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Brentford B's Tour in Cyprus features in The Athletic

Read an in-depth feature on the young Bees from Jay Harris

26 November 2021

Brentford B's recent trip to Cyprus saw them play three fixtures as they competed in the Korantina Homes Cup. The young side took on Pafos FC, FC Rodina Moscow and Aris Limassol. Accompanying them for the matches and training was The Athletic's Jay Harris, who regularly covers the Club.

Read the beginning of the feature below...

Chicken souvlaki, grilled halloumi and walks along the beach spring to mind when people visit Cyprus, but the Brentford B team’s trip to the island is far from a holiday. When Brentford closed down their academy in 2016 and stepped away from the Elite Player Performance Plan, English football’s long-term strategy for developing homegrown players, they gained control of their development teams’ fixture lists...

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