West Brom v Arsenal - JG Preview

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Arsenal travel to West Bromwich Albion on Saturday for what is shaping up to be another important game as the Premier League season nears its climax.

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Arsenal welcome West Bromwich Albion to Emirates Stadium for what is shaping up to be a crucial clash in the Premier League.

You can find out more about our opponents below.


West Bromwich Albion Full name: West Bromwich AlbionHead coach: Steve ClarkeClub colours: Dark blue and white striped shirts, white shorts, white socksNickname(s): The Baggies


Three facts about West Brom:

  • Winger Jerome Thomas started his career at Arsenal
  • The Baggies were the first team to stay in the Premier League having been bottom at Christmas
  • West Brom are on course for their highest ever Premier League finish


Romelu Lukaku West Bromwich AlbionSTAR MAN Romelu LukakuThe Belgian international striker has impressed this season, combining physicality and hard work with the ability to finish clinically. Still only 19 years old, the on-loan Chelsea star is the Baggies' top goalscorer this season, having found the net 13 times in the Premier League. Arsenal's defenders will have a tough job on their hands to keep Lukaku quiet on Saturday.