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Sunderland 1 – Stoke 3 David Moyes must surely have been hoping for a much better result on Saturday. Sunderland welcomed Stoke to the Stadium of Light in a match many fans of the Black Cats would have believed they could have collected all three points from. But that’s not how things panned out as […]
Monsieur Salut writes: Pete Sixsmith raised this question here several months ago. It occurred to me again as I wrote my preview of Sunderland vs Stoke City for ESPN FC – is Mark Hughes’s side, and the club itself, more or less what SAFC should be aiming to emulate? Why can they attract players with […]
Peter Lynn dips back into his collection of dodgy old hits for inspiration as he does some back-of-envelope calculations on what David Moyes needs from the second half of the season if Sunderland are yet again to avoid the drop. He even allows for the unthinkable, losing at home to Stoke on Saturday , as […]
Willian scores v Stoke Such is the smoothness of the Chelsea ship right now, that you don’t even hear any murmurs of discontent from players on the fringes; always a good sign. The likes of Cesc Fabregas and Willian have found themselves on the bench, due to Conte’s preference for Matic and Victor Moses respectively.
Standing on the doorstep of history, Chelsea saw off the challenge of a very good Stoke City side, defeating the visitors by a 4-2 final score. A brace from Willian gave the Blues a lead they would not relinquish and a late goal from Diego Costa sealed the win for the Blues as they match […] The post Chelsea March Towards History in Defeating Stoke appeared first on Chelsea FC news.
Chelsea will be looking to further stretch their advantage at the top of the Premier League when they take on Stoke, who go into the game on the back of a 4-1 thrashing at Liverpool. Leicester City will be desperate to avoid defeat at West Ham as the threat of a relegation battle looms close. […]