- Wed Nov 22 1:50 PM
Everton and West Brom are among the five clubs who have pressed the panic button early – because their owners fear they could do a Sunderland and drop like a stone if relegated Five Premier League managers have lost their jobs so far this season before we are a third of the way in, and looking at...
- Tue Nov 21 4:00 PM
Grab your thinking cap. It’s time for a few teasers on Tony Pulis • Sports quiz of the week: World Cup losers, Ashes winners and a promise Tony Pulis spent eight of his first nine season as a senior player at Bristol Rovers. Which club he did represent in the other season (the 1981–82 campaign)?...
- Tue Nov 21 8:12 AM
Today’s tell-all is an insect in amber Poor Tony Pulis. The former West Bromwich Albion manager had barely cleared his locker of chewing gum and club shop caps before a line of potential successors started forming at the Hawthorns. Right at the front, jostling to get a closer look at Claudio Yaco...
- Mon Nov 20 8:08 PM
West Bromwich Albion turned to Tony Pulis when they were in danger of the drop but after three years of uninspiring football and a £40m summer outlay, the club’s fans and owners expected progress The signs were ominous. The conspicuous presence of Guochuan Lai, West Bromwich Albion’s usually abse...
- Mon Nov 20 10:13 AM
• Pulis leaves with club one point and one place above relegation zone • Assistant coach Gary Megson to take temporary charge Tony Pulis has been sacked as the manager of West Bromwich Albion, with Gary Megson set to take charge on a temporary basis. A 4-0 defeat at home by Chelsea on Saturday ex...
- Mon Nov 20 8:30 AM
’s top-four focus for Spurs is telling, Callum Wilson is making up for lost time and can Paul Pogba yet be compared with Steven Gerrard
? After challenging for the title for the past couple of seasons, it was significant to hear Hugo Lloris
contemplate looking over Tottenham Hotspur’s s...
- Sun Nov 19 9:16 PM
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- Sun Nov 19 4:50 PM
• Baggies are without a Premier League win since August • Supporters disgruntled with manager’s style of football For years Tony Pulis has been the safest managerial bet in the Premier League. But that seems to be changing. The fact now facing West Bromwich Albion’s Chinese owners, led by Guochau...
- Sun Nov 19 10:00 AM
The Stoke striker, who faces Brighton on Monday, was labelled West Brom’s answer to Harry Kane but is yet to score for his club. Will his touch ever return? It’s a long time, 2, 159 minutes. Exactly enough to fit in Beverly Hills Cop and all four Indiana Jones movies, plus the Godfather, Toy Stor...
- Sat Nov 18 5:04 PM
Tony Pulis is on the brink of losing his job after the West Bromwich Albion supporters repeatedly called for him to be sacked during a humiliating defeat against Chelsea that was witnessed by Guochuan Lai, the club’s Chinese owner. “We want Pulis out‚“ was the message from a fanbase that is no lo...
- Fri Nov 17 10:48 PM
Tony Pulis has been unfortunate with signings he hoped would gel but more disquiet in the stands against Chelsea could mean curtains for the manager At times it was difficult to know whether Tony Pulis was mounting a robust defence of his record, or just determined to get in a few pre-emptive str...
- Fri Nov 17 5:12 PM
Tony Pulis will have welcomed the international break to give him time to mastermind an upturn in form but, with the champions in town, one wonders whether the Welshman needed longer to prepare. Antonio Conte has fond memories of the Hawthorns after Chelsea secured the title their last season and...
- Fri Nov 17 3:20 PM
• Brazil defender could face West Bromwich Albion after being dropped • ‘His exclusion was a technical decision’ insists Antonio Conte David Luiz
will be in the Chelsea squad to face West Bromwich Albion this weekend, Antonio Conte has confirmed. The Chelsea manager said the Brazilian will be con...
- Thu Nov 16 6:08 PM
The table doesn’t lie but teams such as Burnley and Brighton are exceeding all expectations while Swansea and Everton have disappointed badly. Here’s how the 20 sides rank based on early-season health and vigour They say the league table never lies, and this is of course true. What they don’t tel...