West Bromwich Albion Vs Liverpool Preview | Stats, Key Men & Team News

West Bromwich Albion Vs Liverpool Preview | Stats, Key Men & Team News

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has set his team a target of getting wins in their remaining six fixtures in the Premier League. The German knows that if his team wins all six matches they will definitely preserve their top-four status, and perhaps challenge Manchester City for third spot. The Reds travel to The Hawthorns on Sunday to take on Tony Pulis’ West Bromwich Albion. Unlike their guests, West Brom do not have very lofty targets. They have secured their Premier …
Decline at West Brom? | Clarke lacks options

Decline at West Brom? | Clarke lacks options

An eighth place finish last season- Albion's third since promotion from the Championship in 2009/10- can justifiably be considered a triumph for the West Midlands side. However, failing to consolidate one's position in the transfer market at this level can be extremely perilous- as Newcastle found out last summer. Have West Brom made sufficient provision to guard against a similar decline and do they possess the squad depth to launch another assault on the top half? Investment Inconsistency Clarke asserted …
Diego Lugano | What are West Brom getting? | Stats

Diego Lugano | What are West Brom getting? | Stats

Last week, West Brom completed the signing of Uruguay captain Diego Lugano on a free transfer from French champions Paris St. Germain. In terms of purely name value, this is a big signing for Albion. Lugano comes with a fantastic pedigree and a very decent reputation. However, the signing of the centre back has been questioned in some quarters, with suggestions that the Uruguayan is “past it” and is a poor signing, especially as he will be on decent money. …
Gareth McAuley | West Brom's new Number 1 defender

Gareth McAuley | West Brom's new Number 1 defender

How has Gareth McAuley managed to take over Jonas Olsson as West Bromwich Albion’s outstanding defender? Olsson is in his fifth year at The Baggies and in his first four seasons at the club he  has been West Brom’s rock, he has been the one player that they could not afford to lose. However this season has seen a change in the defensive dynamic, Northern Ireland international McAuley has become the key man as demonstrated by his winning of Fans …