Charlie Adam

Position: Midfielder
Team: Stoke City
Born: December 10, 1985 (age 28)
Hometown: Dundee, Scotland
Height: 6'1''
Nationality: Scottish
Stoke City Manager Mark Hughes walks to the dugout prior to the Barclays Pemier League match between Stoke City and Arsenal at the Britannia Stadium on March 1, 2014
Result: Peter Crouch secures Stoke City draw in Germany
Mark Hughes's Stoke City hold Borussia Monchengladbach to a 1-1 friendly draw in Germany.
Jul 20, 17:10
Stoke's Charlie Adam celebrates after scoring his team's second goal against Liverpool during their Premier League match on January 12, 2014
Galatasaray consider move for Charlie Adam?
Galatasaray could renew their interest in Stoke City midfielder Charlie Adam during the summer transfer window.
Jun 11, 08:57
Samir Nasri of Manchester City celebrates scoring the first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and West Ham United at the Etihad Stadium on May 11, 2014
Premier League in numbers: Week 38
As the Premier League season comes to an end, Sports Mole picks out a selection of statistics from each of the final 10 encounters.
May 12, 10:53
Charlie Adam of Stoke City celebrates as he scores their second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between West Bromwich Albion and Stoke City at The Hawthorns on May 11, 2014
Match Analysis: West Bromwich Albion 1-2 Stoke City
Sports Mole takes an in-depth look at Stoke City's 2-1 victory over West Bromwich Albion on the final day of the Premier League season.
May 11, 17:29
Charlie Adam of Stoke City celebrates as he scores their second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between West Bromwich Albion and Stoke City at The Hawthorns on May 11, 2014
Result: Charlie Adam grabs late Stoke City winner
Stoke City finish ninth in the Premier League after beating West Bromwich Albion 2-1 at the Hawthorns this afternoon.
May 11, 17:13
West Brom head coach Pepe Mel looks on prior to kick-off in the Premier League match against West Ham on April 26, 2014
Live Commentary: West Bromwich Albion 1-2 Stoke City - as it happened
Live text commentary of West Bromwich Albion's clash with Stoke City in the Premier League.
May 11, 14:00
Asmir Begovic of Stoke City is congratulated by team-mate Ryan Shawcross after scoring the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Stoke City and Southampton on November 02, 2013
Asmir Begovic, Ryan Shawcross honoured at Stoke City's awards night
Captain Ryan Shawcross is voted Player of the Year by Stoke's fans, while goalkeeper Asmir Begovic picks up two prizes at the club's end-of-season awards evening.
May 7, 01:42
Fulham manager Felix Magath prior to kick-off against Hull in the Premier League match on April 26, 2014
Preview: Stoke City vs. Fulham
Sports Mole previews the Premier League clash between Stoke and Fulham at the Britannia Stadium as the Cottagers try to reignite their survival campaign.
May 1, 21:09
Stoke's Charlie Adam celebrates after scoring his team's second goal against Liverpool during their Premier League match on January 12, 2014
Tim Sherwood dismisses Charlie Adam handshake speculation
Tottenham Hotspur head coach Tim Sherwood dismisses speculation that some of his players won't shake Charlie Adam's hand when they face Stoke City on Saturday.
Apr 25, 15:00
Erik Pieters of Stoke City celebrates scoring the first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Stoke City and Newcastle United at Britannia Stadium on April 12, 2014
Result: Erik Pieters's strike wins it for Stoke City
Erik Pieters scores a 42nd-minute winner as Stoke City beat Newcastle United 1-0 at home.
Apr 12, 17:07
Mark Hughes manager of Stoke City gives instructions during the Barclays Premier League match between Stoke City and West Ham United at Britannia Stadium on March 15, 2014
Live Commentary: Stoke City 1-0 Newcastle United - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's minute-by-minute run-down as Stoke City beat Newcastle United 1-0 at the Britannia Stadium in the Premier League.
Apr 12, 14:00
Stoke's Charlie Adam celebrates after scoring his team's second goal against Liverpool during their Premier League match on January 12, 2014
Stoke City's Charlie Adam expected to play with broken nose
Stoke City midfielder Charlie Adam is expected to play against Newcastle United with a broken nose.
Apr 11, 17:33
Stoke City manager Mark Hughes looks on prior to kick-off against Liverpool during their Premier League match on January 12, 2014
Preview: Stoke City vs. Newcastle United
Sports Mole previews Saturday's Premier League midtable clash between Stoke and Newcastle at the Britannia Stadium.
Apr 10, 15:23
Ahmed Elmohamady of Hull City challenges Marko Arnautovic of Stoke City during the Barclays Premier League match on March 29, 2014
Live Commentary: Stoke City 1-0 Hull City - as it happened
Read how a mistake from Hull City's Ahmed Elmohamady's helped Stoke City to a fourth win in five Premier League games.
Mar 29, 14:05
Peter Crouch (C) of Stoke celebrates with teammates after scoring his team's second goal during the Barclays Premier League match against Aston Villa on March 23, 2014
Preview: Stoke City vs. Hull City
Sports Mole previews the Premier League clash between Stoke and Hull at the Britannia Stadium as the two teams look for the final points which will secure their safety.
Mar 27, 20:45
Marko Arnautovic of Stoke City beats Kevin Nolan, James Tomkins and Guy Demel of West Ham United to score their second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Stoke City and West Ham United at Britannia Stadium on March 15, 2014
Match Analysis: Stoke City 3-1 West Ham United
Sports Mole looks back over the 90 minutes that unfolded during Stoke City's 3-1 victory over West Ham United in the Premier League.
Mar 15, 17:40
Jon Walters celebrates scoring during the Barclays Premier League match between Stoke City and Arsenal at Britannia Stadium on March 1, 2014
Preview: Stoke City vs. West Ham United
Sports Mole previews the clash between Stoke City and West Ham United, who are level on points in the Premier League table, at the Britannia Stadium.
Mar 13, 14:04
Norwich City manager Chris Hughton prior to kick-off during the match against Tottenham on September 14, 2013
Team News: Chris Hughton makes one change to Norwich City team
Ricky van Wolfswinkel replaces Gary Hooper in the Norwich City side for the Premier League meeting with Stoke City.
Mar 8, 14:15
Charlie Adam of Stoke during a Pre Season Friendly between Stoke City and Genoa at Britannia Stadium on August 10, 2013
Preview: Norwich City vs. Stoke City
Sports Mole previews the Premier League clash between Norwich and Stoke at Carrow Road as both teams look to put distance between themselves and the bottom three.
Mar 6, 20:35
Stoke's Charlie Adam celebrates after scoring his team's second goal against Liverpool during their Premier League match on January 12, 2014
Stoke City chief executive disappointed by Charlie Adam ban
Stoke City chief executive Tony Scholes expresses his disappointment at Charlie Adam's three-match ban from the FA.
Mar 5, 16:02
Charlie Adam of Stoke during a Pre Season Friendly between Stoke City and Genoa at Britannia Stadium on August 10, 2013
Charlie Adam banned for three matches
Stoke City midfielder Charlie Adam is given a three-match ban by the FA.
Mar 5, 15:13
Steven N'Zonzi of Stoke City scores their second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Stoke City and Sunderland on November 23, 2013
Steven N'Zonzi: 'Arsenal cannot deal with physical approach'
Steven N'Zonzi believes that Arsenal are showing an obvious weakness against sides who adopt a physical approach.
Mar 5, 05:12
Charlie Adam of Stoke during a Pre Season Friendly between Stoke City and Genoa at Britannia Stadium on August 10, 2013
Stoke City to appeal Charlie Adam charge
Stoke City confirm that they will appeal the FA's decision to charge Charlie Adam with violent conduct.
Mar 3, 18:00
Stoke's Charlie Adam celebrates after scoring his team's second goal against Liverpool during their Premier League match on January 12, 2014
Charlie Adam charged with violent conduct by Football Association
The FA charges Stoke City midfielder Charlie Adam with violent conduct.
Mar 3, 17:36
Yaya Toure of Manchester City celebrates scoring the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and Stoke City at the Etihad Stadium on February 22, 2014
Result: Yaya Toure strikes late to secure win for Manchester City
Manchester City battle past a stubborn Stoke City side to record a 1-0 win in their Premier League match at the Etihad Stadium.
Feb 22, 16:57
Glenn Whelan of Stoke City shoots past Aleksandar Kolarov of Manchester City during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and Stoke City at the Etihad Stadium on February 22, 2014
Half-Time Report: Manchester City, Stoke City goalless
Manchester City and Stoke City are playing out a goalless draw after 45 minutes of football at the Etihad Stadium.
Feb 22, 15:57
Charlie Adam of Stoke City celebrates scoring the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Stoke City and Manchester United at Britannia Stadium on February 1, 2014
Charlie Adam: 'Mark Hughes has given me freedom'
Stoke City midfielder Charlie Adam hails manager Mark Hughes as the catalyst for his recent prolific form.
Feb 22, 15:04
Peter Crouch of Stoke City celebrates after scoring during the Barclays Premier League match between Stoke City and Swansea City at the Britannia Stadium on February 12, 2014
Match Analysis: Stoke City 1-1 Swansea City
Sports Mole takes a closer look at Stoke City's 1-1 draw with Swansea City.
Feb 12, 22:30
Peter Crouch of Stoke scores their second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Southampton and Stoke City at St Mary's Stadium on February 8, 2014
Match Analysis: Southampton 1-1 Stoke City
Sports Mole takes a closer look at the 2-2 draw between Southampton and Stoke at St Mary's Stadium in the Premier League.
Feb 8, 18:00
Steven Davies of Southampton celebrates after scoring their second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Southampton and Stoke City at St Mary's Stadium on February 8, 2014
Result: Southampton, Stoke City share the spoils
Southampton and Stoke City pick up a point each from their Premier League clash, as they play out a 2-2 draw.
Feb 8, 16:53
Asmir Begovic of Stoke watches Ricky Lambert's free kick fly past him to make it 1-0 during the Barclays Premier League match between Southampton and Stoke City at St Mary's Stadium on February 8, 2014
Half-Time Report: Southampton, Stoke City share four goals
Southampton and Stoke City head into half time level at 2-2 in their Premier League clash at St Mary's Stadium.
Feb 8, 15:52
Asmir Begovic of Stoke watches Ricky Lambert's free kick fly past him to make it 1-0 during the Barclays Premier League match between Southampton and Stoke City at St Mary's Stadium on February 8, 2014
Live Commentary: Southampton 1-1 Stoke City - as it happened
Read how Southampton and Stoke played out their fourth consecutive Premier League draw, courtesy of Sports Mole's live text coverage of the St Mary's Stadium action.
Feb 8, 14:05
Charlie Adam of Stoke City celebrates scoring the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Stoke City and Manchester United at Britannia Stadium on February 1, 2014
Mark Hughes: 'Charlie Adam improving all the time'
Mark Hughes says that Charlie Adam is now "finishing games as strong as he's starting".
Feb 8, 01:21
Asmir Begovic of Stoke City is congratulated by team-mate Ryan Shawcross after scoring the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Stoke City and Southampton on November 02, 2013
Preview: Southampton vs. Stoke City
Sports Mole previews the Premier League clash between Southampton and Stoke at St Mary's Stadium. Potters goalkeeper Asmir Begovic scored in the reverse fixture.
Feb 6, 18:40
Arsenal's English midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain celebrates after scoring a goal during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Crystal Palace at the Emirates Stadium in London on February 2, 2014
Sports Mole's Premier League Team of the Week
Sports Mole picks out the best 11 players from the 24th round of Premier League fixtures.
Feb 4, 10:55
Charlie Adam of Stoke City celebrates scoring his second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Stoke City and Manchester United at Britannia Stadium on February 1, 2014
David Moyes: "We were extremely unlucky"
Manchester United manager David Moyes claims that his side were "extremely" unlucky in falling to an eighth defeat of the season at the hands of Stoke City on Saturday.
Feb 2, 09:42
Peter Odemwingie: 'Mark Hughes inspired Manchester United scalp'
Peter Odemwingie reveals that Stoke City's historic win over Manchester United on Saturday was inspired by a pre-match speech from coach Mark Hughes.
Feb 2, 06:32
Manchester United's Ashley Young in action against Bayer Leverkusen during their Champions League group match on September 17, 2013
Manchester United's Ashley Young laments Stoke City defeat
Ashley Young admits his disappointment with Manchester United's 2-1 defeat at Stoke City in the Premier League on Saturday.
Feb 2, 04:46
Manchester United Manager David Moyes looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Cardiff City at Old Trafford on January 28, 2014
Manchester United's David Moyes rues missed chances against Stoke City
David Moyes believes that Manchester United played well against Stoke City, but rues his side's failure to take their chances.
Feb 2, 04:35
Phil Jones of Manchester United is stretchered off injured during the Barclays premier League match between Stoke City and Manchester United at Britannia Stadium on February 1, 2014
David Moyes alleviates fears over Phil Jones injury
Manchester United boss David Moyes alleviates fears over Phil Jones's health by confirming that the defender is "okay" after suffering a concussion.
Feb 1, 18:05
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