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West Brom Sign £12M Striker from Premier League Rivals

West Bromwich Albion have boosted their attack ahead of the upcoming Premier League season with a £12 million transfer of Jay Rodriguez. The striker joins the Baggies following an injury-hit five years on the south coast. Rodriguez scored 35 goals in 126 appearances for the Saints and becomes Tony Pulis’ first signing of the summer. His form at St Mary’s saw …

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James McClean To Celebrate His 50th Cap By Captaining Ireland Vs Mexico

DUBLIN, IRELAND - MARCH 24: Ireland player James McClean in action during the FIFA 2018 World Cup Qualifier between Republic of Ireland and Wales at Aviva Stadium on March 24, 2017 in Dublin, Ireland. (Photo by Stu Forster/Getty Images)

James McClean will captain Ireland in Friday’s friendly against Mexico, according to The Irish Independent. The 28-year-old is due to win his 50th cap for his country in what has been an emotional year for the Derryman. McClean is Ireland’s top goalscorer in World Cup qualifying so far, scoring two against Moldova and hitting the crucial winner against Austria in Vienna. …

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Simon Mignolet: The Unlikely Hero Of Liverpool’s Top Four Challenge

WEST BROMWICH, ENGLAND - APRIL 16: Liverpool goalkeeper Simon Mignolet celebrates during the Premier League match between West Bromwich Albion and Liverpool at The Hawthorns on April 16, 2017 in West Bromwich, England. (Photo by Catherine Ivill - AMA/WBA FC via Getty Images)

Of all of the names that potentially carry Liverpool to Champions League qualification, Simon Mignolet would have been nowhere most peoples’ lists. The Belgian international goalkeeper is criticised regularly for the high frequency of his errors, and it would be fair (yet harsh) to state that the only reason hs is even in the team currently is because the man …

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Watch: Liverpool’s Alberto Moreno Misses An Open Goal With The Goalkeeper Nowhere In Sight

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Liverpool took another massive step towards Champions League qualification on Sunday with a 1-0 win at West Bromwich Albion. Roberto Firmino’s header on the stroke of half time proved to be enough to see Jurgen Klopp’s side leapfrog Manchester City into third once again, and put greater distance between themselves and the teams below. While 1-0 was enough, it could (and …

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Watch: BBC Caller Horrifies Robbie Savage By Demanding Man Utd Replace Mourinho With Tony Pulis

José Mourinho’s Manchester United turnaround has not quite impressed all of the club’s fans. Having come through something of a rocky patch earlier in the season, Man United have now gone 17 games unbeaten in all competitions and are now firmly in contention once again for a top four finish and subsequent return to the Champions League. Despite the run, …

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Twitter Reacts As Tottenham Crush West Brom To Move To Second In The Table

LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 14: Christian Eriksen of Tottenham Hotspur (C) celebrates his sides second goal after his shot was defelcted in by Gareth McAuley of West Bromwich Albion (not seen) during the Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and West Bromwich Albion at White Hart Lane on January 14, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Tottenham Hotspur further underlined their Premier League title credentials with a comprehensive 4-0 win against West Bromwich Albion in Saturday’s early kick-off. A first-half goal from striker Harry Kane, followed by visiting defender Gareth McAuley putting through his own net, effectively ended the contest after less than half an hour. Indeed, but for some heroics from West Brom goalkeeper Ben …

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