Vital Football

Latest Stoke City News

Derby eye up Stoke loan stars

Derby eye up Stoke loan stars

It appears that Premiership new boys, Derby County have been casting more than just an eye over last season's loan stars.

With both Lee Hendrie and Salif Diao both desperate for another crack at the Premiership, both are reported to be looking down the A50 as they hunt for somewhere to play next season.

Hendrie has long been linked with anyone but the Potters recently, with Leicester and Coventry allegedly talking to the former Villa midfielder. Hendrie's dad (former Pulis team mate, Paul Hendrie) started talks with Derby before they even won the play-off final at the end of last month as it became clear that Stoke were not going to be able to match his wage demands.

Diao is a free agent after June 30th as his short term contract with the Potters ends, and the club have started negotiations with the Senegalese international with a 'tell us what you want' opening gambit. He is now also reported to be discussing a possible move to the Rams.

I've already written off a permanent signing for Hendrie and would not be desperately disappointed if he did not rejoin us, but I would be disappointed if the club did not pull out all the stops to get Salif to resign on the dotted line.


Join Vital Stoke

It's easy to register , simply click the link and enjoy getting involved (you can even win prizes!)

Message Board To visit the message board, click here. Get involved

This website is your website and we are looking for people to help run the site. Do you go to most of the games and have an opinion? Why not write a match report? Perhaps you are a budding journalist or even just someone who is very opinionated? Well why not join our team? If this interests you please contact Vital Stoke.



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

Writer:Chris Baldwin
Date:Sunday June 10 2007
Time: 12:58PM

Comments

0
Never going to happen.
Srg
10/06/2007 15:42:00
0
Cant see them both join Derby.Think they will go straight back down.Think Diao should stay at Stoke and push the club forward think Hendrie can still do his stuff in premership tho.Think you should save your money and Buy big Jon Parkin instead.
matty17x
10/06/2007 17:50:00
Page 1/1
  1. 1

Login to post a comment

Recent Stoke City Articles

Bojan Into The Record Books

Krkic, who scored in Spain for Barcelona, Roma & AC Milan in Italy and of course Stoke in England grabbed his first goal in Germany during Mainz's draw with Bayern Munich.

More Reliable Than An Octopus 2016/17? (24/4/17)

A new season, a new special computer crunching the numbers to determine the final Premier League positions for 2016/17.

Swansea Simply Wasn't Good Enough - Allen

Welsh midfielder Joe Allen has admitted that Stoke City certainly weren't good enough in the defeat at the weekend to Swansea City.

Vital View - Premier League, 22nd-23rd April 2017

Chelsea & Tottenham weren't in action so it was Champions League and relegation spots up for grabs - Sunderland & Middlesbrough are virtually down but Swansea have a chance.

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%
Allen50%
Arnautovic0%
Crouch0%
Berahino0%
Sub-Sobhi50%
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 34 19 9 6 66 28
4 Man City 32 19 7 6 64 28
5 Man Utd 32 17 12 3 63 26
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 Crystal Palace 33 11 5 17 38 -7
13 AFC Bournemouth 34 10 8 16 38 -14
14 West Ham 34 10 8 16 38 -15
15 Leicester City 32 10 7 15 37 -12
16 Burnley 34 10 6 18 36 -16
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
Write for Vital Football
Latest F1 News
Latest Vital Boxing News
The Vital Football Members League

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
Vital Football Comment