Annual report shows loss: Brentford owner keeps club afloat with loans

2 April 2019

Matthew Benham
Photo: Getty Images Matthew Benham owner of Brentford continued his financial support to the Championship-club - here he is seen at St Mary's Stadium in 2015 before a Europa League Play Off Round 1st Leg match between Southampton and danish club FC Midtjylland who Benham also owns.

Matthew Benham, the Brentford owner, lent his club millions in 2017/18.

The club suffered a loss and needs financial support, but chairman Cliff Crown is happy with the league results.

Peter Høyer ph@offthepitch.com

Brentford FC's annual accounts with a loss. Player sales helped them to minimize the loss

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