Chelsea will make a short trip away to the Brentford community stadium to face Brentford Football Club. The match is the latest London Derby the Blues will be engaged in, following previous games with Arsenal, Tottenham Hotspurs and Crystal Palace earlier this season. The match is likely to test the resolve of the Chelsea squad, as the newly promoted Bees have enjoyed a positive start to the new season - sitting in seventh place after seven matches.
Chelsea will resume their English Premier League campaign on Saturday with a tough fixture against Brentford after the international break. Brentford have proven to many that they are not underdogs and must not be underrated. They beat Arsenal 2-1 in the season opener and have also beaten West Ham United.
Brentford will host Thomas Tuchel and his team at the Brentford Community Stadium on the 16th of October. After the international break, fans expect Thomas Frank and his team to give Chelsea a tough time. Note that Brentford, who just got a promotion to the EPL, has managed to take points against teams like Arsenal and Liverpool.
Photo Credit: Twitter Chelsea will play against Brentford tomorrow evening. Ahead of this game, Brentford manager Thomas Frank really made some comments recently. The Danish manager spoke highly of a Chelsea defender named Andreas Christensen. Thomas Frank said-"Christensen is one of the best defenders in the world, he is foresighted and fast at the same time, so its almost the complete package".
5. Thomas Frank So far this season, the Brentford manager has done an outstanding job with the London club. The club has put in some outstanding efforts against difficult opponents. He started the season with a 2-0 win over London rivals Arsenal and has only lost three Premier League games so far this season.
Brentford boss Thomas Frank has sent a warning to Chelsea ahead of the meeting between both teams later today. Brentford have taken 12 points from their first seven Premier League games, a run which has seen them beat Arsenal and draw against Liverpool at home, while winning on the road at Wolves and West Ham.
If beating Arsenal on the opening day of the season was not enough warning, Brentford certainly sent a very big warning in their 3-3 draw with Liverpool last month. Chelsea experienced first-hand how difficult Brentford can be, especially in their stadium, as the Bees came with a game plan and executed it well on Saturday.
Photo Credit: Twitter Chelsea struggled to get a win against Brentford during their EPL game today. Ben Chilwell secured the winning goal at the early minutes of the first half. Thomas Tuchel's boys took charge of the first half but they actually saw a different part of Brentford during the second half.
Brentford manager, Thomas Frank has shared his statement after his side's 'hard to take' defeat against Chelsea yesterday which was their second loses of the season. Photo credits: Brentford & Chelsea via Twitter The gaffer believed that they were the better team in the west London derby yesterday because they saw many chances more than Chelsea which they could have finished off but due to Edouard Mendy's masterclass, they failed to achieve their aim.
Photo Credit: Twitter Brentford tried to get a win against Chelsea yesterday but Tuchel's defence was too coordinated. Eduoard Mendy once again showed his worth by making over 6 saves in the game. Thomas Frank (Brentford manager) adopted different types of tactics towards the ending of the game and that nearly costed Chelsea a win.
Brentford host Thomas Tuchel's Chelsea in the Premier League this weekend in a game that proves to be a major test for the blues. Tuchel is currently one of the best managers in the world at the moment, while Thomas Frank is an underdog who became the first man to lead the Bees into a top-flight season since 1946/47.
Brentford manager, Thomas Frank has previewed their Saturday's London derby clash against Chelsea as he aims to guide his side to another victory. Photos credit: Getty Images Chelsea are currently on top of the Premier League table and they will be aiming to snatch another three points against Brentford, a side who has only lost a game so far this season.
Premier League leaders Chelsea will face a daunting task to maintain their position at the top of the table this weekend as they take a short trip to the Brentford Community stadium to face the 'Bees' of Brentford. Newly promoted Brentford are going against the script in the early season as they currently occupy the top half of the table in seventh place.
The European champions are set to visit the newly promoted Brentford on Saturday evening as they seek to cement their place at the top of the Premier League table. Thomas Frank's men have enjoyed a dream start to life in the Premier League as they lie seventh on the League table with 12 points from a possible 21.
Chelsea boss Thomas Tuchel has admitted he was happy with the first 65-70 minutes but wasn’t impressed with the last 20 minutes as it felt like Chelsea had a player less than Brentford. The Blues beat Brentford 1-0 on Saturday but had Edouard Mendy to thank for the victory after he produced six saves against Brentford.
Thomas Frank, Brentford manager has revealed Chelsea’s Andreas Christensen as one of the best defenders in the world. He made this known ahead of Brentford’s Premier League match against Chelsea on Saturday. The Chelsea player, Andreas Christensen been impressive for Chelsea since Thomas Tuchel’s appointment.
The Brentford manager, Thomas Frank, was full of praise for the Chelsea's defender Andreas Christensen. He said in an interview with the Danish outlet Bold, that Andreas Christensen is the best defender in the world. He said Andreas Christensen is an intelligent player that is highly perceptive regarding situations both offensively and defensively on the field.
Brentford boss Thomas Frank has claimed Chelsea were lucky to beat his Brentford team 1-0 on Saturday. “It is difficult to believe we dominated Chelsea, particularly in the last 30 minutes, and they are very lucky. That is crazy,” Thomas Frank told the BBC after his side lost 1-0 to the Blues.
Chelsea will face Brentford in the top flight for the first time in 74 years when both teams meet in Saturday’s Premier League game. Brentford boss Thomas Frank insists Thomas Tuchel’s Chelsea team have no weak spots ahead of the meeting between both sides later today.
Chelsea took on Brentford in the late kick-off on Saturday hoping to get all three points. They did so, but had to really earn it after Brentford dominated the final 20 minutes of the game. Eduoard Mendy was excellent for The Blues in the second half, making six crucial saves that helped his team win the game.