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Jack Butland could return from broken finger in just three weeks, claims Stoke City boss Mark Hughes

16 Nov

Stoke boss Mark Hughes hopes goalkeeper Jack Butland could return less than a month after suffering a broken finger while on England duty. The 24-year-old sustained the injury in training and missed the friendlies against Germany and Brazil. It is the second time Butland has been hurt while away with England, as the keeper was […]

Stoke news: A Premier League assessment of Mark Hughes’ side after eleven games

13 Nov

The 2017/18 campaign has been somewhat underwhelming for the Potters so far as they lie just three points above the relegation zone.  There have been some positive results but also a few heavy defeats which Mark Hughes will be worried about.  League position: 14th (12 points)  Best game: Stoke 1-0 Arsenal  Worst game: Manchester City 7-2 Stoke  Best […]

Stoke news: A Premier League assessment of Mark Hughes’ side after eleven games

12 Nov

The 2017/18 campaign has been somewhat underwhelming for the Potters so far as they lie just three points above the relegation zone.  There have been some positive results but also a few heavy defeats which Mark Hughes will be worried about.  League position: 14th (12 points)  Best game: Stoke 1-0 Arsenal  Worst game: Manchester City 7-2 Stoke  Best […]

England and Stoke goalkeeper Jack Butland set for four-to-six weeks out after latest injury blow

10 Nov

Stoke goalkeeper Jack Butland is expected to be out for between four and six weeks after suffering a broken finger while on England duty. Butland, whose career has been blighted by recent injury problems, sustained the injury in training this week as Gareth Southgate’s squad prepared for their forthcoming friendly matches at Wembley against Germany and […]

Jack Butland out of England squad with broken finger

10 Nov

England have suffered another injury blow on the eve of their friendly with Germany after goalkeeper Jack Butland pulled out of the squad. The Football Association announced on Thursday night that the Stoke stopper had broken his finger in training. An FA statement added: “The goalkeeper has now returned to Stoke City to be assessed […]

Every current Premier League club’s best manager revealed and ranked, based on average points per game

9 Nov

Slaven Bilic was sacked as West Ham manager on Monday with the Hammers struck in the relegation places. David Sullivan and David Gold, the club’s owners, made the decision to replace Bilic with David Moyes as the Hammers have failed to replicate the form they showed in Bilic’s debut season as boss. However, despite West […]

Every current Premier League club’s best manager revealed and ranked, based on average points per game

8 Nov

Slaven Bilic was sacked as West Ham manager on Monday with the Hammers struck in the relegation places. David Sullivan and David Gold, the club’s owners, made the decision to replace Bilic with David Moyes as the Hammers have failed to replicate the form they showed in Bilic’s debut season as boss. However, despite West […]

Every current Premier League club’s best manager revealed and ranked, based on average points per game

8 Nov

Slaven Bilic was sacked as West Ham manager on Monday with the Hammers struck in the relegation places. David Sullivan and David Gold, the club’s owners, made the decision to replace Bilic with David Moyes as the Hammers have failed to replicate the form they showed in Bilic’s debut season as boss. However, despite West […]

Every current Premier League club’s best manager revealed and ranked, based on average points per game

7 Nov

Slaven Bilic was sacked as West Ham manager on Monday with the Hammers struck in the relegation places. David Sullivan and David Gold, the club’s owners, made the decision to replace Bilic with David Moyes as the Hammers have failed to replicate the form they showed in Bilic’s debut season as boss. However, despite West […]

Stoke City 2-2 Leicester City: Peter Crouch comes off the bench to rescue point for Potters

4 Nov

Peter Crouch’s second-half header earned Stoke a point at home to Leicester and ensured a familiar scoreline at the bet365 Stadium. It was the third season in a row that the two teams have drawn 2-2 in this fixture, with substitute Crouch pegging back Leicester for the second time after Xherdan Shaqiri had equalised in […]