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Is Damsgaard Brentford’s Best Ever Signing?

Is Damsgaard Brentford’s Best Ever Signing?

Beesotted contributor Jason Wils isn't quite sure how everyone feels about this... but could Mikkel Damsgaard prove to be our best ever signing? It seems we have been going on this upward trajectory in terms of our clubs status, and our player profile for some time...

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Bees Breakdown – Leicester City v Brentford Analysis

Bees Breakdown – Leicester City v Brentford Analysis

Beesotted contributor Jacob Gowler @FrackTheFrogKid along with and Paul Kowalczyk give their statistical breakdown of Brentford’s draw against Leicester at the King Power Stadium. Jacob will be discussing his thoughts on future matches on Sunday afternoons on...

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Bees Fight Back At (And) Leicester – Post Match Podcast

Bees Fight Back At (And) Leicester – Post Match Podcast

The curtain raiser for Brentford’s second season in the Premier League saw a superb comeback by The Bees. Another conceded corner goal was compounded further within seconds of the second half restart. A long way back. But back we came. Ivan Toney got off the mark by...

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The New Season Podcast – Leicester v Brentford

The New Season Podcast – Leicester v Brentford

The season is back. And the Beesotted crew may have been hanging out in three different countries but that didn't stop them from cramming themselves into the virtual joint and shooting the breeze on the Bees as they looked forward to the first match of the season...

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How Will We Do This Season, Then?

How Will We Do This Season, Then?

Beesotted's stats guru, Will Allsopp, shares his thoughts on how he feels the new season will pan out for The Bees. He also talks through his forecasts in this week's Pride of West London podcast which can be downloaded here on Thursday morning. Last season was a...

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The Brentford Revolution – New Book

The Brentford Revolution – New Book

Brentford Football Club’s rise to the Premier League has without doubt transformed the stature of the West London club – from the bottom to the top tier of English football in little over a decade – with owner Mathew Benham ripping up the traditional football rule...

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The Whole Kit and Caboodle

The Whole Kit and Caboodle

Bees fan Nemone Sariman welcomes the unveiling of Brentford's new light blue away shirt and gives her views on what makes a good kit in her mind. Many years ago, at some sort of local artisan craft fair, I had a colour analysis session. (Yes, this is a thing, or at...

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All Aboard The Brentford Express Podcast

All Aboard The Brentford Express Podcast

The new season is nearly upon us. And Brentford have been busy in the transfer window with four major signings and a number of rumoured signings on the horizon Billy The Bee Grant (@Billythebee99) and Dave Laney Lane (@Beesotted100)  linked up in a South Coast meets...

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Beesotted Global – A New Brentford Fan Community

Beesotted Global – A New Brentford Fan Community

Beesotted Global is a new social media community where exclusive Brentford content, news and conversations will flourish and be shared in a safe, abuse-free environment – subscribers will be able to talk about all things Brentford and enjoy fresh, new, pre and post...

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Farewell Christian Eriksen – Thanks For The Memories

Farewell Christian Eriksen – Thanks For The Memories

Beesotted’s Jim Levack shares  his thoughts on the news that Christian Eriksen has officially signed for Manchester United today. So that’s that then. It’s official. Arguably the greatest footballer ever to don a Brentford shirt has left to join a new, apparently more...

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New ways of looking at the beautiful game

New ways of looking at the beautiful game

Rev Peter Crumpler, life-long Bees fan,  shares his thoughts on the weekend’s events. John Lennon probably didn’t have football on his mind when he wrote the mega-hit Imagine back in the 1970s, but the two matches involving Brentford over the last weekend have set me...

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The Eriksen Affair Is Over – Time To Move On Quickly

The Eriksen Affair Is Over – Time To Move On Quickly

Christian Eriksen has joined Manchester United and, in doing so, ended weeks of speculation that the Bees were in with a shout of re-signing the Dane ahead of the new Premier League campaign. Money talked, it’s as simple as that. Brentford, we understand, were...

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What Should We Expect From The New Season?

What Should We Expect From The New Season?

Last week’s 2022/23 Premier League fixture list unveiling was another landmark moment for the club – securing a second season in the top flight was something I was still buzzing from – seeing the schedule for the next campaign was just further proof of what an amazing...

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BRENTFORD HIGH SCHOOL END OF YEAR SCHOOL REPORTS 2021/22

BRENTFORD HIGH SCHOOL END OF YEAR SCHOOL REPORTS 2021/22

It’s been an incredible first season at the highest level for Brentford High School - @Beesotted’s supply teacher Jon Restall (@thecondorman) reflects on the last nine months. As the sun quite literally sets over New Griffin Park it’s a great time to look back at the...

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Brentford Leeds Season Finale – Podcast From The Pub

Brentford Leeds Season Finale – Podcast From The Pub

It's the final match of the season, so Billy Grant (@billythebee99), Dave Lane (@beesotted100) and Martin The Dutchman Holland (@BrentfordDutch) linked up for a few beers at The Globe in Brentford (@GlobeBrentford) to discuss the relegation battle - which has gone...

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Would Klopp or Pep Have Done A Better Job At Brentford?

Would Klopp or Pep Have Done A Better Job At Brentford?

Beesotted's Jim Levack tips his hat to Brentford Head Coach, Thomas Frank – although the Bees' boss is unlikely to win Premier League Manager of the Season – would Klopp or Pep have done a better job at Brentford? When the Premier League Manager of the Season is...

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Living The Dream From The South Stand

Living The Dream From The South Stand

“The natural state of the football fan is bitter disappointment, no matter what the score,” wrote Nick Hornby in ‘Fever Pitch’, his brilliant 1992 book, looking at life as an Arsenal supporter.  And no doubt Hornby would have been disappointed – to put it mildly –...

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Nine Years Since That Penalty: Word On The Street

Nine Years Since That Penalty: Word On The Street

Is it really nine years since one of the most infamous days Griffin Park witnessed before the old girl took her final bow? It was indeed nine years ago today that Brentford hosted Doncaster Rovers in a final-day winner-takes-all showdown, with promotion to the...

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Can Life Get Any Better For This Brentford Fan?

Can Life Get Any Better For This Brentford Fan?

That is the question Brentford fan Jason Wils is asking himself when he thinks about the last few years. This team the club and us the fans, are on the verge of the greatest achievement we have ever witnessed, "Premier League survival". But yet it somehow still feels...

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Second Season Syndrome Claptrap – Word On The Street

Second Season Syndrome Claptrap – Word On The Street

Beesotted's Tim Street looks beyond  'second season syndrome' reporting claptrap and underlines how promotion to the top flight doesn't always go pear-shaped in year two. Brentford winning a third successive Premier League game for the first time ever on Saturday was...

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Word On The Street: Brentford’s Impressive Run Of Form

Word On The Street: Brentford’s Impressive Run Of Form

When the Brentford history book are once again written, the Bees’ 2-0 win over West Ham last weekend will probably be a footnote in an historic season. The palate-cleanser following the feast that was the 4-1 demolition of Chelsea at Stamford Bridge the previous...

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No Doubting Thomas After Wonderful Chelsea Victory

No Doubting Thomas After Wonderful Chelsea Victory

Beesotted's Jim Levack gives his views on Brentford's enigmatic head coach, Thomas Frank, after his team produce the result of the season at Stamford Bridge. If Thomas Frank was ever worried about the spectre of relegation, then I’d recommend a career as a poker...

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