West Brom could be one of the latest clubs to fall under the hands of foreign investors, as it is understood that Jeremy Peace is currently in negotiations with investors from all over the world in order to sell his 88% stake in the club.
West Brom have never been in a better position after having been a regular Premier League outfit for the last few years. Keen to take advantage of this position,Peace is expected to get a good price if he sells in this market. However, the speculation has rendered the position of manager Tony Pulis unstable.
West Brom’s disappointing end of season form continued after the team lost 3-2 to relegation threatened Leicester City at home.
In the previous season of the Premier League, West Bromwich Albion just barely managed to avoid the bottom relegation zone as the club leaded by Tony Pulis survived for another campaign by 3 points and their latest signing, Darren Fletcher is hoping he can help the club in their journey of surviving in the top tier English League.
West Brom parted company with manager Alan Irvine after the team managed to pick up only one win since the turn of November.
The former Everton coach did not have any previous managerial experience especially in the Premier League. In order to ensure the survival of the team in this league, the club have gone for an experienced name like Tony Pulis.
SaidoBerahino is attracting the attention of top European club as the 21 years old English forward has scored 7 Premier League goals in 9 appearances and has rescued West Bromwich Albion from falling into the lower spots of the Premier League.
The 21 years old forward has already scored more times in the English League than any other player of West Bromwich Albion in the entire last season. The stellar form of Berahino has drawed the interest of top clubs and it’s almost assured that he will be receiving offers in the January transfer window.
West Brom appear to be close to hitting the top form this season after managing a point against Crystal Palace in the latest league match. This point came after the club secured a 2-2 draw against Manchester United a few days ago. The team remained comfortably out of relegation trouble for the moment and a lot has to do with the form of striker Saido Berahino. The England under 21 international has come to prominence this campaign after having been a part of West Brom from the youth.
Stoke City conceded an early goal against Sunderland as they played each other in a match with a spot in the last 16 teams for the League Cup on the line but despite falling behind in the early stages of the match, the side of Mark Hughes overcame Sunderland as Stoke City score 2 goals which was just enough for the Potters to secure their spot in the next stages of the League Cup and one step closer on securing the title.
The Spanish defender Marc Muniesa scored both goals which gave Stoke City the triumph.
Not many people would have thought that the Serie A title holders Juventus, one of the best teams in the world, would be pushed to the limits by the A-League players in the pre-season game at ANZ Stadium, but, it happened.
A crowd of more than 50,000 which was mostly cheering for Juventus witnessed a thriller of a match yesterday night in Sydney. Had it not been for two goals in a space of 5 minutes towards the end, the Italian giants would have suffered an embarrassing upset.
West Brom recently appointed Alan Irvine as their new manager in place of Pepe Mel, who lasted only a few months at the club. He began his tenure at the club with a 2-1 win over Shrewsbury Town. Even though this was only a friendly match summer, Irvine stated that he is extremely happy to have got this victory. West Brom struggled with relegation throughout last season and they will be looking to avoid the same this time around. The club has a clean slate to begin with and Irvine says that this victory can bring a lot of positivity to the club.
West Bromwich Albion just barely managed to escape the bottom relegation zone during the previous season as they survived for another campaign and will be fighting to remain in the Premier League.
Even though they managed to avoid being demoted to another league, it did not change the fate of Pepe Mel who was sacked and removed from his role in West Bromwich Albion as he had to leave the club only 1 day after the season finalized.