UK time is: 19:06:24
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Clarke - Late Arrival Wasn't An Issue

Steve Clarke has said Albion's team bus getting caught in traffic had no affect on the team prior to the QPR game...obvious really, we did win.

Speaking to wba.co.uk following the victory, Clarke said the 15 minute kick off delay did help us to get settled, but it was no big deal really.

'We did point out to the Premier League that if there was going to be traffic chaos in another part of London for Arsenal against West Ham, there might be traffic chaos in West London with the shopping centre and getting to Loftus Road, but they said we had to play. It took us an hour to travel five miles from our hotel to the Stadium! But the preparation for the game had already been done and my players know their jobs, they knew what they had to do. Kick off was delayed by 15 minutes which helped us a little bit, but it certainly didn't affect our performance and it wasn't a big issue.'

As for our injury worries following the game, Clarke said it was a little too early to assess the damage to Jonas Olsson, Goran Popov and Youssouf Mulumbu but they will be looked at over the coming days with one eye on the trip to Old Trafford on Saturday.

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:Thursday December 27 2012

Time: 3:29PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent West Bromwich Albion Articles

Ideye Targets QPR Return (Thursday March 26 2015)

Dorrans Extends Norwich Loan (Thursday March 26 2015)

McAuley Clear, Dawson Gets Ban (Tuesday March 24 2015)

Pulis On Strike Duo Omissions (Monday March 23 2015)

Ideye & Berahino Injured (Sunday March 22 2015)

Foster Out For Six Months (Sunday March 22 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
Man City 3 - 0 WBA
WBA 1 - 0 Stoke
Aston Villa 2 - 1 WBA
WBA 1 - 0 Southampton
Sunderland 0 - 0 WBA
WBA 2 - 0 Swansea

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
11. Crystal Palace 30 9 9 12 -5 36
12. Newcastle 30 9 8 13 -15 35
13. Everton 30 8 10 12 -4 34
14. WBA 30 8 9 13 -12 33
15. Hull City 30 6 10 14 -12 28
16. Aston Villa 30 7 7 16 -20 28
17. Sunderland 30 4 14 12 -21 26

Breaking League News

Ake Joins Reading on Loan!
Chelsea : 26/03/2015 19:05:00
Kinsella Heads To Luton Town
Aston Villa : 26/03/2015 19:01:01
Jebb Loaned To Stevenage
Arsenal : 26/03/2015 18:57:01
Ideye Targets QPR Return
WBA : 26/03/2015 18:49:01
Dorrans Extends Norwich Loan
WBA : 26/03/2015 18:45:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Man C MotM
Suggested By:  Site Staff
Myhill 100%
Dawson 0%
McAuley 0%
Olsson 0%
Lescott 0%
Sessegnon 0%
Fletcher 0%
Gardner 0%
Baird 0%
Morrison 0%
Berahino 0%
Sub - Anichebe 0%
Sub - Mulumbu 0%