In the 1924/25 season the Baggies
played on three consecutive days, December 25, 26 and 27, against Manchester City and Notts County away and Manchester City at home.
But while the non-Leaguers were brushed aside 6-0 by the rampant Baggies
, Cheltenham put up more of a fight before finally going down to two second-half goals.
boss insists it is essential his players are not distracted by rumours of results elsewhere as they seek the win over Portsmouth which is vital to sustain their survival hopes.
striker Paul Peschisolido is definitely not on the Hawthorns' Christmas card list.
Alison Bloom, the attorney for the Granicys, noted that Noftsier earlier said he saw plastic baggies
AS ALBION prepare to travel to Burnley, writer JOSEPH CHAPMAN takes a look at the player battles the Baggies
need to win to leave Turf Moor with maximum points.
Dear Editor, - I have been very lucky in getting Baggies
Captain Darren Purse to dontate a football signed (not printed) by all of the Baggies
WEST BROM manager Bryan Robson chalked up the first win in his 11th match in charge of the Baggies
- their second in all competitions this season - with a Robert Earnshaw-inspired victory at Preston.
Brummie Hughes was a sensation in his first spell with the Baggies
after being snapped up from non-League Kidderminster in 1997.
The all-Bedworth showpiece went virtually to the last peg before Griffiths claimed the scalp of Snowy Brown, who had notched up a similar success in the last four to book Baggies
, last year's runner-up, a final spot.
Andre Wisdom Improved defensively, but Baggies
fans want to see him offer more going forward.
The Rotary Club of West Bromwich, which held the collection, praised Baggies
fans for donating the cash, which will be matched pound for pound by the club.