Who could have predicted Burnley's result on the opening weekend? A storming 3-2 win away to defending Champions Chelsea last Saturday got Sean Dyche's side off to a perfect start in this, their second consecutive season in the Premier League.
The 2017/18 campaign brings opportunity for the Clarets to consolidate their position even further, adding proven top-flight quality to their squad in the shape of Phil Bardsley, Jon Walters and Jack Cork.
Last time out
Salomon Rondon smashed in his eighth Premier League goal of the season and Craig Dawson headed home either side of Sam Vokes strikes in an exhilarating 2-2 draw at Turf Moor in May.
The reverse fixture in November ended 4-0 to the Baggies - their biggest winning margin of the 2016/17 season.
Matt Phillips smashes home the opener at The Hawthorns in November
Both Burnley and Albion won their opening games last weekend. Neither have won their first two in the Premier League.
The Baggies have won two consecutive opening-day league fixtures for the first time since 1992 (1-0 v Crystal Palace, 2016 & 1-0 v Bournemouth, 2017).
From the archive
Here's the full story of May's thriller.
The record between the two sides makes happy reading for Albion fans.
The Baggies have won 55, drawn 29 and lost 45 matches against the Clarets.
Seats for the clash are priced £30 adults, £20 seniors (65+)/under-22s and £15 juniors (under-18s) and are now on general sale.