It’s safe to say the Baggies have had an inconsistent start to the Premier League campaign.
Early victories against Bournemouth and Burnley have been followed up with three draws and two defeats. Those three draws have come at home to Stoke, West Ham and Watford, three teams we really should be beating if we are to improve on last season’s points tally.
So what’s the reason behind it? Most felt we had arguably our best ever transfer window in the summer, however it’s no secret that the club missed out on a few prime targets.
Is missing out on some of these the reason why we haven’t had as good a start to this campaign as we would have hoped?
I’ve listed six players who we were heavily linked with over the summer. Who do you think from the following would have made a difference to the club’s average start to the campaign?