Brentford v Bradford City, Sky Bet League One, Griffin Park, March 8 2014
Referee: Darren Bond
Assistants: Stuart Butler and John Magill
Fourth Official: Gavin Muge
Mr Bond was promoted to the list of Football League referees at the start of last season and took charge of just one Brentford game in 2012/13 – the 0-0 draw with Shrewsbury Town in December 2012.
He has been referee for one more Brentford match this season – the 5-0 defeat to Derby County in the Capital One Cup.
He was previously an assistant referee and was the Reserve Assistant Referee at the Carling Cup Final between Liverpool and Cardiff City in 2012.
He was a Blue Square Bet Premier referee before promotion to the league list.
Brentford will be in their red and white shirts.
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Clayton Donaldson needs one more goal to reach 50 for Brentford in all competitions and 100 in his English professional career.
Kevin O’Connor is now on 497 appearances for Brentford in all competitions, he is just three games away from being the third Bees player to play 500 games for the Club.
If Harlee Dean is fit to return from injury he could play his 98th Football League game for Brentford, and the 99th of his career.
Tony Craig is set to make his 300th Football League start while Jonathan Douglas is in line to play his 450th professional match.
THE LAST MEETING
September 7 2013, Sky Bet League One – Bradford City 4 Brentford 0
Brentford: Button; O’Connor, Dean, Craig, Logan; Forshaw, Reeves, Saville (sub Dallas); Fillo, Trotta (sub Bonham), Donaldson
Subs (not used): Venta, Nugent, Saunders, Diagouraga, El Alagui
Brentford’s unbeaten start to the Sky Bet League One season came to an end in controversial circumstances in Yorkshire.
Click here for a full report.
THE LEAGUE POSITIONS
A full League One table is available here.
THE RECENT FORM
Last six competitive fixtures – most recent first
(90 minute scores)
Bees Player: Match Day Live will be on the air at 2pm.
More information is available here.
Ticket information is available here.
Place a bet on this match on the Brentford FC Sky Bet site here.