West Brom 2 – 1 Arsenal. Santi Carzola misses a late penalty as West Brom snatch a narrow victory, with a Mikel Arteta own goal giving them all three points. 686 more words
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When I was a child, I used to think that people wearing poppies were going to weddings.
Of course in the 1960s, there were a lot of sprightly 70year olds who had memories of World War One. 506 more words
West Bromwich Albion midfielder James McClean again opted to wear a shirt without a poppy in their game against Manchester United.
Tony Pulis’ side faced the daunting task a trip to Old Trafford, and all the players on the pitch followed the example of the rest of the league by wearing a poppy emblem on their jersey, barring James McClean. 318 more words
West Brom winger James McClean has once again refused to wear a shirt embroidered with a poppy this weekend.
The Republic of Ireland international has reiterated his stance that the poppy: “stands for all the conflicts that Britain has been involved in, and where I come from in Derry, I cannot wear something that represents that.” 756 more words