Arsenal v West Brom - 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 Emirates Stadium on Thursday in their Premier League fixture.

You can find out more about their opponents below:

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

Three facts about West Brom:

  • The Gunners had been unbeaten in nine Premier League games against the Baggies before their defeat at the Hawthorns back in November (W7 D2).
  • West Bromwich Albion have won just one of their last 11 Premier League away games (W1 D5 L5).
  • West Brom have averaged lower than a goal a game under Tony Pulis in the Premier League (0.98 - 50 goals in 51 games).


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.