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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 a year.

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

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Alex Gilbert joins Brentford B

6 Hours ago

Brentford Football Club is pleased to announce the signing of Alex Gilbert with the youngster joining Brentford B. The 18-year-old arrives at Brentford following his departure from West Bromwich...

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Watch: Brentford B return to training

7 Hours ago

After a period away from training watch as Neil MacFarlane's side return to hard work on the grass at Jersey Road.

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Brentford B return to Jersey Road

12 Hours ago

Brentford B have returned to training at Jersey Road today. Players and staff within the group had to undergo a 14-day isolation period after a player involved in Brentford B’s London Senior Cup Final...

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Brentford B at home: With Joe Adams and Kane O'Connor

27 September 2020

Both Joe Adams and Kane O’Connor have just begun their second season with Brentford B duo having joined in the summer of 2019. The two players have made big impacts on the setup since arriving with...

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