Brentford midfielder Sam Saunders signs one-year deal

Brentford midfielder Sam Saunders has signed a new one-year deal to keep him at Griffin Park until June 2013.

The 28-year-old joined the Bees in 2009 from Dagenham & Redbridge, where he made 113 league starts.

The former Charlton Athletic youngster has gone on to make 86 appearances for the Bees, scoring 12 goals.

Saunders's deal has an additional clause to extend the contract until June 2014 should the midfielder notch up a certain number of appearances.