Posts Tagged "Brentford"

Celtic’s Saturday Afternoon At Brentford

By on Jul 27, 2013 in Latest, Opinion | 6 comments

Apparently, last Saturday, I and hundreds of others went on a hooligan rampage and “destroyed” the West London suburb of Brentford, while attending a pre-season ‘friendly’ between weakened sides from Brentford’s League One club and current Scottish champions, Celtic. That last event was actually how I spent my Saturday afternoon; which I why I was very surprised to...

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Match Of The Past: Brentford FC

By on Nov 24, 2012 in Latest, Video | 0 comments

We continue this afternoon with some archive matches from League One, with West Londons Brentford. The Bees are remarkably well served on YouTube, with an excellent archive of matches available on this outstanding website. We have highlights from three matches followed by a round-up of an FA Cup run, kicking off all the way back to 1942 and the London War Cup final...

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Match Of The Week: Exeter City 1-2 Brentford (Brentford Win 3-2 On Aggregate)

By on Feb 7, 2011 in English League Football, Latest | 1 comment

If the Premier League is now, for many, something approaching the ultimate footballing experience, there is probably something to be said for the argument that, in its quest for purity, quality, our game has lost something. The idiosyncracies of football at or near the top have been whitewashed out of sight over time, to be replaced by a scrubbed up and sanitised...

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Match Of The Midweek: Brighton & Hove Albion 1-0 Brentford

By on Sep 28, 2010 in English League Football, Latest | 1 comment

Had most people in Britain cupped their ears in a southwardly direction at just before five o’clock on Saturday afternoon, they would have heard the faint sound of cheering coming from the Withdean stadium in Brighton. In the midst of a desperate, crazy goalmouth scramble, six minutes into injury time at the end of a match between Brighton & Hove Albion...

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Supporters Direct Arrive At The Crossroads

By on Oct 17, 2009 in Latest, Politics | 3 comments

This year’s annual Supporters Direct conference found the organisation at something of a crossroads. The high profile failure of Supporters Trusts at Notts County and Stockport County have caused a deal of unwanted attention to be cast upon SD (even though they are obviously not for responsible for the goings on at specific trusts) and, with continuing...

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