Victory over West Bromwich Albion will give Swansea City their best start to a Premier League season and see them into the international break with maximum points.
Manager Garry Monk was aware that beating Burnley would be tough after causing an opening day shock at Old Trafford. Despite some second half scares, the Swans passed the test, and they seem to have gained some defensive resilience over the summer. Bafetimbi Gomis is now ...More
West Brom have completed the loan signing of Porto winger Silvestre Varela for the whole of the season, the BBC has reported.
Varela has been capped 26 times by Portugal and scored the dramatic late equaliser against the USA as they snatched a 2-2 draw in the group stages of this summer’s World Cup in Brazil.
The 29-year-old is the tenth summer singing at The Hawthorns, joining Chris Baird, Jason Davidson, Christian Gamboa, Craig Ga...More
Ronald Koeman oversees his first competitive match as manager of Southampton when his side take on West Bromwich Albion, with both sides searching for their first win of the season.
There was plenty for the Dutchman to be impressed by in his opening match at Liverpool, where the Saints were desperately unlucky to lose after more than matching last season’s runners-up for long periods. It was a performance that suggested that the clu...More
West Bromwich Albion confirmed on their official club website that they have completed the signing of prolific Greek international striker Georgios Samaras.
Samaras has joined the Baggies on a free transfer after he was released by Glasgow giants Celtic at the end of the 2013/14 season.
West Brom head coach Alan Irvine expressed his delight at the signing, saying: “We’ve signed a player with vast experience and I’m delighted to wel...More
West Bromwich Albion open their season at home to Sunderland with Alan Irvine taking charge of his first competitive match since his appointment back in June.
After a tumultuous season which saw them survive relegation on the penultimate weekend and also sack two managers, the arrival of Irvine came as a major surprise, due to his lack of managerial experience in the Premier League. They are widely tipped to struggle, but still have ...More
Former Tottenham head coach Tim Sherwood has confirmed that he turned down the opportunity to become the new boss of West Bromwich Albion, reports Sky Sports.
Sherwood took over as Tottenham head coach late last year following the departure of Andre Villas-Boas. He guided Spurs to a sixth place finish in the Premier League, securing qualification for the Europa League for the coming season.
However, Sherwood departed White Hart Lane...More
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