Baggies move within touching distance

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Chris Brunt´s late goal put West Brom on the brink of promotion to the Barclays Premier League for the third time in seven seasons.

Adam Lallana had stunned the home fans by putting Southampton ahead at The Hawthorns with just 13 minutes of the Coca-Cola Championship match to go - and temporarily taking the relegation-threatened Saints out of the bottom three,

But fellow substitute Brunt drilled a low shot under the body of goalkeeper Richard Wright six minutes later to spark off scenes of wild celebration amongst the Baggies fans.

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