Tag Archives: Jack Butland

The Top 5 Conclusions from Stoke City 0-0 Arsenal 17.01.16

1) A frustrating afternoon In an age when people bang on about the ‘gentrification’ of football (which I think means more families at grounds and less stabbings, boooo!) it’s good to know we still have at least one genuine rivalry … Continue reading

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The Top 5 Conclusions from Stoke City 2-0 Manchester Utd 26.12.15

 1) A win surprising in its lack of surprise “This man is magic. He scores goals that others simply dream of!” The fact that, 22 years on, every Stoke fan still remembers Alan Parry’s commentary (while conveniently forgetting that we … 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 Norwich City 1-1 Stoke City 22.08.15

1) Disjointed and disappointed in East Anglia For all the progress made and the big name arrivals this summer, Stoke City are hardly in a position to treat a point at Carrow Road – a ground at which they’ve won … Continue reading

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