BBC Sport - West Brom 1-0 Aston Villa: Alan Irvine 'relieved' after win

Irvine 'relieved' by West Brom win

West Brom boss Alan Irvine says he is "delighted and relieved" after his side claimed their first win in over a month by beating local rivals Aston Villa 1-0 at the Hawthorns.

Former Villa midfielder Craig Gardner scored the only goal of the game on 72 minutes against 10-man Villa, who had Kieran Richardson sent off in the first half.

Gardner's goal was West Brom's 200th home goal in the Premier League and moves the Baggies up to 14th.

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