Marko Arnautovic  of Stoke City celebrates scoring his team’s second goal. Photo: Dave Thompson/Getty Images

Marko Arnautovic struck twice in a 2-1 win for Stoke as they piled the misery on Aston Villa. Villa boss Remi Garde publicly questioned the commitmen(...)

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

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

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Stoke’s Marko Arnautovic missed out on a hat-trick as this shot beat Manchester City’s Joe Hart but came back off the post.  Photo: Phil Noble/Reuters

Stoke City 2 Manchester City 0 Stoke duo Marko Arnautovic and Xherdan Shaqiri tore Manchester City to shreds in a brilliant first-half display which(...)

Dutch winger Ibrahim Afellay is Stoke City’s latest signing. Photograph: Getty Images

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Petr Cech could leave Chelsea in search of regular football, with Arsenal potential suitors. Photograph: Reuters

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Chelsea’s Diego Costa reacts as he leaves the pitch injured against Stoke City during the English Premier League soccer match between Chelsea and Stoke City at Stamford Bridge. Photo: Facundo Arrizabalga/EPA

Chelsea 2 Stoke City 1Chelsea responded from conceding a Charlie Adam goal from his own half and losing Diego Costa to a hamstring injury to beat Stok(...)

West Bromwich Albion boss Tony Pulis faces his old club Stoke City on the back of last weekend’s FA Cup defeat to Aston Villa. (Photo by Gareth Copley/Getty Images)

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Joshua King celebrates scoring his third and Blackburn’s fourth during their 4-1 FA Cup fifth round rout of Stoke City. (Paul Ellis/AFP/Getty Images)

Blackburn Rovers 4 Stoke City 1Ten-man Stoke suffered FA Cup embarrassment at Ewood Park as they were torn apart 4-1 by a second-string Blackburn side(...)