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  • Date:26 Apr 2014
  • Kick-off:15:00
  • Venue:The Hawthorns
  • Attendance:26,541
Goal!

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The final whistle is blown by the referee.

92:25 +2.25

Claudio Yacob takes the free kick.

91:38 +1.38

Unfair challenge on Victor Anichebe by James Collins results in a free kick.

91:21 +1.21

The ball is swung over by Mohamed Diame.

90:14 +0.14

Claudio Yacob on for Saido Berahino.

89:47

Craig Dawson makes a clearance.

88:13

Clearance by Chris Brunt.

86:48

Free kick awarded for a foul by Victor Anichebe on George McCartney.

86:15

Ben Foster restarts play with the free kick.

85:52

Foul by Andy Carroll on Chris Brunt, free kick awarded.

84:44

Jonas Olsson concedes a free kick for a foul on Carlton Cole.

84:32

Ben Foster takes the free kick.

83:50

Jonas Olsson fouled by Andy Carroll, the ref awards a free kick.

82:53

Clearance made by James Collins.

81:15

Guy Demel gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Victor Anichebe.

80:58

Victor Anichebe replaces Stephane Sessegnon.

79:39

Shot by James Morrison. Adrian catches the ball.

78:34

Carlton Cole is brought on as a substitute for Matthew Jarvis.

77:33

Foul by Youssouf Mulumbu on Andy Carroll, free kick awarded.

76:15

Saido Berahino gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Mark Noble.

74:43

The ball is delivered by Chris Brunt.

74:12

Guy Demel makes a clearance.

73:57

Free kick taken by Chris Brunt.

73:30

Youssouf Mulumbu fouled by Andy Carroll, the ref awards a free kick.

72:05

Chris Brunt manages to make a clearance.

71:28

James Collins manages to make a clearance.

70:50

Corner taken by Matthew Jarvis from the left by-line.

70:03

James Collins takes the free kick.

69:37

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Matthew Jarvis by Billy Jones.

68:37

Corner taken by Graham Dorrans.

68:09

Guy Demel makes a clearance.

66:58

Joe Cole comes on in place of Stewart Downing.

66:32

Header by Andy Carroll misses left.

66:30

Corner taken by Stewart Downing from the right by-line.

64:54

Shot by Youssouf Mulumbu missed to the left of the net.

64:37

A cross is delivered by Morgan Amalfitano.

63:56

Corner taken by Morgan Amalfitano.

63:32

The ball is delivered by Morgan Amalfitano.

62:50

A cross is delivered by Matthew Jarvis.

62:50

James Morrison manages to make a clearance.

62:16

Graham Dorrans concedes a free kick for a foul on Guy Demel.

61:24

Saido Berahino takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Adrian fumbles the ball.

61:17

Clearance made by James Collins.

59:16

The ball is delivered by Morgan Amalfitano.

58:21

Clearance by Chris Brunt.

56:01

Foul by Mohamed Diame on Saido Berahino, free kick awarded.

55:23

Clearance made by Matthew Jarvis.

55:18

Chris Brunt has an effort at goal. George McCartney gets a block in.

53:34

A cross is delivered by Stewart Downing.

51:27

Stephane Sessegnon takes a shot and went wide right of the target.

50:41

Billy Jones makes a clearance.

50:19

Jonas Olsson manages to make a clearance.

49:41

George McCartney manages to make a clearance.

49:24

Saido Berahino takes a shot. James Collins gets a block in.

48:19

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Stewart Downing by Graham Dorrans.

The referee gets the second half underway.

It is the end of the first-half.

47:37 +2.37

Graham Dorrans gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Andy Carroll.

46:31

Corner from the right by-line taken by Chris Brunt.

46:08 +1.08

Steven Reid goes off and James Morrison comes on.

45:25

The ball is crossed by Stewart Downing.

42:36

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Andy Carroll by Craig Dawson.

41:42

Saido Berahino is caught offside.

40:36

Shot by Chris Brunt went wide right of the target.

39:41

Matthew Jarvis crosses the ball.

38:20

Mark Noble restarts play with the free kick.

37:48

Stewart Downing fouled by Youssouf Mulumbu, the ref awards a free kick.

32:40

Clearance by Guy Demel.

32:25

James Tomkins leaves the field to be replaced by James Collins.

31:47

Mohamed Diame takes a shot and went wide left of the target.

30:55

Billy Jones manages to make a clearance.

29:41

Clearance made by Craig Dawson.

29:26

Corner from the taken by Matthew Jarvis.

28:17

Saido Berahino challenges Winston Reid unfairly and gives away a free kick.

28:13

Chris Brunt crosses the ball.

27:29

Guy Demel manages to make a clearance.

25:49

James Tomkins challenges Stephane Sessegnon unfairly and gives away a free kick.

25:07

Header by Billy Jones misses right.

24:57

Chris Brunt crosses the ball.

24:37

Stephane Sessegnon takes a shot. Blocked by Winston Reid.

22:16

Clearance made by James Tomkins.

21:17

The ball is crossed by Morgan Amalfitano.

20:57

Clearance by James Tomkins.

20:03

Direct strike on goal from the free kick comes in from Graham Dorrans. Adrian catches the ball.

19:22

Mark Noble concedes a free kick for a foul on Saido Berahino.

18:32

Headed chance falls to Andy Carroll. Ben Foster parries the ball away.

17:35

Clearance by Jonas Olsson.

14:21

Mark Noble takes the free kick.

13:58

Mohamed Diame fouled by Youssouf Mulumbu, the ref awards a free kick.

12:03

Winston Reid manages to make a clearance.

11:08

Jonas Olsson makes a clearance.

11:06

A cross is delivered by George McCartney.

10:04

A cross is delivered by Morgan Amalfitano. Saido Berahino grabs a goal with a left foot finish. West Brom 1-0 West Ham.

9:14

Shot by Youssouf Mulumbu went wide right of the net.

9:07

Corner taken by Graham Dorrans.

7:42

Centre by Matthew Jarvis.

7:17

Clearance made by Billy Jones.

7:08

The ball is sent over by Matthew Jarvis.

5:44

Craig Dawson makes a clearance.

4:42

Free kick crossed by Mark Noble.

4:05

Morgan Amalfitano gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on George McCartney.

3:57

Mohamed Diame produces a cross.

2:15

Foul by Saido Berahino on James Tomkins, free kick awarded.

0:14

The ball is crossed by Chris Brunt.

0:08

Chris Brunt crosses the ball.

The referee gets the game underway.

Match Preview

Get smart, urges Mel West Brom boss Pepe Mel has stressed the need for his team to be "smart" in Saturday's Barclays Premier League clash with West Ham at The Hawthorns. Mel is keen for the approach to be just right for a fixture he has billed as a "final" for Albion, who are 16th in the table on 33 points, three clear of the relegation zone and, the Spaniard feels, in need of four more from their last four games to ensure survival. Specifically, he is looking for the Baggies to strike a balance between attacking and defending after the way some of their recent matches have gone. West Brom have secured two wins, two draws and been beaten twice over the course of their last six games, during which they have scored 10 goals and conceded 12. The midlands outfit, who have thrown away early 2-0 and 3-0 leads in their past two home matches to draw both 3-3, have kept only one clean sheet since Mel took charge in January. And the 51-year-old wants to see forward endeavour coupled with defensive focus from his side against a West Ham team he regards as solid at the back and dangerous up front, particularly in terms of the aerial threat of Andy Carroll. "What we need to do against West Ham is go out with the same attitude we showed in the first halves against Cardiff and Tottenham (the two 3-3 draws)," Mel said ahead of Saturday's contest. "We need the players to be ready, both physically and mentally. "Before the Norwich game (a 1-0 win earlier this month) we spoke about the importance of clean sheets - this thing we talk about so often that seems so difficult for us. "Scoring goals for us seems rather easy and we need to find a balance between the two. "In this game against West Ham we need to be very smart about things." West Brom centre-back Gareth McAuley will undergo a late fitness test. McAuley sat out the 3-1 loss at Manchester City on Monday due to a calf problem that Albion are hoping he will have recovered from in time to face the Hammers. Fellow defender Liam Ridgewell will definitely miss out because of the knee injury he sustained in the City contest, while on-loan winger Scott Sinclair is available again after being ineligible for that meeting with his parent club. West Ham midfielder Matt Taylor has been given compassionate leave to be with his ill daughter. On-loan forward Marco Borriello (calf) is sidelined. Defender Guy Demel could return having been laid low by a virus. West Ham manager Sam Allardyce has challenged his side to stay focused in the "intense pressure" showdown which awaits them at relegation-battlers West Brom on Saturday. The Irons head to The Hawthorns some seven points clear of the drop zone, but not yet mathematically secure of their place in the Barclays Premier League next season. West Brom, meanwhile, are very much in the relegation mix, only three points clear, albeit with a match in hand on their rivals. Allardyce knows all too well the importance for his side to retain composure, with their final two matches against Tottenham and Manchester City. "The pressure will be pretty intense because we all know what is at stake. We have to handle it better than West Brom," said Allardyce. "They have had a resurgence and at their home ground have been so close to so many victories and only slipped up in the dying seconds of two particularly thrilling 3-3 draws. "We don't want to be in that position where we are trying to fight our way back from behind on Saturday. "We want to be keeping a level playing field for as long as possible and our goal would be to do what we did at Sunderland, which was score the first goal and then go from there."

Formation:4231Manager: Pepe Mel

West Brom

Formation: 4231Manager: Sam Allardyce

West Ham

  • Ben Foster
  • Billy Jones
  • Craig Dawson
  • Jonas Olsson
  • Steven Reid
  • Chris Brunt
  • Youssouf Mulumbu
  • Morgan Amalfitano
  • Stephane Sessegnon
  • Graham Dorrans
  • Saido Berahino
  • SUBS
  • Claudio Yacob
  • James Morrison
  • Boaz Myhill
  • Diego Lugano
  • Victor Anichebe
  • Matej Vydra
  • Koulossa Thievy

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Match Report

Form Guide

    WLDWDL
  • West Brom
  • VS
  • West Ham
  • LWWLLL

Last Meetings

  • West Ham
  • 3 - 3
  • West Brom
  • 28/12/2013
  • West Ham
  • 3 - 1
  • West Brom
  • 30/03/2013
  • West Brom
  • 0 - 0
  • West Ham
  • 16/12/2012
  • West Brom
  • 3 - 3
  • West Ham
  • 12/02/2011
  • West Ham
  • 2 - 2
  • West Brom
  • 10/11/2010
  • West Ham
  • 0 - 0
  • West Brom
  • 16/03/2009

Top Scorers

West Brom

  • S Sessegnon 4
  • M Amalfitano 4
  • C Brunt 3
  • V Anichebe 3
  • M Vydra 3
  • S Berahino 3
  • G McAuley 2
  • G Dorrans 2
  • Y Mulumbu 2
  • KG Thievy 2
  • L Ridgewell 1
  • DA Lugano 1
  • J Olsson 1
  • C Yacob 1

West Ham

  • K Nolan 7
  • C Cole 6
  • M Diame 4
  • J Cole 3
  • R Vaz Te 2
  • M Jarvis 2
  • A Carroll 2
  • G Demel 1
  • J Collins 1
  • M Noble 1
  • W Reid 1

Goals

West Brom

    • Total goals 95
    • Goals per game 41
  • 7 (For) 5 (Against) Period 0-10 mins
  • 4 (For) 5 (Against) Period 11-20 mins
  • (For) 9 (Against) Period 21-30 mins
  • 3 (For) 8 (Against) Period 31-40 mins
  • 5 (For) 3 (Against) Period 41-50 mins
  • 4 (For) 3 (Against) Period 51-60 mins
  • 5 (For) 10 (Against) Period 61-70 mins
  • 2 (For) 4 (Against) Period 71-80 mins
  • 11 (For) 7 (Against) Period 81-90 mins

West Ham

    • Total goals 92
    • Goals per game 38
  • 4 (For) 2 (Against) Period 0-10 mins
  • 2 (For) 3 (Against) Period 11-20 mins
  • 3 (For) 2 (Against) Period 21-30 mins
  • 3 (For) 7 (Against) Period 31-40 mins
  • 9 (For) 7 (Against) Period 41-50 mins
  • 2 (For) 4 (Against) Period 51-60 mins
  • 4 (For) 6 (Against) Period 61-70 mins
  • 5 (For) 8 (Against) Period 71-80 mins
  • 6 (For) 9 (Against) Period 81-90 mins

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