Brentford and AFC Bournemouth will play on Saturday the 14th of January at 5:30 pm in the 20th week of the Premier League. The match will be played in London at the Brentford Community Stadium. The encounter will be officiated by Jarred Gillett.
Brentford occupies the 9th position in the standings with 26 points. It comes from a 3-1 win against Liverpool in its last match in the Premier League. So far, it has won 6 times, draw 8 times, and lost 4 times.
AFC Bournemouth sits in the 16th position in the table with 16 points. It comes from a 3-0 loss against Manchester United in its last match in the Premier League. Thus far, it has won 4 times, draw 4 times, and lost 10 times.
These are the projected line-ups according to our predictions.
Brentford has mostly adopted the 4-3-3 line-up most used during the season (9 times or 50.00%).
Overall, it adopted the following line-ups: 4-3-3 (9 times), 3-5-2 (8 times) and 5-3-2 (once).
Thomas Frank is expected to play against AFC Bournemouth with the following players: D. Raya Martin, E. Pinnock, M. Jattah-Njie Jørgensen, B. Mee, R. Henry, M. Roerslev Rasmussen, M. Jensen, C. Nørgaard, V. Janelt and B. Mbeumo.
Presuming that this will be the line-up, the projected average age of Brentford would be 28.00.
There are doubts about the presence of I. Toney.
Thomas Frank will probably not be able to employ S. Baptiste because of injury.
P. Jansson, A. Hickey, F. Onyeka and S. Ghoddos will definitely miss the match.
AFC Bournemouth has mostly adopted the 4-4-2 line-up most used during the season (6 times or 33.33%).
Overall, it adopted the following line-ups: 4-4-2 (6 times), 4-2-3-1 (5 times), 3-4-2-1 (3 times), 5-3-2 (2 times), 3-5-1-1 (once) and 3-1-4-2 (once).
Gary O\’Neil is expected to play against Brentford with the following players: M. Travers, J. Zemura, L. Kelly, M. Senesi, J. Stacey, P. Billing, J. Lerma Solís, L. Cook, J. Anthony, D. Solanke and K. Moore.
Presuming that the above line up is confirmed, the resulting average age of AFC Bournemouth would be 26.50.
N. Murara Neto, R. Fredericks, J. Stanislas and D. Brooks will definitely miss the match.
Gary O\’Neil will not be able to have the presence of A. Smith who is suspended.