Charlie Adam

Position: Midfielder
Team: Stoke City
Born: December 10, 1985 (age 28)
Hometown: Dundee, Scotland
Height: 6'1''
Nationality: Scottish
Diafra Sakho of West Ham United celebrates scoring his team's second goal with Enner Valencia of West Ham United during the Barclays Premier League match between West Ham United and Manchester City at Boleyn Ground on October 25, 2014
Preview: Stoke City vs. West Ham United
Sports Mole previews the Premier League clash between Stoke and West Ham at the Britannia Stadium as the Irons look to continue their impressive recent form.
Oct 30, 15:25
Bojan Krkic of Stoke City in action during the pre season friendly match between Blackburn Rovers and Stoke City at Ewood Park on August 03, 2014
Team News: Stoke City, Southampton ring the changes
Stoke City make three changes ahead of their League Cup clash against Southampton at the Britannia Stadium, while the Saints swap four of their personnel.
Oct 29, 19:39
Liverpool's Brazilian midfielder Philippe Coutinho celebrates scoring his goal with Liverpool's English midfielder Steven Gerrard (L) during the English Premier League football match between Queens Park Rangers and Liverpool at Loftus Road in London on Oc
Premier League in numbers: Week Eight
Sports Mole looks back on the most recent round of Premier League matches with a selection of facts and figures.
Oct 22, 11:30
Victor Moses of Stoke City lies in the area as Angel Rangel of Swansea City (L) reacts after conceding a penalty, as Ki Sung-Yueng of Swansea City appeals to the Referee during the Barclays Premier League match between Stoke City and Swansea City at Brita
Angel Rangel: "I didn't touch Victor Moses"
Swansea City defender Angel Rangel is adamant that he didn't touch Victor Moses in the incident which saw Stoke City awarded a controversial penalty in their matchup.
Oct 20, 06:02
Stoke City's English-born Irish striker Jonathan Walters celebrates scoring his team's second goal during the English Premier League football match between Stoke City and Swansea City at the Britannia Stadium in Stoke-on-Trent, central England on October
Jonathan Walters delighted with Stoke City comeback
Stoke City forward Jonathan Walters feels that his side showed great resilience to come from behind to beat Swansea City 2-1 in their Premier League clash.
Oct 20, 05:39
Victor Moses of Stoke City lies in the area as Angel Rangel of Swansea City (L) reacts after conceding a penalty, as Ki Sung-Yueng of Swansea City appeals to the Referee during the Barclays Premier League match between Stoke City and Swansea City at Brita
Garry Monk calls for Victor Moses punishment
Swansea City manager Garry Monk calls on the FA to dish out 'heavy punishment' to Victor Moses for his "blatant dive" in Sunday's 2-1 defeat at Stoke City.
Oct 19, 20:16
Stoke City's Scottish midfielder Charlie Adam celebrates scoring a penalty with teammate English-born Scottish defender Phil Bardsley (R) and English striker Peter Crouch (L) during the English Premier League football match between Stoke City and Swansea
Player Ratings: Stoke City 2-1 Swansea City
Sports Mole takes a closer look at the individual performances of the players involved during Stoke's 2-1 win over Swansea.
Oct 19, 19:12
Stoke player Charlie Adam scores from the penalty spot during the Barclays Premier League match between Stoke City and Swansea City at Britannia Stadium on October 19, 2014
Charlie Adam: 'We had to deal with Wilfried Bony'
Stoke City midfielder Charlie Adam claims that stopping Swansea City's Wilfried Bony in their Premier League clash was key to claiming all three points.
Oct 19, 18:55
Stoke player Charlie Adam scores from the penalty spot during the Barclays Premier League match between Stoke City and Swansea City at Britannia Stadium on October 19, 2014
Ryan Shawcross: 'Stoke City fully deserved victory'
Ryan Shawcross insists that Stoke City "deserved" their 2-1 victory against Swansea City this afternoon.
Oct 19, 18:44
Stoke player Charlie Adam scores from the penalty spot during the Barclays Premier League match between Stoke City and Swansea City at Britannia Stadium on October 19, 2014
Mark Hughes responds to Garry Monk's 'cheat' claims
Stoke City boss Mark Hughes brands Swansea City manager Garry Monk "unacceptable" for calling Victor Moses 'a cheat' following their Premier League clash this afternoon.
Oct 19, 18:41
Stoke City players surround Referee Michael Oliver after he awarded Swansea City a penalty during the Barclays Premier League match between Stoke City and Swansea City at Britannia Stadium on October 19, 2014
Match Analysis: Stoke City 2-1 Swansea City
Sports Mole takes a closer look at Stoke's 2-1 win at home to Swansea in the Premier League.
Oct 19, 18:26
Stoke City's English-born Irish striker Jonathan Walters celebrates scoring his team's second goal during the English Premier League football match between Stoke City and Swansea City at the Britannia Stadium in Stoke-on-Trent, central England on October
Result: Jonathan Walters wins it for Stoke City
Jonathan Walters scores the winner as Stoke City beat Swansea City 2-1 in the Premier League this afternoon.
Oct 19, 17:52
Swansea's Wilfried Bony celebrates after scoring his team's opening goal against Stoke on November 10, 2013
Half-Time Report: Stoke City, Swansea City level at break
Wilfried Bony and Charlie Adam both score penalties as Stoke City and Swansea City sit level at 1-1 at the interval of their Premier League encounter.
Oct 19, 16:47
Stoke City's Scottish midfielder Charlie Adam celebrates scoring a penalty with teammate English-born Scottish defender Phil Bardsley (R) and English striker Peter Crouch (L) during the English Premier League football match between Stoke City and Swansea
Live Commentary: Stoke City 2-1 Swansea City - as it happened
Sports Mole looks back at Stoke's 2-1 win over Swansea in the Premier League with its minute-by-minute report.
Oct 19, 15:00
Steven Fletcher of Sunderland celebrates scoring the second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Stoke City at Stadium of Light on October 4, 2014
Vito Mannone hails Sunderland patience
Sunderland goalkeeper Vito Mannone lauds the perseverance of his teammates after they ended a six-game winless streak by beating Stoke on Saturday.
Oct 5, 02:11
Mark Hughes, manager of Stoke City looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Queens Park Rangers and Stoke City at Loftus Road on September 20, 2014
Stoke City manager Mark Hughes: 'Sunderland were the better of two poor teams'
Stoke City manager Mark Hughes admits that his side were deservedly beaten by Sunderland in the Premier League on Saturday as they fell to a 3-1 away defeat.
Oct 4, 18:42
Sunderland's English striker Connor Wickham celebrates scoring the opening goal as Stoke City's Bosnian goalkeeper Asmir Begovic (R) reacts during the English Premier League football match between Sunderland and Stoke City at The Stadium of Light in Sunde
Player Ratings: Sunderland 3-1 Stoke City
Sports Mole rates the performances of all of the players involved in Sunderland's 3-1 victory over Stoke City at the Stadium of Light.
Oct 4, 18:17
Steven Fletcher of Sunderland celebrates scoring the second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Stoke City at Stadium of Light on October 4, 2014
Match Analysis: Sunderland 3-1 Stoke City
Sports Mole brings you analysis of Sunderland's comfortable 3-1 victory over travelling Stoke City at the Stadium of Light in the Premier League.
Oct 4, 17:32
Sunderland's Steven Fletcher during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Stoke City at Stadium of Light on January 29, 2014
Result: Steven Fletcher fires Sunderland to first win of the season
Steven Fletcher scores twice as Sunderland get their first win of the season with a 3-1 victory over Stoke City.
Oct 4, 16:56
Steven Fletcher of Sunderland celebrates scoring the second goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Sunderland and Stoke City at Stadium of Light on October 4, 2014
Half-Time Report: Sunderland in front at the break
Sunderland take a 2-1 lead in at half time against Stoke City in the Premier League.
Oct 4, 15:50
Steven Caulker of QPR is congratulated by Leroy Fer after scoring his team's opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Queens Park Rangers and Stoke City at Loftus Road on September 20, 2014
Player Ratings: Queens Park Rangers 2-2 Stoke City
Sports Mole takes a look at the individual performances during Saturday's 2-2 draw between QPR and Stoke in the Premier League.
Sep 20, 15:50
Armand Traore of QPR is tackled by Phil Bardsley of Stoke City during the Barclays Premier League match between Queens Park Rangers and Stoke City at Loftus Road on September 20, 2014
Match Analysis: Queens Park Rangers 2-2 Stoke City
Sports Mole takes a closer look at QPR's 2-2 draw at home to Stoke in the Premier League.
Sep 20, 15:06
Niko Kranjcar of QPR celebrates scoring with a free kick during the Barclays Premier League match between Queens Park Rangers and Stoke City at Loftus Road on September 20, 2014
Result: Late Niko Kranjcar strike secures draw for Queens Park Rangers
Queens Park Rangers twice come from behind to share a 2-2 draw with Stoke City in the Premier League.
Sep 20, 14:39
Mame Biram Diouf of Stoke City celebrates scoring the opening goal with team mates during the Barclays Premier League match between Queens Park Rangers and Stoke City at Loftus Road on September 20, 2014
Half-Time Report: Steven Caulker equalises for Queens Park Rangers
Queens Park Rangers come from behind to head into the break level with Stoke City at Loftus Road.
Sep 20, 13:33
Eduardo Vargas of Chile in action during the international friendly match between England and Chile at Wembley Stadium on November 15, 2013
Team News: Eduardo Vargas makes first Queens Park Rangers start
Chile international Eduardo Vargas makes his first start for Queens Park Rangers against Stoke City.
Sep 20, 12:01
Steven Caulker of QPR is congratulated by Leroy Fer after scoring his team's opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Queens Park Rangers and Stoke City at Loftus Road on September 20, 2014
Live Commentary: Queens Park Rangers 2-2 Stoke City - as it happened
Sports Mole's minute-by-minute report of QPR's 2-2 draw at home to Stoke in the Premier League.
Sep 20, 11:43
Oussama Assaidi of Stoke City celebrates scoring the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Stoke City and Everton at Britannia Stadium on January 1, 2014
Oussama Assaidi "really pleased to be back" at Stoke City for new season
Stoke City's Oussama Assaidi vows to repay the club's faith in him after arriving back at the Potters on loan from Liverpool.
Sep 6, 06:24
Nikica Jelavic of Hull City celebrates after scoring the first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Hull City and Stoke City at the KC Stadium on August 24, 2014
Result: Stoke City come from behind to draw at Hull City
Hull City draw 1-1 with Stoke City in their Premier League clash at the KC Stadium on Sunday afternoon, despite playing for 75 minutes with 10 men.
Aug 24, 15:23
Nikica Jelavic of Hull City celebrates after scoring the first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Hull City and Stoke City at the KC Stadium on August 24, 2014
Live Commentary: Hull City 1-1 Stoke City - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live text commentary of the Premier League draw between Hull City and Stoke City at the KC Stadium.
Aug 24, 12:30
 Andreas Weimann of Aston Villa celebrates scoring the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Stoke City and Aston Villa at Britannia Stadium on August 16, 2014
Result: Andreas Weimann secures win for Aston Villa
Aston Villa secure a 1-0 win over Stoke City on the opening day of the new Premier League season.
Aug 16, 17:08
Bojan Krkic of Stoke City is congratulated by team-mate Marc Muniesa after scoring the equaliser during the pre season friendly match between Blackburn Rovers and Stoke City at Ewood Park on August 03, 2014
Result: Bojan Krkic scores in Stoke City draw
New signing Bojan Krkic is on target as Stoke City draw with Blackburn Rovers in their pre-season friendly at Ewood Park.
Aug 3, 17:00
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
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