West Brom v Arsenal - JG Preview

13/14: Arsenal 1-0 West Bromwich Albion - Olivier Giroud
Olivier Giroud scores against West Brom

The Gunners take on West Brom at The Hawthorns on Saturday in their Premier League fixture.

You can find out more about their opponents below:


West Brom Full name: West Bromwich Albion
Manager: Tony Pulis
Club colours: White shirts, navy shorts, navy socks
Nickname:The Baggies


Three facts about West Brom:

  • West Brom have registered just two wins in their 18 Premier League meetings with Arsenal (D3 L13), and are without a win against the Gunners in the last nine top-flight clashes.
  • The Gunners have scored in every one of those 18 Premier League games against West Brom, the longest 100% scoring record of any side against a single opponent in Premier League history.
  • West Brom have averaged 0.5 points per game against Arsenal in the Premier League, their joint-lowest return against any side they've met more than twice.


Sadio Berahino West BromStar man: Sadio Berahino
The English striker is the man Arsenal's defence need to watch out for. Blessed with great pace and a eye for goal, Berahino will be thirsty for goals.