Brentford boss Thomas Frank believes his side’s coolness under pressure will be crucial in their bid to secure promotion.
Ollie Watkins struck three minutes from time as Brentford maintained the pressure on the top two in the SkyBet Championship with a 3-2 win over Middlesbrough in a pulsating clash at Griffin Park.
Brentford’s new signings Shandon Baptiste and Tariqe Fosu may have to wait for their debuts with Thomas Frank unlikely to make many changes for Saturday’s match against Middlesbrough following last weekend’s rout of Hull.
Runaway Premier League leaders Liverpool named an entirely changed starting line-up for their FA Cup fourth-round tie at Shrewsbury as top-flight sides made over six alterations on average.
Brentford head coach Thomas Frank was pleased to avoid an FA Cup replay on Saturday after a 1-0 defeat to Leicester and thinks the rematches are killing the competition.
Leicester manager Brendan Rodgers was full of praise for match-winner Kelechi Iheanacho after his goal booked their place in the FA Cup fifth round.
A much-changed Leicester side progressed into the fifth round of the FA Cup thanks to an early strike by Kelechi Iheanacho at Brentford.
Brentford will be without forward Said Benrahma for Saturday’s FA Cup match at home to Leicester after his father died earlier in the week.
Brentford head coach Thomas Frank has hinted he will make fewer changes for Saturday’s FA Cup last-32 tie at home to Leicester compared to the previous round.
Proud Thomas Frank hailed his ‘Brentford Babes’ as his young side dumped an experienced Stoke outfit out of the FA Cup.
Emiliano Marcondes fired a young Brentford side into the FA Cup fourth round at the expense of Stoke.
Thomas Frank could name an unchanged side for Brentford’s FA Cup third round clash with Stoke.