Date: 16th February 2015 at 10:47am
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This time last week every Bees fan was still celebrating the outstanding win away at Leeds. The atmosphere on the train back down was incredible and I could not wait until Tuesday’s game but maybe all this was too good to be true.

Tuesday morning was very different to Monday morning. I woke up to reports that our heroic manager Mark Warburton was to be sacked at the end of the season despite our impressive league position and tremendous season in the Championship.

I could not believe what I was reading. I just could not see how it could be true and dismissed it immediately. However as the day went on the story developed and it gradually appeared to be true. Certainly not the type of preparation we needed before our big match against Watford later on that day.

Tuesday’s game gave me a mixed feeling. Happiness at the reaction of the goal and support that was shown for Warbs but also disappointment at the result which could have easily been caused by the reports earlier that day.

The story went on for the rest of the week and I think most Bees fans began to concede that is was true. How could this be? Our fantastic manager was going to leave no matter what happened at the end of the season. What was going on…

We went into the Charlton game with high hopes of a dominant Brentford performance and all 3 points but that was not to be. The players looked weak and tired. We gave away possession very easily and looked very shaky at the back. I felt the players were not themselves and it was not the type of Brentford performance that we have come to expect.

The dreadful result rounded off an even worse week for Brentford and some clarity of what is going on is definitely needed. For me what has happened affected the players and their performances. That Charlton game was the worst I have seen since the Yeovil game in the play off final.

A few weeks ago Ian Holloway said ‘The only thing that can stop Brentford are Brentford themselves.’

We are doing a good job of it! A lot of people sometimes laugh at what he says but he is a very wise man and was certainly right about us.

After speaking to a lot of Bees fans there is certainly a mixed opinion on the manager and the owner but to be honest without both Warbs and Benham we would not be where we are now.

We need Warburton and Benham to come out and tell us what is going on. At the moment no one knows what is happening and for the club to move forward together again this has to be sorted.

Anyway I hope that Brentford can get over this week as it is now hindering our fantastic season.