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West Brom part company with manager Pardew

West Bromwich Albion have parted company with manager Alan Pardew after eight successive league defeats. The 56-year-old was appointed on 29 November after the Baggies sacked Tony Pulis following a run of 10 Premier League games without a victory. A 2-1 home defeat by Burnley on Saturday left bottom club Albion 10 points from safety with six games left. Coach Darren Moore has taken ...

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West Brom knocked out by Saints as troubles continue

West Bromwich Albion’s troubled week continued as Southampton scored in each half to reach the FA Cup quarter-finals for the first time since 2005. Albion were looking to move on from an incident in which four senior players were interviewed by police after a taxi was stolen from outside a fast-food restaurant in Barcelona. But the fifth-round tie started badly ...

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Controversial penalty earns West Brom point against Arsenal

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger believes referee Mike Dean “did not see” the incident that led him to award a late penalty to West Brom in the Gunners’ 1-1 draw at The Hawthorns. The visitors were on course for three points after Alexis Sanchez’s 83rd-minute free-kick beat Baggies goalkeeper Ben Foster via a big deflection off James McClean in the wall. ...

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West Brom 1-2 Man Utd: Red Devils hold on for nervy win

Manchester United survived a late scare to clinch an uninspiring victory at West Brom. Romelu Lukaku’s 15th goal of the season and Jesse Lingard’s deflected effort sealed a 2-1 win at The Hawthorns. They were made to sweat after Gareth Barry’s second-half strike but held on, and once again they sit 11 points behind Premier League leaders Manchester City. Albion at least ...

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Alan Pardew appointed West Brom manager

West Brom have appointed former Newcastle and Crystal Palace boss Alan Pardew as manager. The Baggies sacked Tony Pulis on 20 November after they went 10 Premier League games without a victory and were a point above the relegation zone. Pardew, 56, has been out of the game since being sacked by Palace in December 2016. He has signed a contract until the end ...

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Safe standing: West Brom open to pilot scheme at The Hawthorns

West Bromwich Albion say they are willing to use The Hawthorns as part of a pilot scheme for safe standing. The Premier League wrote to all 20 top-flight clubs about a trial to re-introduce standing areas, which were banned in 1994. Albion’s director of operations Mark Miles said: “We would be very keen to be involved. “It is the same ...

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West Brom 3-1 Arsenal: Dawson brace dents Gunners’ top-four hopes

Craig Dawson scored twice as West Brom inflicted a big blow to Arsenal’s hopes of a top-four finish with victory at The Hawthorns. Dawson capitalised on some awful defending from the Gunners to head both of his goals from corners – the first to give the Baggies the lead, the second to seal their win. Arsenal had initially rallied after ...

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Berahino served eight-week ban – Hughes

Saido Berahino served an eight-week suspension before leaving West Brom, Stoke City boss Mark Hughes has said. His comments follow newspaper reports the striker was banned after failing an out-of-competition drugs test. Hughes said the 23-year-old, who joined the Potters for £12m in January, was banned for a “Football Association disciplinary matter”. The Welshman said he saw no reason for ...

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West Brom goalkeeper signs new deal until 2019

West Brom goalkeeper Ben Foster has signed a new two-and-a-half-year contract that will run until 2019. The 33-year-old England international joined West Brom on loan from Birmingham City in 2011 before making the move permanent a year later. He has made 161 appearances for the club, keeping 41 clean sheets. “His form has been there for all to see and ...

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