Shane Long and fellow new recruit Nikica Jelavic both scored in Hull City's 2-0 win over Sunderland.
Shane Long notched his first goal as a member of Hull City, and it would be enough to see out a draw at home with Tottenham in a 1-1 final.
Hull City have doubled up on solutions to their striking woes with today's news that Shane Long has joined the club and fellow new forward Nikica Jelavic.
Shane Long came close to equalizing and earning West Brom a point away from home but Artur Boruc denied him in the final moments.
Hull City deny reports that they have agreed to terms with West Brom striker Shane Long.
Hull City manager Steve Bruce admitted he'd still like to sign forward Shane Long if West Brom make him available in the January transfer window.
Shane Long scored twice in the opening eleven minutes to put West Bromwich Albion up 2-0, but a late rally from Aston Villa along with missed chances to put the game to bed resulted in a disappointing 2-2 draw for the Baggies.
The Shane Long-to-Hull saga was a bit of a disaster for all parties in August but that hasn't deterred the rumor from surfacing again.
Still on the hunt for goals, West Brom has been linked with a concrete loan offer for Udinese forward Matej Vydra.
West Brom, looking for a physical option at forward as a back-up to Shane Long and Nicholas Anelka are investigating bringing in Stoke forward Kenwyne Jones to fill the gap.
Steve Clarke has his big name forward to replace Romelu Lukaku as WBA announces that they have made Nicholas Anelka their highest paid player.
West Brom needs a forward in a big way and their desperation to replace Romelu Lukaku's goals has reportedly led them to conversations with Nicholas Anelka.
West Bromwich Albion have shifted their attention from Arouna Kone and Ola Toivonen to Colombian Macnelly Torres and Czech Matej Vydra.
With Romelu Lukaku gone and Peter Odemwingie fading, the Baggies may be looking to Holland for a long-sought-after target in Ola Toivonen.