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West Brom Boss Delighted

West Brom Boss Delighted

Having spent the entire game looking as miserable Steve McClaren on a wet Wednesday night at Wembley, Albion boss Tony Mowbray was delighted as his side defeated Bristol Rovers 5-1 on their turf.

Hat-trick hero Ishmael Miller did the lion’s share of the work, with substitute Kevin Phillips chipping in. Albion took an early lead as James Morrison captalised from a woeful (and not the last) error from the Rovers keeper Steve Phillips. The game was a fascinating affair and it was clear that the giant killings that have gone on all weekend in the quarter finals had an effect on the performances of the two sides. Speaking to Sky Sports News Mowbray said:

“We've all watched the games this weekend in amazement and seen the underdogs winning game after game after game.”

“Whilst it was a very, very tough game for a long period, ultimately the scoreline suggests it was comfortable. I don't feel it ever was comfortable and I was delighted we have got strikers on the field who can score goals.”

Turning his attention to what has been a goal-crazy bunch of forwards, Mowbrary was similarly as positive:

“Ishmael has always been immense since he joined the football club, initially on loan. He has scored goals almost every time he has been on the pitch. His power, his pace, his finishing quality is evident for all to see.

“It's great to have Kevin Phillips on the bench. Roman Bednar worked hard for little reward today, who has scored bags of goals as well this season for us.”

WEMBLEY!


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Writer:BaggieInExile
Date:Sunday March 9 2008
Time: 9:34PM

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Enough articles for me now, let the celebrating begin!
BaggieInExile
09/03/2008 22:18:00
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I won't think the semis should be at Wembly! All about money that is!
Matt_Us
09/03/2008 23:28:00
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and why wouldn't you be wembley beckons good luck in the semis
ozanne park rangers
10/03/2008 05:13:00
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Well done lads .. See you at Wembley... in the final ??.. Who knows might happen.... but what an event none of the big four in the semis ... bring it on eh....
Chix
10/03/2008 07:44:00
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