Leandro Trossard scored a late winner as Brighton & Hove Albion secured a 1-0 victory over wasteful Brentford.
Rico Henry didn't have to wait 74 years to return to England's top flight like Brentford did, but his journey was perhaps just as painful.
Aston Villa and Brentford played out an entertaining 1-1 draw as the visiting promoted side continued their impressive start to the season.
Crystal Palace were held to a goalless home draw by promoted Brentford in the Premier League on Saturday in a game short on quality.
New seasons bring new hope, except at Arsenal, whose opening-day loss to newly promoted Brentford brought more of the same.
Brentford got the better of Arsenal in the first match of the 2021-22 Premier League season at the Community Stadium in London on Friday night.
With Premier League teams unveiling their kits for the new season, we've compiled every one of them and ranked each club by their collective output.
Manchester United teenager Anthony Elanga continued his good form in preseason with another goal in a 2-2 friendly draw with Brentford.
Brentford reached the Premier League for the first time with a 2-0 win over Swansea City in the Championship playoff final on Saturday.
Brentford fought back from a goal down to beat 10-man Bournemouth 3-1 in their Championship playoff semifinal second leg on Saturday.
Arnaut Danjuma's second-half goal earned Bournemouth a narrow 1-0 advantage over Brentford in the first leg of their Championship promotion playoff.
Grimsby Town player Stefan Payne was sent off during Saturday's League Two defeat at Bradford for head-butting his teammate Filipe Morais.
Brentford's promotion bid continued to falter when they were held to a 1-1 draw at Huddersfield Town in the second tier Championship on Saturday.
Norwich City took a huge step towards securing an immediate return to the Premier League when they beat their closest rivals Brentford 1-0.
Brentford's Ivan Toney has said he believes players are being "used as puppets" in taking a knee.
Leicester City's James Maddison set up one goal and got on the scoresheet in a second-half comeback as they beat second-tier Brentford 3-1 away in t
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