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The Opposition: Stoke

The Opposition: Stoke
Full Club Name:
Stoke City Football Club

Year Formed:
1863

Nickname:
The Potters

Ground:
Britannia Stadium

Capacity:
28,383

Manager:
Tony Pulis (2006 to present)

Chairman:
Peter Coates (2005 to present)

Mascot:
Pottermus and Pottermiss

Top Scorer:
Fuller: 6

Player to Watch:
Rory Delap (simply for his long throws)

Possible Starting Line-Up:

Sorensen
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Huth - Shawcross - Faye - Higginbotham
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Delap - Whitehead - Diao - Tuncay
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Sidibe - Fuller

Current Table Position:
12. Played 24. Won 7. Lost 8. Drawn 9. Goal difference -4. Points 30

Club Records:
Most Appearances: 675 John McCue
Most Goals: 282 Tommy Sales
Record Attendance: 51,130 vs Arsenal, 1937
Record League Win: 10-3 vs West Brom: 1937
Record transfer fee paid: 5,500,000 - Dave Kitson from Reading, 2008
Record transfer fee received: 3,000,000 - Seyi Olofinjana, 2009

Famous Stoke Fans:
Frank Bough (TV Presenter)
Nick Hancock (TV Presenter)
Dominic Cork (Ex-Test Cricketer)
Ted Hankey (Darts)
Andy Robinson (Rugby coach)

**Think I might have to publish this for a third time next week.




Writer:bigal84
Date:Monday February 15 2010
Time: 4:24PM

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