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Latest views from inside Brentford Community Stadium With just over a year to go until Brentford move in to a new stadium, work is continuing. The Bees will move in to Brentford Community Stadium before the start of the 2019/20 season and the steel work is now complete.

Watch:First day back Brentford are back in training as they prepare for the 2019/20 Sky Bet Championship season. Watch the best of the first day back.

Ezri and Kamohelo in international action While pre-season training was starting in West London, two Brentford players were in international action yesterday. Most of their team-mates were meeting up for the first day of the 2019/20 season but Ezri Konsa and Kamohelo Mokotjo were representing their countries.

New long-term deal for Gunnarsson Brentford B goalkeeper Patrik Gunnarsson has committed his future to the Club by signing a long-term contract. Patrik, 18, signed a new four-year contract this morning, Monday 24 June, that will extend his stay in West London until June 2023. There is also a club-option for an extra year.

'I'm not sure about this' - Brentford eye striker transfer swoop: Opinion Brentford manager Thomas Frank is looking to strengthen his squad ahead of the coming season, having finished the last campaign in 11th spot just 10 points off the play-off places. Southampton striker Sam Gallagher is a transfer target, according to the print edition of The Sun on Sunday.

Bristol City, Wigan and Brentford interested in Everton full-back The young full back spent time on loan at Wigan Athletic last season, playing a total of 26 games for the Tics. The season before his loan spell to Wigan he was loaned out to Bolton Wanderers. During his time at Bolton he featured 34 times. Robinson, is yet to score a goal in his professional career.

Heavy defeat for Kolbeinn in Iceland It was a day to forget for Kolbeinn Finnsson and ĺþróttafélagið Fylkir on Sunday as they suffered a heavy defeat. Fylkir came in to the game on the back of three straight wins but were beaten 5-1 by Stjarnan on Sunday evening. Fylkir fell behind early on but levelled before the break.

The Bristol City, Leeds United, Nottingham Forest and Brentford stars who are on course to be the Championship's next £20m man After Daniel James and Lloyd Kelly, who else could command a huge transfer fee?

First day back The first steps towards the 2019/20 season took place today as Brentford’s First Team squad returned for pre-season training. The majority of the squad assembled at Brentford’s Training Ground this morning as they started a six-week build up to the start of the Sky Bet Championship season.

Ranking every London club's shirt sponsor for the 2019/20 season Football.london takes a look at the sponsors that will be appearing on London clubs' new kits this season, ranked from worst to best.

'Not sure they really need him' - Brentford linked with 21-year-old: opinion Everton defender Antonee Robinson is a target for Championship side Brentford, The Sun journalist Alan Nixon has reported.

History Boys: The Moments That Mattered BRENTFORD 4-0 GRIMSBY TOWN Often referenced by our History Boys interviewees as the fixture where they first got an inkling of what the squad was capable of achieving, the first competitive run-out at Griffin Park of the 2008/09 season signalled Brentford’s attacking potency and, ul.

Former Plymouth Argyle, Brentford, Oldham Athletic and Exeter City striker Reuben Reid joins Cheltenham Town from Forest Green Rovers Striker Reuben Reid has joined Cheltenham Town after leaving Forest Green Rovers. The 30-year-old has agreed a one-year contract with an option for a second year depending on appearances.

Mokotjo speaks from Africa Cup of Nations Kamohelo Mokotjo and South Africa will kick-off their Africa Cup of Nations campaign this afternoon. The Brentford midfield player is part of the South Africa squad for the tournament, which is being held in Egypt and started on Friday.

Pay on the night at AFC Wimbledon Brentford fans attending the first pre-season friendly of the 2019/20 season build-up will be able to pay on the turnstiles. The Bees will face AFC Wimbledon next Friday, 5 July, in their opening friendly ahead of the new season. The game will kick-off at 7.45pm at the Cherry Red Records Stadium.

Bristol City and Brentford join chase to sign Everton man Wigan Athletic will face competition from Championship rivals Bristol City and Brentford for the signing of Everton defender Antonee Robinson, The Sun journalist Alan Nixon has reported.

Sam Saunders joins B Team coaching staff After retiring from professional football, former Brentford player Sam Saunders has taken the role of B Team Assistant Coach. The Club can also confirm that Allan Steele, who previously held the role under Kevin O’Connor and then Lars Friis, has been promoted to B Team Technical Lead.

Players return for start of pre-season training The first steps towards the 2019/20 season take place today as Brentford’s First Team squad return for pre-season training. The majority of the squad assembled at Brentford’s Training Ground, in Osterley, this morning as they start a six-week build up to the start of the Sky Bet Championship season.

Newcastle United Linked With Maupauy - Brentford Whether or not this story has legs, we will find out in the coming days, however, the young French marksman is certainly in demand, meaning IF or WHEN he does go, it is likely to be for very big bucks - Brentford are not in the mood to give one of their prize assets away, that's for sure.

Championship transfer rumours: Leeds linked with shock move, Spurs 'agree' deal The latest transfer news and rumours from across the Championship, including Leeds, West Brom and Nottinham Forest.

Salvaged bricks form part of north stand Historic bricks that were salvaged from the Brentford Community Stadium site more than two years ago have now been put to good use. When the site was cleared before commencement of works to build the new stadium, bricks were taken from an old stable block.

Southampton: Brentford join race for Southampton striker's signature Championship side Brentford have reportedly joined the race to sign Southampton striker Sam Gallagher this summer. According to the Sun on Sunday and journ…

Report: Wigan bid for Everton's Antonee Robinson; Bristol City and Brentford keen Wigan Athletic will reportedly face a fight if they hope to sign Everton left-back Antonee Robinson this summer. According to a report from The Sun on Sunday, Wigan have now made a bid for Antonee Robinson, but Bristol City and Brentford are also interested in the Everton full-back.

Christian Tue Jensen talks loan move from FCM New B Team attacking midfielder Christian Tue Jensen spoke to us on Friday about his new surroundings for the first time. The 19-year-old joined Brentford for a one-year loan from FCM and is looking forward to getting started.

I always feel much better afterwards” On Loneliness Awareness Week, Brentford FC Community Sports Trust spoke to Jennifer Morris who runs our weekly over 50s Social Club at Griffin Park. The project, which has been running for eight years, has been credited with tackling social isolation amongst local residents and Brentford Fans.

Julian’s Guinea earn point in African Cup of Nations opener Brentford defender Julian Jeanvier completed the game as Guinea started their African Cup of Nations campaign with a 2-2 draw against Madagascar in Group B.

Wigan Athletic joined by Bristol City and Brentford in chase for Premier League defender Now, it has been reported by The Sun journalist Alan Nixon that Wigan Athletic have been joined by fellow Championship sides Bristol City and Brentford in the chase for Everton's Antonee Robinson, who could make a move away from Goodison Park this summer.

Kevin O'Connor celebrates UEFA Pro qualification Brentford Assistant First Team Coach Kevin O'Connor was one of 27 men and women celebrating at St. George’s Park this week following their graduation from The FA Level 5 in Coaching Football qualification, after 18-months of hard work.

Japhet Sery Larsen on new challenges ahead New B Team signing Japhet Sery Larsen spoke to us this week about joining Brentford for the 2019/20 season. The 19-year-old joined Neil MacFarlane's side from FC Midtjylland this week. Speaking to us at Jersey Road, Japhet said: "It has been a great first day, I'm excited to be here.

Report: Brentford join race for Southampton's Sam Gallagher Brentford have reportedly joined the race to sign Southampton striker Sam Gallagher, who is keen on joining Blackburn Rovers. Sam Gallagher may be keen on joining Blackburn, but The Sun on Sunday reports that Brentford are hoping to scupper Tony Mowbray's hopes of signing the Southampton forward.

B Team sign Christian Tue Jensen on season-long loan Brentford B have confirmed the signing of Christian Tue Jensen on a season-long loan deal from FC Midtjylland, subject to international clearance. The agreement between the two clubs includes a mid-season break clause that could see the 19-year-old return to Denmark.

Ezri an unused sub as Young Lions lose to Romania Brentford defender Ezri Konsa was an unused substitute as England Under-21s were knocked out of the European Championships after losing a six-goal thriller against Romania. George Puscas opened the scoring for Romania to trigger a frantic 18-minute period to conclude the game.

Japhet Sery Larsen joins on season-long loan from FC Midtjylland Brentford B have completed the signing of Japhet Sery Larsen on loan from FC Midtjylland. The 19-year-old has agreed a one-year loan, with mid-season option, subject to international clearance. This option allows FCM to either recall the player or for Brentford to return him to his parent club.

Six weeks to the opening day With the 2019/20 Sky Bet Championship fixture list revealed this week, Brentford know they will be starting their Farewell Griffin Park season, presented by London Pride, against Birmingham City. That game will be played at Griffin Park on Saturday 3 August and will kick-off at 3pm.

The Great Brentford Song Scam For years Brentford fans have constantly been evolving the songs they employ to support their team. Scientists and historians, such as myself, rarely take an interest in such forms of tribal worship. But, after being approached by Beesotted to take a closer look at some of the cleverly worded mantras, my findings make disturbing reading.

First interview: Nathan Sheppard on joining Brentford B New goalkeeper Nathan Sheppard spoke to us from the B Team dressing room after signing a one-year contact with The Bees. He joined Neil MacFarlane's squad for the first day of pre-season on Friday afternoon.

Sponsor your favourite player Brentford supporters have the opportunity to sponsor a players' Umbro kit for the 2019/20 season.

Brentford ace race beginning to heat up Maupay has pace, strength and goal scoring nous in abundance, and at just 22 years old, has a bright future ahead of him. Unsurprisingly there are a host of clubs looking to tempt him away from Griffin Park. Aston Villa are at the front of the queue for the young attacker, and are readying a £20million bid, according to The Sun.

Join today to get priority access at our new home Ahead of our Sky Bet Championship opener next month, nearly 6,000 Bees supporters have already secured their place for our final 23 league games at Griffin Park. Not only will they join us to say Farewell to Griffin Park on Saturday 2 May, they will also receive priority access to our New Stadium.

Brentford open talks as they look to bring in defensive recruit Brentford are in talks with Arsenal over the loan signing of highly-rated defender Jordi Osei-Tutu, according to Football Insider. Arsenal are prepared to allow the 20-year-old to leave the Emirates Stadium on loan to aid his development and have opened discussions with the Bees.

Supercomputer predicts the 2019/20 Championship table The final Championship table, as predicted by a supercomputer, makes good reading for Leeds United and Fulham fans.

Nathan Sheppard joins Brentford B Brentford B have signed goalkeeper Nathan Sheppard on a free transfer. The former Swansea City youngster agreed a one-year deal this morning and joined the squad in day one of their pre-season testing programme.

Watch: Brentford Community Stadium time lapse - the steel structure Another major milestone was reached in the construction of our new home has been ticked off with the steel structure complete.

Brentford, Cardiff and Swansea fans handed a raw deal in the 2019/20 season The huge distances away fans will have to travel for midweek games in the Championship 2019/20 season.

Thomas Frank talks to Sky Sports News on Fixture Release Day Brentford’s draft schedule for the 2019/20 season was revealed yesterday. The Sky Bet Championshop fixtures for Brentford's Farewell Griffin Park season, presented by London Pride including an opening day clash with Birmingham City at Griffin Park before a trip to Middlesbrough a week later.

Ten times better than we could have hoped for - although perhaps not the shirt. Final Griffin Park game revealed. Well that's been an interesting few days. Hot on the heels of Yoann Barbet and Garry Monk, the Championship news keeps on coming thick and fast. Brentford fans can now start planning their away days - in theory - after the league fixtures were revealed yesterday.

History Boys: Sam Wood Sam Wood may have eventually been plucked from Non-League by Brentford, but as he recounts the story of his first chance to make it in professional football, there’s a smile on his face.

Brentford to play Cambridge United in Carabao Cup First Round Brentford will play Cambridge United in the Carabao Cup First Round. The Bees were drawn at home against the Sky Bet League Two side this evening. The game will be played at Griffin Park in the week commencing Monday 12 August and details on the tie will follow in due course.

Carabao Cup first-round draw: Salford City drawn against Leeds United in first ever tie League Two newcomers Salford City will face Championship club Leeds United in the Carabao Cup first round.

Secure your place for our final game at Griffin Park Our upcoming campaign will be a memorable one for us as we prepare to say Farewell Griffin Park. The Bees will play their first game at home against Birmingham City on August 3 and we’ll host Barnsley for our final Sky Bet Championship game in our historic ground on May 2.

TV selections for first weekend of season announced The 2019/20 fixtures for all three divisions of the Sky Bet EFL have been confirmed, with five games selected for Sky Sports coverage to kick-start the new season.

Carabao Cup draw live: Fixtures, time, how to watch & all 70 teams' ball numbers The draw takes place at a Morrisons supermarket near Wembley Stadium.

Leeds or Fulham to lead the way? Predict the first six Championship games Predict the outcome of the first six games of the Championship 2019/20 season.

The ball numbers for the Carabao Cup first round draw The Carabao Cup first round draw takes place today as 70 EFL clubs learn their fate.

Carabao Cup draw this evening The draw for the First Round of the Carabao Cup will take place this evening. Brentford and 69 other teams from the Sky Bet Championship, League One and League Two will find out their opponents at 7pm.

Kamohelo Mokotjo handed number 12 shirt for 2019 Africa Cup of Nations He is number 12 for The Bees and Kamohelo Mokotjo will also wear the number 12 shirt for South Africa at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations.

First day memories Brentford start the 2019/20 season with a home game against Birmingham City. The Bees will begin their campaign on Saturday 3 August at Griffin Park in a game that will kick-off at 3pm.

How Millwall, QPR and Charlton's starts compare with their Championship rivals The Championship fixtures have been released, and Millwall have been handed one of the toughest starts to the season.

Championship fixtures 2019/20 in full: Key dates and schedule for all 24 clubs The key dates you need to know for the 2019/20 Championship season.

Brentford face Birmingham at Griffin Park in2019/20 Championship opener Thomas Frank's Brentford welcome Birmingham City in their opening game in their final season at Griffin Park on August 3. The full set of fixtures are as follows:. Birmingham City H Sat Aug 03 2019 15:00. Middlesbrough A Sat Aug 10 2019 15:00. Hull City H Sat Aug 17 2019 15:00.

The final day fixtures in the Championship 2019/20 season in full The games that could decide promotion and relegation from the Championship on the final day of the 2019/20 season.

Championship fixtures 2019-20: Middlesbrough visit Luton Town on opening night Jonathan Woodgate's Middlesbrough will play Luton Town in the opening game of the 2019-20 English Football League season.

The opening weekend fixtures in full in the Championship, including games on TV The Championship fixtures have been released - and the 2019/20 season will kick off on Friday, August 2 as Luton Town face Middlesbrough.

Brentford fixtures for Championship 2019-20 season: Full schedule with dates Brentford kick off the 2019-20 Championship season with Birmingham at home as they look to push on to win promotion to the Premier League. The Bees will be targeting promotion in their final season at Griffin Park, and showed enough fight last term to suggest they can kick on and find some consistency.

Brentford's 2019/20 Championship fixture list in full The Championship fixtures have been released - and Brentford will start the new season at home at Griffin Park.

Championship 2019/20 fixtures live: Who Brentford, Charlton, Fulham, Millwall and QPR will face Championship 2019/20 fixtures: Here is every game for the new season.

History Boys: Ryan Dickson There was wholehearted disappointment in June 2010, when Ryan Dickson left Brentford for Southampton after turning down a new deal at Griffin Park.

Feast your eyes on the 2019/20 Goalkeeper Kit The new Umbro 2019/20 Goalkeeper Kit is now available for pre-order from the online shop. They are orange all over and contain all the same performance science to the home kit.

More pictures from our new home The steel structure of our new home is now complete and work continues as the days count down to the completion of Brentford Community Stadium. The 17,250-seat stadium is set to open next summer and work to install the pitch is set to commence shortly.

"Thought up by a five-year-old" - These Brentford fans react to club announcement Brentford have released their new goalkeeper kit for the 2019/20 season and the retro feel of the shirt has raised some eyebrows among many Bees fans. The kit is inspired by the bold graphics of kits from the 90's and has a bright cherry tomato base colour with slashes of light blue.

2019/20 Sky Bet Championship Preview: Wigan Athletic Wigan Athletic 2018/19 League Position: 18th Average league attendance: 11,663 Top league goal-scorer: Will Grigg Wigan Athletic will be looking forward to a second season back in the Sky Bet Championship after a solid, if not always comfortabl.

Yoann Barbet signs for QPR after four years with Brentford Yoann Barbet has signed for QPR on a three-year deal. The 26-year-old defender spent four years at Brentford before deciding to move to the Hoops when his contract expired this summer. Frenchman Barbet made 117 appearances for the Bees after joining from Chamonix in 2015.

Ezri Konsa watches on as England concede twice in late defeat Ezri Konsa was an unused sub last night as two goals in the dying minutes made it a losing start to England's campaign at the Under-21 European Championships in Italy.

Brentford Ball 3 in tomorrow night's Carabao Cup First Round Draw We will find out our Carabao Cup First Round opponents tomorrow night as the draw is made live from Morrisons, Colindale. The ball numbers for Thursday's draw have been confirmed with Brentford Ball 3 in the South Draw.

Said Benrahma: 5 Things to Know About the Brentford Star Who Is Attracting Premier League Interest Said Benrahma has been making waves at Brentford, putting in plenty of impressive performances last season. He's a wanted man, but who is he? Here's 5 things to know.

Summary of BIAS Executive Committee held 10th June 2019 BIAS Executive Committee discussed and agreed the following key points:. Full minutes will be posted in due course on the BIAS website. The next executive committee meeting will be on Monday 22nd July due to holiday commitments. Remember, We Are Run By Fans for the Fans of Brentford Football Club.

Free agent joins new team. Club sack manager. What's there to say after Tuesday's double whammy of Championship news? Yoann Barbet was the name in the frame for Brentford fans once it was announced that he had signed for QPR.

Yoann Barbet: QPR sign French defender after Brentford exit QPR sign defender Yoann Barbet on a free transfer following the Frenchman's departure from west London rivals Brentford.

Brentford to face Dynamo Kiev in Austria next month Brentford’s preparations for the 2019/20 Sky Bet Championship season will include a game against 15-time Ukrainian Champions, Dynamo Kiev, in Austria next month. The Bees head to the Austrian Alps for a training camp from Saturday 6 July to Saturday 13 July and will finish that trip with a match.

Show Your Support From Abroad This season we've launched a new membership tailored for international fans. For just £10, fans living overseas can get priority access to Match Tickets to increase their chance to watch the team at Griffin Park for the last time.

History Boys: Peter Gilham #PG50 Having been with the Club for half a century, Peter Gilham has seen it all: relegations and promotions, financial troubles and dreams of the Premier League.

Mark Warburton explains the lengths he went to to sign Yoann Barbet The French defender moves to Loftus Road from west London rival Brentford.

Yoann Barbet's first words after joining QPR from London rivals Brentford The defender joins on a three year deal after leaving Griffin Park.

2019/20 Sky Bet Championship Guide: West Bromwich Albion West Bromwich Albion 2018/19 League Position: 4th Average league attendance: 24,148 Top league goal-scorers: Dwight Gayle West Bromwich Albion's first season back in the second tier was certainly not du.

Chance to win a new shirt with EcoWorld London EcoWorld London, Brentford FC Principal Partner and the business delivering our new home, are offering fans the chance to win a new home shirt. Our new Umbro 2019/20 home kit was revealed on Friday.

Brentford defender closing in on QPR switch The French defender's contract at Griffin Park is expiring meaning he can join their London rivals on a free transfer, as per a report by Sport Witness. Barbet, who is 26 years-old, has been a man in-demand but it looks like Mark Warburton's side will win the race for him.

Sheffield United, Burnley battling for Neal Maupay? Brentford striker Neal Maupay is thought to be of interest to a host of sides, including Sheffield United and Burnley.

Another win for Kolbeinn in Iceland Kolbeinn Finnsson helped ĺþróttafélagið Fylkir to a second league win in succession last week. Fylkir beat Breiðablik in a seven-goal thriller on Thursday evening to make it three wins on the bounce, including an Icelandic cup victory.

'An immense talent' - In-demand Brentford star attracts early summer interest: Six Point Opinion Neal Maupay is hot property at the moment, and the chances of him staying at Brentford seem to be getting smaller every day. Maupay had an incredible season last year, and was one of the best players in the division, finishing at third in the top scorer charts with 25 goals - and eight assists - all while just 22.

Burnley reportedly rival Aston Villa for Brentford's Neal Maupay as they plot £15m deal Burnley have reportedly joined Aston Villa in the race to sign Neal Maupay. According to the Daily Mail, Burnley want to sign Brentford striker Neal Maupay despite the Frenchman being heavily linked with a move to Aston Villa to reunite with former manager Dean Smith.

Fixture Release Day on Thursday Our Fixture Release Day is only three days away and thousands of supporters have already secured their place for our 2019/20 campaign. This will be a memorable one for us as we prepare to say Farewell Griffin Park.

History Boys: Nathan Elder An untimely curse struck Brentford’s squad in the final months of the 2008/09 season. Though Andy Scott’s men were coasting at the League Two summit from early February until the conclusion of the campaign, from March, one by one, members of the forward line started to drop like flies.

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Burnley ready to smash transfer record to land prolific Brentford striker The Premier League side are keen to land the £20 million-rated forward this summer, according to a report by the Daily Mail. Maupay is a man in-demand and is also attracting interest from top flight duo Aston Villa and Sheffield United, as well as Spanish La Liga side Seville.

Burnley step up their bid to sign £20m-rated Brentford striker Neal Maupay Burnley are stepping up their bid to sign Brentford striker Neal Maupay. The 22-year-old has plenty of interest after scoring 28 goals last season but Brentford will not sell cheaply. Sevilla, Aston Villa and Sheffield United are among the clubs keen on the French forward who has two years left on contract.

2019/20 Sky Bet Championship Guide: Swansea City Swansea City 2018/19 League position: 10th Average league attendance: 18,444 Top league goalscorer: Oli McBurnie, 22 The Ground Liberty Stadium Miles from Brentford: 183 Capacity: 21,088 Address: Plasmarl, Swansea SA1 2FA How to get there Manager Steve Cooper Former defender Steve Cooper – the.

Carabao Cup draw on Thursday evening Often unique and unpredictable, the Carabao Cup continues to fly the competition’s flag across the globe as teams discover their fate in draws held worldwide. From Bangkok to Ho Chi Minh City, the 2019/20 Round One draw now stops at a popular supermarket chain in London.

All you need to know about the Carabao Cup first round draw The date for the Carabao Cup first round draw has been announced as 70 EFL clubs wait to learn their fate.

Julian Jeanvier an unused sub for Guinea friendly defeat Guinea suffered a third straight defeat in build-up for this summer's Africa Cup of Nations, losing 3-1 to tournament hosts Egypt in Alexandria last night.

The Farewell Griffin Park season, presented by Fuller’s London Pride The link between Brentford Football Club and the Griffin symbol made famous by the Chiswick-based Fuller’s Griffin Brewery – now owned by Asahi as part of its UK operations – will continue into the final season at Griffin Park with London Pride playing a key role.

The Carabao Cup draw, fixture release day and other key dates for EFL clubs The countdown is on for the 2019/20 season, with a number of key dates coming up for Charlton, Fulham, QPR and other EFL clubs.

Championship transfer rumours: Leeds set price for Spurs target, Millwall bid The latest transfer rumours and news from around the Championship.

2019/20 Sky Bet Championship Guide: Stoke City Stoke City 2018/19 League Position: 16th Average league attendance: 25,200 Top league goalscorer: Benik Afobe One of the pre-season promotion favourites, The Potters barely laid a glove on the Sky Bet Championship promotion race last.

Canice Carroll makes Ireland Under-21 debut Canice Carroll made his Republic of Ireland Under-21 debut on Saturday as Stephen Kenny's side finished fourth in the Tournoi Maurice Revello following a penalty shootout defeat to Mexico.

Kamohelo Mokotjo features in AFCON training match Kamohelo Mokotjo played the first-half as South Africa continued their preparations for this summer's Africa Cup of Nations with a 0-0 draw in a training match against Ghana.

Men's Health Week 2019 As Men's Health Week 2019 comes to a close, Brentford FC Community Sports Trust looks at how it works with men in the local area to improve their health.

Bees ace heading to Sevilla Brentford face a battle to keep hold of Neal Maupay as La Liga side Sevilla are reported to be closing in on a swoop for the striker. - Brentford face a battle to keep hold of Neal Maupay as La Liga side Sevilla are reported to be closing in on a swoop for the striker.The 22-year-old has.

More images from our new home The steel structure of our new home is now complete and work continues as the days count down to the completion of Brentford Community Stadium. The 17,250-seat stadium is set to open next summer and work to install the pitch is set to commence over the summer.

Brentford "in great demand" star being looked at by La Liga L'Equipe say that Maupay's agent is in Spain and set to meet representatives of La Liga side Sevilla. This meeting with the Andalusian side goes alongside growing interest in England for the prolific former Nice and Saint-Etienne frontman.

Burnley looking to pip Sunderland and Brentford to signing of in-demand defender The Trotters' centre-back is a man in-demand, according to journalist Alan Nixon on Twitter. Championship outfit Brentford have been linked with him over the past month and League One duo Sunderland and Ipswich Town have also been credited with an interest.

Brentford star in talks to leave club – Agent has travelled to Spain this weekend Brentford certainly won’t want to lose Neal Maupay this summer. The 22 year old scored 28 goals last season, as well as adding nine assists, and he’s crucial for the club’s ambitions in the coming campaign. However, L’Equipe report on Sunday that an exit is possible, and actually being worked on.

Report: Brentford want £20m for Aston Villa target Said Benrahma Aston Villa reportedly want Said Benrahma from Brentford in the summer transfer window. According to The Sun, Aston Villa will have to pay £20 million if they want to secure the services of Said Benrahma from Brentford.

2019/20 Sky Bet Championship Guide: Sheffield Wednesday Sheffield Wednesday 2018/19 League Position: 12th Average league attendance: 24,439 Top league goalscorer: Steven Fletcher There's plenty of optimism around Hillsborough as Steve Bruce prepares for his first pre-season in charge of Wednesday.

Too often, young carers can feel socially isolated" As UK Carer's Week comes to a close, Brentford FC Community Sports Trust looks at how it works with carers in the local area. Young Carers Coordinator Kathryn knows first-hand what it is like to be a Young Carer. Now, she runs our Young Carers project with Hounslow and Ealing Councils.

Bees to play Norwich behind closed doors Brentford’s pre-season friendly schedule will include a game against Norwich City. The Bees will face the newly promoted side, who won the Sky Bet Championship last season, in a game at Norwich’s training ground.

Julian gets number 15 for Cup of Nations Julian Jeanvier has been given the number 15 shirt for the Africa Cup of Nations, which begins in Egypt later this month. The central defender was named in the Guinea squad for the event last week.

Sunderland face intense battle to land striker targets with Portsmouth, Brentford, Rangers and Celtic competing for signings Sunderland face an intense battle to bolster their forward options with Freddie Ladapo and Lawrence Shankland attracting interest from a host of clubs.

The story of a floodlight installation in pictures Another major milestone was reached in the construction of our new home last week as the floodlight pylons were installed.

Umbro take Brentford Back To The Future with new shirt launch. Could I be the first to say how much the new Brentford home shirt sucks. Except, of course, I can't. Not even to try and get a freebie. The club officially revealed the 2019/20 Umbro kit today and, it has to be said, we've picked an absolute stunner for our final season at Griffin Park.

2019/20 Sky Bet Championship Guide: Reading Reading 2018/19 League position: 20th Average league attendance: 14,991 Top league goalscorer: Yakou Meite, 12 The Ground Madejski Stadium Miles from Brentford: 35 Capacity: 24,161 Address: Junction 11, M4, Reading RG2 0FL How to get there Manager José Gomes José Gomes was officially appointed.

Join in at race night and fundraise for Trust In honour of long-serving Brentford FC matchday announcer Peter Gilham, Coral Brighton and Hove Greyhound Stadium are hosting a race night to raise funds for Brentford FC Community Sports Trust. The event will be held on Saturday 7 September and will include a three-course dinner.

'It's a yes from me' - Plenty of Brentford fans react to club announcement Brentford have revealed their new home kit ahead of the 2019/20 season, in what will be their final season playing at Griffin Park. The Bees are poised to move into their new home at the Brentford Community Stadium following the conclusion of next season, and the club have marked this move in their new kit design.

Take a look at the 2019/20 new kit Our new Umbro 2019/20 home kit is now available for pre-order from the online shop. The traditional and synonymous Brentford red and white stripes remain with a nod to the past for our final year at Griffin Park.

Pre-season friendlies start in three weeks The countdown is well and truly on to the start of the 2019/20 season and Brentford's opening First Team pre-season friendly is just three weeks away. The fixtures for our Farewell Griffin Park season will be released in six days and players will be returning to start preparations later this month.

Positions available in sales team An opportunity has arisen to join the off-the-pitch team at Brentford FC. The Club are recruiting a Telesales Team Leader and Telesales Executive to be part of a newly created Venue Optimisation Team.

Sunderland, Brentford and Ipswich Town receive boost in pursuit of Bolton Wanderers star The three clubs rumoured to be in pursuit of young defender Harry Brockbank have received a boost in the form of his absence from Bolton Wanderers' list of contracted players. Sunderland, Brentford and Ipswich Town have all been linked with moves for the 20-year-old, who ascended the ranks of Bolton's academy.

2nd Ticketing Focus Group held for New Stadium At the request of BIAS, Brentford Football Club agreed to host a second New Stadium Focus Group for Ticketing on 11th June.

2019/20 Sky Bet Championship Guide: Preston North End Preston North End 2018/19 League position: 14th Average league attendance: 14,160 Top league goalscorer: Callum Robinson, 12 The Ground Deepdale Miles from Brentford: 226 Capacity: 23,404 Address: Sir Tom Finney Way, Preston PR1 6RU How to get there Manager Alex Neil Alex Neil joined Preston.

Site Manager sought for Training Ground Brentford Football Club are seeking a Training Ground Site Manager to join the team. The role will be part of the Operations Department at the Club and will be based at the Brentford FC Training Ground in Osterley.

All of the key dates for the 2019/20 season for EFL clubs There are several key dates in the season for clubs in EFL, from the fixture release day to the opening weekend, final day and the play-offs.

Mixed results for Under-21 Bees There were mixed results for two Brentford B players involved in Under-21 international action earlier this week. Jaakko Oksanen played the majority of the match as Finland Under-21 beat Sweden on Tuesday and at the same time Cole Dasilva was played for Wales Under-21 in Albania.

When the EFL fixtures will be released and other key dates It may be the fixture release day for the Premier League, but Charlton, Fulham, Queens Park Rangers and other EFL clubs have longer to wait.

Canice Carroll and Ireland miss out on Toulon Final Republic of Ireland's U21s were defeated 2-0 by Brazil earlier today, Wednesday 12 June, and will miss out on the 2019 Maurice Ravello Tournament Final. Canice Carroll didn't get any game time as the South American side dominated in the South of France.

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Josh Dasilva ends tournament with England victory England's Young Lions ended their 2019 Maurice Revello Tournament with a 4-0 win over Guatemala in Mallemort. Paul Simpson's side were defeated in all three of their group stage matches, and needed victory yesterday to secure a ninth-place finish.

2019/20 Sky Bet Championship Guide: Queens Park Rangers QPR 2018/19 League Position: 19th Average league attendance: 13,866 Top league goalscorer: Luke Freeman, Tomer Hemed, Nahki Wells Queens Park Rangers limped over the finishing line, winning just three league games in 2019, as mid-season hopes of a promotio.

Julian Jeanvier included in Guinea's final AFCON 2019 squad Julian Jeanvier has been named in Guinea's final 23-man Africa Cup of Nations squad, which begins in Egypt later this month. The defender, who played for France at youth level, made his national team debut last week when they lost 1-0 to Gambia.

A look at the changes to the laws of football - part two From 1 June, 12 changes to the laws of football came in to force. The changes cover many aspects of the game and will be seen at Griffin Park when the 2019/20 Sky Bet Championship season starts in August. Guest columnist Ken Goldman has been having a look at some of them.

Why Sheffield United should go in for Brentford forward before it's too late Ollie Watkins will be on the radar for many Premier League clubs this window, so Sheffield United should act while they have the chance. The Brentford winger has had two good seasons at Griffin Park and would add some needed pace to United's side, as they prepare themselves for the Premier League.

Some Aston Villa fans urge Brentford's Said Benrahma to hand in transfer request The Brentford winger was signed while the Aston Villa manager, Dean Smith, was in charge at Griffin Park. Some Aston Villa fans are tweeting the Brentford winger, Said Benrahma. It comes after Sky Sports reported that Villa have had a bid turned down by Brentford, who are said to want a 'huge offer' to consider selling Benrahma.

It was only through the Ealing Young Carers Project I have been able to develop my passion for photography” During UK Carers Week, Brentford FC Community Sports Trust highlighted how they gave Mia, a young carer for her mum, an experience she would never forget.

Latest Construction Newsletter delivered The fourth Brentford Community Stadium construction newsletter has been delivered to around 4,000 local residents and businesses close to the site over the last few days.

3 repercussions for Brentford if they sanction player sale to Aston Villa Brentford face a battle once again to keep hold of a key player this summer, with Aston Villa interested in attacking midfielder Said Benrahma. The Algerian enjoyed a brilliant first season in England, scoring ten goals and recording a league high 14 assists from 38 Championship games in the previous campaign.

Championship transfer rumours: Aston Villa chasing Brentford ace, Cardiff City defender eyed Aston Villa eye Brentford ace. After securing promotion to the Premier League, Aston Villa are ready to raid Championship outfit Brentford for the services of Said Benrahma after his excellent campaign for the Bees.

86.9% pass success rate: The unsung hero who is crucial to Brentford moving forward Brentford struggled for consistency last season which saw the side miss out on the play-offs once again despite boasting a talented squad. The Bees lost manager Dean Smith midway through the campaign, yet even with that disruption you could still argue they underachieved by just about finishing in the top half.

Brentford hold firm as Aston Villa circle for Benrahma Aston Villa have seen a move for Said Benrahma knocked back by Championship Brentford, Sky Sports News reports.The Bees do not want to sell the 23 year old Alge.

2019/20 Sky Bet Championship Guide: Nottingham Forest Nottingham Forest 2018/19 League Position: 9th Average league attendance: 28,144 Top league goalscorer: Lewis Grabban Following a 17th-place finish 12 months ago, our preview of Nottingham Forest for the campaign just gone asked if The Reds were a sleeping giant,.

Barnsley reject Brescia bid for Lindsay putting West Brom, Derby, Stoke, Brentford and Middlesbrough on alert BARNSLEY have rejected an offer from Brescia for Liam Lindsay - opening the door for a move to a Championship rival. SunSport told last week how the Serie A newboys had slapped in a bid of over £1million for the Scottish defender. But the Tykes value ex-Partick Thistle stopper Lindsay higher than that and threw out the approach.

FA Cup dates for 2019/20 announced The Football Association has announced its fixture schedule for the 2019/20 season. This includes the dates of the key games and the rounds of The Emirates FA Cup. Brentford will enter the FA Cup at the Third Round Proper stage in January.

Danish duo in action on Monday Denmark played host to both international matches involving Brentford players on Monday with a win and a defeat a-piece.

Championship transfer rumours: Leed United eye QPR star as Brentford reject Aston Villa bid The latest news and rumours from the Championship.

Brentford resist Aston Villa attempts to sign Benrahma Brentford have rejected Aston Villa's offer for Said Benrahma. The Bees are desperate to keep the Algerian winger this summer. But Villa is pushing hard and will continue to push for Benrahma's signature, according to Sky Sports. Villa boss Dean Smith worked with Benrahma when he was in charge of Brentford.

Brentford Women’s FC Presentation Night 2019 The players from Brentford Women's FC were joined by family, friends, officials and a special guest at Bedfont Sports Club for the annual presentation night last month.

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History Boys: Mark Phillips What’s the most integral component in a title-winning team? Is it the much sought-after prolific striker? A goalkeeper with cat-like reflexes? A manager with the experience to fine-tune his tactics to perfection? Former Brentford defender Mark Phillips would no doubt back the value of a steely centr.

Report: Brentford respond to Aston Villa's offer for Said Benrahma Dean Smith's Aston Villa side are said to want Said Benrahma from Brentford this summer. Brentford have told Aston Villa that they will have to pay huge money for Said Benrahma if they want to sign him, according to Sky Sports. Villa have already made one bid for the 23-year-old wide-man, and they are keen to bring him to Villa Park.

2019/20 Sky Bet Championship Guide: Middlesbrough Middlesbrough 2018/19 League Position: 7th Average league attendance: 23,217 Top league goalscorer: Britt Assombalonga Many people's bets for automatic promotion before a ball was kicked last August, Middlesbrough failed to live up.

New Efl Recruitment Regulation Introduced The EFL has made a further commitment to improving equality in First Team football by introducing a recruitment code into Regulation in order to help address the under-representation of Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic managers.

'Would be a superb addition' - Brentford linked with impressive operator: Opinion Brentford are interested in a move for Liverpool midfielder Herbie Kane, a report from Goal has claimed.

Aston Villa's Said Benrahma move knocked back by Brentford Aston Villa have seen a move for Said Benrahma knocked back by Brentford, Sky Sports News understands. The Bees do not want to sell the Algeria winger this summer and are understood to have made it clear it would take a huge offer for them to even consider his sale.

Championship rumours: Villa chase Brentford ace as Fulham target Chelsea man The latest transfer news and rumours from the Sky Bet Championship.

Canice Carroll and Ireland Under-21s qualify for last four of Toulon Tournament The Republic of Ireland Under-21s are into the Semi Finals of the Maurice Revello Tournament, better known as the Toulon Tournament, after a 1-0 win over Bahrain on Sunday.

Kamohelo Mokotjo included in final Bafana Bafana squad for AFCON 2019 Kamohelo Mokotjo has been included in Stuart Baxter's final selection for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations which begins next Friday.

Brentford and Millwall interested in Liverpool midfielder The 20-year-old midfielder started his career at Bristol City but soon moved onto the Liverpool academy where he showed the staff there he had a lot of potential.

Brentford, Celtic join Hamburg in chase for Ghanaian defender Jordi Osei-Tutu English born Ghanaian defender Jordi Osei-Tutu has emerged the transfer target of several clubs in Europe including Scottish giants Celtic. The Arsenal youth team player has already been attracting interest from Germany after Hamburg revealed their intentions of signing the full back.

Aston Villa reportedly eyeing Brentford winger Said Benrahma Villa are reportedly interested in Brentford winger Said Benrahma as a back-up for first choice target Joe Lolley.

If it helps, blame Greville. Warning : may contain typos. Welcome back, Brentford fans. The dust has finally settled on 2018/19 and we're now into that long wait for proceedings to begin in anger once more. The Bees finished 11th in the Championship, despite flirting with both ends of the table.

Aston Villa make £8.9m transfer bid for Brentford winger Said Benrahma The Championship club face a huge task in fending off interest in their star winger.

Ezri gets number 15 shirt for championships Brentford centre half Ezri Konsa has been given the number 15 shirt by England for the upcoming UEFA European Under-21 Championships to be held in Italy and San Marino.

2019/20 Sky Bet Championship Guide: Millwall Millwall 2018/19 League Position: 21st Average league attendance: 13,624 Top league goalscorer: Lee Gregory With expectations potentially raised a bit too far following a remarkable late charge towards the Play-Offs during the 17/18 Sky Bet Championship season, Mi.

Griffin Park challenge for local officers Griffin Park played host to a special challenge last month involving Hounslow Police. Officers from Emergency Response Team C and the Metropolitan Police Public Order and Football Unit took part in a physical challenge of sitting on every seat at Griffin Park, home to Brentford Football Club.

Debbie Jevans Cbe Appointed Efl Executive Chair The EFL Board has appointed Debbie Jevans CBE to the role of Executive Chair of the English Football League.

Confirmed Championship transfers 2019: Birmingham City, Barnsley, Luton Town and Brentford get some business done early There have been more outs than ins so far in the Championship.

Brentford chase Trotters starlet Brentford are chasing a move for Bolton defender Harry Brockbank, who could be available on a free transfer. - Brentford are chasing a move for Bolton defender Harry Brockbank, who could be available on a free transfer.The Trotters youngster broke into the.

A look at the changes to the laws of football - part one From 1 June, 12 changes to the laws of football came in to force. The changes cover many aspects of the game and will be seen at Griffin Park when the 2019/20 Sky Bet Championship season starts in August. Guest columnist Ken Goldman has a look at some of them.

BIAS Executive Committee Meeting 10th June Please note that the next BIAS Executive Committee Meeting will be held on Monday 10th June at the Griffin Public House, Brentford. BIAS members are welcome to attend. If you have any questions or points that you would like raised please email: [email protected]

Championship transfer rumours: Charlton Athletic targeting three additional strikers; Brentford facing raid from Aston Villa Here is a look at the latest transfer rumours and gossip doing the rounds. Newly promoted Charlton Athletic have a huge recruitment job on their hands this summer with head of recruitment Steve Gallen confirming the club is looking to add three strikers.

History Boys: Marcus Bean Marcus Bean pulls no punches when he addresses the profound impact his move to Brentford had on his career. “For sure, Brentford definitely saved my career and rekindled my love for the game, ” he affirms in an exclusive chat with BEES.

Aston Villa fans delighted with reported bid for Brentford attacker Said Benrahma Some Aston Villa fans are excited about reported interet in Brentford attacker Said Benrahma.

Kolbeinn Finnsson comes out on top in B Team international clash Kolbeinn Finnsson got one over fellow Brentford B international Luka Racic as the pair met in Horsens on Friday evening.

2019/20 Sky Bet Championship Guide: Luton Town Luton Town 2018/19 League Position: 1st in Sky Bet League One Average league attendance: 9,516 Top league goalscorer: James Collins It's been a long journey back from the depths of the National League but The Hatters will.

Moses Odubajo - the last interview Before his departure from Brentford was confirmed, Moses Odubajo looked back on the 2018/19 season, which ended with a 3-0 win over Preston North End. See the interview - at the Player of the Year Dinner, sponsored by Simplexity - below.

Championship transfer rumours: Leeds man eyes exit as QPR close in on signing The latest transfer news and rumours from the Championship as Queens Park Rangers boss Mark Warburton moves closer to first signing.

2019/20 Sky Bet Championship Guide: Leeds United Leeds United 2018/19 League Position: 3rd Average league attendance: 33,834 Top league goalscorer: Kemar Roofe, 14 Despite a heart-breaking defeat to Derby County in the Sky Bet Championship Play-Off Semi-Finals, Marcelo Bielsa will remain at Elland Road for another year.

Big defeat for Sweden Under-18s It was a bad day for Sweden’s Under-18 side yesterday as they were beaten 6-0 by Hungary. Brentford B midfield player Fredrik Hammar captained his team and played the full 90 minutes but could not prevent the defeat and picked up a booking.

Coaching week focus on Ben Lampert Ben Lampert, Sports Coach at Brentford FC Community Sports Trust and England’s Deaf Football Assistant Coach, is helping to break down barriers and inspire the next generation of players.

Dubbed foreign commentary of Daniel James' FA Cup goal vs Brentford James has passed a medical at Man Utd and will sign for £18m.

40 per cent off remaining away shirts Our End of Season Sale continues and you can save 40 per cent on our last Away shirts. With all Junior Home and Goalkeeper shirts now sold out, don’t miss out our away junior shirts.

Floodlight pylons installed at Brentford Community Stadium Another major milestone was reached yesterday in the construction of our new home as the floodlight pylons were installed.

Championship rumours: Millwall join goalkeeper hunt as Leeds eye Wolves star The latest transfer news and rumours from the Championship as Millwall join Birmingham City in the race to sign goalkeeper.

Jaakko involved in Under-21 loss Jaakko Oksanen was unable to prevent Finland Under-21 slipping to defeat against North Macedonia yesterday. The Brentford B midfield player started for his country in the friendly yesterday afternoon and played 81 minutes. It was his third cap at Under-21 level and 30th for his country overall.

Report: Aston Villa make bid for Brentford winger Said Benrahma Aston Villa have already signed Birmingham's Jota in this summer transfer window and are now reportedly lining up another attacker in the shape of Brentford's Said Benrahma. According to Le 10 Sport, the Midlands giants have made an £8.9million bid for the Brentford winger.

Brentford player round-up: Konsa's football focus elsewhere & plenty of Frank's squad relax A social media round up of what some of Brentford's players have been doing on their summer break.

Watch: Learning how to become a football stadium announcer Rocket Long, from Joe, was given the opportunity to be a stadium announcer at Griffin Park last month. Rocket was on the microphone - along with Voice of Griffin Park Peter Gilham for the Brentford B game against Manchester City.

Report claims Stoke City have identified Brentford's Romaine Sawyers as a potential Joe Allen replacement Stoke City have been linked with Brentford's Romaine Sawyers. According to a report in the Stoke Sentinel, Stoke City are looking at Brentford's Romaine Sawyers as a potential replacement for Joe Allen should the Welsh midfielder move on this summer.

2019/20 Sky Bet Championship Guide: Hull City Hull City 2018/19 League Position: 13th Average league attendance: 12,165 Top league goalscorer: Jarrod Bowen, 22 From rock bottom to the Sky Bet Championship's form team over Christmas, Hull City ended the 2018/19 campaign in 13th place – two points and two positions below Brentford.

History Boys: Kevin O’Connor Kevin O’Connor’s career in the red and white stripes is well documented; what more can be said about the utility man who graced the Griffin Park turf for 16 years? The 36-year-old has never spoken in depth about the 2008/09 title-winning term.

Fixtures released two weeks today The 2018/19 season is now over, as far as club football is concerned, and attention is turning to the 2019/20 campaign. This will be a memorable one for Brentford as we prepare to say Farewell Griffin Park.

What is to be discussed at the EFL summer conference All fans of Brentford, Charlton Athletic, Fulham, Millwall, Queens Park Rangers and London's other EFL clubs need to know about the English Football League summer conference in Portugal.

The key dates for the EFL clubs ahead of the new season All the information you need to know about the key dates next season in the EFL, Carabao Cup and FA Cup.

Championship transfer rumours: Birmingham rebuff bid as Derby eye free agent The latest transfer news and rumours from the Championship, including an update on the future of Brentford's star man.

Watch: Steve Phillips inducted in to Hall of Fame Steve Phillips was inducted in to the Brentford FC Hall of Fame last month. The former striker was a guest at the Brentford FC Player of the Year Dinner and at the game against Preston North End earlier in the day.

1942 Leagues Under The Sea - John Chandler RIP I couldn't attend as I was stationed in the Mediterranean around Gibraltar but my father went to the game and somehow managed to get the whole team to sign a programme! As something special, he posted it to me but it took two or three months to reach the boat.

What Aston Villa boss Dean Smith has said about former Brentford star Jota The former Brentford man has joined Aston Villa for an undisclosed fee from Birmingham City.

Hammar and Andersson play as Sweden lose Frederik Hammar captained his country and his Brentford B teammate Simon Andersson was also involved as Sweden Under-18 were beaten yesterday.

Memberships for your Junior are available now Junior Membership is a package for our young supporters aged 11-17. Sign up today for only £5 and your Junior Brentford fan will soon receive a Welcome Gift Pack. Junior Members will also receive exclusive invitations to events.

2019/20 Sky Bet Championship Guide: Huddersfield Town Huddersfield Town 2018/19 League Position: 20th Average league attendance: 23,201 Top league goalscorer: Karlan Grant, 4 Huddersfield Town’s two-year stint in the top flight came to an end as they could only register 16 points from 38 games.

Sheffield United: Premier League sides handed boost in race for Brentford's Neal Maupay Brentford striker Neal Maupay is reportedly eager to ply his trade in the Premier League next season, despite interest from top tier sides in Germany, Italy, and France.

Balcombe penalty save can't prevent England loss A penalty save from Ellery Balcombe could not prevent defeat for England last night that ended their hopes of winning the 2019 Maurice Revello Tournament, better known as the Toulon Tournament.

Amber epitomises everything we are trying to achieve in female football” What does Amber Lloyd credit much of her success in the coaching world to? For her, its self-belief. The 24-year-old, who is also an avid Brentford fan, plays an important role in inspiring hundreds of girls to play football at Brentford FC Community Sports Trust.

Crystal Palace eye Brentford pair Neal Maupay and Ollie Watkins Crystal Palace are reportedly keen on a double swoop for Brentford pair Ollie Watkins and Neal Maupay. Watkins, 23, gathered interest earlier in the season with both Arsenal and Tottenham looking at the midfielder, whilst Maupay's 28 goals for the cherry and whites have made the hitman a target for a host of clubs.

Eagles eye £30million swoop for Brentford pair Crystal Palace are reportedly keen on a double swoop for Brentford pair Ollie Watkins and Neal Maupay.

'Steve Evans charmed him' - Bristol Rovers fans react as ex-Brentford goalkeeper Jack Bonham elects for Gillingham move He's clearly lost his mind!! Anyone who chooses to work with Steve Evans has clearly lost their mind. Caz: Congrats @TheGillsFC on a fantastic goal difference next season… wah.

EFL Transfer Rumours: Brentford, Birmingham City, Sunderland and Oxford United Today's edition looks at the latest EFL transfer rumours. We take a look at the Brentford pair interesting Crystal Palace. Plus, are Birmingham City set to do a swap deal with neighbours Aston Villa? Today's instalment also looks at the latest news from Sunderland as they look to improve their squad.

Brentford FC's stadium build keeps within the lines Project: The Brentford Community Stadium.

Championship Gossip: The transfer rumours from around the league The summer has arrived and the transfer rumours have begun.

Championship Gossip: transfer rumours including Brentford, Millwall and Charlton The summer has arrived and the transfer rumours have begun. Below are a list of who has been linked with who in the Championship. Tuesday June 4:. QPR forward Luke Freeman has been linked to with a move to Elland Road. Ashley Williams is expected to leave Everton this summer after spending the season at Championship side Stoke City.

Jack Bonham: Gillingham sign goalkeeper on two-year deal Gillingham sign goalkeeper Jack Bonham on a two-year deal after his release by Brentford.

Bristol Rovers dealt blow as goalkeeper Jack Bonham moves elsewhere after Brentford release Rovers were keen to sign him.

Former Sheffield Wednesday, Brentford and Derby County striker scores as England book place in Senior World Cup quarter-finals Robins chairman in action.

3 realistic Ollie Watkins replacements Brentford should eye if Sheffield United seal deal With Brentford facing another season in the Championship next year, they may be powerless to prevent one of their most prodigious young talents from leaving this summer.

Win for Kolbeinn in Iceland Kolbeinn Finnsson helped ĺþróttafélagið Fylkir to a second league win of the season last weekend. Fylkir trailed Handknattleiksfélag Kópavogs at half time but scored twice in the final 15 minutes to take an away win.

History Boys: Karleigh Osborne At 15 years of age, Karleigh Osborne was starting to lose faith in his ability to play football.

2019/20 Club Membership now on sale It is just two months until The Bees embark on their final season at Griffin Park and Club Memberships are now on sale. Buy an Adult Membership today and not only will you save £5 on our home Sky Bet Championship tickets, you will also receive priority access to these matches.

Watch: Goalkeepers inducted in to Hall of Fame Three goalkeepers were inducted in to the Hall of Fame at the Brentford FC Player of the Year Dinner. Joe Crozier, Ted Gaskell and Ted Price were goalkeepers for The Bees during the first half of the last century and were posthumously inducted.

Brentford star Maupay would favour Premier League move Brentford striker Neal Maupay would favour a move to the Premier League this summer if he leaves Griffin Park. The 22-year-old has just finished a brilliant season in the Championship where he scored 25 league goals, which was a tally beaten only by Teemu Pukki of Norwich and Chelsea loanee Tammy Abraham.

2019/20 Sky Bet Championship Guide: Fulham Fulham 2018/19 League Position: 19th Average league attendance: 24,371 Top league goalscorer: Aleksandar Mitrović, 11 It certainly wasn’t the season Fulham had hoped for after winning the Sky Bet Championship Play-Offs and spending big in the summer.

Winning start in Toulon for Republic of Ireland and Canice Republic of Ireland Under-21 made a successful start to the prestigious 2019 Maurice Revello Tournament, better known as the Toulon Tournament, yesterday. Ireland beat China 4-1 in their first Group C game yesterday afternoon, a match which included a goal inside the first 33 seconds.

Bees lose Kids Cup Final Collis Primary School, representing Brentford FC, lost out to Blackburn Rovers at the EFL Kids Cup Championship Final.

Watch: London Tigers on Griffin Park pitch Dozens of footballers, both young and old, from London Tigers graced the Griffin Park pitch last month.

2019/20 Sky Bet Championship Guide: Derby County Derby County 2018/19 League Position: 6th Average league attendance: 26,626 Top league goalscorer: Harry Wilson, 15 Having dropped no lower than tenth for the past seven seasons, Derby County supporters will be hoping to go one step further in 2019/20.

Lifelong Brentford fan runs Edinburgh Half-Marathon for our Trust Lifelong Brentford fan Sarah Todd took part in the Edinburgh Half-Marathon for Brentford FC Community Sports Trust last Sunday. Sarah completed the half marathon in a fantastic two hours and 43 minutes. Read more below on why she decided to fundraise for our Trust and how she found the race.

Brentford Women’s Team reach Denham Tournament semi-final One of the Brentford Women's team had success at the Denham Tournament, reaching the last four. The Bees had four teams competing in a hard-fought tournament against opposition from AFC Wimbledon, Queens Park Rangers, Chesham and Denham among others.

EcoWorld London becomes Brentford FC Shirt Sponsor EcoWorld London, the business delivering a new home for Brentford Football Club, are coming on board as Principal Partner and will feature on the front of the Sky Bet Championship side’s shirts for the upcoming season.

Southampton: Saints set to revive interest in Brentford man Southampton are reportedly set to revive their interest in Brentford forward Ollie Watkins this summer as they look to add firepower to their squad. Accord…

B Team 18/19 Review: End of the campaign At the start of May we announced that Kolbeinn Finnsson, already capped by the Icelandic National Team, would be heading out on loan to Fylkir Rekjavik until July. Fullback David Titov also signed a new one-year contract with optional extension by the Club.

Rico Henry reflects on 'up and down season' We spoke to Rico Henry at the end of the 18/19 season, asking him to evaluate his year and look ahead to next season.

History Boys: John Halls Miami, Sao Paulo, Milan, Paris. Iconic cities dotted across three continents. Fascinating destinations to fuel the wanderlust of any aspirant traveller. Images of cities such as these saturate the profiles of many Instagram users, including that of John Halls.

Five released Brentford players that would be good signings for EFL teams Even though so many teams spent a lot of money last year, the man who was voted as the best player in the EFL was Teemu Pukki, a free transfer. So any team really wanting to improve their squad will need to scour all the free agents available as that's where they could get some very important players.

England start Toulon tournament with defeat to Japan England's defence of their Maurice Revello title began on Saturday with a 2-1 defeat to Japan. Brentford goalkeeper Ellery Balcombe and midfielder Josh Dasilva were both involved from the start in Paul Simpson's side.

Transfer Gossip: Brentford interested in Bolton youngster Brockbank Another day, another Bolton Wanderers player linked with a move away from the club. This time, it's the turn of defender, Harry Brockbank. According to Alan Nixon of The Sun, Brentford are interested in the youngster. He states in The Sun:. "Brentford have their eyes on young Bolton defender Harry Brockbank.

Hull City linked with Brentford goalkeeper to replace David Marshall if he leaves this summer The Sun are reporting that should Marshall call time on his three-year stay at the KCOM Stadium, the Tigers will target Brentford stopper Daniels as a potential replacement. Daniels is out of favour at Griffin Park, having made just 19 appearances in all competitions last season, with Daniel Bentley preferred by manager Thomas Frank.

2019/20 Sky Bet Championship Guide Charlton Athletic Charlton Athletic 2018/19 League position: 3rd Average league attendance: 11,827 Top league goalscorer: Lyle Taylor Charlton had a season to remember on the pitch, despite a troubled year off it.

Trio target move for Bees star Brentford could face a battle to keep hold of Ollie Watkins this summer as a host of Premier League clubs show an interest in him. - Brentford could face a battle to keep hold of Ollie Watkins this summer as a host of Premier League clubs show an interest in him.The 23-year-old has gone.

B Team 18/19 Review: The Isle of Man The final stretch of the season began with a game against SC Cambuur in April. The Dutch side were the first team faced by Brentford B from the Netherlands. At Jersey Road, a team made up of five Brentford trialists secured a 2-1 victory.

Cup progress for Kolbeinn in Iceland Kolbeinn Finnsson helped ĺþróttafélagið Fylkir in to the last eight of the Icelandic Cup this week. The Brentford B midfield player is spending the summer on loan with the Icelandic side, where he started his career.

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Oksanen called into Finland Under-21 squad Brentford's Finnish midfield player Jaakko Oksanen has been called up to represent his country. The B Team youngster, who made his Sky Bet Championship debut at the end of the season, has been named in Finland's Under-21 squad for friendlies this month.

2019/20 Sky Bet Championship Guide: Cardiff City Cardiff City League Position: 18th Average league attendance: 31,413 Top league goalscorer: Víctor Camarasa / Bobby De Cordova-Reid, 5 The bookies’ tip for relegation, Neil Warnock's team fought admirably but lacked the quality required to stay in the top flight.

Josh Dasilva added to England Under-20 squad Brentford midfield player Josh Dasilva will be part of the England squad seeking to win the prestigious 2019 Maurice Revello Tournament, better known as the Toulon Tournament. Josh was called up to train with England Under-20 ahead of the tournament, which starts today.