Fulham are having a sensational first campaign back in the Premier League.
They sit 7th in the table and just two points behind 5th-place Newcastle. However, the Magpies, and several teams below Fulham, have games in hand on them, meaning they need to keep winning in order to stay in the European places.
Predicted Fulham line-up vs Brentford
Fulham team news vs Brentford
Joao Palhinha is suspended until March 18 after picking up 10 yellow cards.
Tom Cairney is out with an ankle issue but is expected back next weekend.
Neeskens Kebano and Layvin Kurzawa are long-term absentees and currently have no return date set.