Albion look for another win in Wales

Valérien Ismaël and his team return to south Wales for the second time in just over three weeks on Wednesday evening hoping for a similar result and performance to their last visit. The 4-0 demolition of Cardiff City at the end of last month was arguably the Baggies’ best performance of the season, and a repeat a few miles down…

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League leaders face stern test at Stoke

After a comfortable victory in south Wales, Albion are away from home once again for their next fixture, at one-time bogie side, Stoke City. The times when all Baggies would fear a meeting with the Potters as a matter of course are behind us, but having struggled for a few seasons after they were relegated along with Albion in 2018,…

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Baggies on a mission to end a 47 year wait

Albion travel to south Wales on Tuesday evening looking for their first win in Cardiff for almost 47 years. Having got back to winning ways against QPR on Friday evening, victory at the City of Cardiff Stadium would put the Baggies back on top of the table, at least until Bournemouth play at Peterborough United on Wednesday. Furthermore, should Ismaël’s…

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Ismaël needs a win as QPR visit the Hawthorns

After another draw, this time away to Preston North End, the pressure is mounting on Valérien Ismaël to get Albion to return to winning ways, although I suspect that pressure is only coming from a section of supporters rather than from the club hierarchy. There is dissatisfaction with the style of play from some quarters, and I agree that it…

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