This week FootyMad's match preview focuses on the game between West Bromwich Albion and Sunderland at 15:00 on 23rd February 2013 in the Premier League.

Footymad preview History of the West Bromwich Albion v Sunderland fixture

West Bromwich Albion prepare to entertain Sunderland at The Hawthorns on Saturday afternoon, and hold the advantage on previous meetings between the two. Of the 71 games played, Baggies have recorded 35 wins, and Sunderland have come away with 18 victories.

The most recent encounter between these two sides at The Hawthorns was less than a year ago, in February 2012, as they swept to an impressive 4-0 win in a Premier League match.