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SAM SAUNDERS

B Team Assistant Coach

After retiring from professional football on 21 June 2019, former Brentford player Sam Saunders took the role of B Team Assistant Coach.

Sam made his start in football with Welling United, before spells at Ashford Town, Carshalton Athletic and Dagenham & Redbridge between 2001 and 2009. Almost exactly a decade ago, Andy Scott brought him to Brentford ahead of our 09/10 League One campaign.

He went on to make 206 appearances in all competitions, including helping the squad reach the 2011 Johnstone’s Paint Trophy Final. After losing out in the 2013 Play-Off Finals, he then played a key role in promotion from the third tier.

The last of his 30 Brentford goals came in a 3-0 win over Fulham at Griffin Park in April 2016. He left the Club in 2017 after seven-and-a-half years in West London, moving to Wycombe Wanderers for three seasons. From March last year he had a short spell at Colchester United, retiring from playing the game in the summer.

Latest News: Brentford B

Brentford B Team

Loan Round-Up: Elimination Finals success for Lachlan Brook and Adelaide United

16 May 2022

Its was a successful weekend for Lachlan Brook and Adelaide United as they booked an A League Semi-Final clash with Melbourne City having beaten Central Coast Mariners 3-1 at Coopers Stadium on...

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First Team

Loan Round-Up: Minutes for Mads and Ellery in midweek draws

13 May 2022

There was midweek minutes for a couple of our players this week and there will be more potential game time coming in the next few days too.

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Brentford B Team

Hans Mpongo joins Icelandic side ÍBV on loan

12 May 2022

Brentford B forward Hans Mpongo has joined Icelandic side Íþróttabandalag Vestmannaeyja (ÍBV) on a two-month loan deal.

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Match Reports

Match Report and Match Highlights: Brentford B 0 Jong PSV 2

12 May 2022

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