Youssouf Mulumbu regrets missed chance

Mulumbu regrets missed chance
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West Bromwich Albion midfielder Youssouf Mulumbu says that his side missed a great opportunity to beat Arsenal this afternoon.

West Bromwich Albion midfielder Youssouf Mulumbu believes that his side could have defeated Arsenal this afternoon had they not spurned a late chance to score on the counter-attack.

Mulumbu was one of Albion's standout players as they held the Gunners to a 1-1 draw at The Hawthorns, with Claudio Yacob and Jack Wilshere scoring either side of half time.

"We knew we were playing a great team, but we did very well," Mulumbu told Sky Sports News. "I think we had a great chance to score, Nicolas missed a great chance. We are really happy with point today. But we are a good team and now we need to focus on the next game.

"We're strong defensively and were waiting for the counter, but I think we missed a late chance to score and that's why we drew today. We started poorly in the first two games but we work as a team and we're really strong now."

Steve Clarke's men find themselves in 12th position in the Premier League table, having already picked up a memorable victory against Manchester United this season.

West Bromwich Albion's Scottish manager Steve Clarke awaits kick off in the English Premier League football match between West Bromwich Albion and Swansea City at The Hawthorns in West Bromwich, central England, on September 1, 2013
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