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Brentford FC support black lives matter

Players from both teams take a knee at kick-off at Fulham yesterday

21 June 2020

Brentford FC showed its support for the Black Lives Matter movement. There have been protests across the world to show solidarity against racial discrimination. The EFL's position on the matter was outlined earlier this week and Brentford FC reiterated that yesterday by taking a knee at kick-off of the 2-0 win at Fulham and wearing t-shirts to share the message.

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After the match, Brentford striker Ollie Watkins shared his thoughts. Brentford FC is in full support of the message delivered by Ollie.

Earlier this week we released a new video reiterating our stand against racism and discrimination. Under the #BeeTogether banner, the video features Brentford players, fans and staff, and stresses the importance the Club places on togetherness and unity. See it here.

Brentford FC Community Sports Trust joined the EFL and Brentford FC in solidarity against racial discrimination. See their statement here.


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