Champions Chelsea had the second-least number of days lost from injury, while relegated Sunderland had the most. That tells you a lot.
West Brom's season was very much in three parts, a poor beginning and end bookmarked by a four-month spell from November to February that ultimately resulted in a successful season with a top-half finish.
Rating out of 10: 8
West Brom's 2-1 win over Leicester at the King Power stadium was what really kickstarted their season. Matt Phillips had looked short on confidence following his summer move from Queens Park Rangers, but his assist and then winning goal in this fixture seemed to ignite...
West Brom's season ended for the second consecutive year with a nine-match winless run, having surrendered a one-goal lead at the Liberty Stadium to fall to another defeat. It was a match that pretty much sums up West Brom's run since they hit 40 points: They created decent opportunities without taking advantage of them and were then let down by defensive lapses at the back.
For around 70 minutes, West Brom seemed very well suited to the five-at-the-back system that Tony Pulis decided...
MANCHESTER, England -- Three quick thoughts from Manchester City's 3-1 Premier League win over West Bromwich Albion at the Etihad on Tuesday night.
1. De Bruyne takes Man City toward Champions League
The double Champions League winner seems bound for the Champions League. Pep Guardiola has almost avoided the ignominy of finishing fifth and experiencing life in the Europa League. Manchester City cruised past West Bromwich Albion. They need to avoid defeat at Watford on Sunday to be mathematically...
West Brom ended their home season with a fourth consecutive 1-0 loss, with Michy Batshuayi's late goal enough to secure Chelsea the Premier League title at The Hawthorns. West Brom were far from outplayed and were in the game throughout, defending well and looking dangerous on the counter attack. However as has been the case in this late part of the season, Tony Pulis' side lacked quality in the final third to get what they deserved from the game.
Sam Field was giving a second successive...
WEST BROMWICH, England -- Three quick thoughts from Chelsea's 1-0 victory over West Bromwich Albion on Friday night at The Hawthorns, which sees the West London club win their second Premier League title in three seasons.
1. Batshuayi the unlikely hero for champions Chelsea
It has taken a while for Michy Batshuayi to repay his £33 million transfer fee at Chelsea, but it is all about timing, and the Belgian forward's 82nd-minute winner against West Brom at The Hawthorns earned him the distinction...