Team news: West Brom v Reading

West Brom's Jerome Thomas could make a return for the baggies against Reading Credit: PA

West Brom winger Jerome Thomas is in contention to replace long term knee injury victim Zoltan Gera for the trip to Reading.

Thomas proved his fitness after an injury-hit start to the season during a loan spell at Leeds and appeared as a substitute during the Baggies FA Cup tie at QPR last weekend.