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Everything you need to know: Brentford v Hammers

West Ham continue their preparation for the new season with an all-Premier League pre-season clash this weekend.

The Irons will take on newly-promoted Brentford on Saturday at 3pm.

Here’s everything you need to know about the game!


Brentford v West Ham – Pre-season friendly.


The game will take place at the Brentford Community Stadium.


The clash will kick off at 15:00 in the UK.


The game will air on BT Sport in this country.

Pre-season form

The Bees have gone unbeaten throughout their pre-season prep, beating AFC Wimbledon 1-0, Boreham Wood 2-0, and Watford 3-1.

On Wednesday, they drew 2-2 with Manchester United at Old Trafford.

The Irons are unbeaten too, having drawn 2-2 with Dundee United and 0-0 with Leyton Orient.

David Moyes’ side have beaten Northampton Town 2-1 and Reading 3-0, while they thumped Celtic 6-2 at the weekend.

Summer transfers

Brentford’s big summer signing has been Kristoffer Ajer, who came in from Celtic for just over £14m, while they have also signed Frank Onyeka from FC Midtjylland and youngster Myles Peart-Harris from Chelsea.

The Irons, by comparison, have signed Craig Dawson permanently and announced the loan signing of Alphonse Areola from PSG earlier this week.

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A journalist with 10 years' experience of working on National newspapers, now chief reporter covering the club that I've loved since I was a boy. Upton Park remains the greatest football stadium ever built.