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West Brom vs. Tottenham Hotspur 2016 live stream: game time, TV channels, and how to watch EPL online

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Get ready for some Pulisball. It could get ugly.

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Our long international nightmare is finally over and it’s time to get back to REAL football. Tottenham Hotspur have travelled to the Midlands to take on West Bromwich Albion at the Hawthorns, and they’re also set up to meet with an old friend. Nacer Chadli is now a Baggie, and it also looks like he’s found his scoring boots again too, with three goals in four games for Brom.

Nobody’s quite sure what kind of lineup Spurs will put out today. Son Heung-Min and Erik Lamela only got back to England yesterday, so it’s possible Mauricio Pochettino could rest both of them for Tuesday’s Champions League game against Bayer Leverkusen. Meanwhile, Harry Kane and Mousa Dembele are still out injured.

My best guess? Look for Vincent Janssen to step back in the starting XI, with Moussa Sissoko to play alongside Christian Eriksen and Dele Alli in the attacking band. But who knows — maybe Poche will throw in a few surprises.

We know West Brom’s going to sit back, absorb pressure, and hit on the counter, even at home. We know this because it’s Tony Pulis and we have ample prior evidence that supports this claim. It probably means an ugly match of football, but so long as Spurs can get that one goal they need, then an ugly slog is acceptable. Spurs didn’t win against West Brom all of last year. That needs to change.

COYS!

Lineups

How to Watch

Date/time: Saturday, October 15th, 2016, 3:00 p.m. (UK), 10:00 a.m. ET (USA)
Venue: The Hawthornes, West Bromwich, UK
Official: Kevin Friend
TV: NBCSN Live Extra (USA), not televised (UK), TSN1, TSNGO (Canada), Optus Sport (Australia), other listings at livesoccertv.com
Streaming: NBC Sports Live Extra (USA)
Radio: Audio streamed at tottenhamhotspur.com, also often at BBC Radio London, BBC Radio 5 Live, and TalkSport

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