Vital Football

Latest WBA News

Blues win dents Baggies hopes

Blues win dents Baggies hopes

Blues played the game in hand they had over us last night when they entertained Bolton at St Andrews.

Jiri Jarosik scored the only goal of the game last night handing Blues the three points they needed to leapfrog the Baggies out of the relegation zone.

With their point at the weekend against league leaders Chelsea they were hoping to build on it with three points against Sam Allardyce's Bolton side.

Bolton have now lost three games on the trot and their dreams of European qualification look to have ended.

Blues are now a point ahead of Albion in the race for survival and face a tough game at Wigan at the weekend as the Baggies make the short trip to Villa Park.

Portsmouth are also in the race for survival, currently level on points with Albion they do have a game in hand to play against Arsenal at Fratton Park. On Saturday they face Blackburn at home and on current form you would expect them to claim all three points.

Blues are in the driving seat after last nights win but there are many twists and turns left this season and as we know from last season things will change.

Portsmouth are the form side with three wins on the bounce, followed by Blues who are now unbeaten in two games.

We need to win on Sunday to get our confidence back and build on it. We have a tough game at Highbury after the Villa game so we need to take the points from Villa Park.

Let's hope that the return of Zoltan Gera and Nigel Quashie boost us at Villa Park. It's going to be a nervous run in but after last season we have the experience to get out of this, so let's get behind the team and support them until we all know the outcome of this years season.


Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

Writer:
Date:Wednesday April 5 2006
Time: 1:38PM

Best of Vital Network

Vital F1 - Blog: Spa Preview

Comments

0
youve not got the form to stay up this year, you need to put more faith in kevin campbell!
vertigo_red
12/04/2006 13:01:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent West Bromwich Albion Articles

Baggies Boing - Northampton 23-08-16

A penalty shootout exit was suffered by West Brom as Northampton caused a League Cup upset following a two-two draw after extra time.

Audio - Pulis On Wasted Chances

Head coach Tony Pulis has spoken of his disappointment at seeing West Bromwich Albion crash out of this year's League Cup with a loss to Northampton.

Stats: Northampton v WBA

All the stats from Northampton (2) vs (2) WBA, Sixfields Stadium, 23/8/16 Att: 5,516

Northampton v West Brom - Team Sheets

West Brom go to Sixfields as the visitors to Northampton for the latest League Cup match.

Archived Vital Baggies Articles

Vital Baggies articles from

Site Journalists

Baggy Boy
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

LC - Northampton MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Myhill50%
Dawson0%
McAuley0%
Olsson0%
Galloway0%
Phillips0%
Morrison0%
Field50%
McClean0%
Berahino0%
Lambert0%
Sub - Fletcher0%
Sub - Wilson0%
Sub - Rondon0%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Man City 2 2 0 0 6 4
2 Man Utd 2 2 0 0 6 4
3 Hull City 2 2 0 0 6 3
4 Chelsea 2 2 0 0 6 2
5 Everton 2 1 1 0 4 1
6 Middlesbrough 2 1 1 0 4 1
7 Spurs 2 1 1 0 4 1
8 Burnley 2 1 0 1 3 1
9 WBA 2 1 0 1 3 0
10 West Ham 2 1 0 1 3 0
11 Liverpool 2 1 0 1 3 -1
12 Swansea 2 1 0 1 3 -1
13 Arsenal 2 0 1 1 1 -1
14 Watford 2 0 1 1 1 -1
15 Leicester City 2 0 1 1 1 -1
16 Southampton 2 0 1 1 1 -2
17 Stoke 2 0 1 1 1 -3
18 Sunderland 2 0 0 2 0 -2
19 Crystal Palace 2 0 0 2 0 -2
20 AFC Bournemouth 2 0 0 2 0 -3
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News

Recent West Bromwich Albion  Results (view all)

West Bromwich Albion  Fixtures (view all)

Vital Members League Table

RankNamePoints
1.Derek Franks2