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Stoke: Potters boss set to recall key men

Hughes fielded a weakened side for the defeat to Chelsea on Saturday but is expected to bring Xherdan Shaqiri, Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting and Joe Allen back into his starting line-up. Kurt Zouma, ineligible to face Chelsea, could also return along with Eric Pieters but Ryan Shawcross (calf), Glen Johnson (knee) and Bruno Martins Indi

West Ham: RB Leipzig nearing Oxford deal

Oxford is a graduate of West Ham’s academy but has been restricted to just 14 first-team appearances since making his senior debut in 2015. The 19-year-old spent the second half of last season on loan with Reading and was shipped out on loan again this term to Borussia Monchengladbach. The versatile defender was

Swansea: Britton blasts sloppy Swans

The visitors, who sacked Paul Clement last week, looked rudderless on the pitch and the fact they were only one goal down at half-time owed more to Liverpool’s lacklustre performance than any tactical game-plan. What was telling, however, was the hosts did not have to work that hard to score four times – including

Match Reports: Bournemouth 3-3 West Ham United

Driving rain contributed to an exhilarating encounter with both teams focused on attacking at every opportunity. The Hammers got off to the perfect start when, after only seven minutes, James Collins headed Aaron Cresswell’s corner home at the near post. When Bournemouth responded Callum Wilson’s low cross found Josh King who contrived to