West ham striker Nouble joins West Brom on loan

PUBLISHED: 12:18 11 February 2010 | UPDATED: 15:35 05 October 2010

West Ham striker Frank Nouble has joined Championship leaders West Bromwich Albion on a one-month loan

West Ham striker Frank Nouble has joined Championship leaders West Bromwich Albion on a one-month loan.

The powerful striker had broke into the Hammers first team due to injuries to other forwards and with six strikers available to boss Gianfranco Zola, the Italian felt it best he continued to play first-team football.

"Frank Nouble has done very well recently," he said.

"Obviously here now we have a lot of strikers and I had a feeling that he needed to go somewhere and play just to keep it going.

"He's been doing well for me recently and he just needs to play and keep improving his confidence and his experience."

Nouble started for West Brom on Tuesday night and helped his side to a 2-0 victory over Scunthorpe United.

The former Chelsea man played 75 minutes on the left wing and impressed Baggies bos Roberto Di Matteo.

"You are always a bit concerned when you bring a new player in," he said.

"He did very well. He can play up front and wide so that helped us a lot.

"Frank's only trained with us for one day so it was a case of whether he got all the tactical information.

"He put in a good display considering his age.

If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the East London Advertiser. Click the link in the orange box above for details.

Latest East London Sports News

Yesterday, 17:00

Leyton Orient head coach Ross Embleton has explained the reasons behind the Port Vale match being swapped to an earlier kick-off.

Yesterday, 12:00

Leyton Orient defender Dan Happe insists it’s a rare occasion for him to find the back of the net but was more focused on the clean sheet and picking up the win.

Yesterday, 09:30

Leyton Orient head coach Ross Embleton heaps praise on young defender Dan Happe as he netted the winner in their 1-0 victory over Bradford City.

Tue, 12:00

Leyton Orient head coach Ross Embleton is hoping to be able to stick with a similar line-up for the Bradford City clash on the back of a 3-0 win over Harrogate Town.

Tue, 10:00

West Ham United fan and budding journalist Kwame Boakye is now starting to believe that the Hammers can enjoy a successful season in the Premier League.

Mon, 16:31

Spectators are set to return to sports venues next month as coronavirus restrictions are eased in areas with lower infection rates.

Mon, 12:00

London Lions became the first team to qualify for the quarter-finals of the BBL Cup beating the Leicester Riders in fine fashion, 98-89 at the Copper Box.


Let’s get physical! One of the dangers of lockdown is to be lulled into laziness, watching too many box sets, and eating and drinking too much, but there is no excuse to not start exercising to get fit and stay healthy.

UK Government Chancellor Rishi Sunak has announced extra measures to support workers and businesses throughout winter, including a furlough scheme extension paying 80 per cent of staff wages.

The way the UK does business with Europe changes from January 1, heralding a new start. All companies that trade with the EU need to act now to make sure they are set to go.

Digital Edition


Enjoy the
Docklands and East London Advertiser
e-edition today


Education and Training


Read the
Education and Training
e-edition today

Read Now

Latest from the East London Advertiser