Kevin De Bruyne celebrates scoring during the Champions League game between Manchester City and Shakhtar Donetsk on September 26, 2017
Manchester City demolish Stoke City 7-2 to go two points clear at the top of the league.
Next Game: Stoke City vs. Bournemouth - Saturday, October 21 at 3pm in Premier League
Kevin De Bruyne celebrates scoring during the Champions League game between Manchester City and Shakhtar Donetsk on September 26, 2017
Mark Hughes heaps praise on "world-class" Kevin De Bruyne
Mark Hughes concedes that Stoke City "found it very difficult" preventing Kevin De Bruyne from pulling the strings for Manchester City in Saturday's heavy defeat.
Oct 14, 21:30
Kevin De Bruyne celebrates scoring during the Champions League game between Manchester City and Shakhtar Donetsk on September 26, 2017
Result: Devastating Manchester City hit Stoke City for seven to go clear at the top
Manchester City demolish Stoke City 7-2 to go two points clear at the top of the league.
Oct 14, 16:52
Pep Guardiola watches on during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Liverpool on September 9, 2017
Team News: Sergio Aguero on bench for Manchester City against Stoke City
Sergio Aguero starts Manchester City's match against Stoke City on the bench after returning from a broken rib.
Oct 14, 14:06
Pep Guardiola watches on during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Liverpool on September 9, 2017
Live Commentary: Manchester City 7-2 Stoke City - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live coverage of Manchester City's 7-2 victory over Stoke City.
Oct 14, 13:57
Joe Allen goes down injured during the World Cup qualifier between Wales and the Republic of Ireland on October 9, 2017
Mark Hughes: 'Joe Allen doesn't remember head injury in Wales match'
Stoke City manager Mark Hughes says that midfielder Joe Allen does not remember sustaining a head injury in Wales's World Cup qualifier with Republic of Ireland.
Oct 13, 18:12
A general shot of the corner flag at the Etihad Stadium prior to Manchester City's Premier League clash with Middlesbrough on November 5, 2016
Preview: Manchester City vs. Stoke City
Sports Mole previews Saturday afternoon's Premier League meeting between Manchester City and Stoke City at the Etihad Stadium.
Oct 12, 14:24
Sergio Aguero in action during the Premier League game between Manchester City and Everton on August 21, 2017
Sergio Aguero coy on Manchester City return date
Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero refuses to rule out the possibility of returning in time for Saturday's Premier League match against Stoke City.
Oct 12, 13:05
Joe Allen in action for Stoke City on August 20, 2016
Stoke City midfielder Joe Allen doubt for Manchester City match
Stoke City midfielder Joe Allen is a doubt for this Saturday's Premier League match against Manchester City due to a head injury.
Oct 11, 09:27
Jack Butland in action during the Premier League game between Bournemouth and Stoke City on May 6, 2017
Gordon Banks: 'Jack Butland should be number one'
Former England goalkeeper Gordon Banks insists that Stoke City's Jack Butland should be Gareth Southgate's number one stopper for the 2018 World Cup.
Oct 10, 17:27
Jack Butland sits injured during the international friendly between Germany and England on March 26, 2016
Jack Butland to start World Cup qualifier against Lithuania
England manager Gareth Southgate praises Jack Butland for 'remaining patient', as he confirms plans to start the Stoke City goalkeeper against Lithuania on Sunday.
Oct 7, 16:21
Stoke City striker Peter Crouch applauds the fans after being taken off during his side's Premier League clash with Liverpool at Anfield on December 27, 2016
Mark Hughes hints at new Peter Crouch contract
Stoke City boss Mark Hughes says that 36-year-old forward Peter Crouch could earn another new 12-month contract at the club.
Sep 30, 21:05
Peter Crouch of Stoke City gestures during the Capital One Cup Third Round match between Fulham and Stoke City at Craven Cottage on September 22, 2015 in London, United Kingdom.
Peter Crouch eyeing England call-up
Stoke City striker Peter Crouch says that he is still available for England after scoring his team's winner against Southampton on Saturday afternoon.
Sep 30, 20:22
Mark Hughes greets Antonio Conte during the Premier League game between Stoke City and Chelsea on March 18, 2017
Result: Peter Crouch nets late winner for Stoke City against former club Southampton
A late goal from Peter Crouch earns Stoke City a 2-1 victory over Southampton in their Premier League encounter at the Bet365 Stadium.
Sep 30, 16:58
Virgil van Dijk warms up prior to the Premier League game between Crystal Palace and Southampton on September 16, 2017
Team News: Virgil van Dijk makes first Premier League start of season
Virgil van Dijk is included in the Southampton starting lineup for the first time this season ahead of their Premier League clash with Stoke City.
Sep 30, 14:03
Mark Hughes watches on during the Premier League game between Stoke City and Manchester United on September 9, 2017
Live Commentary: Stoke City 2-1 Southampton - as it happened
Relive Sports Mole's live coverage of Stoke City's 2-1 victory over Southampton in the Premier League.
Sep 30, 14:00
Marcus Rashford and Kurt Zouma in action during the Premier League game between Stoke City and Manchester United on September 9, 2017
Stoke City boss Mark Hughes: 'Kurt Zouma is worth £40m'
Stoke City manager Mark Hughes claims that defender Kurt Zouma - currently on loan from Chelsea - is worth £40m.
Sep 30, 11:29
A general view of the stadium before the Barclays Premier League match between Stoke City and Manchester City at Britannia Stadium on February 11, 2015
Julien Ngoy signs new five-year contract at Stoke City
Stoke City announce that 19-year-old striker Julien Ngoy has signed a new five-year contract with the club.
Sep 29, 19:54
Mark Hughes watches on during the Premier League game between Bournemouth and Stoke City on May 6, 2017
Mark Hughes: 'Stoke City displays better than results'
Stoke City manager Mark Hughes says that he has been happy with his side's performances this season, despite just one win being recorded in six league matches.
Sep 29, 10:38
Mark Hughes watches on during the Premier League game between Stoke City and Manchester United on September 9, 2017
Mark Hughes: 'Injures still blighting Stoke City defence'
Stoke City manager Mark Hughes reveals that the club's backline are still blighted by injuries ahead of the Premier League fixture with Southampton.
Sep 29, 10:25
Marcos Alonso in action during the Premier League game between Chelsea and Everton on August 27, 2017
Mark Hughes: 'Marcos Alonso should have been dismissed'
Mark Hughes blasts referee Mike Dean for failing to send off Marcos Alonso in Stoke City's heavy 4-0 home defeat to Chelsea on Saturday afternoon.
Sep 23, 21:26



Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Manchester CityMan City87102942522
2Manchester UnitedMan Utd86202121920
3Tottenham HotspurSpurs85211551017
4Watford84311313015
5Chelsea8413138513
6Arsenal84131210213
7Burnley834186213
8Liverpool83411312113
9Newcastle UnitedNewcastle832398111
10West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom824279-210
11Southampton823379-29
12Huddersfield TownHuddersfield823359-49
13Swansea CitySwansea822458-38
14Brighton & Hove AlbionBrighton8224610-48
15West Ham UnitedWest Ham8224814-68
16Everton8224513-88
17Stoke CityStoke8224918-98
18Leicester CityLeicester81341013-36
19Bournemouth8116412-84
20Crystal Palace8107218-163
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