Arsenal were forced to settle for a point at the Hawthorns after a contentious late penalty was awarded to West Brom.
Matchday: Team News – Player Ratings – Match Highlights
Match: West Brom v Arsenal
Stadium: The Hawthorns
Kick-Off (GMT): Sun 31 Dec 16:30
What a frustrating way to end a frustrating year for Arsenal Football Club.
The Gunners were denied the final three points of the Premier League season by referee Mike Dean who awarded West Brom a hugely contentious penalty to equalise at the Hawthorns.
Calum Chambers was the apparent offender in an incident which left both Arsene Wenger and many of the Arsenal players furious.
- Arsenal must outmanoeuvre Galatasaray to win race for £2m ‘bargain’ transfer
- Arsenal reportedly set to sign free agent after impressive trial
- Arsenal have ‘concrete interest’ in signing Bayern Munich II star
The Gunners had led via a James McClean own goal after an Alexis Sanchez free-kick took a massive deflection off the winger.
But it wasn’t to be for the Gunners after Baggies’ frontman, Jay Rodriguez converted from the spot to force a draw in the final match of 2017.
Here are all the goals and best bits from the match: