|West Bromwich Albion:||Sam Johnstone, Darnell Furlong, Kyle Bartley, Dara O’Shea, Conor Townsend, Matt Phillips (Grady Diangana, min.72), Okay Yokuslu, Ainsley Maitland-Niles, Conor Gallagher, Matheus Pereira (Branislav Ivanovic, min.79) and Mbaye Diagne (Hal Robson-Kanu, min.83)|
|Brighton & Hove Albion:||Robert Sanchez, Joel Veltman, Ben White (Jakub Moder, min.84), Lewis Dunk, Dan Burn, Pascal Gross, Alexis MacAllister (Adam Lallana, min.46), Yves Bissouma, Aaron Connolly (Danny Welbeck, min.61), Leandro Trossard and Neal Maupay|
|Goals:||Kyle Bartley (1-0, min. 11)|
West Brom snatched all three points from Brighton & Hove Albion in a 1-0 victory on Saturday, at The Hawthorns. West Bromwich Albion were looking for a victory following a disappointing 0-0 draw with Burnley in their previous game. Brighton & Hove Albion, on the other hand, were beaten 2-1 in the previous match against Crystal Palace. As the table looks today, West Bromwich Albion are in 19th place, with 17 points from 26 matches, while Brighton & Hove Albion sit in 16th, with 26 points from 26.
West Bromwich Albion dominated the first half, thanks to Kyle Bartley opening the scoring in the 11th minute, thereby seeing the first half to a 1-0. The second half ended with little further action at either end and goalless.
Both managers used all substitutions. For West Bromwich Albion Grady Diangana, Branislav Ivanovic and Hal Robson-Kanu came on for Matt Phillips, Matheus Pereira and Mbaye Diagne, while Brighton brought on Adam Lallana, Danny Welbeck and Jakub Moder to replace Alexis MacAllister, Aaron Connolly and Ben White.
No cards were presented on the game sheet.
West Bromwich Albion next face Newcastle United and Brighton & Hove Albion are at home to Leicester City.