UK time is: 09:25:07
Vital Login
Social Login

Choose your club

Other Sites

Network Navigation

Vital Partners

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

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.




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 June 10 2007

Time: 12:58PM

Your Comments

Never going to happen.
Srg
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
 

Have Your Say

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

Recent Stoke City Articles

Potters Rain on Toon (Wednesday October 1 2014)

Stats: Stoke City v Newcastle United (Tuesday September 30 2014)

Stoke City V Newcastle Utd Preview (Monday September 29 2014)

Muniesa at the double as Black Cats culled (Wednesday September 24 2014)

Stats: Sunderland v Stoke City (Wednesday September 24 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
Stoke 1 - 0 Newcastle
Q.P.R. 2 - 2 Stoke
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
8. Spurs 6 2 2 2 1 8
9. Crystal Palace 6 2 2 2 0 8
10. WBA 6 2 2 2 0 8
11. Stoke 6 2 2 2 0 8
12. Leicester City 6 2 2 2 -1 8
13. West Ham 6 2 1 3 0 7
14. Liverpool 6 2 1 3 -1 7

Breaking League News

Liverpool: Rodgers Bemoans 'Soft' Goal
Liverpool : 02/10/2014 08:50:00
Liverpool : 02/10/2014 08:00:00
Another Nani Update!
Man Utd : 02/10/2014 07:47:00
Jones Could Return!
Man Utd : 02/10/2014 07:42:00
Diego Wants to Play for Spain!
Chelsea : 02/10/2014 07:36:00

Current Site Poll (view all polls)

MOTM v Newcastle
Suggested By:  
Begovic 0%
Bardsley 25%
Shawcross 0%
Wilson 0%
Muniesa 0%
N'Zonzi 0%
Whelan 0%
Adam 0%
Diouf 0%
Moses 0%
Crouch 25%
Arnautovic 50%
Ireland 0%
Assaidi 0%