West Brom staged a late comeback from a two goal deficit to share the points with Liverpool, however it is more than likely they will be relegated on Sunday when Swansea City take on champions Manchester City.
West Bromwich Albion vs Liverpool
Venue: The Hawthorn
TV: Sky Sports Premier League
Referee: Stuart Attwell
It is the 151st meeting between these two sides in all competitions over the many years of the beautiful game we’ve all come to know and love. With both teams at opposite ends of the table, both with completely different tasks at hand, is this one a tough one to call?
Visitors West Brom travelled to Old Trafford with very few expectations after a torrid season and relegation all but imminent. Caretaker Manager Darren Moore needed a response from his team to finish the season with some pride.
West Bromwich Albion vs Swansea City
Venue: The Hawthorns
Referee: Roger East
With a defeat to Swansea this weekend, West Bromwich Albion would go into the final five games of their season thirteen points away from safety, as Alan Pardew finally departed the seemingly doomed club earlier this week.
Alan Pardew’s managerial career is very hit and miss, with highs and lows at every club he has led over his many years in the game.
At first glance a game between West Brom and Burnley isn’t likely to get the blood flowing. However in this topsy-turvy Premier League season this match had ramifications at both ends of the table. Here are some of the key talking points from yesterday’s game.
West Bromwich Albion vs Burnley
Venue: The Hawthorns
Referee: Lee Probert
At the bottom of the table Alan Pardew’s almost certainly relegated Albion will host a buoyant Burnley team at the Hawthorns – a tie that could prove to provide a much needed lift for the astray Albion side, who remain 10 points away from safety.
Bournemouth fought back from a Jay Rodriguez goal to end their four-match winless run as they emerged 2-1 victors at Dean Court.
A dominant second half performance from Leicester City has deepened the pressure on Alan Pardew and West Brom and almost but not quite certified their relegation to the Championship come May.