WEST BROMWICH. West Bromwich Albion estinguishes Barnsley 4-0 with goals of K. Grant (37′ pen), A. Reach (40′), M. Clarke (52′) and K. Grant (60′). West Bromwich Albion was surely superior in terms of ball possession (65%) and that was among the factors of its victory.
K. Grant squandered a penalty (69′) for West Bromwich Albion.
The match was played at the The Hawthorns stadium in West Bromwich on Saturday and it started at 12:30 pm local time. The referee was Leigh Doughty with the help of Adrian Waters and Ian Cooper. The 4th official was Rebecca Welch. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was pleasant at 17.4 degrees Celsius or 63.37 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 56%.
West Bromwich Albion was in firm control of the ball 65% while Barnsley was struggling with a 35% ball possession.
Attitude and shots
West Bromwich Albion was more pushing with 67 dangerous attacks and 18 shots of which 6 were on target. This is one of the reasons why West Bromwich Albion won the match.
West Bromwich Albion shot 18 times, 6 on target, 12 off target. Regarding the opposition, Barnsley shot 3 times, 2 on target, 1 off target.
West Bromwich Albion didn’t receive any yellow card. On the opposite side, Barnsley received 2 yellow cards (M. Wolfe and M. Wolfe).
After this encounter, West Bromwich Albion will have 67 points to hold in the 10th place. Regarding the opposition, Barnsley will stay with 30 points to hold in the 24th place.
West Bromwich Albion – Formation
West Bromwich Albion started with a conservative line-up (4-4-2).
The manager Steve Bruce decided to play with the following team: .
West Bromwich Albion made 3 changes: S. Ajayi for C. Taylor (62′), J. Livermore for C. Robinson (71′) and J. Livermore for C. Robinson (71′).
Barnsley – Formation
Barnsley started with a 3-5-2 line-up (3-5-2).
Martin Devaney played with: .
Barnsley made 3 changes: W. Hondermarck for D. Benson (55′), C. Oduor for D. Bremang (60′) and C. Oduor for D. Bremang (61′).
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the Championship.
- AFC Bournemouth – Millwall – 1-0
- Birmingham City – Blackburn Rovers – 1-2
- Derby County – Cardiff City – 0-1
- Huddersfield Town – Bristol City – 2-0
- Hull City – Nottingham Forest – 1-1
- Luton Town – Reading – 1-0
- Peterborough United – Blackpool – 5-0
- Preston North End – Middlesbrough – 4-1
- Sheffield United – Fulham – 4-0
- Stoke City – Coventry City – 1-1
- Swansea City – Queens Park Rangers – 0-1
- West Bromwich Albion – Barnsley – 4-0