Shootout agony for brave Baggies

West Brom 1 Aston Villa 0 (agg 2-2; pens 3-4) It was a night of mixed emotions at the Hawthorns.  Ultimately, there was a feeling disappointment but there was also a strong sense of pride, both in the players that battled valiantly to the end, and in the fans who created an incredible atmosphere that was almost enough to drag…

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Baggies beaten as Rams secure play-off spot

Derby County 3 West Brom 1 Albion put in a reasonable performance at Pride Park but ended up without any reward thanks to a combination of poor refereeing, poor finishing and a couple of defensive lapses.  While the Baggies cannot do anything about the standard of decision making by the man in the middle, they will need to improve in…

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Baggies come from behind to send Millers down

West Brom 2 Rotherham United 1 Albion finally recorded their first home league victory over Rotherham United at the fourth time of asking, but it took two goals in three minutes late in the game to secure the three points.  The winner was Rekeem Harper’s first senior goal for the club and capped off what was a man-of-the-match performance from…

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Baggies draw a blank at Reading

Reading 0 West Brom 0 Despite a much improved second half performance, Albion had to settle for a point at Reading, a result that was celebrated wildly by the home fans as it secured their Championship status for another season. For those in the away end, there were no such celebrations as that result coupled with the Blades’ win at…

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Tigers blown away by Gayle

West Brom 3 Hull City 2 A double from Dwight Gayle proved to be the difference at the Hawthorns on Good Friday as the Baggies made hard work of earning all three points against Hull City. As the two sides ahead of Albion swapped places once again with Leeds taking their turn to drop points, faint hopes of an automatic…

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