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The Changing Fan – Is happiness Real Or Am I So Jaded?

The Changing Fan – Is happiness Real Or Am I So Jaded?

Andy Cooper gives a view from Hong Kong on Brentford’s promotion and how everything seems rather different since that final whistle at Wembley. It was when the long shot from Ivan Toney smacked the bar and bounced out that l felt it the most keenly.   Not the pure...

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Posh Spice Up Toney Transfer Speculation

Posh Spice Up Toney Transfer Speculation

Beesotted’s Jim Levack casts his gaze at Peterborough United Director of Football’s click bait touting of Ivan Toney. Times must be tough for poor old Barry Fry these days. Everywhere you look the former Birmingham City chief once regarded as a clown in the Second...

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Beesotted End of Term Report 2020-2021

Beesotted End of Term Report 2020-2021

At the end of a memorable season,  Beesotted’s regular supply teach Jon Restall (@thecondorman) supplies his annual report: So it’s been a wonderful year here at Brentford High School with the team finally gaining the recognition it deserves and being elected to the...

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Let The Good Times Roll – Keep That Vibe Alive

Let The Good Times Roll – Keep That Vibe Alive

Winning a place in the Premier League as a Brentford fan is, without doubt, a dream come true. I Tweeted the morning after the play-off final win something I’d often said down the years; “just once in my lifetime, I’d love to see us in the top flight”. But I never...

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MONSTER Brentford v Swansea Playoff Final Show

MONSTER Brentford v Swansea Playoff Final Show

The Bees are off to Wembley as they take on Swansea in the Championship Playoff Final after defeating Bournemouth 3-2 on aggregate in a thrilling semi-final. And Beesotted have an absolute MONSTER of a pre-match show for you. Everything you need to know about the...

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New Stadium Memories are Made of This

New Stadium Memories are Made of This

Beesotted contributor, Paul Gamble, shares his thoughts on the importance of last Saturday's victory over Bournemouth... not just in The Bees' quest to gain promotion this season, but also in terms of forging special new Brentford memories inside our new stadium. I’m...

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VITALY JANELT – MAN MACHINE T-SHIRTS NOW ON SALE

VITALY JANELT – MAN MACHINE T-SHIRTS NOW ON SALE

Brentford’s young German midfielder, Vitaly Janelt, has enjoyed a fantastic first season at the club and, in any other year, may have picked up the player of the season award. Tough tackling and as hard as nails whenever the opposition hack him down, Vitaly certainly...

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Here We Go Again! Bees Face The Cherries In The Play-Offs

Here We Go Again! Bees Face The Cherries In The Play-Offs

It’s about that time again. Brentford’s tenth playoff. Will this be the one where it's our time? Well the Bees have the humungous mountain of Bournemouth to climb first as they travel to Dean Court to try and the advantage in the first leg of the playoff semi-final......

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Play-off Dress Rehearsal As Bees Prepare For Bournemouth?

Play-off Dress Rehearsal As Bees Prepare For Bournemouth?

Brentford take on Bournemouth at the Vitality Stadium this weekend in a match which was probably - for the Bees - much more important a few weeks ago as Brentford were gearing up for automatic promotion. But, as it stands, this game COULD be a dress-rehearsal for the...

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Ivan Toney Targeted Again As Bees Slump Continues

Ivan Toney Targeted Again As Bees Slump Continues

Beesotted's Jim Levack looks back at the online fallout from Tuesday night's draw with Birmingham City. Within minutes of full-time, the curtain all but falling on automatic promotion and social media' in full swing', I was going to write about the Ivan Toney post....

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Beesotted Brentford Question Time Podcast

Beesotted Brentford Question Time Podcast

Welcome to Beesotted Question Time. The first in a new series of Beesotted podcasts - in two parts (below) - where we get fans to throw the questions and opinions into the hat, and the Beesotted crew attempt to answer them. In the studio on this show - Billy TheBee...

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Nine Games To Go

Nine Games To Go

Beesotted's Jim Levack takes a deep breath and gathers his thoughts as Thomas Frank and his players head off into the international break ahead of the final push to the end of the season. If someone told the average Brentford fan their side would be in with a shot at...

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Bees Ram Raided After Being Two Up At The Break

Bees Ram Raided After Being Two Up At The Break

Regular Beesotted contributor Jim Levack looks back at a frustrating game of two halves against Derby County. I was always taught to avoid clichés ‘like the plague’, but there are times when they’re simply the only phrases that sum things up. ‘Jekyll and Hyde...

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