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The Top 5 Conclusions from Manchester City 4-0 Stoke City 23.04.16

1) This is getting embarrassing now When you go into a game actively expecting to lose 4-0, something is badly wrong. At the end of a week when the world lost Prince, Stoke partied not like it was 1999, but … Continue reading

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The Top 5 Conclusions from Stoke City 2-2 Swansea City 02.04.16

1) Stoke do it to themselves (and that’s what really hurts) For some reason, this feels worse than a defeat.

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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 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 3-1 Norwich City 13.01.16

 1) The favourites upset the underdogs Do not adjust your sets. Stoke City played at home against a team below them in their table, and they actually won…and pretty comfortably at that.

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The Top 5 Conclusions from Doncaster Rovers 1-2 Stoke City 12.01.16

1) Stoke do (just) enough Ever looked at what you’ve got left in the fridge after Christmas and just chucked it all into a saucepan to make a sort of Frankenstein’s lobby?

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The Top 5 Conclusions from WBA 2-1 Stoke City 02.01.16

1) A few alarms, but no surprises PROGRESS! After three fruitless attempts and nearly 11 years, Stoke City finally scored their first goal against a Tony Pulis team since October 2005,

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The Top 5 Conclusions from Everton 3-4 Stoke City 28.12.15

1) 93 minutes of insanity It’s not enormously fashionable to invoke Alton Towers at the moment, but during my youth in the early 90s, the box office ride at Staffordshire’s foremost adventure park was the Corkscrew.

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The Top 5 Conclusions from Stoke City 0-2 Watford 24.10.15

1) A performance defective in all areas Three wins in a row. A home game against a promoted side. Fans confidently predicting wins by a three or four goal margin…after a week in which the Back to the Future films … Continue reading

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The Top 5 Conclusions from Tottenham 2-2 Stoke

1) Under-strength and off-colour, Stoke remain a match for most teams One of Spurs’ most beloved sons was fond of saying that football is “a funny old game”, and his old team and Stoke City underlined that old cliché in … Continue reading

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