Brentford won for us in midweek. The Bees left it late but stung promotion rivals Reading into submission. If you want to discover how to run a football club well in the modern age, look no further than Brentford.
When my late father took me to watch them in the 60’s, a promotion from the then Division 4 to Division 3 was considered a success. Or a decent FA Cup run. Now, as Brentford top the Championship, I pinch myself at the irony. That my brother, nephew and niece support a potential Premier League side, while my Sheffield Wednesday . . .
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