Vital Football

Latest WBA News

Irvine Hails Strike Duo

Irvine Hails Strike Duo

Head coach Alan Irvine has hailed the work rate and form of striking pair Saido Berahino and Victor Anichebe following our win over Sacramento Republic.

With both of them scoring in the three one victory, Irvine told wba.co.uk that he'd been delighted with them both during the pre season preparations so far.

'I've been absolutely delighted with Victor and Saido. They've been terrific since I came in, both day in and day out in training and also in the games.'

With Sacramento closing the door on our mini tour and with us flying back this weekend, the gaffer was also delighted with how the visit to the States had gone and the improvements he's seen in our play and fitness levels whilst we were out there.

'It's been a terrific week. We've been really well looked after and we've nothing to complain about at all. The training ground's been good, the weather's obviously been fantastic, the hotel's been great. Off the pitch it's been fantastic, while on it the boys have done a lot of really good work.'

The only downside he admits was that we have been carrying a couple of injuries, namely Joleon Lescott and Gareth McAuley but he's hoping those two will return to training next week.

With that said he admits it was a real bonus to get Chris Brunt back for the last couple of days and James Morrison made his return on the last day as well, so things are improving on that score.

Vital West Brom on: facebook

Vital West Brom on: twitter

Join The Vital Debate



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

Writer:Baggy Boy
Date:Saturday July 26 2014
Time: 8:08PM

Best of Vital Network

Vital Boxing - Can Crolla Beat Linares?

Login to post a comment

Recent West Bromwich Albion Articles

Vital Pre-Match - West Brom v Middlesbrough

West Brom were beaten by Everton as a lead was lost in that match, which was followed up by the League Cup exit at Northampton. Middlesbrough visit on Sunday.

Match Day Officials v Middlesbrough (28/8/16)

The Premier League have now announced the Match Day officials that will take charge of the game against Middlesbrough this Sunday.

Northampton 2-2 West Brom (4-3 pens) - Highlights

West Brom were beaten by Northampton in the League Cup on Tuesday on penalties.

Premiership Freebies In 12 Months?

With a week to go in the 2016/17 summer transfer window, Premier League clubs have players now in their final 12 months on contracts...

Archived Vital Baggies Articles

Vital Baggies articles from

Site Journalists

Baggy Boy
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

West Brom v Middlesbrough
Suggested By:
West Brom win0%
Middlesbrough win0%
Draw100%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

League Table

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