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Premier League Week 8 Review

In a week where Sergio Aguero scored half as many as Sunderland conceded, the “Greatest League in the World” machine was in full force. Let’s feed the machine. 1,547 more words

The Campaign for Gentlemanly Conduct. Sound familiar?

And so it goes on, dispiritingly. The interminable flopping and falling and ‘drawing’ of precious contact. The denial of the *actual* aim of the sport – which is to stick the ball in the net – through the cynical, life-blood-sucking phoney faint; because percentage-wise, penno’s pay. 1,094 more words


How an abysmal refereeing display overshadowed Stoke City's win over Swansea

Forget the result. Stoke’s victory over Swansea on Sunday will be remembered for an inept refereeing performance and not a lot else.

Much of the focus in our… 402 more words


Manchester United pushing to sign Stoke City star Ryan Shawcross in January

Manchester United are chasing Stoke City defender Ryan Shawcross as they look to sort out their defence in the January transfer window.

Shawcross, 27, started his career at United before later moving to Stoke and has since blossomed into one of the most consistent performers in the Premier League. 97 more words


England - Clyne, Crouch, Berahino, Lambert, Defensive Midfield & Possible Squad Selection

Should Rickie Lambert Be In The Next England Squad?

I’m a big fan of Rickie Lambert however (as predicted) since his dream move to his favourite football Liverpool he gets about 20 minutes a game so should he be in the next England squad without regular football? 848 more words


It's not just Stoke City who are physical in football

In Saturday’s game at Loftus Road, Ryan Shawcross was singled out by BT Sport’s pundits for being over-zealous in his defending during corners. It is by no means the first time that a Stoke player – or Stoke as a team, in general – have been accused of being overly physical in their approach to the game. 441 more words


England call up a Stoke City player at last and it is not Ryan Shawcross

If you’re still trying to understand how Stoke can go from beating Manchester City, at the Etihad Stadium no less, to losing at home to Leicester City, you aren’t the only one. 344 more words