West Brom moved to within four points of automatic promotion back to the Premier League with a 2-0 victory over Aston Villa in the West Midlands derby.

The Baggies survived an early scare after Tammy Abraham’s loose touch allowed Sam Johnstone to smother the effort from the Villa forward, before going ahead four minutes before half time.

Hal Robson-Kanu rose highest to guide a smart header over Lovre Kalinic in the Villa goal for his fourth goal of the season, before Jay Rodriguez’s strike from range doubled the away side’s lead on the stroke of half time.

Villa had the lions share of possession in the second half as they pushed for an equaliser, and Abraham came close to pulling a goal back for Dean Smith’s side, but his glanced his header wide.

The Baggies remain fourth in the Championship after inflicting a second straight defeat on their West Midland rivals, and here’s how we rated Darren Moore’s side.