WEST BROM

  • Chelsea beat West Brom 2-0 to strengthen their top position November 22, 2014

    London: Chelsea kept up their title charge in the Premier League by easily beating 10-man West Bromwich Albion 2-0 on Saturday, with Diego Costa scoring his league-leading 11th goal of the season. Costa downed a cross from Oscar to volley in the opening goal in the 11th minute at Stamford Bridge...
  • West Brom, Sunderland open EPL season with 22 draw August 16, 2014

    England: Sebastian Larsson scored a late equaliser as Sunderland snatched a 22 draw at West Bromwich Albion in their Premier League opener on Saturday. Jordi Gomez found Patrick van Aanholt down the left and his cutback was deftly diverted past goalkeeper Ben Foster by Larsson from close range in the 85th...
  • West Brom Albion sign Brown Ideye for clubrecord fee July 19, 2014

    West Bromwich Albion have signed Nigeria forward Brown Ideye from Ukrainian side Dynamo Kiev for a clubrecord transfer fee on a threeyear deal, the Premier League team said on Friday. The fee was undisclosed but the club said on their website (www.wba.co.uk) that they exceeds the amount they paid Sunderland for...
  • Manchester City beat West Brom 3-1 to boost title hopes April 22, 2014

    Manchester: Manchester City kept alive their title hopes in the English Premier League by beating West Bromwich Albion 3-1 on Monday night. Goals by Pablo Zabaleta in the third minute and Sergio Aguero in the 10th built a 2-0 lead. Graham Dorrans cut the margin in half in the 16th, and...
  • EPL: Everton beat Cardiff 2-1; Fulham defeat Newcastle 1-0 March 15, 2014

    Liverpool: Seamus Coleman scored an injury-time winner for Everton as they beat Cardiff 2-1 in the English Premier League on Saturday. Cardiff looked set to secure a valuable point as they look to avoid relegation, until the defender struck for the home side. Everton goalkeeper Tim Howard denied Fraizer Campbell the...
  • Wayne Rooney scores as Manchester United beat West Brom 3-0 March 8, 2014

    England: Manchester United eased the pressure on manager David Moyes following a comfortable 3-0 win over relegation-threatened West Brom on Saturday in the English Premier League. After a week that saw Moyes write to fans - addressing the 'difficult season' that has seen the club exit both domestic cup competitions and...
  • Mourinho rues Chelsea's lack of killer instinct February 12, 2014

    Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho lamented his side's failure to kill the game off as they were held to a 11 draw at West Bromwich Albion on Tuesday and missed the chance to go four points clear at the top of the Premier League. Chelsea, who had won nine of their last...
  • League leaders Chelsea held 11 by struggling West Brom February 12, 2014

    West Bromwich: Victor Anichebe grabbed a late equaliser for relegationthreatened West Bromwich Albion to stun Chelsea on Tuesday, with the Premier League leaders barely looking like potential champions in a 11 draw. Chelsea were poised to move four points clear at the top of the standings after defender Branislav Ivanovic's stoppagetime...
  • Chelsea cruise to 30 win at Southampton; West Brom beat Newcastle 10 January 1, 2014

    Southampton: Fernando Torres helped Chelsea to a 30 victory over Southampton on Wednesday as the Blues kept pace with their title rivals in the Premier League. The Spain striker broke the deadlock on the hour mark, heading home a deflected cross from close range. Chelsea's substitutes then combined to deliver the...
  • Eden Hazard salvages Chelsea draw against West Brom November 9, 2013

    London: Eden Hazard equalised for Chelsea with a penalty in the sixth minute of stoppage time against West Bromwich Albion to salvage a 22 draw on Saturday and preserve Jose Mourinho's unbeaten Premier League home record as manager. The soft spot kick was awarded after Ramires collided with Steven Reid, and...
  • West Brom hold Arsenal to 11 draw in EPL October 6, 2013

    Birmingham: West Bromwich Albion ended Arsenal's streak of eight straight away wins in the Premier League by holding the leaders to a 11 draw at home Sunday. Arsenal couldn't match the fluidity it displayed in their 20 dismantling of Napoli in the Champions League midweek, and West Brom took a 10...
  • England goalkeeper Ben Foster suffers 'serious' foot injury August 25, 2013

    West Brom manager Steve Clarke said England goalkeeper Ben Foster suffered a serious foot injury in their 0-0 draw with Everton in the Premier League on Saturday. Foster limped off on 78 minutes and had to be replaced by Luke Daniels. Foster, who had recently come out of international retirement and...
  • Anelka considering retirement following death of agent August 23, 2013

    London: West Bromwich Albion manager Steve Clarke has said striker Nicolas Anelka has told him that he is considering retiring following the death of his agent. The Frenchman had already been excused from his team's Premier League game against Everton on Saturday on compassionate grounds after learning that Eric Manasse had...
  • Diego Lugano signs for West Brom from PSG August 3, 2013

    West Bromwich: Uruguay defender Diego Lugano has joined West Bromwich Albion on a twoyear deal from Paris StGermain, reports bbc.co.uk. The 32yearold, who spent part of last season on loan at Malaga, moves to the Baggies on a free transfer. "I am very pleased to join West Bromwich Albion for the next...
  • Mulumbo extends contract with West Brom July 17, 2013

    West Bromwich Albiom midfielder Youssouf Mulumbu has extended his stay with the Baggies after signing a new threeyear contract. The Congolese footballer had a year left on his contract but had made up his mind regarding his stay at the Hawthorns, reports SportingLife. Coach Steve Clarke welcomed the 26yearold's decision. "This...
  • Jose Mourinho asks Romelu Lukaku to stay with Chelsea July 1, 2013

    London: Many Premier League clubs have shown interest in Chelsea striker Romelu Lukaku, but according to Goal.com, new Blues' boss Jose Mourinho has asked the Belgian to stay on. Despite looking for a star striker in the transfer market, Mourinho, a source told Goal.com is in no mood to let go...
  • Arsenal to take on West Bromwich as Stoke host Aston Villa April 5, 2013

    Manchester: Arsenal will look to displace Chelsea from fourth spot when they take on West Bromwich Albion in an away game on Saturday. The Gunners have 53 points, just two short of Blues' 55. In other matches, Reading will take on Southampton and Stoke City will host Aston Villa. On Monday,...
  • EPL: Watch all the goals, saves and misses of Matchweek 31 April 2, 2013

    In this week's video roundup of the 31st week of football action that was in the English Premier League (EPL), a look at the most striking goals, saves, players, teams and more. Highlights include the thrilling derby between Fulham and Queens Park Rangers, in which a Dimitar Berbatovinspired Fulham won...
  • Stoke held to a goalless draw at home by West Brom March 16, 2013

    Stoke: Stoke ended a run of three straight Premier League losses by drawing 0-0 with West Bromwich Albion on Saturday. Stoke had only one win in 13 matches in all competitions before the draw at Brittania Stadium took it up one spot to 10th in the standings, 10 points behind eighth-place...
  • West Brom defender Popov sorry for spitting incident February 6, 2013

    West Bromwich: West Bromwich Albion defender Goran Popov has apologized after he was sent off for spitting toward an opponent during a Premier League match against Tottenham. The Macedonia left back was heavily criticized by his manager and his teammates after being shown a straight red card three minutes into...
  • Gareth Bale grabs winner for Tottenham at West Brom February 3, 2013

    West Bromwich: Gareth Bale added another special goal to his collection by smashing home a secondhalf winner in Tottenham's 10 victory over 10man West Bromwich Albion in the Premier League on Sunday. Goran Popov's 48thminute sendingoff for apparent spitting in the direction of Spurs defender Kyle Walker left West Brom a...
  • West Brom reject QPR bid for defender Jonas Olsson January 10, 2013

    London: West Bromwich Albion have turned down a bid for Sweden defender Jonas Olsson from the Premier League's basement side Queens Park Rangers, manager Steve Clarke said on Thursday. Olsson, who joined West Brom in 2008, signed a fouryear contract with the club in October, but British media reports say he...
  • Leaders United put two past West Brom; City edge Norwich 43 December 29, 2012

    Old Trafford: Manchester United will head into 2013 with a sevenpoint cushion atop the Premier League after beating West Bromwich Albion 20 on Saturday, although Manchester City kept in touch on Saturday with a gutsy 43 win at Norwich. Gareth McAuley's own goal and a leaguehigh 14th strike of the campaign...
  • Manchester United vs West Brom: as it happened December 29, 2012

    Text of commentary for the EPL match between Manchester United and West Bromwich Albion. United won 20....
  • West Brom defeat QPR 21 in Premier League December 26, 2012

    London: West Brom won a Premier League game in London for the first time in 12 visits on Wednesday as the Baggies beat Queens Park Rangers 21 at Loftus Road. West Brom opened the scoring in the first half though Chris Brunt, who struck from outside the area in the 29th...
  • Everton beat 10man West Ham 21 in EPL clash December 22, 2012

    London: A fortuitous Steven Pienaar goal gave Everton a hardfought 21 victory over West Ham at Upton Park in the Premier League on Saturday. A clearance in the sixyard box rebounded off Pienaar and into the goal in the 73rd minute, shortly after West Ham's Carlton Cole was sent off...
  • West Brom held by West Ham in EPL stalemate December 16, 2012

    West Bromwich: James Morrison was twice denied by the crossbar as West Bromwich Albion were forced to settle for a 00 draw against West Ham in the Premier League on Sunday, dashing their hopes of jumping into the Champions League positions. The hosts at least ended a run of three straight...
  • Arsenal midfielder Cazorla's tumble sparks diving debate December 9, 2012

    London: Santi Cazorla became the latest player embroiled in a diving row when the Spaniard's tumble earned Arsenal the first of their two penalties in a 20 Premier League win home over West Bromwich Albion on Saturday. There seemed to be no contact when Steven Reid attempted to stop Cazorla...
  • Arteta double gives Arsenal 20 win over West Brom December 8, 2012

    London:Mikel Arteta halted Arsenal's threegame winless run in the Premier League on Saturday by scoring two penalties in a 20 victory over West Bromwich. Arteta's first goal in the 26th minute came after Santi Cazorla went down lightly under Steven Reid's challenge. But there was no disputing Arsenal's second penalty...
  • EPL: Newcastle beat West Brom 21 with late winner October 29, 2012

    Newcastle: Papiss Cisse scored in stoppage time at St. James' Park as Newcastle beat West Bromwich Albion 21 in the Premier League on Sunday. Newcastle substitute Sammy Ameobi struck a leftfoot shot from the edge of the area that took a heavy deflection off the back of Cisse in the third...