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The Top 5 Conclusions from Stoke City 1-1 West Brom 24.09.16

1) Hughes blows his mini-redemption Let’s start with a basic statement of the obvious. This is a draw that feels like a defeat.

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The Top 5 Conclusions from Stoke City 0-4 Tottenham Hotspur 10.09.16

1) Stoke are absolutely where they deserve to be Rewatching the ‘highlights’ of this debacle, there was a point at which Mark Hughes, exiled in dudgeon to the stands, could be seen blindly poking away at a mobile device, communication … Continue reading

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The Top 5 Conclusions from Watford 1-2 Stoke City 19.03.16

1) Stoke’s best league performance of 2016 Vicarage Road has been a pretty happy hunting ground for Stoke in recent times; The Hornets have managed just two victories over us on their own patch in the last 10 meetings stretching … Continue reading

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The Top 5 Conclusions from Chelsea 1-1 Stoke City 05.03.16

1) First Premier League point at Stamford Bridge is well worth the wait The last time Stoke got any kind of league result at Chelsea, the original version of ‘Do They Know It’s Christmas?’ was number one in the charts, … Continue reading

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The Top 5 Conclusions from Stoke City 1-2 Crystal Palace 19.12.15

1) The predictable crash landing back to earth Ever seen a film sequel that turns out to basically a lazily reassembled retread of the first one, just changed enough in terms of plot to justify its existence? Think The Hangover … Continue reading

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The Top 5 Conclusions from Arsenal 2-0 Stoke City 12.09.15

1) A spineless defeat in more ways than one It might be true that Stoke always lose at Arsenal, and we always seem to save some of our sleepiest performances of the season for the trip to the library in … Continue reading

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The Top 5 Conclusions from Stoke City 0-1 WBA 29.08.15

1) The archetypal brave defeat The scoreline wasn’t a surprise. It was Tony Pulis’ third straight 1-0 win over Mark Hughes and his former paymasters from the Potteries. Yet it’s fair to say none of us expected things to unfold … Continue reading

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