A disappointed Stoke City manager, Mark Hughes, has given his thoughts following yesterday's narrow defeat to Everton.
West Bromwich are prepared to sell the former England Under-21 striker for around £20m as long as a replacement is secured first and Stoke City’s bid remains on the table.
With spending set to pass £1bn for the first time, fans discuss the moves so far, what they still need, and the one deal that makes them jealous In: Granit Xhaka Borussia Monchengladbach, £34m; Takuma Asano Sanfrecce Hiroshima, undisc; Rob Holding Bolton, £2m. Continue reading...
Top Premier League defender James Collins has branded the clampdown on penalty-box wrestling as ‘mad’, as one furious manager admitted he may be forced to change his tactics.
A frustrated Mark Hughes called for greater consistency from referees after watching his Stoke side lose 1-0 to Everton thanks to what he deemed a “very harsh” penalty.
Television replays showed minimal contact between Phil Bardsley and Ashley Williams for the game's decisive penalty
Ronald Koeman admitted he will be disappointed if Everton fail to sign any more players before the transfer window closes, after watching his side maintain their unbeaten start to the season by beating Stoke City.
Ronald Koeman maintains his unbeaten start as Everton manager as his team beat Stoke, who remain without a league win in 2016-17.