Category: West Brom

West Brom scout sent to watch Pulis’ old boys

West Brom ran the rule over several Tony Pulis old boys on Saturday when an Albion scout watched Stoke and Sunderland draw 1-1. The Baggies boss was responsible for signing five of the Stoke players on view, including 35-year-old striker Peter Crouch, who set up his side’s goal. Crouch is rumoured to be unsure of

Olsson targets strong finish

West Brom star Jonas Olsson insists his side are still trying to pick up points, despite having now secured Premier League survival. Albion have 41 points and, as such, have secured a place in the top flight next season. The Baggies slipped to a 3-0 defeat at home to West Ham last time out but

No Pulis problems for new Albion recruit

West Brom, Updated: May 03, 2016 11:37 AM[[views]] West Brom’s new technical director Nick Hammond doesn’t anticipate any problems working with head coach Tony Pulis. Hammond has departed Reading to link up with the Baggies and he expects to form a productive partnership with Pulis. He told the Birmingham Mail: “I’m absolutely delighted to be

Eagles to swoop for Baggies star

Crystal Palace have joined Stoke and Tottenham in the race to sign West Bromwich Albion striker Saido Berahino. The Baggies have fought hard to keep hold of the 22-year-old striker over the last two years and have knocked back several bids from rival Premier League clubs. However it seems as though they are now willing

Leko to stay on with Baggies

Jonathan Leko looks set for more game time with West Brom this season after he was withdrawn from England’s Under-17s Euros squad. The 17-year-old forward was thrust into the starting line-up for his full debut in Saturday’s 3-0 defeat against West Ham at the Hawthorns and, despite the result, he won some glowing praise from

West Bromwich Albion 0-3 West Ham United

Mark Noble scored twice as West Ham comfortably beat West Brom 3-0 at The Hawthorns. The home side started the brighter, with youngster Jonathan Leko, on his full debut, impressing as he set up a chance for Craig Gardner, who forced Adrian into a good save. Slaven Bilic’s side took the lead in the 34th