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  • March 19, 2011
  • • 11:00 AM
  • • The Hawthorns, West Bromwich
  • Referee: S. Attwell
  • • Attendance: 25729
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Premier League Preview: West Brom - Arsenal

Premier League Preview: West Brom - Arsenal

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PROBABLE LINE-UPS

West Brom: Carson; Reid, Olsson, Meite, Shorey; Brunt, Morrison, Mulumbu, Reid, Thomas; Odemwingie.


Arsenal: Almunia; Sagna, Squillaci, Koscielny, Clichy; Wilshere, Denilson, Ramsey; Nasri, Van Persie, Bendtner.

DID YOU KNOW?

  • Injured Arsenal centre-back Johan Djourou has conceded a Premier League goal this season every 337 minutes.
  • Replacement Sebastien Squillaci has conceded a league goal this season every 72 minutes.
  • The partnership of Djourou and Laurent Koscielny has conceded a league goal this season every 405 minutes.
  • The parternship of Squillaci and Koscielny has conceded a league goal this season every 83 minutes.
  • Since the 3-2 home defeat to West Brom on September 25, Manuel Almunia has not made another league appearance.
  • West Brom's goal difference of -15 is the joint second worst in the league along with Blackpool and Wolves.
  • West Brom have drawn their last three home league games.
  • The 3-1 victory at Birmingham City a fortnight ago was just West Brom's second league victory in 2011.
  • West Brom's victory against Arsenal in September saw them rise to fifth in the table. The same result will see them rise to a maximum of 12th.
  • West Brom's win in September broke a run of seven consecutive league losses to Arsenal that stretched back to a 1-1 draw at Highbury on November 20, 2004.


LAST MEETING


September 25: Arsenal 2-3 West Bromwich Albion

Goals from Peter Odemwingie, Gonzalo Jara and Jerome Thomas handed Arsenal a shock first league defeat of the season.

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Editor's Prediction

Last Five Matches

Head To Head

West Bromwich Albion

Arsenal

Wins
0
1
4
Wins

Betting & Predictions

Reader's Predictions

West Bromwich Albion FC WBA
West Bromwich Albion FC West Bromwich Albion
Draw
Arsenal FC ARS
Arsenal FC Arsenal
89%

Top 3 Predictions

West Bromwich Albion FC WBA
1 - 3
Arsenal FC ARS
West Bromwich Albion FC WBA
0 - 3
Arsenal FC ARS
West Bromwich Albion FC WBA
0 - 2
Arsenal FC ARS

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