UK time is: 00:29:36
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Wilko gives Pulis selection headache

Stoke manager Tony Pulis has admitted it will be a tough decision to decide between Andy Wilkinson and Robert Huth at right-back for Sunday`s match at Hull.


After Huth was given a 3 match ban for punching West Ham`s Matthew Upson back in October, Wilko has deputised and impressed in each of the last two league games.

Pulis says 'I've been really pleased with Wilko,' 'He's done smashing, which doesn't really surprise you because he always comes in and delivers his very best for the team. It will be a tough decision because you can't ignore what Wilko gives you, nor what Robert has to offer".

The 25-year old Wilkinson has voiced his determination to keep the German international out of the side but that will be easier said than done following Huth`s bright start at the Brit.

But Wilko`s character and determination has made him a firm crowd favorite over the last year with his solid if not spectacular performances and so we have no qualms over which one gets the nod come Sunday. Just along as we win!




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: Charlie Bennett Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Friday November 6 2009

Time: 10:12AM

Your Comments

Its got to be Wilko, Huth is a good player but I dont think he can just march back into the team
redandwhitestripemad
Its got to be Wilko, Huth is a good player but I dont think he can just march back into the team
redandwhitestripemad
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Stoke City Articles

Stoke fail to tame Foxes (Sunday September 14 2014)

Stats: Stoke City v Leicester City (Sunday September 14 2014)

Hughes nominated for Manager of the Month (Thursday September 11 2014)

Birmingham loan move for Shea (Thursday September 11 2014)

Moses voted Stoke Signing of the Summer (Wednesday September 10 2014)

Stoke's August goal of the month (Wednesday September 10 2014)

Cameron set for hernia surgery (Wednesday September 10 2014)

Archived Stoke City Articles

List All Vital Stoke Articles
Have your say
Click here to suggest an article
Click here to suggest a poll

Vital Members League (view all)

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
Stoke 0 - 1 Leicester City
Man City 0 - 1 Stoke
Hull City 1 - 1 Stoke
Stoke 0 - 1 Aston Villa

League Table (view table)

Team P W D L GD Pts
11. Everton 4 1 2 1 -1 5
12. Leicester City 4 1 2 1 -1 5
13. West Ham 4 1 1 2 -1 4
14. Stoke 4 1 1 2 -1 4
15. Sunderland 4 0 3 1 -1 3
16. Q.P.R. 4 1 0 3 -8 3
17. Crystal Palace 4 0 2 2 -3 2

Breaking League News

Arsenal Blitzed!
Arsenal : 16/09/2014 23:28:00
Arsenal : 16/09/2014 21:56:00
Liverpool: LFC vs. Ludogorets Razgrad Team News
Liverpool : 16/09/2014 19:02:00
Robinson Loaned To Preston
Aston Villa : 16/09/2014 18:28:00
Who Will be Between the Sticks v Schalke?
Chelsea : 16/09/2014 17:51:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

MOTM vs Leicester
Suggested By:  
Begovic 25%
Bardsley 0%
Shawcross 0%
Wilson 0%
Pieters 0%
Whelan 50%
Nzonzi 0%
Moses 0%
Bojan 0%
Walters 0%
Crouch 25%
Diouf 0%
Assaidi 0%
Muniesa 0%