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Stats Zone: Preston North End

9 February 2017

The facts and figures behind Saturday's match at Deepdale

The match in numbers

5 - Brentford's last five away goals have all been scored by a different player

6 - We have recorded six straight wins over North End in the league

8 - Both teams have scored in eight of Preston's last ten home games in all competitions

11 - Brentford have scored in the last 11 meetings with Preston, going back to Valentine’s Day 1998

12 - Draws between the two sides

16 - The Bees average over two goals a game in all competitions in 2017

18 - Preston wins over Brentford

21 - Brentford wins over North End

292 - Preston goalkeeper Chris Maxwell has completed the most long passes in Sky Bet Championship

1579 - Only Ipswich Town have contested more aerial duels than North End this campaign

1999 - The last time The Bees lost at Deepdale

The First Meeting

14 January 1911, FA Cup First Round - Brentford 0 Preston North End 1
Brentford XI: Ling; Rhodes, Buxton, Richards, Hamilton, Kennedy, Ryalls, Bartlett, Reid, Hollinrake, Anderson
First Division Preston are a big test for Southern League Brentford, but narrowly escape an upset with a goal from the penalty spot.

The Last Meeting

17 September 2016, Sky Bet Championship - Brentford 5 Preston North End 0

Brentford: Bentley, Colin, Dean, Egan, Bjelland (Barbet 76), Yennaris (McEachran 63), Woods, Macleod, Sawyers, KaiKai (Clarke 82), Hogan

Scott Hogan's hat-trick, an own goal, and one for Harlee Dean wraps up convincing win at Griffin Park

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