Stoke City vs Liverpool pre-match analysis: Five do's and dont's for the out-of-form Potters

Stoke City vs Liverpool pre-match analysis: Five do's and dont's for the out-of-form Potters

By David Cowlishaw
Struggling Stoke face a Liverpool side looking to affirm their top-four credentials by inflicting a fourth straight defeat on the Potters. What can Stoke do to stop them in their tracks?...
Burnley 1-0 Stoke City: "Just one of those nights" says Mark Hughes

Burnley 1-0 Stoke City: "Just one of those nights" says Mark Hughes

By Josh Carr
In what was a dogged night for Stoke away at Burnley, manager and players react to a third successive loss in the league....
Burnley vs Stoke City Preview: Stoke looking to bounce back after dismal weekend performance

Burnley vs Stoke City Preview: Stoke looking to bounce back after dismal weekend performance

By Nathan Shelley
Burnley host Stoke City this evening in the Premier League as both sides look to take all three points....

Leicester 2-0 Stoke Analysis: Slow Potters dominated by speedy Foxes

It appears that Mark Hughes’ latest tactical role of the dice has once again come unstuck. The 4-4-2 was deputised away against Manchester City, where it showed its value in helping the Potters stay compact - meaning Guardiola’s men couldn’t break them down. But its continued use saw a tough loss against Chelsea and a horrific performance against Leicester, who exposed Stoke’s lack of pace with an abundance of their own. We’ve seen this all before, haven’t we? It was a little over four months ago when a second half rally from 10-man Leicester saw them come from 2-0 down to gain a draw against the Potters. The introduction of Demarai Gray was the key driving factor behind this comeback and it was shameful that Stoke had no plan to stop him. Leicester's back line was allowed to press high up the pitch, nullifying Stoke | Photo: WhoScored.com In that second half collapse, Hughes’ men looked unable to...
Stoke City Team News: Potters boss Mark Hughes rates Geoff Cameron as doubtful for Burnley clash

Stoke City Team News: Potters boss Mark Hughes rates Geoff Cameron as doubtful for Burnley clash BySam Ludbrook

Geoff Cameron's availability for Stoke's clash with Burnley on Tuesday remains in doubt due to a thigh injury. However, full-back Phil Bardsley will be available for selection after completing a one-match ban for his sending off against Chelsea last month. Manager Mark Hughes also gave updates on Peter Crouch and Xherdan Shaqiri....
Mark Hughes wants his side to bounce back from Leicester City defeat

Mark Hughes wants his side to bounce back from Leicester City defeat ByJack Mceachen

Stoke City boss wants a reaction ahead of trip to Burnley....
Stoke City prepared to listen to offers for Xherdan Shaqiri

Stoke City prepared to listen to offers for Xherdan Shaqiri

By Conor de Smith
Xherdan Shaqiri has struggled for fitness during his second season in England and Stoke City could listen to offers for the winger in the summer....
Mark Hughes says Stoke deserved more from late defeat at home to league leaders Chelsea

Mark Hughes says Stoke deserved more from late defeat at home to league leaders Chelsea

By Charlie Malam
Stoke City boss Mark Hughes was frustrated his side could not hold on for a point against Chelsea at the bet365 Stadium on Saturday night, insisting his side did not deserved to lose to the Premier League leaders....
Stoke City 1-2 Chelsea: Late Gary Cahill strike extends Blues' lead at the top to 13 points

Stoke City 1-2 Chelsea: Late Gary Cahill strike extends Blues' lead at the top to 13 points

By Charlie Malam
Gary Cahill turned from hero to zero at the bet365 Stadium, scoring a late winner to move Chelsea 13 points clear at the top of the Premier League table having earlier conceded an avoidable penalty....
Analysis: How did Stoke earn a draw away at City? And can they better it against Chelsea?

Analysis: How did Stoke earn a draw away at City? And can they better it against Chelsea? ByTom Thrower

The Potters changed their entire game for a strong result against Man City, and the same system could give them the edge against Chelsea....
Mark Hughes says "very satisfying" Stoke performance should answer the critics after goalless draw at City

Mark Hughes says "very satisfying" Stoke performance should answer the critics after goalless draw at City ByCharlie Malam

Stoke City manager Mark Hughes hailed his side's defensive display away at Manchester City, insisting it should help to answer some of the criticisms aimed his side's way in recent weeks....
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