Stoke City - Whitehead finally arrives at Stoke
UK time is: 12:25:13
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

'If It's Football, It's Vital'

Whitehead finally arrives at Stoke

Dean Whitehead has finally put pen to paper and signed a four year contract after making the move from Sunderland's Stadium of Light to be our first major signing of the summer.

The deal has cost an initial 3m that could rise to 5m based on appearances and the 27 year old midfielder becomes the fourth former Black Cat to make the move to the Brit in recent years, joining Liam Lawrence, Danny Higginbotham and Rory Delap.

Despite early reports saying that he was likely to miss tomorrow's friendly at Deepdale due to paperwork delays, the club have now confirmed that he is available for the match against Preston where the Stoke squad will have a chance to pit themselves against former Potter, Jon 'The Beast' Parkin.

It now seems more likely that Whitehead's arrival will mean that Seyi Olofinjani's reported move to French club, Monaco will now go ahead.




Use your social login to comment on front page articles. Login using you Facebook, Twitter, Google or LinkedIn accounts and have your say!



Click here to join in the debate on the club forum.

The Journalist

Writer: Chris Baldwin Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday July 24 2009

Time: 6:10PM

 

Have Your Say

Log in...
with your social network     OR     with your Vital account

Recent Stoke City Articles

Archived Stoke City Articles

List All Vital Stoke Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites

Vital Members League (view all)

1. lloyd_17 2

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
12. Norwich 0 0 0 0 0 0
13. Southampton 0 0 0 0 0 0
14. Spurs 0 0 0 0 0 0
15. Stoke 0 0 0 0 0 0
16. Sunderland 0 0 0 0 0 0
17. Swansea 0 0 0 0 0 0
18. Watford 0 0 0 0 0 0

Stoke City Fixtures (view all)

Breaking League News

The Catalyst?
Spurs : 29/07/2015 12:00:01
Cesc Loves Arsenal, I Don't Hate Cesc
Arsenal : 29/07/2015 11:35:01
Norwich 0 West Ham 1
West Ham : 29/07/2015 11:21:01
Arteta: We Can Achieve Something Important
Arsenal : 29/07/2015 10:44:00
Transfer Window Tactics
Spurs : 29/07/2015 10:08:01

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

Who should replace Nzonzi?
Suggested By:  
Adam 5%
van Ginkel 27%
Cameron 14%
Wilson 1%
Sidwell 1%
Shenton 2%
New Signing 50%