Vital Football

Latest Stoke City News

Vital week for Potters

Vital week for Potters

We start a vital week for the Potters' automatic promotion prospects.

Stoke sit at the top of the table tonight, but whilst we've got to wait until Saturday and the most important game, so far, of the season with the visit of Bristol City to the Brit there are two other important games on Tuesday night that could dictate how the next three weeks go.

Hull City travel to Barnsley, whilst West Brom make the short trip to local rivals, Wolves. Whilst both matches are tricky games for the clubs challenging for promotion, a victory for either team will see them leapfrog Stoke.

Barnsley have been in fine home form this season, as Potters' fans can testify after a nerve-wracking last minute 3-3 draw there on Boxing Day and don't forget a certain London Premier League club that came a cropper at Oakwell in the FA Cup.

For once, all Stoke fans will be rooting for our Staffordshire rivals, Wolves in the match at Molineux. Wolves still stand a decent chance of reaching the play-offs and never want to miss the chance of getting one over on their Black Country rivals.

Two home wins tomorrow night will be just what the doctor ordered at the Brit - it's surely about time that we had a little bit of luck as well?

Writer:Chris Baldwin
Date:Monday April 14 2008
Time: 10:29PM

Comments

0
Wins for Wolves and Barnsley and 3 points against Bristol will see us up - as least that's what the old woman who read my palm told me.... Hum.. methinks life is never that easy!
BoothenP
14/04/2008 22:46:00
0
Stoke in the premier league? Having seen what has happened to Derby this season, is it a good thing?
welshboy78
15/04/2008 10:17:00
0
Yes it is my friend, yes it is... It's all about the dosh and bragging rights over our dear neighbours:)
stokiesteve72
21/04/2008 00:34:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Stoke City Articles

Limited Progress Made On Disabled Access

It's been reported that 13 Premier League clubs are still failing to provide the required number of wheelchair spaces for disabled supporters.

Stats: Swansea City v Stoke

All the stats from Swansea City (2) vs (0) Stoke, Liberty Stadium, 22/04/17 Att: 20,566

Swansea v Stoke - Team Sheets

Stoke go to the Liberty Stadium as the visitors to Swansea for the latest Premier League game.

Swansea v Stoke - Follow Live On Twitter

Stoke go to the Liberty Stadium as the visitors to Swansea today, this will be a 3pm kick-off.

Archived Vital Stoke Articles

Vital Stoke articles from

Site Journalists

Tom Barker
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Swansea MotM
Suggested By:
Butland0%
Johnson0%
Shawcross0%
Martins Indi0%
Pieters0%
Shaqiri0%
Cameron0%
Allen0%
Arnautovic0%
Crouch0%
Berahino0%
Sub-Sobhi0%
Sub-Diouf0%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

League Table

# Team P W D L Pts. GD
1 Chelsea 32 24 3 5 75 38
2 Spurs 32 21 8 3 71 46
3 Liverpool 33 19 9 5 66 29
4 Man City 32 19 7 6 64 28
5 Man Utd 31 16 12 3 60 24
6 Everton 34 16 10 8 58 23
7 Arsenal 31 17 6 8 57 23
8 WBA 33 12 8 13 44 -3
9 Southampton 31 11 7 13 40 -3
10 Watford 33 11 7 15 40 -17
11 Stoke 34 10 9 15 39 -13
12 AFC Bournemouth 34 10 8 16 38 -14
13 West Ham 34 10 8 16 38 -15
14 Leicester City 32 10 7 15 37 -12
15 Burnley 33 10 6 17 36 -14
16 Crystal Palace 32 10 5 17 35 -8
17 Hull City 34 9 6 19 33 -31
18 Swansea 34 9 4 21 31 -29
19 Middlesbrough 33 4 12 17 24 -20
20 Sunderland 32 5 6 21 21 -32
The Vital Football Members League
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Vital Football Comment

Recent Stoke City Results (view all)

Stoke City Fixtures (view all)

Apr 29 2017 3:00PM : West Ham United (H)
Barclays Premier League
May 6 2017 3:00PM : AFC Bournemouth (a)
Barclays Premier League
May 13 2017 3:00PM : Arsenal (H)
Barclays Premier League
May 21 2017 3:00PM : Southampton (a)
Barclays Premier League
Write for Vital Football