UK time is: 07:48:07
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

Pulis reaction to Preston game

Tony Pulis was full of praise for the Potters' efforts after their draw with Preston:

He told the official site: 'We should have got three points. The best team didn't win and we are desperately disappointed.
'For parts of the game we slaughtered them and they couldn't get out of their own half. We were only asked to defend three or four times, but on one occasion it was very frustrating to get opened up by one ball.
'I thought Lee Hendrie was excellent and on another day with a bit more luck could have got himself a hat-trick.. He's got quality and finds good spaces and his passing and movement around and off the front players is very good.
'We got round the back better today and got loads of crosses in. But to win games we have to defend and we have to learn that we can play well and open teams up, but when we are asked to defend everyone has to do the job asked of them.
'As for Ricardo Fuller, he did well but is not fully fit yet. He's still not 100 per cent sharp and the only way he will get that is by playing in games. But we think he'll do the job we have brought him here for, which is to score us goals.'




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:Sunday October 1 2006

Time: 6:10PM

 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Stoke City Articles

Assaidi returns on loan (Tuesday September 2 2014)

Stoke target Man City's Nastasic (Monday September 1 2014)

Is Shawcross on his way out of Stoke? (Monday September 1 2014)

Transfer Deadline Day Live Blog (Monday September 1 2014)

deadline day (Sunday August 31 2014)

Champions rocked by Potters (Sunday August 31 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

League Results (view all)

Latest Results
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
7. Arsenal 3 1 2 0 1 5
8. Southampton 3 1 1 1 1 4
9. Hull City 3 1 1 1 0 4
10. Stoke 3 1 1 1 0 4
11. West Ham 3 1 0 2 -1 3
12. Q.P.R. 3 1 0 2 -4 3
13. Sunderland 3 0 2 1 -1 2

Breaking League News

Hernandez Gets His Dream Move
Man Utd : 02/09/2014 07:40:00
So How Was It For You?
Man Utd : 02/09/2014 07:34:00
That Falcao Deal?
Man Utd : 02/09/2014 07:33:00
Merlin`s Puzzled!
Chelsea : 02/09/2014 07:20:00
Trio Depart on Loan!
Chelsea : 02/09/2014 07:16:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

MOTM vs Man City
Suggested By:  
Begovic 0%
Bardsley 5%
Shawcross 45%
Wilson 0%
Pieters 0%
Whelan 0%
Nzonzi 5%
Walters 0%
Crouch 15%
Diouf 15%
Moses 10%
Odemwingie 5%
Adam 0%
Muniesa 0%