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BRENTFORD POETRY IN MOTION: GAME ONE ARSENAL (H)

BRENTFORD POETRY IN MOTION: GAME ONE ARSENAL (H)

New Beesotted contributor, Jem Rampling, shares his Brentford poetry in motion: Game One: Arsenal (h)    The Friday night lights for our Premier League bow New GP is rocking, the atmosphere, wow! Vibrations, ovations, capacity crowd With “Fulham Get Battered” and...

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What A Week For New Brentford Traditions

What A Week For New Brentford Traditions

Beesotted contributor Jim Levack give us another wonderful take on life as a Brentford fan this week. I don’t tend to take smartphone pictures or videos at games. Whenever I watch them back, they never seem quite as good as they were in pulsating, adrenaline-charged,...

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WORD ON THE STREET: CANOS’ ARSENAL GOAL WAS SO FITTING

WORD ON THE STREET: CANOS’ ARSENAL GOAL WAS SO FITTING

Former Middlesex Chronicle Brentford reporter, sports journalist and life-long Bees fan, Tim Street, is one of Beesotted's great new signings. Look out for Tim's weekly column, as well as a host of articles from other writers, on the Beesotted network over the coming...

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Brentford Beat Arsenal – Things That Dreams Are Made Of

Brentford Beat Arsenal – Things That Dreams Are Made Of

Brentford fans will be waking up this morning pinching themselves and able to enjoy a few more hours as the centre of the footballing world. The Bees’ fully deserved win over Arsenal is, rightly, receiving wall-to-wall press coverage and Sky Sports News is on a...

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The Best Of Times At Brentford

The Best Of Times At Brentford

Brentford's Premiership adventure kicks off  TONIGHT and Beesotted contributor Jim Levack shares his excitement, hopes and fears as the big match against Arsenal looms. Within hours, Brentford fans will be flying even higher than they are now or acutely aware of the...

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Brentford Exhibition: Griffin Park The Fans’ Story

Brentford Exhibition: Griffin Park The Fans’ Story

As Brentford FC enters its first Premier League season, the club will remember its past and the role of its fans and the local community. ‘Farewell Griffin Park- The Fans’ Story’ is a special exhibition at the London Museum of Water & Steam, next door to the...

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Getting Right Back To It – Friday Night Excitement

Getting Right Back To It – Friday Night Excitement

New Beesotted contributor Lewis Holmes shares his excited thoughts ahead of the curtain raiser (one sleep to go) with Arsenal on Friday night. Good to have you on board Lewis. My last Brentford match was on the 7th of March 2020: that thumping 5-0 rout of Sheffield...

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I-Spy: Premier League Special

I-Spy: Premier League Special

With the new football season just a Mads Bech Sorensen throw away, Beesotted’s Jon Restall @thecondorman brings all keen I-Spyers up to date with some new and exciting things to look out for: Off the Pitch Ticket Requests Now that tickets are scarce it’s amazing how...

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Brentford Penguins FC: Supporting Down Syndrome Children

Brentford Penguins FC: Supporting Down Syndrome Children

Finn Byrne explains how the Ealing community has been pulled together by former Brentford F.C player, Allan Cockram, in his efforts to make children of all abilities enjoy the beautiful game. Far too often those with Down Syndrome find it hard to find places that will...

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Seven Things We’ve Learned From Brentford’s Preseason

Seven Things We’ve Learned From Brentford’s Preseason

With just one more preseason friendly to go until the Premier League season kicks off, Jim Levack shares his thoughts on what he’s learned from our warm up matches this week. Sharper and faster  Brentford still look ever so slightly off the pace. It might only be by...

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Griffin Park: Remembered With Pride One Year On

Griffin Park: Remembered With Pride One Year On

It was a year ago today that Griffin Park hosted her last competitive match and Bees fans shared a night of mixed emotions as play-off celebrations merged with waves of regret and a real sense of bereavement. Seeing off Swansea City (remember them) and coming from...

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Kristoffer Ajer: The Record Breaking Bee Feature

Kristoffer Ajer: The Record Breaking Bee Feature

The second instalment of Bees transfer activity on Beesotted this week features the record-breaking signing of Kristoffer Ajer from Celtic. Brentford stumped up a hefty £13.5m on a player they have had their eyes on for several years, watching his development from...

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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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