Halfords LaneWelcome to jonwant.com!  I’m a lifelong Albion fan, an England fan and a lover of the beautiful game in general, as well as being a former referee.

I’ll be posting my thoughts on these subjects, and a few others on occasion, so feel free to get involved and tell me what you think.


Pulis goes “home” for game 1,000

Published on: Author: Jon Want
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It is, perhaps, somewhat fitting that Tony Pulis’s 1,000th game as a manager is against the club he led for almost half of those games (464), Stoke City. It is also fitting, and certainly encouraging for Baggies fans, that it is a fixture that he has never lost.

Hammers’ fans on their feet for Pulis’s last stand?

Published on: Author: Jon Want
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West Ham United visit the Hawthorns for the second time in just nine Premier League games on Saturday having hammered the Baggies 3-0 on their last visit in April. Like Albion, the Irons have jsut one Premier League victory to their name this season, a 1-0 home win over Albion’s latest vanquishers, Bournemouth, and are… Continue reading Hammers’ fans on their feet for Pulis’s last stand?