Just a couple of hours after signing with West Bromwich Albion, Rickie Lambert was given a start in their friendly with Bristol Rovers and promptly scored two goals as the Baggies would win, 0-4.
West Bromwich Albion have signed Rickie Lambert from Liverpool on a two-year deal.
Welsh defender James Chester has moved to West Brom on a permanent deal after his Hull City side were relegated to the Championship.
West Bromwich Albion have signed defender James Chester for fee believed to be in the region of $13 million from Championship side Hull City.
James Morrison scored the opener and the third and was joined by Victor Anichebe and Stephane Sessegnon as West Brom cruised to a 4-1 victory over Huddersfield Town on Saturday in pre-season action.
WBA starters v STFC: Myhill; Gardner, McAuley, Lescott, Brunt; McClean, Fletcher ©, Morrison, McManaman; Anichebe, Berahino #wba #COYB
Brown Ideye scored a late strike to give West Brom a 2-1 win over the Richmond Kickers.
West Brom made it 2 pre-season wins from three as last seasons’ top scorer Saido Berahino marked his return from injury with a goal before Brown Ideye grabbed the winner with less than 10 minutes to go.
West Brom have been boosted by the news that Saido Berahino will travel with the squad on their tour of the US suggesting the striker is on schedule to recover from a knee ligament injury in time for the start of the new PL season.
West Bromwich Albion have announced that holding midfielder Claudio Yacob has signed a two-year extension at the club.
Tony Pulis is reportedly looking for a new front man and may have found that man in the form of former Newcastle and Chelsea forward Demba Ba.
Tony Pulis has nabbed his second Wigan winger in as many transfer windows with the acquisition of James McClean from the Latics on a three year deal with a club option for a fourth.
Injury has forced Saido Berahino out of this summer’s Under-21 European Championships after the West Brom striker picked up a knee problem in training on Wednesday.
Tony Pulis is targeting his second Wigan player this year with the Republic of Ireland winger James McClean believed to be on his way to the Hawthorns.
Leicester City are after Hull City defender James Chester.