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The Britannia Stadium will play host to a Premier League encounter between Stoke City and Tottenham Hotspur on Saturday, the 26th of April.
Preview: Tottenham looking to improve away form
The current season has been one to forget for Spurs and their fans. Their campaign has been characterized by a lot of disappointments including the dismissal of former manager Andre Villa Boas as well as some heavy defeats which have left the Lilywhites out of the running for a place in the top four.
Much of this has also been down to their... Read the rest of the article »
Chelsea will be looking to have their say in the title race when they welcome Stoke City to the Stamford Bridge on Saturday, the 5th of April 2014.
Preview: Blues looking to bounce back from consecutive defeats
Just when it seemed nothing could go wrong for Chelsea, the Blues have not only conceded their place at the top of the Premier League, but as things stand Chelsea’s place in the last four of the Champions League remains in jeopardy.
Mourinho’s men suffered their second defeat in four games in the league when an... Read the rest of the article »
Stoke City has lost only once from their last five meetings at home against Arsenal, and they would like to keep it that way. Watch live on NBC Sports Live Extra as the Gunners try to stay within the top two.
Preview: Last victory for Arsenal at the Britannia was in 2010
The last time Arsenal won a match at the Britannia, was in February of 2010. A 1-3 victory for the Gunners was the least of their concerns that day, as Aaron Ramsey was stretchered off with a broken leg, after a Ryan Shawcross tackle at midfield.
Ramsey will not be available for Saturday’s match, but two of the scorers... Read the rest of the article »
Having suffered a 2-0 loss at the hands of Barcelona in the Champions League, City will be hoping to turn things around in the Premier League as they invite Stoke City to the Etihad Stadium.
Preview: City hoping to gain momentum in title race
Last time the Citizens played in the Premier League was two weeks back when they bored a 0-0 stalemate against Norwich City. Since then the Etihad side has had a league encounter against Sunderland postponed due to adverse weather conditions and now see themselves trailing Chelsea by three points. If Pellegrini's men succeed in winning both... Read the rest of the article »
The disease of relegation is spreading with many clubs in danger this season.
The talk of relegation is not usually taken so seriously in February but the unpredictability of the Barclays Premier League this season has been miraculous, sparking up the most contested battle to beat the drop in the league's history.
From Aston Villa who currently sit in tenth spot down to the bottom it can be safely suggested that none of the teams are free from the drop. Only... Read the rest of the article »
A rejuvenated Man United side will visit the Britannia Stadium where they will face league strugglers Stoke City.
Preview: United poised to maintain unbeaten streak against Potters
Last time Stoke beat Manchester United was back in 1984, which implies that the Potters have never beaten the Red Devils in the Premier League era. The defending champions have won all of their last five matches against their counterparts and are unbeaten in their last 13 against their opponents on Saturday.
The hosts... Read the rest of the article »
Chelsea will be hoping to secure qualification to the next round of the FA Cup when they face Stoke City in the fourth round at the Stamford Bridge.
Preview: Stoke looking to get the better of Chelsea again
Juan Mata’s imminent departure to fellow Premier League club Manchester United has grabbed all the media attention, but Chelsea will be hoping to keep that at the back of their mind when they face Stoke in a FA Cup encounter.
The Potters scored a 3-2 victory over the Blues last time the two sides met earlier in the season.... Read the rest of the article »
Liverpool will be looking to maintain their top four position when they face Stoke at the Britannia Stadium in a Premier League encounter.
Preview: Liverpool looking for first league win at Britannia Stadium
Even though the Reds have fared well at the venue in the league cup matches against Stoke which includes the famous 8-0 victory in 2000, the Merseyside outfit have never scored a league victory at the Britannia Stadium.
Since Stoke were promoted to England’s top-tier league in 2008, the two teams have met five... Read the rest of the article »
For the last time in the year 2013, Spurs fans will seat at White Hart Lane to back their team. Don’t miss Tottenham Hotspur vs Stoke City live on Sunday, December 29, 2013.
Preview: Sherwood and Hughes contemplating victory at all cost
Tottenham Hotspur missed the opportunity to finish Matchday 18 above the Red Devils of Manchester United. Both teams have 31 points but Spurs’ dreadful defensive record (the worst in the top-half of the Premier League table with 24 goals conceded) puts them in eighth, one spot behind.
Mental power and aggressiveness... Read the rest of the article »
Fresh from a 3-0 victory over Aston Villa, Manchester United will be hoping to keep the momentum going when they face Stoke City in a Capital One Cup encounter.
Preview: Moyes hoping to make it three wins in a row
The defending champions went on a four game winless run which also included back to back defeats at the hands of Everton and Newcastle before finding their way back with a hard fought 1-0 victory over Shakhtar followed by a convincing 3-0 win over Aston Villa.
Moyes will now be hoping for his side to maintain consistency in their performances... Read the rest of the article »
Stoke City will be looking for home comfort in order to break down a Chelsea side that has finally started scoring goals when in matters the most.
Preview: Mark Hughes to face another litmus test for Potters’ new approach
Things were never going to be the same at Britannia Stadium when Mark Hughes was officially named as the replacement of long-serving manager Tony Pulis in the summer.
Pulis was the man behind Stoke’s consistent presence in the Premier League but the approach towards the game had seemingly gotten to... Read the rest of the article »
The Red Devils welcome Stoke City to Old Trafford on Saturday, as they look to continue a trend that starting in 1993.
Preview: Stoke has not defeated Manchester United since a League Cup match in 1993
When you look at the current league table, it may come as a surprise. You need to look down to the eight spot to find Manchester United, something that has not been a normal occurrence for quite sometime. And although Stoke is eight spots below them, only three points separate the two clubs.
Moyes' job... Read the rest of the article »
The Gunners are set to unveil Mesut Özil for the first time at the Emirates, in hopes that he can help guide them to another Premier League victory.
Preview: Arsenal looks to keep their perfect record at home against Stoke
It seems so long ago that Arsenal was defeated on opening day against Aston Villa, leading fans to come out and show their discontent. From lack of spending in the transfer window, to their inability to capitalize on their chances, critics and football analysts were all over what they considered a crisis in North London.
But... Read the rest of the article »
Mark Hughes will take on his former employees as Stoke welcome Manchester City to the Britannia Stadium, watch the match live on DirecTV.
Preview: City target a strong win in Mark Hughes reunion
The Welsh international managed the Etihad side for two seasons following which he was sacked and replaced by Roberto Mancini. The former Manchester United star also had stints at London clubs Fulham and Queens Park Rangers before replacing Tony Pulis at Stoke City.
Stoke under Hughes have had a bright start to the Premier... Read the rest of the article »
Watch Liverpool play host to Stoke City at Anfield as the Reds look to start the new campaign on a winning note on August 17, 2013.
Preview: Rodgers looking to come out of the Suarez transfer saga with flying colours
A few hours earlier, it was reported that want away striker, Luis Suarez has apologised to his teammates for his recent actions.
The Uruguay international is keen on securing a move away from Anfield and for the past two months, his decision to go public about this affair, has dominated and overshadowed... Read the rest of the article »
Tottenham, sitting one point behind Arsenal in the table in fifth, knows that their fate is now in the Gunner’s hands; they will be looking to beat Tony Pulis’ Stoke to take advantage of any slipups by Arsenal or Chelsea.
Glenn Whelan, Andy Wilkinson and Marc Wilson are all doubtful for Stoke City. Sandro, William Gallas and Younes Kaboul are all out for the North London side. Mousa Dembele could be set to return after missing the 2-2 draw against Chelsea.
Spurs will leap to fourth in the Premier League table with a win this week as Arsenal does not play until midweek. They... Read the rest of the article »
A Stoke City team which has regularly been a thorn in the big teams’ sides will take on the champions elect of England, Manchester United.
Marc Wilson, Glenn Whelan and Matthew Etherington are all doubtful for Stoke. Darren Fletcher continues to be out for United with a chronic bowel condition. Nemanja Vidic, Paul Scholes, Chris Smalling, Ashley Young and Jonny Evans are all doubtful for the side from Manchester.
Stoke’s recent form in the Premier League has been absolutely awful. They have... Read the rest of the article »
Michael Owen is regarded as one of the most celebrated English strikers of recent times. However his career has been riddled with a lot of ups and downs and the former Liverpool star is now set to retire from football at the end of the current season.
Born in Chester to professional football player Terry Owen, Michael Owen caught the eye of several youth scouts from an early age. He played for the Liverpool youth team in the 1995-96 season at the age of 16. On the sixth of May 1997, Owen scored his first goal for Liverpool on debut against Wimbledon.
The following season, he won the Premier League golden boot playing for Liverpool and was... Read the rest of the article »
A first half strike from Santi Cazorla ensured a victory for Arsenal over Sundeland, the Gunners now climb up to the 5th spot 4 behind rivals Tottenham Hotspurs.
The Gunners recorded a similar score line in their tie against Stoke last week, when a Lukas Podolski freekick made its way past Begovic’s goal securing a 1-0 victory for Arsenal.
In the past weeks we have seen the Arsenal team finally working on their mistakes. Nor did they surrender to a narrow lead or did they fail to match up against the physical teams. The Arsenal team has bolstered... Read the rest of the article »
Arsenal fans will get to see their latest signing on display at the Emirates when the Gunners take on Stoke City.
The transfer window was coming to a close and Arsenal fans were desperately hoping that Arsene Wenger would announce more signings, but the truth is, Nacho Monreal turned out to be the only one.
At the age of 26, Monreal made the trip from Spanish League and Champions League side Malaga. With Kieran Gibbs out with a thigh injury and Andre Santos being a serious liability, the new Arsenal... Read the rest of the article »