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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…

Opinion
Despite spending £31 million, Mark Hughes still can't fix Stoke City's defence
16:35 Wednesday 25th October 2017

Stoke City suffered a 2-1 home defeat to 19th-placed Bournemouth on Saturday afternoon, their fourth loss in their last five Premier League games, placing manager Mark Hughes firmly in the hot seat and a contender for the sack race.

England National Team
Stoke City should be keen to extend Ryan Shawcross' contract
10:00 Wednesday 21st June 2017

It's very rare to see loyal players these days. With big money involved, players can transfer to another club even if they are already on a contract. Still a rare few players decide to stay at one club for the greater part of their careers.…

Opinion
Might Southgate's England revert to a 3-4-3 formation?
17:00 Sunday 22nd January 2017

England is due to take on Lithuania in a World Cup Qualifier this March with new Manager Gareth Southgate looking to build a team who can challenge for football's biggest prize. But before then, there is a friendly with international giants…

England National Team
​​​Five Unfancied Englishmen The Three Lions Should Stop Ignoring
13:05 Tuesday 15th March 2016

As the England hype train gathers significant steam ahead of Euro 2016, most fans still have their bugbears about predictable picks and club cult heroes left out in the cold. Yet, this Premier League season has been one of surprises, with a…

Football
Match Report: Stoke City 1-1 Manchester City (Stoke Fan's Perspective)
18:59 Sunday 25th March 2012

In a week when Lionel Messi broke records for Barcelona, the most technically gifted ‘big man' in world football, Peter Crouch, stole sporting headlines with a sublime volley to dent Manchester City's title hopes.The 6ft 7in striker's goal…

Football
Match Report: Chelsea 1-0 Stoke City (Stoke Fan's Perspective)
19:50 Sunday 11th March 2012

With the pre-match hype all about Roberto Di Matteo's first Premier League game in charge of Chelsea since Andre Villas-Boas was sacked last week, it was Stoke's Ricardo Fuller and Chelsea's Didier Drogba that played pivotal roles in the outcome…

Football
Seeing Red
13:21 Friday 13th January 2012

There was an enormous debate over the Vincent Kompany red card, which was awarded in the FA Cup tie against Manchester United.

Football
Do Referees Know The Rules On Two-Footed Challenges?
20:34 Thursday 12th January 2012

In the past two weeks there have been three occasions in English football where the rule over the two-footed tackle has been challenged to its core, losing any of the consistency that was there in the first place. From the terraces and by watching…

Football
Match Report: Stoke 2-3 QPR (Stoke Fan's Perspective)
15:59 Monday 21st November 2011

Before the start of the game I was glad to have Danny Higginbotham back in the starting line-up.  This hasn't changed after the game despite of him not being at the top of his game for the whole 90 minutes. And after the 5-0 defeat at Bolton,…