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NEIL MACFARLANE

B Team Head Coach

MacFarlane, 41, joined Brentford B as Head Coach on 30 May 2019.

In his career as a professional footballer, he made his name as a defensive midfielder in his native Scotland before taking up coaching roles with the likes of Falkirk, Coventry City and Fleetwood Town.

His first management role came at Aggborough the home of Kidderminster Harriers in 2018. Prior to that he was in Cyprus coaching top-flight side Pafos alongside former Hearts colleague Steven Pressley. Macfarlane and Pressley played together during a 4 year spell at Hearts, from 2002, while the former was on his way to making over 300 professional appearances north of the border.

Club News

🗣 Neil MacFarlane: "Our quality could have been much better"

16 January 2020

Brentford B Head Coach Neil MacFarlane was left frustrated that his side didn’t make the most of their opportunities as they fell to a 3-1 defeat away from home against a Bordeaux XI.

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🗣 Neil MacFarlane: "Their work ethic has been incredible"

12 January 2020

Brentford B Head Coach Neil MacFarlane was pleased with his side’s performance as they began 2020 with a 2-0 win over Beijing Renhe with Aubrel Koutsimouka grabbing both goals.

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Next up for Brentford B: Hibernian Reserves

15 December 2019

Brentford B play their penultimate match before their Christmas break on Tuesday 17 December when they take on Hibernian Reserves in a 2pm kick-off.

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🗣 Neil MacFarlane: “It was a brilliant experience for us"

11 December 2019

Brentford B Head Coach Neil MacFarlane highlighted a number of positives for The Bees despite their 4-0 loss against a Rangers XI at the Hummel Training Centre.

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