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The 29-year-old joins the Potters on a free transfer after ending his four-and-a-half-year stay at the Nou Camp.

He made just nine starts for the Catalans, spending last season on loan at Greek side Olympiakos following a previous temporary stay at Schalke. 197 more words


Stoke City sign ex-Barcelona, PSV winger, free agent Ibrahim Afellay

Stoke City announced on Monday the free-agent signing of now-former Barcelona winger Ibrahim Afellay, the latest recruit in manager Mark Hughes’ endeavor to build a squad capable of bringing European football to the Britannia Stadium. 130 more words

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Stoke City Are A Good Example To Promoted Clubs

In May 2008 following a 0-0 draw with Leicester, Stoke City were promoted to the Premier League for the first time and returned to the top flight 23 years after their relegation in 1985. 1,055 more words


Stoke City - Worth A Punt?

Stoke City seem intent on heading for the greater glories of the Premier League, especially given the club’s transfer activities of the past two years. The club were able to celebrate their highest-ever position in the Premier League era and their ninth-placed finish at the end of the most recent league campaign meant the club’s most successful season since 1975. 762 more words

Premier League

Stoke sign seventh summer signing

Premier League side Stoke City today completed the transfer of winger Moha El Ouriachi from Catalan giants Barcelona.

El Ouriachi, 19, recently rejected a new deal at Barcelona and instead chose to move to England in a bid to develop via first team football; Stoke chief executive Tony Scholes had this to say about the youngster, 62 more words

Transfer Rumours

Glen Johnson finds new home, signs two-year deal with Stoke City

Englishman Glen Johnson, after being released by Liverpool on June 10, was searching for teams to sign with until now, as he has decided on Premier League squad Stoke City. 219 more words

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Public meeting in West Drayton

Why you should vote ‘No’ to the EU – A public meeting to outline the case for UK Independence

UKIP Hillingdon are proud to announce our first public meeting to put the case for EU withdrawal (BREXIT). 157 more words