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QPR forward Nasser El Khayati is very grateful for the help Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink has given him during his time in England to date

QPR forward Nasser El Khayati has admitted he never envisaged making the progress he has in such a short space of time – hailing Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink’s role in that.

Brent's Under-13s pictured celebrating with their parents after their title success at the weekend (Pic: Stephen Toddington)

Brent Under-13s avenged their defeat against Barnet Schools earlier in the season, thrashing them 6-0 to wrap up the league title.

Matt Ingram has impressed in his first two appearances for QPR

Matt Ingram has no qualms about playing second fiddle to Alex Smithies at QPR – insisting the competition is only making him a better goalkeeper.

Gary McCann praised his side's battling qualities and determination in the defeat to Bognor Regis on Saturday (Pic: Derek Beech)

Hendon manager Gary McCann praised his side’s battling qualities and resilience, despite seeing them fall to a 4-0 thumping at second-placed Bognor Regis Town on the final day of the league season.

Grant Hall (left), pictured putting in a challenge on Reading's Simon Cox in Saturday's 1-1 draw against the Royals, has been excellent for QPR this season

Grant Hall says he is now a far more confident player than he once was, hailing QPR’s impact in that transformation.

Brent Schools North League Cup winners St Robert Southwell

St Robert Southwell school won their first trophy in 12 years after an enthralling cup final against Wykeham Primary.

Queens Park Rangers' James Perch and Brentford's Sergi Canos (right)

James Perch admitted he was perplexed after QPR’s second-half breakdown at promotion-chasing Brighton on Tuesday night.

After a positive first-half showing by QPR, Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink's men were blown away by Brighton in the second half at the Amex

Brighton further underlined their promotion credentials as they secured a thumping victory against QPR on Tuesday evening at the Amex.

Queens Park Rangers manager Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink (Photo by Alex Morton/Getty Images)

QPR manager Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink wants to see more penetration for his side after they drew 0-0 with Cardiff.

Harrow Borough full-back James Dobson

Harrow Borough’s three-match winning run came to an abrupt end on Tuesday night as they were swept aside by Metropolitan Police at Earlsmead.

Karl Henry has hailed the team spirit at QPR this season

Karl Henry says the camaraderie within the current QPR squad is the best it has been during his time at the club.

Kelly Sotherton (second left) and Michail Antonio (middle) were among the high-profile guests at the foundation's Celebration dinner in Wembley

More than 270 people were in attendance at the Jason Roberts Foundation’s Celebration Dinner at the Hilton Hotel, Wembley, on Saturday night.

QPR CEO Lee Hoos wants to see the club follow the model he put in place at his former club Burnley

QPR chief executive Lee Hoos wants Rangers to follow in Burnley’s lead – admitting that players could use the club as a stepping stone in the future.

Brent Under-14s put in an impressive display as they beat Haringey 5-2 at the weekend

Brent Under-14s returned to winning ways as star striker Dominic D’Souza’s hat-trick inspired a 5-2 win at Haringey.

QPR midfielder Karl Henry (left) is unsure what the future holds for him beyond this summer

Karl Henry is unsure where his future lies next season – but he believes he can hold his head high if his time at Loftus Road is coming to an end.

Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink says his side will maintain the same level of committment in the final seven games of the season, despite their being nothing to play for

QPR boss Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink says his side will not go into cruise control as the season reaches a conclusion, insisting the club need to get a “winning mentality” back.

Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink is not concerned about the prospect of rebuilding his QPR squad this summer

QPR boss Jimmy Floyd-Hasselbaink picked up a point on his Elland Road return came after his side initially failed to get to grips with Leeds.

West Ham loanee Nathan Mavila acknowledges the Wealdstone faithful after Saturday's 3-2 victory over Havant & Waterlooville (Pic: Alan Palmer)

Wealdstone extended their unbeaten run to three games with a hard-earned point against play-off chasing Hemel Hempstead Town on Monday evening.

A prestigious group of former footballers, including Eric Abidal and Christian Karembeu, recently visited the Jason Roberts Foundation

A group of former World Cup and Champions League winners, including Eric Abidal and Christian Karembeu, visited the Jason Roberts Foundation’s base recently as education and sport met in Stonebridge.

QPR manager Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink (Paul Harding/PA Wire)

QPR manager Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink bemoaned his team’s woeful defending from set-pieces after they were beaten 3-2 by Middlesbrough.

Tjaronn Chery has in impressive form for QPR over the last few months

Tjaronn Chery has revealed he turned down the chance to leave QPR in the January transfer window – insisting his main priority is getting the club back into the Premier League.

Grant Hall (right), pictured battling for the ball with Birmingham City's Clayton Donaldson, has been QPR's stand-out performer this season

QPR’s veteran defender Clint Hill believes Grant Hall has what it takes to play at the highest level - and hopefully with the Rs.

Wealdstone goalkeeper Jonathan North made his first appearance of 2016 in Saturday's win over Margate (Pic: Alan Palmer)

Jonathan North believes that it will go down as a successful season for Wealdstone if they secure their National League South status for another year, but says they must push for greater success in their third campaign at this level next term.

QPR CEO Lee Hoos says the club must eventually move into a new stadium in west London

QPR chief executive Lee Hoos insists it is critical for the club’s long-term future that they eventually move into a new stadium, and he believes there is huge scope to attract more people to follow the Rs – having already seen positive signs this season.

QPR's veteran defender Clint Hill does not want to hang up his boots just yet

QPR’s veteran defender Clint Hill is hoping to extend his playing career by another year, insisting he is feeling as good as ever.

Harrow Borough striker Marc Charles-Smith (Pic: Bruce Viveash)

Harrow Borough slipped to their fourth successive league defeat on Tuesday night as opponents Bognor Regis Town boosted their play-off hopes in the process.

QPR manager Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink (Paul Harding/PA Wire)

Jimmy-Floyd Hasselbaink says QPR have to take their late set-back on the chin after they led for almost the entirity of their 1-1 draw with Preston.

Kevin Gallen is a club legend at QPR after great success as a player at Loftus Road

QPR legend Kevin Gallen discusses the club’s recent form, getting recruitment right this summer and the futures of certain out-of-contract players in his latest column for the Brent & Kilburn Times.

Brent Under-12s thrashed Barnet 5-1 to secure their first win of the season at the weekend

Brent Under-12s secured their first victory of the season with a superb display against Barnet at the weekend, running out eventual 5-1 winners.

Harrow St Mary's Under-16s celebrate winning the division three title

Harrow St Mary’s Under-16s secured the Division Three title in the Harrow Youth League in resounding fashion by thrashing their closest rivals Kodak 6-1.

James Perch has impressed in recent weeks playing as a left-back for QPR

QPR’s James Perch is enjoying his latest run in the side at left-back – and says he feels more comfortable in that position as opposed to right-back.

Harrow Borough striker Lewis Driver is open to extending his deal at Earlsmead when his contract runs out (Pic: Bruce Viveash)

Harrow Borough striker Lewis Driver says he is more than happy to remain at the club – as long as the current set-up stays the same for next season and beyond.

QPR's co-chairman Tony Fernandes is not giving up hope of the Championship side building a stadium on Old Oak Common

Cargiant’s managing director Tony Mendes has criticised QPR for misleading their fans with “inaccurate statements” about their hopes for a new stadium on Old Oak Common.

Swansea loanee James Demetriou made his debut for Wealdstone in Monday night's victory over local rivals Hayes & Yeading United (Pic: Alan Palmer)

Wealdstone won at home for the first time in four months on Monday night as they made light work of local rivals Hayes & Yeading United.

Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink is not concerned about the prospect of rebuilding his QPR squad this summer

QPR boss Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink is unconcerned over the prospect of rebuilding his squad this summer, with nine players out of contract at Loftus Road.

Queens Park Rangers' Junior Hoilett (right) and Derby County's Jamie Hanson (left) (Jonathan Brady/PA Wire)

QPR boss Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink said Junior Hoilett’s superb goal gave his team the perfect platform to beat Brentford in their 3-0 victory at Loftus Road.

Sebastian Polter (middle) celebrates after doubling QPR's lead against Brentford on Saturday at Loftus Road

QPR secured their first victory in a London derby at the 17th attempt as they coasted past near rivals Brentford on Saturday at Loftus Road.

Alex Smithies has been in fine form for QPR over the last few months, making the No 1 spot his own at Loftus Road

QPR goalkeeper Alex Smithies has the capability to play for England’s senior team in the future, according to the man credited with playing a major role in his development.

Rob Green of Queens Park Rangers. (Photo by Harry Trump/Getty Images)

Former England goalkeeper Rob Green has expressed his frustration at being frozen out by QPR.

Wealdstone boss Gordon Bartlett wants his side to better last season's 11th-placed finish in the National League South (Pic: Alan Palmer)

Wealdstone manager Gordon Bartlett says his main priority is securing his side’s National League South status for another season, but believes they still have a chance of finishing in the top 10.

Tjaronn Chery scored his seventh goal of the season for QPR as they eased past Derby on Tuesday night

QPR boss Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink heaped praise on Tjaronn Chery after another impressive display from the Dutchman as the Rs beat play-off chasing Derby County on Tuesday night - and insists there is a lot more to come from the 27-year-old.

The truimphant Brent Under-11 girls squad who beat South London 3-0 at the weekend

Brent under-11 girls maintained their 100 per cent record and secured a spot in the super-six group finals in the process, as they comfortably beat South London on Saturday.

Gary McCann was pleased to see his side pick up four points from their recent meetings with Lewes

Hendon manager Gary McCann was satisfied to see his side pick up a share of the spoils at Lewes, in a week which saw the Greens pick up four points against the Ryman League Premier basement side.

QPR manager Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink (Paul Harding/PA Wire)

Jimmy Floyd Hasselbaink has urged his QPR side to finish the season strongly after they were beaten 2-0 by MK Dons.

Harrow Borough striker Lewis Driver in action during last month's London Senior Cup tie against Beckenham at Earlsmead (Pic: Bruce Viveash)

Lewis Driver admits he is shocked at how Harrow Borough have fared this season – especially as the club initially targeted a play-off place back in August.

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