Home boss Mark Hughes opted to make a host of changes to the side who beat Arsenal 1-0 at the weekend, with wing-backs Erik Pieters and Josh Tymon among those handed starts, the latter making his club debut.
And Tymon joined Bojan Krkic in seeing an early effort on goal saved by Brendan Moore,
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Speculation was rife that the former Barcelona forward was growing increasingly unhappy in England, after being left out of the starting line up in the Potters’ 1-0 win over Arsenal on Saturday.
However, he is set to be included in their line up to face Rochdale in the Carabao Cup on Wednesday evening, the
The Switzerland international had to be replaced midway through the first half of Saturday’s 1-0 win over Arsenal after pulling up with a slight hamstring strain.
Scans have since revealed no serious damage and it is hoped Shaqiri will be available for the Premier League trip to West Brom at the weekend.
The Switzerland international limped off early on during Saturday’s victory over Arsenal and has been diagnosed with a hamstring injury, ruling him out of Wednesday’s Carabao Cup clash against Rochdale.
However, Stoke are hopeful the injury will not keep the former Bayern Munich forward out for long and Bowen says there is a chance
“Newcastle’s signing of Michael Owen way back in 2005 remains the longest-standing record”
England’s top flight clubs have been smashing their records left right and centre this summer, with Burnley’s deal for Chris Wood the latest benchmark. With the new world record deal of £198m for Neymar skewing the market
The Moroccan has struggled to break into the Potters first-team since joining the club’s youth system in 2015 and he will now return to Catalonia, having spent time in both Espanyol and Barcelona’s academies at the start of his career.
The 21-year-old will be hoping to showcase what he can do at the RCDE
Jese joined Stoke on a season-long loan from Paris Saint-Germain last Wednesday and he was handed a full debut in the clash against Arsenal at the bet365 Stadium on Saturday.
The former Spain Under-21 international grabbed the only goal of the game, marking a fantastic start to life with the Potters, and his strike
“The weekend’s big results included Chelsea’s 2-1 victory away to Tottenham and Manchester United’s 4-0 thrashing of Swansea”
The former Liverpool star has chosen one player from his former team in his selection, as well as a key man from big rivals Manchester United. The weekend’s big results included Chelsea’s
He couldn’t possibly say it, but he does acknowledge the fans attach special importance to sticking two-fingers up to Arsene Wenger. The Arsenal boss hates going to Stoke and his team were sent packing again feeling they’d been hard done to. Stoke boss Hughes said: “In terms of it being Arsenal was it any more