evening to celebrate excellence both on and off the pitch, with the 13th annual EFL Awards ceremony confirmed to take place on Sunday 15 April 2018 at The Hilton Hotel on Park Lane, London.

Brentford To Support Local Food Bank Schemes In our club's local area, Hounslow and Ealing Food Banks are seeing demand grow rapidly, primarily due to the problems with the introduction of Universal Credit and the wider financial climate. Both food banks have over 150 referral partners, from local GPs to Job Centres.

Podcast: Canos red card debate and latest Brentford topics discussed Host Rob Warlow was joined by Bees reporter Tom Moore and QPR reporter Phil Spencer.

What should Brentford do ahead of the summer window? Have your say about whether these Bees players are worthy of new deals.

Brentford FC Bees backing Safer Internet Day 2018 Brentford has added its support to a global awareness campaign and is encouraging fans to ‘Create, Connect and Share Respect’ to help make the internet a better place this Safer Internet Day.

Brentford to start work on new 'Premier League' stadium in March Brentford hope to start building work on their new stadium next month after the club received updated planning permission from Hounslow Borough Council. The Bees are on track to move into the ground in Lionel Road late next year.

Brentford FC The Lunchtime Quiz: Where have they played? It's time for our lunchtime quiz and Tuesday's teaser is all about transfers. Tell us how close you got on Facebook or Twitter.

Henrik Dalsgaard opens up over injury The Dane was forced off against Birmingham on November 1 and only made his return to action against Derby on Saturday.

Brentford FC Exclusive access for Club Members Brentford face our local rivals on Saturday 21 April and the atmosphere for this fixture is like no other, a game you will not want to miss. With their priority access, Club Members are now able to secure their place for our match against Queens Park Rangers*.

When do Brentford stars see their contracts expires? Head coach Dean Smith, who penned a one year extension to his deal on February 8 last year, heads the list of those out of contract in 2019, along with assistant Richard O'Kelly.

London Football Awards Nominations - 2018 The shortlists for the 2018 London Football Awards have now been announced. The event will again raise funds for Willow, the only national charity providing Special Days for seriously ill 16-40 year olds and with the sum raised last year at the ceremony, they will be hoping to top that this time around.

Brentford FC Brentford B head to Ireland Brentford B are preparing for their latest overseas trip which will see them play two First Team XIs in four days. Kevin O’Connor’s men will fly out to Dublin tomorrow, Tuesday 6 February, before playing two matches against League of Ireland sides during a six-day stay in the Republic of Ireland.

Brentford FC The Week in Football Brentford News With the January transfer window shutting last week there was one bit of incoming business on Tuesday as Chiedozie Ogbene joined The Bees from Limerick FC.

Brentford FC Loan Round-Up: Ilias one of three loanees in EFL action There was one win, one draw and one defeat for Brentford’s loanees during last weekend’s round of EFL fixtures. Jack Bonham was at the centre of the action during Carlisle United’s 4-3 defeat to high-flying Wycombe Wanderers.

Brentford boss encourages bravery after Derby defeat The Bees found themselves 2-0 down and a man down at the break after Sergi Canos' 21st minute red card was followed by Tom Huddlestone and Cameron Jerome scoring in quick succession.

How should Brentford deal with Sergi Canos' ban Bees will be without the Spaniard for the next three games so how should Dean Smith respond to his absence?

Brentford FC The lunchtime quiz - Quickfire questions Can you answer these ten quickfire questions about the current squad in one minute? Tell us how close you got on Facebook or Twitter.

Brentford will not appeal red card against Derby County after all Canos himself apologised for getting sent off - and the former Liverpool and Norwich City forward will now serve a three-match ban after the Bees confirmed they would not be launching an appeal after all. "The referee told us he sent Sergi off because he went in to the tackle with excessive force," said Smith.

Brentford opt against appealing Sergi Canos red card at Derby Spaniard to miss games with Preston, Sunderland and Birmingham and next game he will be available for is Leeds.

Brentford FC No appeal of Sergi red card Brentford Football Club will not be launching an appeal to have the red card shown to Sergi Canós in the defeat to Derby County overturned. The Spanish attacker was sent off in the 21st minute of the loss on Saturday, 3 February.

Championship PFA Player Of The Month Vote It's that time of the month again where Vital Football readers can help decide last month's PFA Player of the Month Award for the Championship. Vital Football announced previously that this season we will be assisting in giving fans the opportunity to vote in The PFA Bristol Street Motors Fans' Player of the Month Awards.

Brentford trio and community project nominated for awrds Bees well represented at nominations.

Brentford FC Solid Foundations: Chris Mepham Meps’ game is built on honesty; if you talk to him he’s always willing to listen. He played a backpass which fell a bit short, but he dusted himself off and kept going which shows a lot of bravery and maturity at such a young age. I think he’s been our best player during the last two games.

Brentford FC South East Parakeets 3 Brentford Development 2 Shannon Read’s double wasn’t enough as Brentford Development FC suffered a late defeat to South East Parakeets on Sunday.

The unusual bet Tom Huddlestone won by scoring against Brentford Tom Huddlestone finally ended his long wait for a Derby County goal - and won an unusual bet in the process. Huddlestone netted the opening goal in the Rams' 3-0 victory over Brentford at Pride Park Stadium on Saturday. It was his 125th appearance for Derby and 14-and-a-half years since his debut in 2003.

Brentford FC Club Partners meet for lunch with Pat Jennings Brentford Football Club held an inaugural Partners Luncheon last week. The Siracusa Restaurant, in Brentford Lock, played host to the event on Thursday, 1 February.

Brentford FC Premier League Kicks team take on elite Austrailian side Last week, Brentford FC Community Sports Trust hosted an exciting friendly against an elite Australian team called the Australian School of Football – who are based in Canberra. Participants from the Trust’s Premier League Kicks project played against the team at Northolt High School, a venue that r.

Andreas Weimann wanted to help Derby County's promotion push against Brentford - just hours after birth of second child Andreas Weimann was keen to help Derby County's promotion bid only hours after attending the birth of his second child, Sofia Isabella. Weimann's wife Jennifer gave birth at 3.21am Saturday morning before the Rams faced Brentford.

Brentford FC Romaine Sawyers takes Fanscore Man of the Match prize with Fuller's Romaine Sawyers' performance in yesterday's 3-0 defeat to Derby County saw him pick up the Fanscore Man of the Match prize in association with Fuller's.

Dalsgaard: I expected to last 90mins The Dane returned to the starting line up and lasted the full game as Derby beat the Bees 3-0 at the iPro.

Derby fans wax lyrical over Carson after Brentford win Is former England keeper good enough for a recall?