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German friendlies update...

Stoke lost to 1860 Munich, although Mark Hughes was not overly worried as the German side had played more games and Stoke fielded two different starting line-ups for each half. 83 more words

Stoke City FC

The Great Scottish Debate

Charlie Adam is one of the most controversial footballers current playing for Stoke City; He’s despised by Spurs fans, ridiculed by the masses of wannabe football ‘experts’ on social media and divides opinion even among the fans of his own club.


Hughes' good work sends expectations soaring

FOR a man whose appointment was met with a ‘Hughes Out’ placard at the Britannia Stadium, it’s fair to say that Mark Hughes’ reputation has undergone something of a sea change. 367 more words

Stoke City

Can Jamie Ness and Brek Shea force their way into the Stoke City team?

It was a bold statement from Mark Hughes and his management team when Stoke City’s pre-season fixtures were announced.

Whilst rumours of a trip to Germany had been circulating for a number of weeks, there were few who would have expected such a difficult opponent to be lined up for the opening fixture. 429 more words


Stoke Set to Discuss Potential Assaidi Transfer

Although Stoke City finished the 2013/14 season with an impressive 9th place finish, their summer signings so far have resembled those of an ambitious Championship side rather than a hopeful mid-table Premier League side. 286 more words

Premier League

Stoke hope to sign Barcelona's Bojan Krkic

Stoke City, under new manager Mark Hughes, finished 9th in the Premier League with 50 points — their best finish since the 1974-1975 season. With an approach less oriented toward Pulis-ball’s defensive tactics, and more toward a free-flowing style, the Potters are hopeful of signing more attacking players. 248 more words

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