- Fri Feb 23 12:23 AM
Alan Pardew defended his decision to reinstate Jonny Evans
as West Bromwich Albion captain for Saturday's crunch contest against Huddersfield and attempted to draw a line on the taxi episode.
- Thu Feb 22 4:43 PM
did not captain West Bromwich Albion against Southampton in the FA Cup game on Saturday. Jonny Evans
is to be reinstated as West Bromwich Albion's captain after he was stripped of the honour last week for breaking curfew during a training camp in Barcelona. Evans did not captain West...
- Thu Feb 22 2:52 PM
The Baggies have decided to allow the Northern Ireland defender to retain the captain's armband following his breach of curfew in Spain
|That's some way off, wherever that is going, but he is contesting that,
said Pardew. He's been a great pro and he's very level-headed, so we haven't seen too much of a change in his attitude to training.
From that moment on we lost our belief, there's no doubt about that,
Pardew said. We lost our shape and our spirit to a degree.
Before you even ask will I speak to upstairs? Of course I will because it's getting difficult,
Gareth Barry won't make it,
said Pardew. Jonny Evans is a doubt - he's had a virus this week.