Championship: West Bromwich Albion overcomes Bristol City 3-0

WEST BROMWICH. West Bromwich Albion was eventually too much to handle for Bristol City.

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WEST BROMWICH. West Bromwich Albion was finally too much to handle for Bristol City with the goal of J. Hugill (8′), J. Hugill (42′) and K. Grant (52′).

The match was held at the The Hawthorns Stadium in West Bromwich on Saturday and this began at 2:00 pm local time. The referee was Joshua Smith with the assistance of Jonathan Hunt and Samuel Lewis. The 4th official was Keith Stroud. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was cold around 11.1 degrees Celsius or 51.98 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 73%.​

Match Statistics

West Bromwich Albion was in firm control of the ball 55% while Bristol City was struggling with a 45% ball possession.

West Bromwich Albion was more aggressive with 51 dangerous attacks and 24 shots of which 10 were on target. Which is one of the reasons West Bromwich Albion won the match.

West Bromwich Albion shot 24 times, 10 on target, 14 off target. On the other side, Bristol City shot 8 times, 3 on target, 5 off target.

Cards

West Bromwich Albion received 1 yellow card (). On the other side, Bristol City received 2 yellow cards (J. Dasilva and D. Simpson).

After this match, West Bromwich Albion will have 25 points to stay in the 3rd place. On the other side, Bristol City will stay with 16 points to stay in the 16th place.

Match Events

  • 8'
    8'

    J. Hugill

  • 23'
    23'

    C. Pring

    N. Baker

  • 33'
    33'

    D. Simpson

    G. Tanner

  • 42'
    42'

    K. Bartley

    D. Furlong

  • 45'
    45'

    J. Dasilva

  • 52'
    52'

    K. Grant

  • 61'
    61'

    C. Robinson

    M. Phillips

  • 64'
    64'

    G. Diangana

    K. Grant

  • 64'
    64'

    C. O\'Dowda

    J. Dasilva

  • 67'
    67'

    D. Simpson

  • 82'
    82'

    K. Bryan

    M. Clarke

  • 85'
    85'

    A. Reach

    C. Townsend

  • 87'
    87'

    T. Bakinson

    H. Massengo

Next matche

In the upcoming Championship match, West Bromwich Albion will play away with Fulham on the 30th of October with a 6-2 head to head in favor of Fulham (8 draws).

Bristol City will host Barnsley on the 30th of October with a 10-4 head to head record in favor of Bristol City (6 draws).

West Bromwich Albion: Formation and Lineups

West Bromwich Albion started with an extremely aggressive line-up (3-4-3).

The manager Valérien Ismaël chose to play with the following team: Sam Johnstone (6.8), Semi Ajayi (6.4), Kyle Bartley (7.6), Matthew Clarke (6.8), Darnell Furlong (8.1), Robert Snodgrass (6.8), Jayson Molumby (7.4), Conor Townsend (7.1), Matt Phillips (7.1), Jordan Hugill (6.4) and Karlan Grant (7.0).

Substitutions

West Bromwich Albion made 4 changes: M. Phillips for C. Robinson (61′), K. Grant for G. Diangana (64′), M. Clarke for K. Bryan (82′) and C. Townsend for A. Reach (85′).

Top player: Darnell Furlong

The player who no doubt impressed West Bromwich Albion the most was Darnell Furlong even if he didn’t score any goal.

His rating is (8.1) with 25 passes (76% accurate) and 2 key passes. He was won 6 duels out of 12. He performed 3 crosses.

Bristol City: Formation and Lineups

Bristol City started with a 3-1-4-2 line-up (3-1-4-2).

On the opposite side, Nigel Pearson played with: Daniel Bentley (6.7), Tomáš Kalas (6.4), Robert Atkinson (7.1), Nathan Baker (6.2), Matty James (6.6), George Tanner (6.4), Andreas Weimann (6.4), Han-Noah Massengo (6.3), Jay Dasilva (6.3), Chris Martin (7.2) and Nahki Wells (6.7).

Substitutions

Bristol City made 3 changes: N. Baker for C. Pring (23′), G. Tanner for D. Simpson (33′) and J. Dasilva for C. O’Dowda (64′).

Top player: Cameron Pring

Probably the most impressive player in Bristol City was Cameron Pring.

His rating is (7.3) with 28 passes (67% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 7 duels out of 9. He performed 1 cross.

His performance was notable also because he began the game from the bench before entering the field in the 23′.

Results of the day

These are the results of the day in the Championship

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