West Brom and Blackburn Rovers are two sides at the opposite end of the spectrum right now: the Baggies remain unbeaten so far this season, whilst Blackburn have already been defeated twice.

Blackburn will most likely be aiming for a solid mid-table finish this season, whereas Albion are undoubtedly seeking promotion, but if the latter want that to happen, three points need to be picked up soon, before heads start to drop.

A draw simply won’t do – there has to be more urgency from the players, and the game against Blackburn at the weekend is a chance to show just that.

As for the two teams, West Brom have a much stronger side overall, but there are a few areas that Blackburn Rovers show great strength in, which makes the concept of a combined eleven an interesting one.

With that said, let’s see what a merged squad would look like: