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Clearance by Jonas Olsson.
Jonas Olsson manages to make a clearance.
The referee blows for the end of the match.
Corner taken by James Morrison. Gareth McAuley scores a headed goal. Fulham 1-1 West Brom.The assist for the goal came from James Morrison.
Alex Kacaniklic makes a clearance.
Damien Duff is brought on as a substitute for Bryan Ruiz.
Liam Ridgewell fouled by Bryan Ruiz, the ref awards a free kick.
Shot by Scott Sinclair went over.
Foul by Saido Berahino on Scott Parker, free kick awarded.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Nicolas Anelka on Scott Parker.
Free kick taken by Boaz Myhill.
Bryan Ruiz takes a shot and bounced off the bar.
Liam Ridgewell manages to make a clearance.
The ball is crossed by Sascha Riether.
Unfair challenge on Alex Kacaniklic by Chris Brunt results in a free kick.
Corner from the left by-line taken by James Morrison.
Corner taken by Chris Brunt.
Victor Anichebe leaves the field to be replaced by Saido Berahino.
Hugo Rodallega joins the action as a substitute, replacing Dimitar Berbatov.
Chris Brunt produces a cross.
Centre by James Morrison.
The ball is delivered by Sascha Riether.
Shot by Nicolas Anelka. David Stockdale blocks the ball.
Clearance by Gareth McAuley.
Pajtim Kasami takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Blocked by Jonas Olsson.
Billy Jones is shown a yellow card for unsporting behaviour.
Billy Jones challenges Fernando Amorebieta unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Clearance by Philippe Senderos.
Fernando Amorebieta is brought on as a substitute for Kieran Richardson.
Shot by Dimitar Berbatov went over the crossbar.
Corner from the left by-line taken by Chris Brunt.
Liam Ridgewell makes a clearance.
Claudio Yacob leaves the field to be replaced by James Morrison.
(West Brom) makes a substitution, with Scott Sinclair coming on for Morgan Amalfitano.
Victor Anichebe makes a clearance.
Centre by Alex Kacaniklic.
Steve Sidwell takes a shot. Blocked by Youssouf Mulumbu.
Shot by Pajtim Kasami went wide right of the post.
Dimitar Berbatov has an effort at goal. Boaz Myhill fumbles the ball.
Brede Hangeland takes the free kick.
The referee blows for offside.
Pajtim Kasami gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Morgan Amalfitano.
Victor Anichebe takes a shot. David Stockdale parries the effort to safety.
Boaz Myhill takes the free kick.
Centre by Pajtim Kasami.
Free kick taken by David Stockdale.
Nicolas Anelka is flagged offside by the assistant referee.
The ball is swung over by Morgan Amalfitano.
The official flags Victor Anichebe offside.
Free kick taken by Billy Jones.
Morgan Amalfitano fouled by Steve Sidwell, the ref awards a free kick.
Unfair challenge on Pajtim Kasami by Billy Jones results in a free kick.
Clearance made by Jonas Olsson.
The second half begins.
The ref blows to end the first period.
Alex Kacaniklic produces a cross.
Chris Brunt concedes a free kick for a foul on Bryan Ruiz.
Chance falls to Billy Jones who heads at goal. Blocked by Sascha Riether.
Corner from the right by-line taken by Bryan Ruiz.
Steve Sidwell sends in a cross.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Youssouf Mulumbu by Scott Parker.
Clearance made by Liam Ridgewell.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Pajtim Kasami on Liam Ridgewell.
Bryan Ruiz has an effort at goal and missed to the left of the goal.
The assistant referee flags for offside against Dimitar Berbatov.
Alex Kacaniklic restarts play with the free kick.
Unfair challenge on Bryan Ruiz by Jonas Olsson results in a free kick.
Victor Anichebe fouled by Philippe Senderos, the ref awards a free kick.
Chris Brunt heads at goal. David Stockdale catches the ball.
Centre by Morgan Amalfitano.
The ball is delivered by Bryan Ruiz.
Clearance by Kieran Richardson.
The ball is crossed by Nicolas Anelka.
A cross is delivered by Kieran Richardson.
The ball is sent over by Liam Ridgewell.
Steve Sidwell scores a right footed goal. Fulham 1-0 West Brom.Assist on the goal came from Philippe Senderos.
Corner from the left by-line taken by Alex Kacaniklic.
The ball is swung over by Kieran Richardson.
Sascha Riether delivers the ball.
Gareth McAuley manages to make a clearance.
Centre by Sascha Riether.
Steve Sidwell concedes a free kick for a foul on Youssouf Mulumbu.
Morgan Amalfitano takes the free kick.
Kieran Richardson makes a clearance.
Steve Sidwell restarts play with the free kick.
Claudio Yacob concedes a free kick for a foul on Pajtim Kasami.
Victor Anichebe takes a shot. Blocked by Brede Hangeland.
Victor Anichebe is caught offside.
Clearance made by Philippe Senderos.
The ref blows the whistle to begin the match.
Jol sees significance of contest
Fulham may have only played three Barclays Premier League games so far this season but manager Martin Jol believes Saturday's clash with West Brom is almost in the 'must-win' category.
A win at Sunderland on the opening day has been followed by a home defeat to Arsenal and a 1-0 loss at Newcastle, meaning the Cottagers have three points going into the match.
Although Steve Clarke's side sit bottom of the table having collected just one point, Jol believes his team need to register more points with games against Chelsea and Everton on the horizon.
"I see it as an almost must-win game," he said. "It is for them as well. If we win then we will be fine, if not there are teams around us and it's important to get out of the bottom."
Darren Bent will miss out due to a tight hamstring.
The striker, on loan from Aston Villa, made his Fulham debut in the club's 1-0 defeat at Newcastle and Jol is hopeful he will be back in training next week.
Defenders Matthew Briggs (hip) and Aaron Hughes (thigh) have also joined goalkeeper Maarten Stekelenburg (shoulder) on the sidelines but Kieran Richardson returns to the squad following a hamstring problem.
Clarke may field some of his transfer deadline day signings
Albion have only taken one point from their three matches so far but have since acquired Stephane Sessegnon, Victor Anichebe and Morgan Amalfitano.
The game may come too soon for Anichebe, who lacks match fitness, but fellow forward Sessegnon and midfielder Amalfitano have a good chance of starting.
Midfielder James Morrison (groin) is a doubt while goalkeeper Ben Foster (foot) and striker Matej Vydra (hamstring) are definitely missing. Steven Reid, Zoltan Gera and George Thorne are still working their way back to full fitness.
Albion sit at the foot of the table after taking a solitary point from their opening three games.
While that is in stark contrast to their bright start to last season - when they had seven points at this stage - Clarke is certainly not panicking.
"Are we bottom? I didn't know. I don't look at the table at this stage. It doesn't matter," he said.
"After three games it is too quick to be looking. There's a league table shown after one game. Why? It's what happens at the end, not where we are in September.
"Last September we were probably a lot closer to the top than we are now and I said then that the table didn't matter."
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