West Brom Beats Sunderland 4-2, Moves to Third in Premier League

Nov. 24 (Bloomberg) -- West Bromwich Albion beat Sunderland 4-2 to move above Chelsea into third place in English soccer’s Premier League.

Zoltan Gera, Shane Long, Romelu Lukaku and Marc-Antoine Fortune scored the goals at Sunderland’s Stadium of Light as West Brom won its fourth straight match. The Baggies have 26 points, two more than Chelsea, and are just two points behind first-place Manchester City.

Craig Gardener and Stephane Sessegnon scored for Sunderland, which lost for the third time in four league games.

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