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Championship
Is Michael O'Neill the hero Stoke City needs?
12:01 Thursday 14th November 2019

When Stoke City fired manager Nathan Jones nine months into his tenure, questions were asked about who should take the vacant position. Since the departure of Mark Hughes in 2018, the situation in Staffordshire has gone from bad to worse, a…

Football League Player Watch
An EFL all-City XI
17:00 Tuesday 24th September 2019

Former heavyweight champion George Foreman notoriously named all five sons and one daughter after himself. As a footballing nation, England is not quite that bad. The fact remains you'll find a ridiculous number of Cities, Towns, Uniteds,…

Championship
How Nathan Jones can kickstart Stoke City season
12:00 Friday 30th August 2019

Nathan Jones is a man under immense pressure. The Stoke City boss' payback victory over Leeds United on Wednesday in the Carabao Cup only temporarily soaked the tension. Bottom of the Championship, the Potters are winless after five…

Championship
Peter Etebo should be proud of Stoke City debut season
17:00 Thursday 9th May 2019

When Stoke City signed Peter Etebo from Feirense, little did they know he would be Nigeria's star at the World Cup in Russia. Not many expected the 23-year-old to emerge Potters’ Player of the Season. His unpredictable nature will…

Championship
Championship Preview: Does Stoke City have a revival in store?
09:00 Thursday 2nd August 2018

Following last season's disappointment, Stoke City is aiming to make amends. A few fresh faces have arrived this summer. On paper, the Potters look to have improved after suffering Premier League relegation three months ago. One or…

Championship
Stoke City's returnees feel like brand new signings
17:00 Sunday 1st July 2018

Stoke City is trying to regain hope after suffering Premier League relegation. Aiming to bounce back at the first attempt, Gary Rowett oversees the Potters' mission. The Englishman has already enlisted help, recruiting frontman Benik…

Transfers
3 strikers Gary Rowett should sign at Stoke City
12:00 Tuesday 12th June 2018

Gary Rowett completed his first press conference as Stoke City manager on Thursday. With both the Potters' fans and board demanding an immediate return to the Premier League, the 44-year-old is under huge pressure to deliver next season.  …

Premier League
How poor decisions relegated Stoke City
18:30 Thursday 10th May 2018

After nine consecutive seasons in the Premier League, Stoke City was relegated on Saturday. The Potters' fate was sealed with a 2-1 home defeat to Crystal Palace.  Relegation was deserved. Stoke never showed the fire or urgency needed…

Premier League
Will Stoke always be a Premier League mid-table team?
20:32 Friday 21st April 2017

Stoke City is the classic Premier League mid-table team. Already assured its tenth consecutive top flight campaign, the Potters will spend the run in hoping to move into the table's top half, positioning itself for a future run at European…

Opinion
Mark Hughes' future at Stoke City clouded by uncertainty
19:30 Monday 10th April 2017

Having watched Stoke City all season there have been many ups and downs. There haven't been too many good times recently. In the last five games, Stoke have only gained one point, scoring just two goals. I am usually told that Stoke will be…

Opinion
Stoke City show that stagnating success becomes boring
10:30 Friday 10th March 2017

Stoke City earned a tough point away at Manchester City on Wednesday night. Their stagnant success is in stark contrast to that of their hosts. Is money the only way to get to the top?

Football
Match Report: Bolton 5-0 Stoke (Another Bolton Fan's Perspective)
01:07 Tuesday 8th November 2011

The demon that has haunted Bolton Wanderers for almost seven months was finally exorcised on Sunday. The Whites took their revenge on a dismal Stoke team, drained by their Europa League exploits. Ironically, entering the competition was the…

Football
Stoke need 5 star players to hit the big time
21:12 Thursday 30th June 2011

Stoke City have gradually improved every season in the top division. Yeah, last season they didn't improve their points tally or league position, but they never looked in trouble of losing their league status, and they  improved the personnel…