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James McClean Thanks West Brom Fans And Teammates In Emotional Instagram Post

during the Premier League match between West Bromwich Albion and Burnley at The Hawthorns on March 31, 2018 in West Bromwich, England.

James McClean paid tribute to the West Bromwich Albion supporters following the club’s final Premier League match for at least the next 15 months.

Despite undergoing something of a mini-revival under interim manager Darren Moore recently, the Baggies relegation to the Championship was confirmed last week – bringing an end to their uninterrupted eight-year spell in the top tier.

Taking to Instagram after the final match of the season, in which a demoralised West Brom lost 2-0 to Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park, McClean thanked the fans for their support throughout the campaign – but admitted that it was hard to find many positives from a very disasppointing season for the club.

Extremly difficult to put anything positive on this season, it is what is and thats been unacceptable, can blame it one reason or another but reality is over course of a season we fell well below the expectations from everyone at the club and the fans. Like to thank the fans for their continued support throughout the season for sticking by us as a team when at times it would of been very easy not too, we share your frustrations and hurt i can promise you that, having said that from the minute Mooro and his coaching staff came in, i hope its been shown that there is hope to rebuild and not all is lost for what lies ahead next season but also beyond and for that… all credit goes to them! To finish whatever happen to this set of players as a squad, to an individual its been a pleasure to share a dressing room with them, to call them mates as well as team mates because its a great set of lads.. thank you and god bless ⚽️?⚪️

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“Extremely difficult to put anything positive on this season, it is what is and that’s been unacceptable, can blame it one reason or another but reality is over course of a season we fell well below the expectations from everyone at the club and the fans.

“Like to thank the fans for their continued support throughout the season for sticking by us as a team when at times it would of been very easy not too, we share your frustrations and hurt i can promise you that, having said that from the minute Mooro and his coaching staff came in, i hope its been shown that there is hope to rebuild and not all is lost for what lies ahead next season but also beyond and for that… all credit goes to them!

“To finish whatever happen to this set of players as a squad, to an individual its been a pleasure to share a dressing room with them, to call them mates as well as team mates because its a great set of lads.. thank you and god bless.”

Attention now turns to who the club will appoint as manager to lead West Brom’s promotion push. Moore is a serious frontrunner and would be a very popular appointment having somehow gained seven points from games against Manchester United, Tottenham and Liverpool in recent weeks, but reports have suggested that Brentford manager Dean Smith is also in contention to take the role at the Hawthorns.

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