The Lowdown: Huge recreation for Baggies
Carlos Corberan’s facet are again in league motion on Friday night, with victory at Hull taking them to eighth place within the desk, in the intervening time no less than.
West Brom’s opponents are in sixteenth place and are neither threatened by relegation or pushing for promotion, so it’s a winnable fixture for the guests.
Forward of the sport, the Baggies have suffered a regarding damage blow, although.
The Newest: Thomas-Asante dominated out
Taking to Twitter, Cox mentioned that Thomas-Asante is certainly of Friday’s recreation by means of damage and will miss extra motion:
“Been to Albion and it’s an enormous blow. Brandon Thomas-Asante (hamstring) misses tomorrow and poss subsequent week too.”
Grady Diangana, Jake Livermore and Karlan Grant are additionally out.
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The Verdict: Undoubted setback
It is a clear blow for West Brom, with Thomas-Asante an necessary determine all through this season, scoring 5 objectives in 11 Championship begins and in addition netting twice in as many FA Cup appearances.
Hopefully, Corberan’s males may have sufficient to get previous Hull, nonetheless, with a victory there feeling large within the promotion battle, to not point out placing stress on their rivals forward of the weekend fixtures.