Boro line up yet another trip to Brentford’s Griffin Park on Tuesday 12th January – Kickoff 7:45pm. For this rare week-night game in London, MSS has everything you need to know for getting to the match.
Warning: Tickets for the match have now sold out, but keep an eye on the Middlesbrough Supporters South Facebook Group for any spares that may arise.
Brentford is located just 30 minute train journey from Waterloo, with trains running roughly every 15 minutes also passing through Vauxhall.
Alternatively, MSS can get to Griffin Park on the Piccadilly line by alighting at South Ealing (65), Northfields (E2) or Boston Manor (E8) and take the short bus ride specified in parenthesis.
The address for Griffin Park is: Braemar Rd, Brentford, Greater London TW8 0NT.
More information on directions have been kindly provided by Brentford FC here.
Where to meet
MSS Members are looking to meet in The Globe before the match more information here, before taking the short 10 minute walk to the ground.
After the match
MSS Members looking to celebrate/commiserate the result will be meeting after the game in The Lord Nelson – details here.
Middlesbrough played Brentford four times last season and won each game, racking up an aggregate score of 10-1. Aitor Karanka’s men have already played Brentford this season too, running out 3-1 victors at the Riverside.
Boro’s impressive march to the title continues after dispatching Derby 2-0 and extending the shut-out to approx. 726 minutes.
After Brentford’s own play-off heartache last season, they have started the 2015/16 season brightly, despite managerial changes and losing last season’s star man Andre Gray.
Brentford find themselves in 10th place with their last loss at home coming at the hands of Hull City on Tuesday 3rd November. Under new manager Dean Smith, Brentford continue to challenge for the play-offs and have won 3 of their last 5 home games. (D1 L1.)