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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: Aaron Pressley features as AFC Wimbledon play final pre-season match

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Brentford B’s Aaron Pressley got just under half an hour of game time as AFC Wimbledon were narrowly beaten in pre-season by Scunthorpe United in what was their final preparation game ahead of the new...

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Brentford B Team

Reaction: Lachlan Brook post-Dulwich Hamlet

17 Hours ago

Brentford B winger Lachlan Brook says the side will be working as hard as ever to bounce back from their 5-2 defeat at Dulwich Hamlet on Saturday. The young Bees had some good spells and went into...

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Match Reports

Dulwich Hamlet 5 Brentford B 2

1 August 2021

Brentford B fell to a 5-2 pre-season defeat away at Dulwich Hamlet on Saturday.

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Brentford B Team

Team News: Dulwich Hamlet v Brentford B

31 July 2021

Brentford B play their second pre-season fixture as they travel to Dulwich Hamlet in a midday kick-off. The side will be aiming to make it two wins from two having had a fantastic result last time out...

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