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    Streetboy replied to the thread Ex Bees in the Premier League.
    Yes, definitely, pre-season 2008
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    Okay, your thread your rules, and I see from your initial post you're talking in purely financial terms. But to label a signing successful or unsuccessful, I think you need to look at the whole picture. Grigg is definitely an interesting case...
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    Streetboy replied to the thread One-game Brentford managers.
    Fitzgerald was sacked when we were relegated at Easter, so Quin must've had at least three or four games. For the final one, Tranmere away, he had Butcher alongside him on the bench.
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    Streetboy replied to the thread One-game Brentford managers.
    Actually, I think they'd be interesting to include, although it would widen the field a bit. That's probably where I recall Whitbread, and possibly Mortimer, taking charge from. Maybe even Farrell too, or am I starting to imagine things...
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    Streetboy replied to the thread One-game Brentford managers.
    Ah, interesting one this. That game was at the end of the 2000-01 season, when Lewington was fully in charge. But amidst an approach from Watford and a fall out with Noades, he wasn't at the game and quit soon after. Who took charge that night...
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    Streetboy replied to the thread One-game Brentford managers.
    Although I started out thinking generally about one-game managers, as Wanderer points out, that particular list is easy enough to find. What I should have asked, and will ask now as a supplementary question, is if anyone remembers anyone taking...
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    Streetboy replied to the thread One-game Brentford managers.
    Was he filling in between managers, or filling in for an incumbent manager like McFarlane today, out of interest?
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    Streetboy replied to the thread One-game Brentford managers.
    Seems there have been quite a few. Perhaps a better question would have been have any others taken charge of a first team game when not officially 'manager' or 'caretaker manager'. Illness, like in today's instance, is the obvious one, but...
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    Streetboy replied to the thread One-game Brentford managers.
    Ah yes
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    Looks like Neil McFarlane will be in charge for perhaps a couple more games, so won't join this exclusive club, but how many one-game Bees managers have there been? I can only remember Garry Thompson. Think Barry Quin had three or four games. Of...
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