As we get set for the resumption of club football following the latest round of the FIFA international break, Stamford Bridge giants Chelsea will be on the road against newly-promoted Brentford in a Premier League Matchday Eight clash at Brentford's Community Stadium. Both sides will be meeting each other in a league encounter for the first time since 1947 come Saturday.
Gameweek 6 (Day 1) ended in cool way as Liverpool were held to 3-3 draw by Brentford as they fail to take advantage of Chelsea and Manchester United slip-up against Manchester City and Aston Villa respectively. Liverpool started the match on the front foot, with Jurgen Klopp's side dominating possession, creating chances and causing all sorts of problems for Brentford backline.
Super Eagles of Nigeria midfield maestro Frank Onyeka was in action for Brentford football club on Saturday afternoon, as they defeated Wolverhampton Wanderers FC 2-0 at Molineux Stadium in the week 5 of the English Premier League. The former FC Midtjylland of Denmark star was given a playing time by his coach, and he was able to coordinate his team's midfield.
1. Joel Matip. The Liverpool defender was not at his best today against Brentford. Playing alongside Van Dijk, Matip have formed a great partnership with the great Dutchman at the back for Liverpool but today, he was just below average. Matip was dominated by Brentford's striker Ivan Toney and he found it difficult to keep the big striker at bay.
The England premier league continues this weekend as usual after some English clubs participated in the European games during the week. Today's played fixtures are as follows: 1. Wolves Vs Brentford: Wolves welcomed Brentford at the Molineux stadium. Brentford won the match 2-0, with the first goal from the penalty spot, which was beautifully converted by Ivan Toney.
Premier League newcomers Brentford FC have performed beyond expectations so far this season. The 'Bees' as they are fondly called, currently sit in the top half of the table (7th position). For a team that are participating in their maiden Premier League campaign, Brentford are overachieving at the moment.
The Match week 5 of the English Premier League produced lots of dramas, tension and frenzy moments to wrap up an exciting Saturday for the football fans. A recap of the activities that took place in those games include; 1. Ivan Toney Prowess [ Wolves 0:2 Brentford ]
BRE 0-1 CHE: Anthony Taylor might have won the heart of Chelsea fans after his officiation yesterday
Photo Credit: Twitter Anthony Taylor officiated the game between Chelsea and Brentford yesterday. Chelsea won 1-0 after suffering much pressure from Thomas Frank's boys. Before the game, Chelsea fans were very worried about Anthony Taylor. The blues tend to lose most games officiated by Taylor but yesterday's match was an exception.
Gameweek 5 of the 2021/22 English Premier League season kicked off with a shock result as newly promoted Brentford FC swept aside Wolverhampton Wanderers with 10 men at Molineux Stadium. The 'Bees' secured their first away win in the English top-flight since April 1947, thanks to two first half goals in a seven minutes spell.
Chelsea will play tomorrow against an in form Brentford side, and two of their defenders are out of the game. Tuchel will be facing a line up headache because Rudiger and Thiago Silva are out of the game. Rudiger suffered an injury in the World Cup qualifiers, and Thiago Silva is out because of what some South American players are facing.
The West London derby between Brentford and Chelsea has been talked about a lot while we were waiting for the return of the English Premier League. This is because football fans are aware of how difficult the game will be for the European champions who stand a risk of losing their top spot in the EPL table by dropping points here.
It doesn't get any easier for Chelsea as their next Premier League fixture has been deemed by many to be potential 'banana peel' in their title race. Brentford have been punching above their weight since they gained promotion to the English top-flight and will provide a tough test for the European champions later today.
WOL 0-2 BRE: 2 Areas Wolves Manager Needs To Improve In His Team, If He Wants to Succeed This Season
The English Premier League continues today with Wolverhampton Wanderers hosting newly promoted, Brentford at the Molineux Stadium, Brentford continued on their winning ways after flogging their host with a 2:0 scoreline. Goals from Ivan Toney and Bryan Mbeumo won the game for Brentford. Wolves have recorded their fourth defeat in this English Premier League this season which connotes a bad season for Bruno Lage's Wolves.
English premier league giant, Manchester United midfield maestro Bruno Fernandes has been incredible for the Red Devils so far this season across all competitions having been delivering both at the centre-field and advance role upfront. The Portuguese magnifico has always been at the heart of the midfield in creating pace and also fantastic upfront in scoring goals which proved his versatility on the pitch of play.
Brentford beat Wolves 0-2, to secure their first ever premier league away win. 25 year old Ivan Toney was the star of the game, after contributing an assist and converting a penalty kick, including scoring two disallowed goals.The striker is not exactly Arsenal club and fans' favourite person at the moment, and that is because, he criticised Arsenal, saying that he does not see the club winning anything anytime soon, unless they get a striker.
Photo Credit: Twitter The Gunners were humiliated at Brentford Stadium yesterday, the newly promoted EPL team(Brentford) beat Mikel Arteta's men 2-0 in the opening game. This team approached the game with a different style of play which looks exactly like that of Sheffield United.
Chelsea Football Club will be hosted by their London neighbours, Brentford FC in their week 8 premier league fixture. Chelsea FC are currently on the first spot in the English Premier league while Brentford FC are 7th in the league with just 4 points separating both teams. The Blues are favourite to take all the 3 points but considering how they defeated Arsenal 2-0 and held Liverpool FC to a 3-3 draw on the same ground, it will not be easy for the Thomas Tuchel tutored side.
Brentford have been promoted to the Premier League for the first time in the Club's history. Ivan Toney grabbed the first from the penalty spot before Emiliano Marcondes struck on 20 minutes to help seal Brentford a place in the top tier of English football. After two failed playoff campaigns in six Championship seasons, Brentford were promoted into the Premier League after victory in the 2021 Championship play-off Final.
Arsenal were surprisingly beaten by newly promoted Brentford in the season’s opening game last Friday. Arsenal legend Ian Wright has admitted ahead of the game that he is frightened at the thought of Arsenal’s defence facing Chelsea’s Romelu Lukaku. Speaking on Ringer FC’s Wrighty’s House podcast, the former Arsenal striker said: “Since Lukaku was linked, Romelu’s been talking to me on a consistent basis, so I know it’s happening but I have to keep quiet.
Brentford's starting XI contained Ivan Toney, who had played 10 minutes in the Premier League, while Arsenal's front four included two 20-year-olds, a 21-year-old, and a 26-year-old, but by full time, it was evident who looked the more savvy. Brentford manager Thomas Frank pledged to be daring this season, and after a loud reception in west London, it was the visitors who took the lead in the first half.