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West Brom players apologise after allegedly stealing Barcelona taxi

West Brom’s Jonny Evans, Gareth Barry, Jake Livermore and Boaz Myhill have apologised after a taxi was stolen from outside a fast-food restaurant in Barcelona on Thursday. The quartet were interviewed but not arrested by Catalonia police during the early hours. The Premier League club are investigating the incident, which happened during a training trip. “We felt it important we identify ourselves out of respect for team-mates who otherwise could be implicated by association,” they said in a statement. West Brom and Northern Ireland captain Evans 30, former England midfielder…

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West Brom news: Club to investigate incident involving four senior players over alleged taxi theft

West Brom released a statement that they are investigating the incident on Friday Friday, February 16, 2018 West Brom have announced that they are investigating an incident involving four senior players into an alleged taxi theft during the club’s mid-winter training camp in Spain.  Police were called after the footballers were said to have driven off in the cab from a McDonald’s drive-through and abandoned it outside their luxury five-star Spanish hotel before going up to their bedrooms. In a statement, West Brom said: “The club can confirm that four senior…

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Chelsea 3-0 West Brom: Eden Hazard shines as Blues return to winning ways and Premier League top four

Chelsea eased the growing pressure on Antonio Conte and returned to the Premier League’s top four with a convincing 3-0 win over West Brom. Two goals from Eden Hazard and another from Victor Moses ended a run of five fixtures without victory, took them back above rivals Tottenham and up to fourth – and left 20th-placed West Brom seven points from safety. The visitors also remain five points behind Stoke, the team nearest to them in the table, and with 11 fixtures remaining are facing a battle for survival. Daniel…

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Hazard scores twice as Chelsea sweep aside West Brom

Chelsea eased the pressure on manager Antonio Conte with a comfortable win over West Bromwich Albion at Stamford Bridge. Conte’s Chelsea future has been placed under the harshest spotlight following heavy losses to Bournemouth and Watford – but a victory that takes them back up to fourth in the Premier League will ease those concerns for now. The Italian’s name was sung throughout by Chelsea’s fans in an obvious show of support, but Conte needed the brilliance of Eden Hazard to settle early uncertainty on the pitch and in the…

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Chelsea v West Brom confirmed line-ups: Morata on the bench

Chelsea will be looking to end a poor run of form with victory at home to West Brom on Monday night.  The Blues have lost their last two games and lie fifth in the Premier League table, with speculation surrounding manager Antonio Conte’s future at the helm gathering momentum.  Their opponents have their own form to worry about, however. West Brom are rooted to the bottom of the table and are seven points away from safety.  Chelsea midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko is unavailable for selection after picking up a red card in…

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West Brom boss Alan Pardew insists Jay Rodriguez will be considered for selection despite FA charge for striker

Rodriguez could face a ban of up to five games Friday, February 9, 2018 West Brom boss Alan Pardew will continue to pick Jay Rodriguez but insists the striker is angry about being charged by the Football Association. Rodriguez was accused of using racist language following a clash with Brighton’s Gaetan Bong, an allegation Pardew fears could follow the one-cap England player for the rest of his career. Bong accused the 28-year-old during Albion’s 2-0 Premier League win last month and Rodriguez was charged by the Football Association on Thursday….

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Alan Pardew wants improved contract for Jonny Evans at West Brom

West Brom boss Alan Pardew has urged the Baggies board to improve their contract offer to Jonny Evans. Albion rejected a deadline day bid, rising to £12million, from Arsenal with the Baggies determined to hold onto their captain late in the window. A new deal has been tentatively discussed this season, but Evans is unlikely to sign anything until the summer, when it will be clear which division Albion are in. The defender is understood to have a £3million relegation release clause in his current contract and the Baggies are…

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