West Bromwich Albion boss Roy Hodgson was pleased with their deals for Liam Ridgewell (Birmingham City) and Keith Andrews (Blackburn Rovers).

Hodgson expressed his delight at the club's transfer success yesterday.

"I'm very pleased with our business," he told the WBA website.

"We've brought in two experienced players who I'm sure will help us a great deal in our efforts to secure a third successive season of Barclays Premier League football."