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Archives: Stoke City

Who’ll Avoid Premier League Relegation? Analyzing the 5 Teams In Peril

Posted on by James Bayley
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The battle to beat the drop in the Premier League is heating up with just five games to go; five teams all fighting for survival and just one spot left to fight for. With Reading and QPR now as good … Continue reading

Newcastle United vs Sunderland & Stoke City vs Manchester United Match Highlights [VIDEO]

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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There were two Premier League matches in action today, both of which had massive implications for the winning and losing sides. Here are the highlights of Newcastle against Sunderland and Stoke City versus Manchester United from April 14, 2013: Newcastle … Continue reading

Time Is Running Out For Stoke City to Escape Relegation

Posted on by David Lonergan
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Stoke City have enjoyed relative success as a football club over the past few years. Under Tony Pulis they have become an established Premier League team, and in doing so have come to rely on an often criticized, but largely … Continue reading

5 Talking Points From Premier League Gameweek 32: The Weekly EPL

Posted on by Sayantan Nandy
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With a packed roster of matches being played out over the weekend, we have plenty to talk about regarding this gameweek. 1. Manchester City get a glimpse of an alternate reality Still 12 points clear of their noisy neighbors, United … Continue reading

Premier League Clubs Expected to Approve Goal-Line Technology to Begin Use Next Season

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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The Football Association expect the Premier League clubs to approve goal-line technology, with the technology set to be launched in the Premier League beginning with the 2013-14 season. The Premier League clubs meet on Thursday to discuss several agenda items … Continue reading

Premier League Saturday, Gameweek 32 Match Highlights [VIDEO]

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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While there were only four matches in the Premier League today, there were 13 goals for an average of 3.25 goals per game. One team was doomed to probable relegation, while another one looks like they may escape the drop. … Continue reading

Which Premier League Clubs Have the Best Attacking Efficiency and Defensive Resiliency? [INFOGRAPHIC]

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Which clubs have the best attacking efficiency and best defensive resiliency in the Premier League for the 2012-13 season-to-date? On the basis of attacking efficiency, the research is measured based on the number of shots taken per goal scored. For … Continue reading

The Clubs That Are The Best Crossers in the Premier League for 2012-13 To Date

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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The interesting thing about most statistics is that they often reveal remarkable facts that you otherwise wouldn’t know. At least the ones that are published do. This week, we’ve looked at the footballers who have the best win percentages for … Continue reading

Emmanuel Adebayor And Other High-Profile Players that Stoke City Missed Out On Signing

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Stoke City’s chief scout recently said that the club had a chance to sign Emmanuel Adebayor for £3 million. “I remember one of the first names I gave to Tony [Pulis] at Stoke was a lightning-quick, 6ft 4in striker called … Continue reading

The Teams With the Average Youngest Age in the Premier League

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Which club has the youngest average age in the Premier League? And vice-versa, which club has the oldest average age? The answers may surprise you. First, the club with the oldest average is the one that sits at the very … Continue reading

Premier League Saturday Gameweek 31 Match Highlights [VIDEO]

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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It was another action packed day in the Premier League with 22 goals in 8 goals for an average of 2.75 goals per match. Despite the fact that the exciting matches today were sandwiched between a boring early kick-off and … Continue reading

Michael Owen Announces He Is To Retire From Soccer At The End of the Season: The Daily EPL

Posted on by Alex Muller
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Michael Owen has announced that he plans on retiring from soccer at the end of this season, aged 33. The former Liverpool, Real Madrid, Newcastle United, Manchester United and now Stoke City striker has decided to hang up his boots … Continue reading

Premier League Saturday Gameweek 30 Match Highlights [VIDEO]

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Despite there being one nil-nil draw in the Premier League today, there were still 14 goals scored in the other five matches played for an average goals per game of 2.33. Compare that to 7 games in MLS today where … Continue reading

Arsenal Midfielder Jack Wilshere Ruled Out Until April: The Daily EPL

Posted on by Alex Muller
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The news continues to get worse for Arsenal. After last night when we revealed that Jack Wilshere would miss tomorrow’s Champions League match against Bayern Munich, it’s been confirmed by Arsenal today that he’ll also miss this weekend’s game versus … Continue reading

Chelsea’s Rafa Benitez Claims Sir Alex Ferguson Snubbed Handshake: The Nightly EPL

Posted on by Alex Muller
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Here we go again. The tension between managers Rafa Benitez and Sir Alex Ferguson was increased today after Benitez claimed that Ferguson snubbed a handshake before today’s FA Cup quarter-final match kicked off at Old Trafford. According to Benitez, Ferguson … Continue reading

Sir Alex Ferguson Says Wayne Rooney Will Be Offered a New Deal: The Daily EPL

Posted on by Alex Muller
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Sir Alex Ferguson has come out on the offensive today in defense of Wayne Rooney. According to The Guardian, “Sir Alex Ferguson has launched a fierce defence of Wayne Rooney, stating his determination to keep the striker at Manchester United, attacking … Continue reading

Queens Park Rangers’ Accounts Reveal Worrying Future If Relegated: The Nightly EPL

Posted on by Alex Muller
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Queens Park Rangers could be doomed financially if they are relegated at the end of this season reveals Guardian reporter David Conn. It was revealed earlier today that the club has debts of over £85 million — and that’s even before their … Continue reading