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West Brom v Arsenal

by Football Reporters 2011 - 2012

On the final day of the Premier League Season Arsenal secured an automatic Champions League spot with a 3-2 victory over West Brom after being helped by a nightmare display from Baggies' stand-in goalkeeper Marton Fulop.

Fulop, who replaced the injured Ben Foster, was at fault for all three Gunners goals from Yossi Benayoun, Andre Santos and Laurent Koscielny as Arsene Wenger's side edged out Tottenham for third spot.

Albion had netted through Shane Long and Graham Dorrans after Benayoun's opener, but Fulop's horror show meant it was a losing end to new England head coach Roy Hodgson's reign.

Wenger will take immense satisfaction from his side's achievement after some supporters had called for him to be sacked earlier in the campaign.

It will also give him a stronger hand to play in attempting to keep hold of leading scorer and skipper Robin van Persie.

Albion will now look to find a successor for Hodgson and attempt to build on a second successive mid-table finish.

WinkBall video reporters were there to capture the emotion that is the final day of the Premier League season.

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