Entries by Bill Hagerty

Brentford 2, Newcastle 4

Ready or not…the 38th and final match of the season  Third season: One more time! Last game of the season and come half-time the GTech Stadium was bathed in misery. […]

Brentford 0, Fulham 0

It promised to be a London derby of thrills (Regulión v Castagne)… Third Season: Double dishwater Flashback to a year ago, when Brentford travelled to Anfield with high hopes of […]

Brentford 2, Sheffield United 0

Image above: Ever-involved Maupay takes a tumble Third Season: Win at last At last! Having put together a small but respectable list of drawn games, Brentford managed to collect three […]

Brentford 0, Brighton & Hove Albion 0

One for the camera: Yarmoluik attempts to squeeze through the Brighton ranks Third Season: Clean sheets times two At the end of a gruelling match, when neither side managed to […]

Brentford 1, Manchester United 1

Image: Brentford FC Third Season: New dawn? A new dawn has broken, has it not? Okay, Tony Blair said it first after the Labour Party’s general election victory of 1997, […]

Brentford 2, Chelsea 2

Third Season: Magic moment Head coach Thomas Frank was gushing in his praise following a second-half thrilling performance by his makeshift team. Understandable, for Brentford dominated play for every minute […]

Brentford 1, Liverpool 4

Images above: Pre match nerves: with so much at stake even Buzz look pensive; Roeslev puts the boot in; photographs Liz Vercoe Third season: No mercy Mersey Some you win […]

Brentford 1 Manchester City 3

De Bruyne lines up an attacking triangle with hat-trick-scoring Foden on the left and newly returned Haarland Third season: City bounce back Great, scintillating football for the first 45 minutes, […]

Brentford 3 Nottingham Forest 2

Bringing ultimate versatility: Ivan Toney relishing being back centre stage Third Season: Welcom back Ivan Thomas Frank made no secret of what he hoped to get from the game: Ivan […]

Brentford 1, Aston Villa 2

Charades: Janelt and Ghoddos act out “force field” Last home game before Christmas, Sunday 17 December So much for Christmas cheer. Those supporters, home and away, who ventured to the […]

Brentford 3, Luton Town 1

One down, three to go, Yarmoliuk hares through the Hatters Hat’s off to Bees Having been given a dusting by Liverpool and then edged out by Arsenal, the Bees were […]

Brentford 3, West Ham United 2

Players and fans salute the Royal British Legion Poppy Appeal’s Last Post Hammers’ bubbles burst Three matches, three victories, nine points – that’s all it took to see the Bees […]

Brentford 3, Burnley 0

Image above: Burnley’s Roberts before his second yellow card Third Season: Singing in the rain ‘Water, water everywhere, nor any drop to drink’, said my mate Charlie as Brentford’s secured […]

Brentford 1, Everton 3

Off to a bad start with Schade injured in the warm up Third Season … Second Defeat The first omen of the day arrived in the match programme, where Alex […]

Brentford 2, AFC Bournemouth 2

Image above by Liz Vercoe Third Season: Last gasp catch-up The good news is that the Bees’ unbeaten record in this fledgling Premier League season remains intact. The bad news […]

Brentford 1, Crystal Palace 1

Image above: Celebrating Kevin Schade’s goal; picture Brentford FC Third Season: Honours even There were two outstanding incidents in a match that rarely excited – one of those encounters that linger […]

Brentford 2, Tottenham Hotspur 2

Henry returns as fast and furious as ever Third Season: Here we go again! As I was saying before being rudely interrupted by the cricket season, what a terrific campaign […]

Brentford 1, Manchester City 0

Goalkeeper Raya, team captain for the day, v City’s Walker Second Season: Glorious Finale So near, but oh, so far. Brentford would have to beat the Premier League champions, and […]

Brentford 2, West Ham United 0

The team lead out the future generation of fans and players… Second Season: Stand-in Superstar The afternoon began with a shock: Ivan Toney was not in the starting line-up. Worse, […]

Brentford 2, Nottingham Forest 1

When push comes to shove: Kevin Schade wins the ball Second Season: Late, Late Show This report of a remarkable match needs to start with five of seven dramatic added […]

Brentford 1, Aston Villa 1

Image above: Frank Onyeka and Rico Henry driving forward Second Season – It’s Football! It was a heart in the mouth moment, especially for 21-year-old winger Kevin Schade. Stand-in goalkeeper […]

Brentford 1 – Newcastle 2

Image above: Brentford v Newcastle United Second Season – Goal glut and gloom A South Coast spectacular – six goals, with the Bees never behind – augured well for the […]

Brentford 1, Leicester City 1

Post warm up, Toney leads  Second season: points go missing Picking up where they left off – unbeaten at home since last October – the Bees remained in eighth place […]

Brentford 3, Fulham 2

Image above: Bees v Fulham: it’s the big one Second season: Derby Delight What a season this is constantly proving to be. Unbeaten in a dozen matches, the Bees can […]

Brentford 3, Fulham 2

Image above: Bees v Fulham: it’s the big one Second season: Derby delight What a season this is constantly proving to be. Unbeaten in a dozen matches, the Bees can […]

Brentford 1, Crystal Palace 1

 Image above: Josh Dasilva in defence Second Season: Hard Cheese By Bill Hagerty After dealing satisfactorily with the League’s big cheeses, Brentford set out to dispense with one of the […]

Brentford 3, Southampton 0

Images above: Aaron Hickey joins the starting 11, Captain Christian Nørgaard takes early control Second Season: Saints all at sea Funny game, football, in many ways. We have earlier discussed […]

Brentford 2, Bournemouth 0

Image: Warm up for pundits and players alike Confident but humble, that was head coach Thomas Frank’s description of his team’s attitude after they had eased their way into eighth place […]