League One Lowdown: Brentford

By Jim Bonner
Last updated : 11 August 2012

Vital Statistics

Founded: 1889

Owner: Matthew Benham

Last Season: League One - 9th

Nickname: The Bees

Rivals: Queens Park Rangers, Fulham

Major Honours


Scheduled Matches

Portsmouth vs Brentford: Tuesday, November 6th (7:45pm)

Brentford vs Portsmouth: Saturday, April 13th (3pm)

The Manager: Uwe Rosler

Best known in England for his time at Manchester City, Pompey fans may recall he once had a spell at Southampton, although he only played 24 games for them.

Rosler's managerial career began in Norway where had had various successes with Lillestrom, Viking and Molde but after Ole Gunnar Solskjaer replaced him at the latter, Rosler returned to England and was appointed Brentford boss in 2011.

The Ground: Griffin Park (Capacity: 12,800)

Photos and review of Griffin Park to come.