BOING BOING Baggies Baggies: The Unofficial West Bromwich Albion Web Site. This is the place for news and views about West Bromwich Albion Football. BOING BOING Baggies Baggies: The Unofficial West Bromwich Albion Web Site. This is the place for news and views about West Bromwich Albion Football. This is probably one of the most confusing and hotly debated topics amongst even the most ardent of Baggies supporters. No one has a definitive version of how the. Older sources quote the year of formation as , as evidence of a Strollers match from came to light only as recently as Although known in their early days as "the Throstles", the club's more popular nickname among supporters came to be the Baggies , a term which the club itself looked down upon for many years but later embraced. Archived from the original on 28 September The following managers have all led West Bromwich Albion to at least one of the following achievements while in charge of the club: Suggestions, comments and contributions for these pages are always welcomed, but if you want to share and discuss your views with other fans, why not join the BOING Mailing List? Bassett, Billy Billy Bassett. Like us on Facebook Follow us on Twitter Daily Newsletter. Battered face of taxi driver after attack which may cost him his sight in one eye. Click here to update your browser. Originally, and up until around the Eighties, our "official" nickname was the Throstles, but it then changed to the unofficial one that had already been in use for many years. BSR Housewares became the club's first shirt sponsor during the —82 season. Rodney Dennysthe officer of arms responsible, may have been imperfectly briefed. Aston Villa FC Traffic information: Retrieved 30 June Fourteen of the sixteen players are English-born, with a fifteenth, Cyrille Regis, being a full England international. Solihull Moors FC Solihull Moors vs Chester: Dave Morgan has a copy of a booklet, issued by the Club in to celebrate 50 years at The Hawthorns, which mentions the first possibility described above as follows: This dates back to the —93 season, when the team was promoted from the new Second Force com login. A big Aden Flint development has taken place Does this mean he could be heading for Birmingham City? Where and how did "Boing-ing" originate? Retrieved 9 March The video will start in 8 Cancel Play now. West Bromwich , Vereinigtes Königreich. Der ursprüngliche Spitzname The Throstles die Drosseln kam zustande, da sie eine Drossel auf dem Trikot trugen. They used big cloth bags to carry all the coins, and were accompanied by police officers. Click to play Tap to play.