Tony Pulis could have been forgiven for thinking the worse when his side travelled to title challengers Tottenham on Monday night without first-choice goalkeeper Ben Foster and the rejuvenated Saido Berahino.
Ben Foster came up with one of the best games of his career in a 0-0 draw against Sunderland to earn West Brom a point on the road.
Ben Foster got his first start of the season in the Premier League and marked the occasion with a clean sheet over rivals Aston Villa.
Ben Foster returned for cup matches and was healthy enough for the bench in midweek leaving open the question of when he will resume his role as the Baggies' number one.
Tony Pulis has confirmed that Ben Foster suffered a "minor setback" in his recovery from knee surgery and the Baggies’ goalkeeper is not expected to make a return to first team duties until December.
West Brom goalkeeper Ben Foster will continue his recovery from a ruptured ACL by taking part in a charity cycle ride from London to Paris, a 500km route spread over 4-days.
Tony Pulis will be missing only Ben Foster as his team heads to the Emirates for the final match of the 2014-15 season.
West Brom has been rocked by the news that goalkeeper Ben Foster will miss the remainder of the season after further tests revealed the England international has torn his anterior cruciate ligament ruling him out for between 6-9 months.
Tony Pulis has confirmed goalkeeper Ben Foster will need a scan to determine the extent of the injury he picked up on Saturday during the narrow win over Stoke at the Hawthorns.
Ben Foster has seen his price dip in recent weeks due to some poor performances, so while West Brom's defending has been sub par as of late, he presents a budget option at the keeper position with a home game against Swansea City this gameweek.
Ben Foster was solid in what history tells us will be the first of many 1-0 victories in 2015.
West Brom earn a 1-0 victory over Leicester off an own goal from Esteban Cambiasso.
Ben Foster returned to training following a minor calf problem and Alan Irvine will have to decide between he and Boaz Myhill for the visit of Crystal Palace.
West Brom have become early relegation candidates after struggling once again and losing 2-0 to Everton.