Stoke Rumors & News

  • Stoke City chase for Tottenham's Kevin Wimmer faces double hitch

    Stoke Sentinel "Stoke City face a double brake on their interest in Tottenham defender Kevin Wimmer. Tottenham are unwilling to sell the £15m-rated centre half until they have recruited a replacement. And Stoke face potentially stiff competition from West Bromwich Albion for the 24 year-old Austrian's..." August 18

  • Jese Rodriguez: Stoke sign PSG forward on loan

    BBC "Stoke have signed ex-Real Madrid forward Jese Rodriguez on a season-long loan from Paris St-Germain. The 24-year-old joined Real at the age of 14 and was part of their Champions League-winning squads in 2014 and 2016. He joined PSG last August for £21m on a five-year deal, but scored just..." August 16

  • Stoke City set £22.5m asking price for Marko Arnautovic as they wait for third West Ham bid

    Daily Mail "Stoke City have set an asking price of £22.5million for West Ham target Marko Arnautovic in order to try and sign three new players including Chelsea defender Kurt Zouma. Stoke rejected a second West Ham offer of £20million last week because 10% of the fee would have gone out on additional..." July 16

  • Charlie Adam ready to extend contract beyond next summer

    Stoke Sentinel "Charlie Adam is ready to extend his contract at Stoke beyond next summer as urges the team to mark their decade in the top flight with a trophy. Adam, who is approaching the fifth anniversary of his arrival from Liverpool, wants to make sure one of the club's most successful eras is capped with..." July 14

  • Stoke reject loan offers for record signing Giannelli Imbula

    Stoke Sentinel "Stoke have rejected loan moves for Giannelli Imbula as they look to secure a permanent exit for their record signing. Imbula has featured in both of the Potters' first two pre-season friendlies out in Switzerland this week, including last night's friendly at Biel/Bienne, which was eventually..." July 13

  • Newcastle United join Stoke City in race to sign Manchester City midfielder Fabian Delph

    Daily Mail "Newcastle United manager Rafa Benitez is interested in Manchester City's England midfielder Fabian Delph. However the player's £12million asking price could prove an interesting test case for owner Mike Ashley's transfer ambitions this summer. Delph, 27, is expected to leave the Etihad when..." July 09

  • Walters signs for Burnley; Huddersfield adds Jorgensen

    Pro Soccer Talk "Burnley have signed Jonathan Walters from Stoke City with the Republic of Ireland international signing a two-year deal at Turf Moor after a transfer fee believe to be around $3.8 million was agreed. Walters, 33, has spent the past seven seasons at Stoke, helping them to become a solid Premier..." July 07

  • Man City transfer fee for Stoke City player Tyrese Campbell is set

    Manchester Evening News "Manchester City have been awarded a fee worth up to £1.75million for teenage striker Tyrese Campbell. The 17-year-old striker, son of former Arsenal and Everton star Kevin Campbell, left the Blues last summer to join Stoke City, and is expected to be pressing for a first team chance with Mark..." July 07

  • Stoke City transfer news: Fabian Delph ‘contract issues’ could hold up any deal

    Stoke Sentinel "Stoke City remain in limbo in their pursuit of Fabian Delph as the former England midfielder still has to sort out contractual issues at Manchester City before they will release him. That has left Stoke sizing up other midfield possibilities in case Delph fails to tie up any loose ends over his..." July 07

  • Jack Butland: Stoke City's top brass standing firm on sale prospects

    Stoke Sentinel "Stoke City have issued a `hands off Jack Butland' warning to the likes of Arsenal. The Gunners are being linked with the England goalkeeper after reports they were lining him up as the long-term replacement for 35 year-old Petr Cech. Stoke's hierarchy are braced for such stories, but insist..." June 24

  • Loan defender Philipp Wollscheid set to return to Stoke as interest dries up

    Stoke Sentinel "Philipp Wollscheid is set to return to Stoke for pre-season training after a turbulent loan season deterred potential suitors. Stoke have had no interest in buying the 28-year-old centre-back, who only made seven Bundesliga starts during nine months at Wolfsburg. The Potters may have to lower..." June 12

  • Stoke plotting shock transfer swoop for Man United skipper Wayne Rooney using shirt sponsor's financial clout

    Daily Mirror "Stoke are ready to take an amazing gamble on signing Wayne Rooney — with the backing of their sponsors Bet365. The Potters ' manager Mark Hughes is behind the move to try to tempt the Manchester United star to ignore offers from China and the USA and stay in the Premier League with the Midlands..." May 28

  • Stoke City Marko Arnautovic could be on his way out of the Stadium as PSG and AC Milan eye up £15million deals

    The Sun "MARKO ARNAUTOVIC could be on his way out of Stoke City. European giants AC Milan and Paris Saint-Germain are both lining up £15million bids for the 28-year-old Austrian forward after making the winger a priority summer target. Potters boss Mark Hughes will do everything in his power to hold..." May 26

  • Mark Hughes warns Stoke fans over transfer policy

    The Express "Hughes says his budget will be capped as he tries to revamp his squad. The Welshman has broken the Potters’ transfer record in successive summers, paying £12m for Xherdan Shaqiri in 2015 and £18m last summer for Giannelli Imbula. But with Premier League fees expected to sour again this..." May 16

  • Mark Hughes urges Stoke star to snub big-money move and focus on club

    Daily Star "The 24-year-old is widely tipped to be part of a big-money goalkeeping merry-go-round this summer. Manchester United could lose David De Gea while Liverpool, Manchester City and Everton could all be in the market for a top-class stopper. Butland is only just back after 12 months out with a..." May 09

  • Glen Johnson opens talks with Stoke over one year contract extensions as West Ham and Crystal Palace swoop

    The Sun "Mark Hughes is ready to offer another year to the 32-year-old to fight off competition from Crystal Palace and West Ham. Johnson could leave for free at the end of the season as he has not played enough games to trigger an automatic new deal. But Sparky wants him in his plans and the club..." April 18

  • Glen Johnson close to new Stoke contract despite West Ham interest

    The Telegraph "Glen Johnson is close to signing a new contract at Stoke, after Mark Hughes moved to prevent the defender leaving on a free transfer. Johnson is in advanced talks over a one-year deal and expected to sign in the next few days, despite interest from Premier League rivals West Ham and Crystal..." April 17

  • Liverpool could lose Stoke youngster at centre of tapping up storm to great rivals Everton

    Daily Mail "The 13-year-old footballer at the centre of a tapping-up storm between Stoke City and Liverpool may now end up at the Merseyside club’s great rivals, Everton. Liverpool have been banned from signing players from other English academies for two years and fined £100,000 after admitting ‘tapping..." April 08

  • Joe Allen will cost Stoke City£500,000 if they finish in Premier League top 10

    The Telegraph "Stoke City will have to pay Liverpool £500,000 if they finish in the Premier League top 10, as part of the Joe Allen deal. Allen signed for Stoke in a deal worth £13 million in July and the club will fork out an extra chunk of money should they claim a place in the top half of the table. The..." April 08

  • No problem with confidence in Stoke camp, insists Erik Pieters

    Stoke Sentinel "Erik Pieters insists there is no problem with confidence in the Stoke camp as they try to figure out why they have battled with inconsistency this season. The left-back has been frustrated that professional performances have too often been followed by a flat defeat, like the 2-0 loss at..." April 03

  • Liverpool under investigation for alleged tapping up of Stoke City schoolboy star

    The Telegraph "Liverpool are under investigation for allegedly tapping up and offering a forbidden inducement to a Stoke City schoolboy. The Anfield side are also accused of reneging on an agreement to pay the youngster’s school fees, leaving his parents – who pulled out of a deal with the club as a..." March 23

  • Luke Shaw wants out of Man United - Stoke, Crystal Palace and Newcastle keen

    Daily Star "STOKE, Crystal Palace and Newcastle are all interested in ending Luke Shaw’s Manchester United misery. The defender was surprisingly included in Gareth Southgate’s latest Three Lions squad despite a lack of first-team action after becoming an outcast at Old Trafford, making only 15 appearances..." March 19

  • Bruno Martins Indi says he wants to stay at Stoke as talks open over a permanent deal

    Daily Mirror "Bruno Martins Indi is hoping to make his loan move to Stoke permanent in the summer. The defender joined the Potters on a season-long deal from Porto in August and has started every game since . Now Martins Indi, 25, has revealed he is in talks with the club over his future, saying: "We..." March 16

  • Giannelli Imbula wants Stoke exit as £18.3million record signing eyes dream return to France amid Marseille links

    The Sun "The 24-year-old Frenchman has not started a Premier League game this year and was not even in the squad for Saturday’s 2-0 win against Middlesbrough. Now the club’s £18.3million record signing admits he was left frustrated by recent talks with Stoke boss Mark Hughes over his role. Imbula..." March 07

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