Date: 25th May 2019 at 7:30am
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With plenty of disappointment in the West Bromwich Albion fanbase after the first team squad failed to match the owners’ ambitions and investment as we chased an automatic first return to the Premier League this season, and then failed via the Play-Off route, our new head coach search took an interesting turn this week as we were linked with Bundesliga gaffer Bruno Labbadia.

He was certainly a left field addition to the rumour mill when he was linked given the names we had seen, but to save overly repeating the story I’ll copy it in.

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As soon as the speculation begun given his record over in the German top flight, it was only going to be a matter of time before it gained traction on social media, and the reaction was as you’d expect with plenty being excited as the rediscovery of some real ambition at The Hawthorns down to those who felt it wouldn’t happen in a month of Sunday’s.

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