Birmingham City vs Stoke City – Match Report

A Lukas Jutkiewicz brace pushed Birmingham nine points from the drop zone in a vital win against Stoke. Birmingham had been in improved form going into the game, with two wins, one draw ane one loss since Lee Bowyer took over from Aitor Karanka. Bowyer made two changes to the side that held Brentford toContinue reading “Birmingham City vs Stoke City – Match Report”

Stoke City vs Millwall – Match Report

Millwall edged a tight mid-table battle to record their third win on the bounce and continue Gary Rowett’s unbeaten record against his former club. Michael O’Neill and Stoke came into the matchup looking to record three wins in a row for the first time since October 2016. They had previously dispatched of Bristol City withContinue reading “Stoke City vs Millwall – Match Report”

Bristol City vs Stoke City – Match Report

A goal either side of the break secured a comfortable win for Stoke in Bristol on a Good Friday to be a Potters fan. Bristol City had headed into the international break off the back of a disappointing 2-0 defeat to Rotherham. Much like their opponents in this game, the Robins were entering the finalContinue reading “Bristol City vs Stoke City – Match Report”

Stoke City vs Derby County – Match Report

Stoke made it two home wins on the bounce as Jacob Brown found a winner to silence his critics and heap pressure on a lacklustre Derby side. Stoke’s season had tailed off massively in recent weeks, with a playoff place all but a distant memory for the Potters now. They had won just one inContinue reading “Stoke City vs Derby County – Match Report”

Cardiff City vs Stoke City – Match Report

Missed chances galore saw the points shared between Cardiff and Stoke in a close-run affair in the Welsh capital. Cardiff’s run of eleven games unbeaten came to a disappointing end in their previous match against Watford, after they lost 2-1 in the dying embers of the match. They do still hold hopes of making theContinue reading “Cardiff City vs Stoke City – Match Report”

Middlesbrough vs Stoke City – Match Report

Middlesbrough kept their playoff hopes alive with a comprehensive win against a misfiring Stoke side. Boro entered the game off the back of a controversy-filled 2-1 loss to Swansea City. They sat in ninth place going into the contest, just two points ahead of their opponents from Staffordshire. Neil Warnock was understandably seething after thatContinue reading “Middlesbrough vs Stoke City – Match Report”

Stoke City vs Wycombe Wanderers – Match Report

Stoke returned to winning ways with a convincing victory against lowly Wycombe Wanderers at the bet365 Stadium. The Potters had lost three on the bounce heading into the game, and needed a win to claw back their ever-diminishing playoff hopes. Michael O’Neill made just the solitary change from a controversial 2-1 defeat at home toContinue reading “Stoke City vs Wycombe Wanderers – Match Report”

Stoke City vs Swansea City – Match Report

Swan dive earns Steve Cooper’s men a last gasp win at the bet365 Stadium to keep the pressure on the top two. Stoke entered the fixture in need of a win to boost their slim playoff hopes, after just two victories in fifteen games. Michael O’Neill’s men had been hit with more injury woes inContinue reading “Stoke City vs Swansea City – Match Report”

Brentford vs Stoke City – Match Report

Stoke’s nightmare winless streak in London continued as they threw away an early lead at the Brentford Community Stadium. The Potters previous game ended a 2-0 loss away to Barnsley, in what was a real dent to their playoff hopes. Michael O’Neill was again contending with a number of injuries heading into the Brentford matchup,Continue reading “Brentford vs Stoke City – Match Report”

Barnsley vs Stoke City – Match Report

Stoke fell to a disappointing defeat at Oakwell as Barnsley continue to move ever closer to the play-off spots. Stoke entered the fixture in much better form than they had been a week before, with vital home wins against Sheffield Wednesday and Luton in their previous two. Michael O’Neill was hit with some injury doubtsContinue reading “Barnsley vs Stoke City – Match Report”