Brentford supervisor Thomas Frank “understood” his side would have the ability to make use of a familiar Toolbox weak point, and hailed his strike duo after their impressive Premier League debuts.
Brentford have actually been commonly tipped to carry out the very best of the 3 newly-promoted sides this season. On tonight’s proof they will have little problem accomplishing that accomplishment.
Roared on by the house crowd, the Bees out-thought and out-fought the Gunners throughout the contest. Sergi Canos notched the video game’s opener when cutting inside Calum Chambers prior to gunning a terrifying drive inside Bernd Leno’s near-post.
Toolbox emerged with restored vigour after the break, however Brentford persevered and bagged a 2nd from a hallmark long throw-in.
A cluster of Toolbox protectors in addition to Leno stopped working to clear the ball, enabling Christian Norgaard the easy job of heading house from 3 lawns out.
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Talking To Sky Sports after the match, Frank stated: “The fans were incredible, what an environment. I’m a bit speechless. Very first time in the top-flight, we’re opening the Premier League season, fans can dream we’re primary in the Premier League. It’s a wonderful story.
“We’re simply a bus drop in Hounslow, we’re not expected to be here. We will commemorate every win, however we desire more.
“I believe the gamers today were incredible, they ran themselves to the ground, had fun with strength, they were brave and pushed high continuously.”
Laying out one location of the contest in which he “understood” his side would hold the benefit, Frank turned the spotlight on Toolbox’s frailties at set pieces and under the high ball.
“On set-pieces I believed we were much better, that’s why we did long tosses and sometimes we might go high and understood that we might win the ball and produce opportunities,” stated Frank.
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Ivan Toney wins the flick ahead of Ben White and Christian Norgaard heads house for Brentford to double the lead! 😮
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“Ivan [Toney] has an amazing character and mindset and he has such an existence on the pitch. The number of battles he wins… he can link-up and push for the group. He is really crucial to us.
“Bryan [Mbuemo] did an excellent task of extending them, of going one-v-one and with his rate he is a huge danger.
“Today the gamers should have the appreciation and events, it’s been a tough pre-season. You can see they’re healthy, they can run, so this has actually been prepared. They should have some rest however Monday we eagerly anticipate Crystal Palace.”
Relating to the value of the fans who remained in complete voice for the majority of the night, the Dane included: “Sheffield United discussed their very first season in the Premier League where their fans assisted the group and no doubt these men were incredible tonight and we will require their aid this season – they keep the gamers choosing 90 minutes.”
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Substantial advance for Brentford – Canos
Canos likewise spoke with journalism, informing Sky Sports: “This is incredible, I’ve been dreaming about scoring the very first objective in the arena and these individuals deserve it, we deserve it.
“Great 3 points, we require a little calm and after that we go once again next week.
“It is such an extraordinary minute – great for me and my household who’ve come all the method from Spain and all my other household in Spain are seeing the video game. For the club, it’s an advance.
“We’ve been dealing with set-pieces so we’ll constantly have something prepared so we’re happy it came through.
“We took the video game to our side, we pushed high, we were brave and we should have the 3 points.”