Posts Tagged "West Bromwich Albion"

Match Of The Midweek: Blackpool 2-1 West Bromwich Albion

By on Nov 1, 2010 in English League Football, Latest | 0 comments

The early season is over now. The clocks have gone back, which means that there will be precious few matches that finish in daylight between now and next spring, and in commemoration of this fact the Premier League rolled out the luminous yellow ball last weekend. There is something deeply aesthetically unsatisfying about the yellow ball. Marketing fools still...

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Tackling Racism Head On, The West Bromwich Albion Way

Tackling Racism Head On, The West Bromwich Albion Way

By on Sep 14, 2010 in International Football, Latest | 2 comments

With just a couple of months left until the voting starts for the hosting of the 2018 and 2022 World Cup finals, it is perhaps unsurprising that a story should enter the public domain regarding racism that involves, to some extent, clubs from the two countries that are the current favourites to win the nomination to host the 2018 tournament. The controversy has...

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The Premier League Previews 2010/11, Part 17: West Bromwich Albion – Haven’t We Been Here Before?

The Premier League Previews 2010/11, Part 17: West Bromwich Albion – Haven’t We Been Here Before?

By on Aug 12, 2010 in English League Football, Latest | 3 comments

It feels like we’ve been here before. West Bromwich Albion are promoted back to the Premier League, and have played some beautiful football to get here. Having spent eight seasons in what is now called the Championship, West Bromwich Albion have become a bit of a yo-yo club, so to speak, having not spent more than two seasons in the same flight since. And while they...

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Brian Little – Slow Decline Or Varied Career?

By on Aug 29, 2009 in Latest, Non-League | 2 comments

If you watch a match this afternoon, take a moment if possible to look into the eyes of your manager. If your team is winning you may think that you see happiness, but it’s not. It’s relief and respite. If your team is losing or drawing you may just get to see a haunted soul. Ironically, given that it is statistically likely that most managers will lose...

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