Joe Masi gives gives his player ratings for Albion's defeat to Liverpool.Sam Johnstone Albion’s impressive defensive display ensured their goalkeeper wasn’t needed too often.But when he was called upon, Johnstone made decent saves to deny Mo Salah and Fabinho.Solid 7 Darnell Furlong The full-back has really grown the longer the season has gone on.
West Brom chiefs are confident there won't be a massive exodus after their relegation.Goalkeeper Sam Johnstone is interesting Tottenham and West Ham while defender Semi Ajayi and playmaker Matheus Pereira are also attracting suitors.But Albion are confident they can keep the bulk of their squad at The Hawthorns as they target an immediate return to the Premier League.
West Brom slipped closer to Premier League relegation despite Mbaye Diagne earning a 1-1 derby draw with Wolves.The striker struck in the second half but the Baggies still need a minor miracle to stay in the English top flight.They remain second bottom and are 10 points from safety with just four games left having fallen behind to Fabio Silva’s first-half fluke.
'We know what real football is, we play for the physios, the kitchen staff, the cleaners': Darnell Furlong says West Brom won't surrender in their Premier League relegation battle with the Baggies' issues far removed from European Super League shambles
It's been an uncomfortable week for football but some people at least are able to see the bigger picture, to peer beyond the self-interest that seems to shroud the modern game.As the Premier League's big clubs try to save face following the collapse of the European Super League, further down the food chain the struggle is more real.
Mbaye Diagne thought he had given West Brom the lead in the Premier League match, but the goal was controversially ruled out for offside.VAR suffered another Premier League shocker when Kevin Friend allowed the decision to rule Mbaye Diagne’s header out for offside to stand.
The call follows a weekend which saw Baggies player Callum Robinson receive racist online abuse following the win over Chelsea West Brom defender Darnell Furlong hit out at the "appalling" online racist abuse Premier League footballers are being subjected to as he called for action.
Darnell Furlong picked up the ball on the right hand side in acres of space, looked up, then whipped in a fantastic cross.
Report and free match highlights as Luka Milivojevic converts from the spot after a VAR review penalised Darnell Furlong for handball; West Brom have 12 shots at Selhurst Park, but only one on target; Sam Allardyce's side remain eight points from Premier League safety Luka Milivojevic's first half penalty was enough
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When these sides met up in December, Dwight Gayle scored the winner for Newcastle against his former side West Brom.Almiron put Newcastle ahead inside 30 seconds before Darnell Furlong equalised for the West Midlands side in the second-half.