Date: 5th October 2012 at 3:05pm
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Vital QPR takes a look at this Saturday’s opponents West Bromwich Albion

Facts & Figures


Founded: 1878

Nickname: The Baggies

Ground: The Hawthorns (26,484)

Manager : Steve Clarke

Selected Honours



Football League First Division Champions: 1919-20

Football League Second Division Champions: 1901-02, 1910-11, 2007-08

FA Cup Winners: 1888, 1892, 1931, 1954, 1968

League Cup Winners: 1966

Club Records



Record Attendance:  60,945 v Wolves, First Division, 4th March 1950

Record victory: 12-0 v Darwen,First Division, 4th April 1892

Record defeat: 3-10 v Stoke City, First Division, 4th February 1937

Record Buy: £4,500,000 rising to £6,500,000 million to Reading for Shane Long

Record Sale: £8,500,000 from Aston Villa for Curtis Davies

Record Appearances: 720 – Tony Brown

Record Goals: 279 – Tony Brown

Squad


Goalkeepers:

Ben Foster
Boaz Myhill
Luke Daniels

Defenders:

Steven Reid
Jonas Olsson
Goran Popov
Liam Ridgewell
Gareth McAuley
Gonzalo Jara
Billy Jones
Gabriel Tamas
Liam O`Neil

Midfielders:

Claudio Yacob
James Morrison
Chris Brunt
Jerome Thomas
Graham Dorrans
Youssuf Mulumbu
Zoltan Gera
George Thorne

Strikers:

Shane Long
Peter Odemwingie
Yassine El Ghanassy
Markus Rosenberg
Romelu Lukaku
Marc-Antoine Fortune

Last Five Fixtures


Draw: 1-1 v Aston Villa (a)
Loss: 1-2 v Liverpool (h)
Win: 1-0 v Reading (h)
Loss: 0-3 v Fulham (a)
Win: 2-0 v Everton (h)

Last Five Fixtures v QPR


WBA 1-0 v QPR on 14 Apr 12
QPR 1-1 WBA on 3 Dec 11
QPR 3-1 v WBA on 6 Mar 10
WBA 2-2 v QPR on 14 Dec 09
QPR 0-2 WBA on 4 May 08

 

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