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.


No final day drama as Baggies go down with pride restored

Published on: Author: Jon Want

The hopes of a miracle escape were finally dashed on Tuesday evening as Southampton beat Swansea City at the Liberty Stadium to confirm Albion’s inevitable relegation, albeit much later than we all expected. While Darren Moore might not have saved the Baggies from the drop, he has certainly saved the season.

Albion’s Premier League Season Comparison – 37 games

Published on: Author: Jon Want

As I walked out of the Hawthorns on Saturday evening with the echoes of the Great Escape theme tune in my ears for the first time this season, I couldn’t help think that someone was watching over Darren Moore’s Baggies as yet another incredible result had been achieved.

Baggies travel to the north east clinging to hope

Published on: Author: Jon Want

Albion’s relegation could be confirmed this weekend irrespective of their result, but the faithful will travel to St James’s Park in the knowledge that, at least, a sense of pride has been restored this season, even if it is too late to affect the outcome.