Date: 9th January 2020 at 8:00pm
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Jay Rodriguez’s time at West Brom was short, yet the former Southampton attacker sure made an impact at the Baggies in what was a turbulent two seasons for the winger.

As stats from Transfermakrt show, the 30-year-old forward was fairly prolific during his time at West Brom, with Rodriguez scoring 33 goals and assisting another eight in 90 appearances for the Albion, winning the attacker a move back to the Premier League with hometown club Burnley.

Do West Brom need to spend in January?

Yes, the squad needs that extra something

Yes, the squad needs that extra something

No, we're sorted for now

No, we're sorted for now

Although the attacker has been okay for the Clarets since joining in the summer, Rodriguez has found it hard to nail a first-team spot in Sean Dyche’s XI, making just five league starts as stats from Transfermarkt show, and this lack of playing time has alerted West Brom rivals Aston Villa about a potential January move for the attacker as reported by The Atheltic.

With Rodriguez still in good standing with West Brom supporters, and even scoring a controversial goal against the Villians, fans on social media weren’t sold on their former attacker joining Aston Villa. Here’s what some had to say on Twitter about a potential deal…

Rodriguez’s 22 goals last season for West Brom aided the Albion to the Championship play-offs, yet his handball goal against Villa will always be the one supporters remember the fondest.

 

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