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Robson-Kanu comes on, scores, sent-off as Baggies down Burnley

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Burnley (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Welsh international forward Hal Robson-Kanu scored and was then sent-off in a dramatic 20-minute cameo as West Bromwich Albion defeated Burnley 1-0 at Turf Moor on Saturday.

It was a second successive win of the new season for West Brom who had beaten Bournemouth 1-0 last weekend.

Robson-Kanu comes on, scores, sent-off as Baggies down Burnley

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Burnley (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Welsh international forward Hal Robson-Kanu scored and was then sent-off in a dramatic 20-minute cameo as West Bromwich Albion defeated Burnley 1-0 at Turf Moor on Saturday.

It was a second successive win of the new season for West Brom who had beaten Bournemouth 1-0 last weekend.

Evans pursuit not make-or-break for football coach Guardiola

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Manchester (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Pep Guardiola believes his Manchester City squad can challenge for honours even if he is unable to make any more signings before the transfer window closes.

The City manager is eager to strengthen his defence and is expected to pursue a deal for West Bromwich Albion centre-back Jonny Evans.

Evans pursuit not make-or-break for football coach Guardiola

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Manchester (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Pep Guardiola believes his Manchester City squad can challenge for honours even if he is unable to make any more signings before the transfer window closes.

The City manager is eager to strengthen his defence and is expected to pursue a deal for West Bromwich Albion centre-back Jonny Evans.

Bellerin backs Arsenal to make final push

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London (AFP) – Hector Bellerin has backed Arsenal to mount a final push to qualify for the Champions League as his side face a make or break clash with Sunderland on Sunday.

Arsene Wenger’s team are three points behind fourth placed Manchester City and four adrift of third placed Liverpool, who have played a game more than their top four rivals.

Swansea sink Sunderland to boost survival bid

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Sunderland (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Swansea struck a crucial blow in the fight for Premier League survival as goals from Fernando Llorente and Kyle Naughton clinched a 2-0 win at Sunderland on Saturday.

Spanish striker Llorente put Swansea ahead early on before Kyle Naughton blasted his first goal for six years on the stroke of half-time.

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West Brom: Tony Pulis Confirms Man City Will Have To Make ‘A Very, Very Good Offer’ If They Want To Sign Jonny Evans

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Tony Pulis has confirmed that West Brom have knocked back an opening offer from Man City as the latter continue to canvass Jonny Evans.

It's being reported that City began the bidding at £18million, only to be unceremoniously rebuffed by the Baggies, who have no intention of selling their man.

Official: West Brom Appoint Old Boy Gary Megson As Assistant To Tony Pulis

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Great news for fans who despise passing and prefer all goals to be scored from corner kicks, West Brom have appointed Gary Megson as assistant manager to Tony Pulis.

Megson was first appointed as manager of the Baggies 17 years ago, first skirting clear of a relegation to Division Two and subsequently leading them to their first ever promotion up to the Premier League in 2001/02.

Friendly: Jay Rodriguez Opens West Brom Account By Locating Top Corner From 20 Yards Against Leicester (Video)

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As you're no doubt aware, the prestigious Premier League Asia Trophy got underway in Hong Kong this morning, with West Brom taking on Leicester City.

The opening goal of the tournament was scored after just 10 minutes, when West Brom new boy Jay Rodriguez cracked a sweet shot into the top corner from 20-yards out.

Four goals; 1.6 tackles: West Brom close to agreeing deal with £25k-per-week star

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West Bromwich Albion are close to agreeing a new deal with Craig Dawson. The Baggies are also preparing a mega contract offer for in-demand defender Jonny Evans.

The 27-year-old defender has been a key figure for the club, having only missed one Premier League game in the last two campaigns.

Man City: Pablo Zabaleta Says Adios As Citizens Stroll To Victory Over West Brom At The Etihad (Video)

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Manchester City enjoyed a comfortable 3-1 home win against West Brom on Tuesday night, a result which sees them need just a point from their final day clash with Watford to book a place in next season's Champions League.

On a night which saw Pablo Zabaleta bid farewell to the Etihad faithful, the hosts were much the better side, with the in-form Gabriel Jesus opening the scoring on 27 minutes.

Virtuoso: West Brom’s Jonny Evans Bamboozles Cesc Fabregas With Exquisite Piece Of Ball Control (Video)

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Chelsea cinched up thePremier League title with the very narrowest of victories over West Brom at the Hawthorns on Friday evening.

An 82nd-minute goal from Michy Batshuayi proved the difference, though all thegenuine flair and invention emanated from the Baggies' midfield.

Indeed, this was largely due to the presence of Jonny Evans, who at point made Cesc Fabregas look like a leaden-footed dumplingwith a flashof gossamer-light ball control.

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West Brom close in on deal for Tottenham defender

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West Bromwich Albion are hoping to secure a £15 million move for Tottenham Hotspur defender Kevin Wimmer.

The 24-year-old has found his opportunities limited at Spurs and according to the Telegraph he is in talks about a possible transfer to the Hawthorns.

Baggies boss Tony Pulis had been chasing Middlesbrough’s Ben Gibson, but he has now turned his attentions to the Austrian international.

£20m PL ace would be a smart signing for West Brom

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West Bromwich Albion manager, Tony Pulis, is reportedly keen to sign a first centre-back this summer to partner with Jonny Evans.

With Gareth McAuley currently out injured and Pulis preferring Craig Dawson at right-back, the Baggies are looking to bolster the centre-back area.

The Baggies have been heavily linked with a move for Middlesbrough’s Ben Gibson, but Boro have rejected two bids from them already.

Pat Nevin says Jonny Evans would be a good signing for Manchester City

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Former Everton winger Pat Nevin believes Jonny Evans would be a good addition to Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City squad.

City have had an £18 million bid for the centre-half rejected by Premier League rivals West Brom, with the Baggies insisting the Northern Ireland international is not for sale.

Albion sign Everton midfielder Barry

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London (AFP) – West Bromwich Albion signed former England midfielder Gareth Barry from Everton for an undisclosed fee on Tuesday.

Barry has agreed a one-year contract with the Baggies after being told he could leave Goodison Park following Everton’s summer spending spree.

The 36-year-old missed Everton’s opening Premier League match against Stoke on Saturday because of an ankle problem, but he hopes to be back in action with his new club soon.

Nemanja Matic, Wayne Rooney, Sam Vokes… Names of the Premier League, week 1

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Official(ish): West Brom Have The Best Pies In The Premier League!

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They may be rather tedious in almost every other regard, but West Brom can rejoice in the fact that they (sort of) officially boast the Premier League's finest matchday pie experience a subject we take rather seriously round these parts.

The study was conducted by Coral, whoenlisted the help of 'Life of Pies' author Martin Tarbuck and the Pierate pie review system to ascertain which club served the finest pie in the top flight last season.

Official: West Brom Sign Jay Rodriguez From Southampton For £12m

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Jay Rodriguez has joined West Brom from Southamptonfor an undisclosed fee thought to be around £12million.

The 27-year-old striker was touted as a future England regular a few years back, only to have his time at Southampton consistently hampered by injury.

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Overall, Rodriguez made 126 appearances for Saints, netting 32 goals in that time.

West Bromwich Albion 2017/18 adidas Away Kit

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English Premier League top ten finishers last season,West Bromwich Albion Football Club will don a mainly white and red away kit for their 2017/18 season. The new Baggies alternate jersey uses adidas' Tiro 17 template with a white based. Its sleeves and shoulder areas area in a dark shade of red that matches the accompanying [.

West Brom looking to sign Southampton striker Jay Rodriguez

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West Bromwich Albion have made the first move to sign striker Jay Rodriguez from Southampton, according to Sky Sports. The Baggies troubles in front of goal last season have seen them enter the market for a front man, and the Saints’ hot shot is high on Tony Pulis’ list.

Last season, not a single West Brom reached double figures for goals scored.

West Bromwich Albion 2017/18 adidas Home Kit

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West Bromwich ALbion Football Club have launched their home kit for their 2017/18 Braclays Premier League, League Cup and FA Cup seasons. The new Baggies primary shirt features their familiar dark blue and white stripes on its front. For the first time in several seasons the back of the jersey is all dark blue.

Where to find Manchester City vs. West Brom on US TV and streaming

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If you’re trying to find out how you can watch Manchester City vs. West Brom, you’ve come to the right place.

The race for the top four in England is coming to a close, and Manchester City is the pole position to guarantee qualification for the UEFA Champions League if they can win their final two games since they have a much better goal difference than Arsenal.

Where to find Manchester City vs. West Brom on US TV and streaming

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If you’re trying to find out how you can watch Manchester City vs. West Brom, you’ve come to the right place.

The race for the top four in England is coming to a close, and Manchester City is the pole position to guarantee qualification for the UEFA Champions League if they can win their final two games since they have a much better goal difference than Arsenal.

Chelsea’s Luiz makes no secret of Double dream

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London (AFP) – Chelsea defender David Luiz accepted he would be a “liar” to say he was ignoring the prospect of winning a Premier League and FA Cup ‘Double’ with the Blues.

The Blues are already halfway to that achievement after wrapping up the Premier League title ahead of their FA Cup final against London rivals Arsenal on May 27.

Chelsea’s Luiz makes no secret of Double dream

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London (AFP) – Chelsea defender David Luiz accepted he would be a “liar” to say he was ignoring the prospect of winning a Premier League and FA Cup ‘Double’ with the Blues.

The Blues are already halfway to that achievement after wrapping up the Premier League title ahead of their FA Cup final against London rivals Arsenal on May 27.

Manchester City eye top four boost to mark Zabaleta farewell

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Manchester (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Pablo Zabaleta’s farewell is likely to garner much of the attention as Manchester City host West Bromwich Albion on Tuesday, but Pep Guardiola’s side still have work to do to secure a Champions League place.

It was confirmed on Saturday that full-back Zabaleta will leave City at the end of this season after nine years at the club, with West Ham his likely destination.

Spurs await ‘special’ White Hart Lane farewell against United

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London (AFP) – Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino expects a “special” day on Sunday when his side play Manchester United in the last game at White Hart Lane.

With Chelsea having wrapped up the Premier League title by winning at West Bromwich Albion on Friday, Spurs’ farewell to their home of 118 years will now be the central focus of Sunday’s game.

Spurs await ‘special’ White Hart Lane farewell against United

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London (AFP) – Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino expects a “special” day on Sunday when his side play Manchester United in the last game at White Hart Lane.

With Chelsea having wrapped up the Premier League title by winning at West Bromwich Albion on Friday, Spurs’ farewell to their home of 118 years will now be the central focus of Sunday’s game.

Chelsea’s Premier League title-winner Batshuayi eyes Watford reward

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London (AFP) – Scorer of the goal that won Chelsea the title, Michy Batshuayi will hope to make his first Premier League start for the club in Monday’s home game with Watford.

The Belgium striker came off the bench to score the decisive goal in Friday’s 1-0 win at West Bromwich Albion, which confirmed Chelsea as champions.

Mahrez slip spares Manchester City, Swansea close on safety

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London (AFP) – Manchester City benefited from two strokes of fortune as they beat Leicester City 2-1 in the Premier League on Saturday to close in on a Champions League qualifying berth.

David Silva’s opener was awarded despite an apparent offside against Raheem Sterling, while Riyad Mahrez had an equalising penalty disallowed after he slipped and struck the ball twice.

Mahrez slip spares Manchester City, Swansea close on safety

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London (AFP) – Manchester City benefited from two strokes of fortune as they beat Leicester City 2-1 in the Premier League on Saturday to close in on a Champions League qualifying berth.

David Silva’s opener was awarded despite an apparent offside against Raheem Sterling, while Riyad Mahrez had an equalising penalty disallowed after he slipped and struck the ball twice.

After Premier League title, Chelsea’s Conte sets sights on FA Cup

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West Bromwich (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Even as he nursed a thick lip and lamented his sodden suit amid the mayhem of Chelsea’s Premier League title celebrations, Antonio Conte was already targeting his next trophy bid.

The Chelsea manager said his players should enjoy the success they clinched with a 1-0 win at West Bromwich Albion on Friday to give him glory in his first season in charge.

After title, Conte sets sights on FA Cup

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West Bromwich (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Even as he nursed a thick lip and lamented his sodden suit amid the mayhem of Chelsea’s Premier League title celebrations, Antonio Conte was already targeting his next trophy bid.

The Chelsea manager said his players should enjoy the success they clinched with a 1-0 win at West Bromwich Albion on Friday to give him glory in his first season in charge.

After title, Conte sets sights on FA Cup

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West Bromwich (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Even as he nursed a thick lip and lamented his sodden suit amid the mayhem of Chelsea’s Premier League title celebrations, Antonio Conte was already targeting his next trophy bid.

The Chelsea manager said his players should enjoy the success they clinched with a 1-0 win at West Bromwich Albion on Friday to give him glory in his first season in charge.

Spurs await ‘special’ White Hart Lane farewell

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London (AFP) – Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino expects a “special” day on Sunday when his side play Manchester United in the last game at White Hart Lane.

With Chelsea having wrapped up the Premier League title by winning at West Bromwich Albion on Friday, Spurs’ farewell to their home of 118 years will now be the central focus of Sunday’s game.

EPL commentator assignments on NBC Sports, Gameweek 37

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With just 11 days remaining until Championship Sunday, league-leaders Chelsea can clinch the Premier League title with a win over West Bromwich Albion this Friday, May 12, at 3 p.m. ET on NBCSN and Universo. If the Blues drop points on Friday, they are still guaranteed the title unless second-place Tottenham, facing Manchester United on Sunday, better their result.

EPL commentator assignments on NBC Sports, Gameweek 37

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With just 11 days remaining until Championship Sunday, league-leaders Chelsea can clinch the Premier League title with a win over West Bromwich Albion this Friday, May 12, at 3 p.m. ET on NBCSN and Universo. If the Blues drop points on Friday, they are still guaranteed the title unless second-place Tottenham, facing Manchester United on Sunday, better their result.

Cahill eager to get Chelsea Premier League title party started

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West Bromwich (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Defender Gary Cahill admits there was a party atmosphere at Chelsea this week with the Premier League leaders 90 minutes away from clinching a second title in three years.

A “buzzing” Chelsea head to The Hawthorns to face West Bromwich Albion on Friday knowing victory will deliver the championship in coach Antonio Conte’s first season in charge.

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Chelsea Are Premier League Champions: Blues Wrap Up Title Courtesy Of Michy Batshuayi’s First Shot On Target In Seven Months (Photos & Video)

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It took 82 minutes of toil, but Chelsea finally broke down West Brom's barricades to secure the win they needed to wrap up the 2017/18 Premier League title.

The Blues' 28th victory of the season leaves them10 points clear of second-place Tottenham, who only have three games left to play.

The decisive goal was prodded home by Michy Batshuayi, who hasn't started a single Premier League game this season.