Vital Football

Latest Stoke City News

Carew: I feel at home

Carew: I feel at home

Stoke City`s on-loan striker John Carew has described his current base at the Britannia Stadium like being at home.

Carew, who`s bigger than me and you, joined the Potters on loan from Aston Villa during the January transfer window and has since scored his second goal wearing the red and white strip during the 3-0 thrashing Brighton in the FA Cup on Saturday. Stoke now face either West Ham United or Burnley in the quarter-final.

Speaking of his delight about being at Stoke, the Norwegian told the official site: 'Everything is going fantastically for me personally and for the football club.

'I feel at home here, the supporters have been fantastic with me and all of the players, management and everyone else at the club have made me feel unbelievably welcome."

Carew kick-started the 3 goal flurry within the first half against the Seagulls and was pleased with his performance: 'I was obviously very happy to get a goal, but for me it is about looking forward now and I just want to make sure that I keep doing well for the club and keep doing what the manager and the supporters expect of me.'

Carew reached Wembley on two occasions with Aston Villa last season, but suffered defeat in both the FA Cup semi-final and League Cup final. But John has high hopes for Stoke's chances this year: 'The club is one game away from an appearance at Wembley and to get there would be a fantastic achievement,' he said.

'I got there twice with Aston Villa last season, so I would love to get there this year - that would be wonderful.'

Hopefully he will get that chance but he and the rest of the team will have to pull it out of the back when the quarter-finals come to the Britannia Stadium. But whatever happens, it`s good to hear that John Carew is enjoying his football here but will he want to move here on a more permanent basis? Time will tell.



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

Writer:Ryan Kalisz
Date:Monday February 21 2011
Time: 9:43PM

Comments

0
Just don't ***** him off, he's the most stroppy player I have ever seen. One arguement and he throws in the towel. When he's happy he's on great form.
leelindsay
22/02/2011 09:28:00
0
Ah but would he storm off to watch the game on sky like Tuncay did on a couple of occasions?
Rhin0
22/02/2011 18:18:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Stoke City Articles

Joselu Heads Out, Jese Comes In

Stoke City have now confirmed the expected departure of Joselu and announced the arrival of former Real Madrid frontman Jese Rodriguez.

Transfer Windows To End Early?

The Premier League and the EFL will both be seeking thoughts from member clubs on whether or not to close the summer transfer window before the season kicks off in coming years.

No Allen Move, Joselu Switch Nears

Manager Mark Hughes has confirmed that midfielder Joe Allen is not for sale, and Joselu's switch to Newcastle United nears with a medical reportedly taking place.

Vital View - Premier League - 11th-12th August 2017

The Premier League season got underway with the first round of games played over the weekend.

Archived Vital Stoke Articles

Vital Stoke articles from

Site Journalists

Tom Barker
Editor email
Profile

Current Poll (see more polls)

Everton MotM
Suggested By: Site Staff
Butland1%
Zouma33%
Shawcross0%
Cameron0%
Diouf0%
Allen0%
Fletcher0%
Pieters0%
Shaqiri66%
Krkic0%
Berahino0%
Sub - Crouch0%
Sub - Choupo-Moting0%
ScoopDragon Premier League Network Sites
Vital Football Comment
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
Write for Vital Football

Recent Stoke City Results (view all)

Stoke City Fixtures (view all)

The Vital Football Members League