West Bromwich Albion - Clarke Confirms Skipper
UK time is: 15:30:53
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Clarke Confirms Skipper

Steve Clarke has confirmed that Chris Brunt will remain as club captain, and also talked about his high hopes for the Youssouf Mulumbu and Claudio Yacob partnership.

Speaking to wba.co.uk the head coach explained.

'I haven't seen any reason to change the captaincy and I said that quite early on when I came in.'

Good move really, Brunt has done a good job and will provide some stability in the first team with the changes Clarke has brought in.

He also commented on how well Claudio Yacob has settled in, and said he's hoping for big things after seeing him and Mulumbu team up against Forest.

'Having those two in there allows you to be a bit more expansive in forward areas. It was the first time I had them both in a physical condition to play so it was a chance to look at that. I thought they did well.'

Adding for Yacob.

'Claudio's come here and because he's a free transfer people tend to look down their nose because he didn't cost any money. But he's been capped by Argentina and I think that says enough.'

Vital West Brom on: facebook

Vital West Brom on: twitter

Join The Vital Debate




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



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

The Journalist

Writer: Baggy Boy Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Wednesday August 15 2012

Time: 7:03PM

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent West Bromwich Albion Articles

New Deal For Berahino? (Wednesday May 20 2015)

Audio - Chelsea Win Reactions (Tuesday May 19 2015)

Pulis On Fantastic Chelsea Win (Tuesday May 19 2015)

Stats: WBA v Chelsea (Monday May 18 2015)

WBA v Chelsea - Team Sheets (Monday May 18 2015)

Video - Pulis Previews Chelsea (Friday May 15 2015)

Rose Gets Naylor Backing (Friday May 15 2015)

Archived West Bromwich Albion Articles

List All Vital Baggies Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

Vital Members League (view all)

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
WBA 3 - 0 Chelsea
Newcastle 1 - 1 WBA
Man Utd 0 - 1 WBA
WBA 0 - 0 Liverpool
Crystal Palace 0 - 2 WBA
WBA 2 - 3 Leicester City

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
10. Everton 37 12 11 14 -1 47
11. West Ham 37 12 11 14 -1 47
12. Crystal Palace 37 12 9 16 -5 45
13. WBA 37 11 11 15 -10 44
14. Leicester City 37 10 8 19 -13 38
15. Sunderland 37 7 17 13 -20 38
16. Aston Villa 37 10 8 19 -25 38

Breaking League News

Something For The Weekend (494)
Aston Villa : 22/05/2015 15:24:00
Liverpool: The Weekly LFC News Update
Liverpool : 22/05/2015 14:40:01
Jose Holds Court - Sunderland (h)
Chelsea : 22/05/2015 13:46:01
Wenger - Gunners Looking To Sign Off In Style
Arsenal : 22/05/2015 13:15:01
Wenger Confident Arsenal Will Return To Scoring Wa
Arsenal : 22/05/2015 12:56:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Chelsea MotM
Suggested By:  Site Staff
Myhill 0%
Dawson 0%
McAuley 0%
Olsson 0%
Lescott 0%
Fletcher 10%
Yacob 60%
Morrison 0%
McManaman 0%
Berahino 20%
Brunt 10%
Sub - Gardner 0%
Sub - Ideye 0%
Sub - Baird 0%