Ex-England striker Peter Crouch announces retirement

Soccer Jul 12, 2019

Ex-England striker Peter Crouch announces retirement

Former England striker Peter Crouch announced on Friday his retirement from soccer after more than two decades as a professional. The 38-year-old former Tottenham Hotspur, Liverpool and Stoke City striker spent last season at Burnley but his contract ended last month. Crouch was capped 42 times ...

Fighting Brighton salvages point against Stoke

Soccer Nov 21, 2017

Fighting Brighton salvages point against Stoke

Promoted Brighton's promising Premier League campaign continued as it twice came from behind to earn a 2-2 draw at home to Stoke City on Monday. The visitors went ahead through Eric Maxim Choupo-Moting but Pascal Gross equalized just before the break only for Kurt Zouma ...

Seven-star City turns on style to thrash Stoke

Soccer Oct 15, 2017

Seven-star City turns on style to thrash Stoke

Manchester City opened up a two-point lead over neighbor Manchester United at the top of the Premier League thanks to another display of scintillating brilliance in a 7-2 thrashing of Stoke City at the Etihad Stadium on Saturday. After the high-noon showdown between Liverpool and ...

Spurs thrash Stoke to narrow gap on Leicester

Soccer Apr 19, 2016

Spurs thrash Stoke to narrow gap on Leicester

Harry Kane and Dele Alli both scored twice Monday as Tottenham crushed Stoke 4-0 with a devastating attacking display to close the gap on Premier League leader Leicester to five points. Tottenham's fearless performance was an emphatic response to Leicester dropping points in Sunday's draw ...

Terry, Fabregas score as Chelsea blanks Stoke

Soccer Dec 23, 2014

Terry, Fabregas score as Chelsea blanks Stoke

John Terry scored his first league goal of the season to help Chelsea beat Stoke City 2-0 Monday night and restore its three-point lead atop the Premier League. Terry put his side ahead in just the second minute with a powerful header from a corner, ...