Manchester City’s Argentinian striker Sergio Aguero scores their second goal past Stoke City’s Irish goalkeeper Shay Given from the penalty spot. Photograph: Getty Images

Manchester City 4 Stoke City 0 Shay Given’s chances of making Martin O’Neill’s Republic of Ireland squad for Euro 2016 suffered a setback as he left (...)

Tottenham Hotspur’s Harry Kane celebrates scoring against Stoke City in their Premier League clash. Photo: Getty Images

Stoke City 0 Tottenham Hotspur 4 By the time Tottenham Hotspur had completed their night’s work, featuring two more goals each for Harry Kane and t(...)

Shay Given makes his first Premier League start for Stoke City against Tottenham Hotspur. Photo: Getty Images

Shay Given has been picked to make his league debut for Stoke City in their Premier League clash with Spurs this evening, just two days before his 40t(...)

Divock Origi scored twice as Liverpool eased past Stoke at Anfield. Photograph: Reuters

For Liverpool, the perfect Sunday stroll before the Europa League showdown with Borussia Dortmund. For Stoke City, a woeful afternoon of dissent and d(...)

 Steve Cook of Bournemouth celebrates scoring his team’s third goal against Swansea City at Vitality Stadium. Photograph: Jordan Mansfield/Getty Images

Bournemouth 3 Swansea 2 Bournemouth took another huge step towards securing their Premier League survival as Steve Cook’s header sealed a 3-2 win o(...)

Seamus Coleman scored Everton’s second in their 3-0 win over Stoke City. Photograph: Getty

Stoke City 0 Everton 3 Everton registered back-to-back Premier League wins for the first time this season as a first-half blitz steered them to a 3-0(...)

Stoke City’s Marc Wilson: club’s  physio thinks defender has  medial ligament damage in his knee. Photograph: Tim Keeton/EPA

Marc Wilson’s availability for the European Championships is in doubt. Stoke City expect to know on Monday the extent of a knee injury the Republic(...)

Jamie Vardy rounds Jack Butland to score Leicester City’s second in their 3-0 win over Stoke. Photograph: Getty

Leicester City 3 Stoke City 0 All looks rosy again for Leicester after a return to winning ways coincided with Jamie Vardy ending his goal drought in(...)

Sunderland’s Jermain Defoe celebrates after putting his side 2-1 up against Aston Villa in their Premier League clash. Photo: Lindsey Parnaby/Getty Images

Sunderland 3 Aston Villa 1 Jermain Defoe blasted Sunderland to a first victory in six attempts, giving them hope of avoiding relegation from the Pr(...)

Stoke’s Marko Arnautovic scores their fourth goal with a penalty. Photograph: Carl Recine/Reuters

Everton 3 Stoke City 4 A breathless game finished with Stoke City revelling in another eye-catching win and Everton lost for words at their latest (...)