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Nov 24

Tottenham Hotspur v West Bromwich Albion: match preview

Gary Megson has had a busy week as West Brom’s caretaker. He reshuffled the backroom staff and told the assistant, Ben Garner, to stay away, and is now trying to get a tune out of a team with four draws and six defeats from the last 10. Spurs at Wemble…

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Nov 21

Tony Pulis quiz: how much do you know about football’s great tracksuit manager?

Grab your thinking cap. It’s time for a few teasers on Tony Pulis• Sports quiz of the week: World Cup losers, Ashes winners and a promiseTony Pulis spent eight of his first nine season as a senior player at Bristol Rovers. Which club did he represent i…

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Nov 20

Escape artist Tony Pulis runs out of time after West Brom fans lose patience | Barry Glendenning

West Bromwich Albion turned to Tony Pulis when they were in danger of the drop but after three years of uninspiring football and a £40m summer outlay, the club’s fans and owners expected progressThe signs were ominous. The conspicuous presence of Guoch…

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Nov 20

West Brom consider Alan Pardew and Nigel Pearson after sacking Tony Pulis

• Martin O’Neill also in the running after Albion dismiss Pulis • Assistant coach Gary Megson to take temporary chargeWest Bromwich Albion are prepared to take time to consider their options after Tony Pulis was relieved of his post on Monday after a p…

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Nov 20

Premier League: 10 talking points from the weekend’s action

Hugo Lloris’s top-four focus for Spurs is telling, Callum Wilson is making up for lost time and can Paul Pogba yet be compared with Steven Gerrard?After challenging for the title for the past couple of seasons, it was significant to hear Hugo Lloris co…

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Nov 19

West Brom owners and fans pile pressure on beleaguered Tony Pulis

• Baggies are without a Premier League win since August• Supporters disgruntled with manager’s style of footballFor years Tony Pulis has been the safest managerial bet in the Premier League. But that seems to be changing. The fact now facing West Bromw…

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Nov 18

Chelsea turn up heat on Tony Pulis with four-goal rout of West Brom

Tony Pulis is on the brink of losing his job after the West Bromwich Albion supporters repeatedly called for him to be sacked during a humiliating defeat against Chelsea that was witnessed by Guochuan Lai, the club’s Chinese owner. “We want Pulis out‚”…

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Nov 17

Tony Pulis defends his record but the end looks nigh at West Brom

Tony Pulis has been unfortunate with signings he hoped would gel but more disquiet in the stands against Chelsea could mean curtains for the managerAt times it was difficult to know whether Tony Pulis was mounting a robust defence of his record, or jus…

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Nov 17

West Bromwich Albion v Chelsea: match preview

Tony Pulis will have welcomed the international break to give him time to mastermind an upturn in form but, with the champions in town, one wonders whether the Welshman needed longer to prepare. Antonio Conte has fond memories of the Hawthorns after Ch…

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Nov 17

David Luiz returns to Chelsea squad for trip to West Bromwich Albion

• Defender back having been dropped for victory over Manchester United• ‘His exclusion was a technical decision’ insists Antonio ConteDavid Luiz will be in the Chelsea squad to face West Bromwich Albion this weekend, Antonio Conte has confirmed.The Che…

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