West Brom currently occupy 13th position in the Premier League with 23 points accumulated in 19 stages.
The hosts managed to overcome bad mood where they were after the last round victory, 1-0 against those of Newcastle.
Only Aston Villa and Swansea have an offensive weaker than those from West Brom, who have scored only 18 goals so far.
Saido Berahino, J. Morrison and S. Rondon are the best team in the Premier League scorers, each managing to point out 3 times so far.
On the other hand, Stoke is on the 10th place with 29 points.
The guests managed to accumulate maximum points in the last 2 stages, after victories against Manchester United (2-0) and Everton (4-3 score).
The last time Stoke was imposed on the opponent’s court today, was in May 2014 when they managed to win 2-1.
Austrian Marco Arnautovic is part of a very good season with seven goals in 19 matches.