West Brom head coach Slaven Bilic admits his team are in a mini crisis – despite still heading the Sky Bet Championship table after six games without a win.
West Brom’s winless run stretched to six games as the Sky Bet Championship leaders suffered a 1-0 defeat at home to Stoke.
Former Manchester United defender Steve Bruce has backed moves by the Scottish Football Association to ban players under 12 years old from heading the ball in training.
West Brom have been boosted by the return of Nathan Ferguson ahead of their Championship clash with Stoke on Monday night.
Slaven Bilic was frustrated his West Brom side failed to open a bigger gap at the top of the Championship following the 2-2 draw at Charlton.
An own goal by keeper Sam Johnstone denied West Brom victory but Slaven Bilic’s side still returned to the top of the Sky Bet Championship following a 2-2 draw with Charlton at the Valley.
Charlton will be without Lyle Taylor for the visit of West Brom.
West Brom manager Slaven Bilic felt his side were more than worthy winners after beating Charlton 1-0 in the FA Cup third round at the Valley.
Kenneth Zohore’s first-half winner booked West Brom an FA Cup fourth-round spot at the expense of Championship rivals Charlton with a 1-0 success at The Valley.
Injury-hit Charlton could turn to a clutch of academy talents again for the FA Cup clash with West Brom.
Leeds boss Marcelo Bielsa has confirmed on-loan Arsenal striker has been recalled by the Premier League club following Wednesday’s 1-1 draw at West Brom.