Baggies Have To Settle For A Point
West Brom missed the chance to capitalise on another Watford defeat as they had to settle for a point after taking the lead at Selhurst Park.
Mark Hudson deflected a cross into his own net to give West Brom an early before Clinton Morrison headed home to equalise for Crystal Palace in the second half. Roman Bednar, who kept his place in the West Brom side was denied a third goal in two games by the bar.
As he said West Brom manager Tony Mowbray feels that the recent schedule finally took its tool on West Brom, and they weren't quite able to dig deep enough for a win, but he was happy nevertheless: "We've had two tough away games this week and I think it took its toll today and we lacked edge and mental sharpness.
"We've played Sunday, Wednesday, Saturday and today was too much for us. The goal was a poor one to concede but the concentration wasn't there after the week we've had.
"We are disappointed the whole team never really got going but there are positives to be taken. We've had two tough away games and haven't lost."
It is Coventry at home for West Brom on Tuesday night.
Vital Football are currently looking for a site editor for this site.
Have you got the passion for your club? Are you over 18? Do you have experience in writing news and match reports? Or have you got a site that you want to move over to this exciting new network with free hosting and a content managed system on offer? If so you could be just what we are looking for!
Apply via the advert under the banner or by Clicking Here.
You don't have to be a site editor to contribute, if you have something to say on your club, simply submit it via the suggest an article link in the right hand side column.
Win FREE pizza with Vital Football!
Select your team and get 50% off if they score twice.