West Brom will not 'roll over' for Chelsea, says Brunt

Chelsea boss Antonio Conte sees win as a big step towards Premier League title

West Brom have won just once in nine league matches since beating Bournemouth to reach that total, but Pulis - while admitting Chelsea deserve to win the title - insists his side can ensure the champagne remains on ice for Antonio Conte's men.

Leaders Chelsea want to beat West Bromwich Albion on Friday to become Premier League champions, goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois has said, as he sets his sights on lifting the trophy for the second time in three years at the club.

"There's a lot of clubs interested in Charlie Taylor, we're not the only one", he said.

With West Brom having not won a game in seven, this clash will be one that Chelsea believe they will overcome, and therefore win the English Premier League.

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The feeling I had at the beginning of the year was that they wouldn't win the league. But then we bounced back as a team very hard and we played very well.

Asked if he feared a repeat of the stunt should the Blues get the three points they need at the Hawthorns, Conte was the epitome of Italian cool.

"This is another big step for me, because I like big challenges in my life".

If Chelsea do not secure the title on Friday, they have two home games - against Watford and Sunderland - to complete the job.

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Eighth-placed West Brom travel to fourth-placed Manchester City after the Chelsea clash and end their season at relegation-threatened Swansea City.

"They were very disappointing, but we were very professional".

"Now is not the right time to think about this because we have to take three points, but afterwards then I hope the players celebrate in the right way". They are a strong team, a good coach and the atmosphere will be very hot.

"It is a really good moment for Chelsea, being close to the target, but we must not forget we need three points".

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He added: "It would be nice if we got a result to go around the pitch and appreciate our own supporters after that game", added defender Gareth McAuley.

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