West Brom 0-1 Stoke City (28.08.2011) Live Commentary

90′
 
The second-half is over. The match ends 0 – 1.
90′
W.B.A. are coming forward and Youssouf Mulumbu gets in a strike, it misses the target, however.
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4 minutes will be added to the second half.
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That’s a fine assist from Ryan Shotton.
90′
 
Goal! Ryan Shotton gives Stoke a 1 – 0 lead.
81′
In West Bromwich, Youssouf Mulumbu in W.B.A. is presented with a shooting opportunity. But the strike is blocked by the covering defence.
80′
 
The home team have replaced James Morrison with Graham Dorrans. This is the third substitution made today by Roy Hodgson.
77′
 
Marc-Antoine Fortune is replacing Somen Tchoyi for W.B.A. at The Hawthorns.
76′
Somen Tchoyi for W.B.A. gets in a strike but fails to hit the target.
75′
 
Ryan Shotton is on as sub for Jermaine Pennant for Stoke.
68′
Dean Whitehead is back on his feet again.
67′
 
Tony Pulis (Stoke) is making a second substitution, with Danny Pugh replacing Matthew Etherington.
66′
 
Jerome Thomas is replacing Chris Brunt for the home team.
66′
 
Play is underway once more.
65′
 
Play has been temporarily suspended for attention to Dean Whitehead for Stoke who is writhing in pain on the pitch.
64′
In West Bromwich W.B.A. attack through Somen Tchoyi. The finish is off target, however.
63′
W.B.A. drive upfield and Youssouf Mulumbu gets in a shot. The strike is blocked by a Stoke defender.
61′
W.B.A. are pushing forward but Somen Tchoyi’s finish is wide of the goal.
51′
Mike Dean blows against W.B.A.’s Somen Tchoyi for offside.
46′
 
The second half has started at The Hawthorns.
45′
 
The first-half has ended.
45′
Jermaine Pennant of Stoke gets in a strike, but is off target.
45′
Shane Long for W.B.A. drives towards goal at The Hawthorns. But the finish is unsuccessful.
45′
 
At The Hawthorns the fourth official shows that 2 minutes will be added to the first half.
42′
Paul Scharner for W.B.A. is back on the field again.
37′
 
The away team have substituted Marc Wilson with Andy Wilkinson. Tony Pulis is thus making his first change.
37′
 
Play has been resumed.
36′
 
Mike Dean waits before resuming play because Marc Wilson for Stoke is still down.
36′
 
The match in West Bromwich is under way once more.
35′
 
Paul Scharner is down and play has been interrupted for a few moments.
27′
W.B.A.’s Chris Brunt gets his shot away but it misses the target.
24′
Marc Wilson for Stoke gets in a strike but fails to hit the target.
17′
Stoke’s Jonathan Walters misses with an attempt on goal.
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W.B.A. are pushing forward but Youssouf Mulumbu’s finish is wide of the goal.
13′
Somen Tchoyi for the home team is judged to be offside.
12′
W.B.A. push upfield and Shane Long gets his head to the ball. The attempt is cleared by an alert Stoke defence.
5′
Chris Brunt (W.B.A.) gets up for a header but cannot keep the ball on target.
1′
 
Today’s referee, Mike Dean, has blown to start the match.
 
A total of 22909 spectators is reported.
 
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W.B.A. have scored at least one goal for 7 consecutive matches.