Queens Park Rangers manager Steve McClaren has apologised to the club’s fans after seeing his side battered 7-1 by West Bromwich Albion at The Hawthorns this afternoon. The R’s travelled to the Midlands on the back of two defeats to Preston North End and Sheffield United in the Sky Bet Championship and matters got much [...] The post QPR boss McClaren issues apology to fans after WBA horror show appeared first on The72.
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Middlesbrough maintained their unbeaten start to the season and remained top of the table after beating Bristol City 2-0 at Ashton Gate. Middlesbrough had not won at Bristol City for seven years, but two first half goals from Middlesbrough meant the points went the way of the away side. Strikers Martin Braithwaite and Britt Assombalonga scored [...] The post REPORT: Middlesbrough remain top after victory over Bristol City appeared first on The72.
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Omar Bogle made his debut for Birmingham City last night in their 0-0 draw against Swansea City. It was a game in which the Blues should have won and were on top throughout. However, the Swans clung in to gain another creditable result under their new boss, Graham Potter. There were plenty of positives to [...] The post “Excellent”, “Class”- Birmingham City fans react to Omar Bogle’s debut last night appeared first on The72.
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Nottingham Forest head coach Aitor Karanka has told the club website that he is keen to make sure they beat Bury. Forest have got off to a good start this season. It did take them a while to get going as they could only draw against Bristol City and West Bromwich Albion but they picked [...] The post Aitor Karanka previews Carabao Cup match against Bury appeared first on The72.
Published last Monday at 05:46 pm on The 72
This week’s Championship action saw goal-fests take place at Pride Park, Carrow Road and Villa Park. Whilst Leeds United were 4-1 winners away at Derby County, West Midlands sides, West Bromwich Albion and Aston Villa earned dramatic 4-3 and 3-2 wins over Norwich City and Wigan Athletic respectively. With two games taking place in midweek, [...] The post FL72 Championship Team of the Week- Matchday 2: Leeds raise Roofe appeared first on The72.
Published last Monday at 05:06 pm on The 72
West Brom are looking at bringing in Crystal Palace right-back Joel Ward, according to reliable journalist Alan Nixon. After failing in their chase to sign Rangers right-back James Tavernier, West Brom are keen to bring in defender Joel Ward from Premier League side Crystal Palace. It was reported on a busy transfer deadline day that [...] The post West Brom look at Premier League defender after failure in Tavernier chase appeared first on The72.
Published last Sunday at 11:46 am on The 72
West Bromwich Albion fans were a mixture of delighted and relieved as they edged a 4-3 win over Norwich City. The Baggies got off to a nightmare start last week as their return to the Sky Bet Championship was marred by a shock 2-1 loss to Bolton Wanderers. They then followed that up with a [...] The post West Brom fans react as they edge seven goal thriller against Norwich City appeared first on The72.
Published last Saturday at 06:21 pm on The 72
Bristol City fans were disappointed that they were not able to get the win even though they came two behind to draw 2-2 with Bolton Wanderers. The Robins started their season last week as they drew 1-1 with Nottingham Forest though they will have thought they could have won the game as they were leading. [...] The post Bristol City fans react as they come from two behind to draw with Bolton Wanderers appeared first on The72.
Published last Saturday at 05:41 pm on The 72
Ian Holloway believes West Brom will be “knocking on the door” for promotion and believes new summer signing Dwight Gayle will be key for them. West Brom signed Dwight Gayle on a season-long loan from Newcastle with Salomón Rondón going the other way as part of a “loan-swap” agreement with Newcastle United and three-time Championship promotion [...] The post Ian Holloway believes West Brom will be “knocking on the door” for promotion and believes new summer signing will be key for them appeared first on The72.
Published Friday at 01:01 pm on The 72
Marcelo Bielsa has revealed that he didn’t, and never chooses a captain at a club, a player emerges. Liam Cooper was, and seems to be making a habit of being that player at Leeds United. It’s fair to say he divides opinion as a player, but he’s always been a popular player off the pitch. [...] The post “A great captain” – Marcelo Bielsa says he didn’t “choose” Liam Cooper, he emerged appeared first on The72.
Published Thursday at 08:21 pm on The 72
|West Bromwich Albion's Results|
|Aug 18||Queens Park Rangers||7 - 1||H|
|Aug 14||Luton Town||1 - 0||H|
|Aug 11||Norwich City||4 - 3||A|
|West Bromwich Albion's Fixtures|
|Sep 1||Stoke City||H|
|Sep 14||Birmingham City||A|