Result: Gardner gives WBA narrow derby win
Result: Gardner gives WBA narrow derby win
West Bromwich Albion secure a narrow 1-0 win over local rivals Aston Villa in their Premier League derby at The Hawthorns.
Reaction
Gareth McAuley of West Bromwich Albion in action during the Barclays Premier League match against Cardiff City on October 13, 2014
West Bromwich Albion's Gareth McAuley 'relieved' with "massive" win over Villa
Gareth McAuley admits that he and his West Bromwich Albion teammates are 'relieved' to have ended their five-game winless run against Aston Villa.
Dec 15, 08:00
WBA player Craig Gardner celebrates his goal with manager Alan Irvine during the Barclays Premier League match between West Bromwich Albion and Aston Villa at The Hawthorns on December 13, 2014
Craig Gardner: 'Win over Aston Villa can galvanise West Bromwich Albion'
West Bromwich Albion midfielder Craig Gardner believes that the team's win over Aston Villa can galvanise the club following a run of poor form in the Premier League.
Dec 15, 00:41
Manager Alan Irvine of West Brom looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Southampton and West Bromwich Albion at St Mary's Stadium on August 23, 2014
Alan Irvine: 'Saido Berahino responded well to being dropped'
West Bromwich Albion manager Alan Irvine says that striker Saido Berahino has reacted well to being dropped to the bench in recent weeks.
Dec 14, 11:57
WBA player Craig Gardner celebrates his goal with manager Alan Irvine during the Barclays Premier League match between West Bromwich Albion and Aston Villa at The Hawthorns on December 13, 2014
Craig Gardner: 'Our win over Aston Villa was for Alan Irvine'
West Bromwich Albion midfielder Craig Gardner reveals that he and his teammates were determined to beat Aston Villa to ease the growing pressure on boss Alan Irvine.
Dec 14, 05:35
WBA player Craig Gardner celebrates his goal with manager Alan Irvine during the Barclays Premier League match between West Bromwich Albion and Aston Villa at The Hawthorns on December 13, 2014
Alan Irvine hails "model pro" Craig Gardner
Alan Irvine says that West Brom hero Craig Gardner deserves the headlines for his match-winning performance in the 1-0 win over Aston Villa.
Dec 13, 22:39
Manager Alan Irvine of West Brom looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Southampton and West Bromwich Albion at St Mary's Stadium on August 23, 2014
Alan Irvine pleased with West Bromwich Albion win
Alan Irvine says that he was pleased with West Bromwich Albion's performance following their win over local rivals Aston Villa in the Premier League.
Dec 13, 17:51
Saido Berahino of West Brom celebrates scoring his second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between West Bromwich Albion and Sunderland at The Hawthorns on August 16, 2014
Alan Irvine withdrawn on Saido Berahino future
West Brom manager Alan Irvine is not forthcoming when asked about the future of Saido Berahino following the 1-0 derby victory over Aston Villa in the Premier League.
Dec 13, 17:50
Paul Lambert, manager of Aston Villa gives instructions during the Barclays Premier League match between Liverpool and Aston Villa at Anfield on January 18, 2014
Paul Lambert disappointed with West Midlands derby loss
Paul Lambert expresses his disappointment following 10-man Aston Villa's narrow loss against local rivals West Bromwich Albion at The Hawthorns.
Dec 13, 17:21
WBA player Craig Gardner celebrates his goal with manager Alan Irvine during the Barclays Premier League match between West Bromwich Albion and Aston Villa at The Hawthorns on December 13, 2014
Craig Gardner: 'I'm delighted for Alan Irvine'
West Brom midfielder Craig Gardner says that he is "delighted" for under-fire manager Alan Irvine after the Baggies secure a 1-0 Premier League win against Aston Villa.
Dec 13, 17:20
The Match
Player Ratings
Sports Mole takes a closer look at the players' performances in West Brom's hard-fought 1-0 win at home to 10-man Aston Villa.
Analysis
Sports Mole takes a closer look at West Brom's narrow 1-0 win over 10-man Aston Vila at The Hawthorns.
Match Report
West Bromwich Albion secure a narrow 1-0 win over local rivals Aston Villa in their Premier League derby at The Hawthorns.
Live Commentary
Relive Sports Mole's live text commentary of West Brom's crucial 1-0 win at home to 10-man Aston Villa at The Hawthorns.
HT Report
West Bromwich Albion and 10-man Aston Villa are halfway towards a goalless draw in their Premier League derby at The Hawthorns.
Team News
West Bromwich Albion make two changes for their game against Aston Villa, with Victor Anichebe and Youssouf Mulumbu making way for Brown Ideye and Silvestre Varela.
Preview
Sports Mole previews the Midlands derby between West Brom and Aston Villa at The Hawthorns, in which crucial Premier League points and local bragging rights are at stake.
Head to Head
Jan 29, 2014 7.45pm
Aston Villa
4-3
West Brom
Weimann (13'), Bacuna (25'), Delph (38'), Benteke (64' pen.)
Holt (89')
Brunt (4'), Delph (9' og.), Mulumbu (44')
Lugano (68'), Brunt (70'), Olsson (87')
Nov 25, 2013 8pm
West Brom
2-2
Aston Villa
Long (3', 11')
Mulumbu (53')
El Ahmadi (67'), Westwood (77')
Clark (86'), Agbonlahor (93')
Jan 19, 2013 5.30pm
West Brom
2-2
Aston Villa
Brunt (49'), Odemwingie (84')
Olsson (21'), Lukaku (44'), Dorrans (62')
Agbonlahor (31'), Benteke (12')
Agbonlahor (21'), Lichaj (58'), Lowton (61')
Sep 30, 2012 4pm
Apr 28, 2012 3pm



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