Brighton & Hove Albion v West Brom player ratings

Brighton & Hove Albion drew 0-0 with West Brom in the fourth round of the FA Cup at the Amex this afternoon. Here's how we rated the players of both teams.

Saturday, 26th January 2019, 4:06 pm
Updated Thursday, 7th February 2019, 7:14 pm
Action from Brighton's FA Cup tie with West Brom. Picture by PW Sporting Photography
Action from Brighton's FA Cup tie with West Brom. Picture by PW Sporting Photography

Both sides hit the woodwork in an open second half, as Brighton's Dale Stephens saw a shot hit a post while the Baggies' Tosin Adarbioyo headed against the bar at the other end.

Second clean sheet of the season. Comfortably saved Robson-Kanu header at the start of the second half and then pushed Adarbioyo close-range header against the bar.
Got up the pitch down the right to support Knockaert. Dependable as ever at the back.
Won several aerial challenges and tackles on the floor. Usual solid self at the back.
Debutant was Brighton's man of the match. Good interception stopped Hoolahan getting a shot away at the start of the second half. Solid throughout.
Switched to left-back for the game. Superb tackle stopped Harper getting a shot away.
Looked to get Brighton on the front foot. Dipping shot well saved by Bond.
Pulled the strings in the middle of the park in the first half. Curling shot pushed away by Bond and fired another effort just over. Not so influential after the break.
Comfortable on the ball and always an option. Saw 25-yard shot pushed on to a post by Bond. Subbed.
Lively start from the Frenchman as dangerous cross was held by Bond, before he had a shot blocked and sent another effort over. Fired wide in the second half.
Deflected shot easily saved in first half. Missed the ball when well placed later in the first half. Frustrating afternoon for the striker. Subbed.
Didn't really get into the game. Low centre turned just wide by Andone late in the first half. Shot over just past the hour. Booked. Subbed.
Sent on just past the hour. Good on the ball as always.
Replaced Locadia 18 minutes from time. Lively showing. Shot pushed behind by Bond after bright run forward.
Came on for the final seven minutes. Shot saved by Bond late on.
Excellent save to push Stephens' 25-yard shot against a post. Made a couple of stops in the first half and also denied Gyokeres and Murray after the break.
Solid throughout. Had to be on his game against the pacy Locadia and lively Knockaert.
Manchester City loanee was excellent throughout. Alert to clear the danger after Bond saved from Kayal. Saw header pushed on to the bar by Button.
Composed at the back. Made a crucial block to deny Andone.
Had a tough afternoon against Knockaert but defended well enough. Sent in lovely delivery which Robson-Kanu headed at Button.
Progressed through the ranks at the Baggies, where he has been since he was eight. Showed his talent when West Brom got on the ball.
Come through the youth set-up at the Baggies. Fizzed powerful strike just wide shortly before the hour. Denied shooting opportunity by Montoya after quick break.
Always an option on the ball. Free kick headed against the bar by Adarbioyo. Subbed.
Another who has come through the Baggies youth set-up. Sent decent opening wide midway through the first half and shot over in the second period. Pacy and dangerous threat. Subbed.
Another graduate from West Brom's academy. Lovely turn in the middle of the pitch early on. Good on the ball.
Struggled to really get into the game, apart from one run at the start of the second half. Headed straight at Button soon afterwards.
Sent on for the final ten minutes.
Got the last couple of minutes.