The West Ham United joint-chairman David Sullivan has revealed that the club have made a number of offers for strikers as they target cover for the injury-enforced absence of Andy Carroll.
Stoke City’s Peter Crouch is the Hammers’ main target, but reports state that interest has also been shown in Hugo Almeida of Besiktas, while the former Chelsea forward Samuel Eto’o has...
Carroll is out of action for up to four months with an ankle injury and Hammers boss Sam Allardyce wants a replacement before season starts.
Crouch cost Stoke a record £10million three years ago but they are willing to offload him for £1m.
The 6ft 7” striker, who turns 34 in January, is in the last year of a £40,000-a-week deal and has indicated he would like to return to...
Stoke City manager Mark Hughes has denied reports that striker Peter Crouch could be on his way to Premier League […]
Peter Crouch struck midway through the second half as Stoke City held Borussia Monchengladbach to a 1-1 pre-season friendly draw […]
Stoke City striker Peter Crouch believes England’s young squad can help Wayne Rooney shine at the FIFA World Cup in […]
Peter Crouch had a header that hit the base of a post after 10 minutes, and it was fairly even for most of the first half todat the Britannia Stadium, but then Stoke City went ahead with a fluke goal after 42 minutes and goalkeeper Tim Krul has to take some responsibility for the goal. […]
Stoke City goalkeeper Asmir Begovic believes team-mate Peter Crouch should be included in England’s FIFA World Cup squad. Crouch has […]
Stoke City forward Peter Odemwingie
Peter Osaze Odemwingie has stated that he is enjoying his time at Stoke City after scoring in the English Premier League side’s win against Aston Villa.
The 32-year-old scored an equalizer for the Potters as they came from behind to record an emphatic 4-1 away win over Aston Villa in Villa Park.
“We have come back from early goals a few times...
Mark Hughes believes Stoke City striker Peter Crouch can join an exclusive group of players and score 100 goals in […]
Peter Crouch is prepared to apologise to Jon Moss for his reaction if the referee was right not to award […]
Swansea came from behind to earn a 1-1 draw at Stoke in the Premier League on Wednesday.
Peter Crouch gave Stoke a 17th minute lead but Swansea made the better start to the second half and was rewarded when Chico Flores headed an equalizer in the 52nd.
Stoke broke the deadlock when Nigerian striker Peter Odemwingie rifled a low shot against the post and Crouch threaded the rebound...
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February 12, 2014
Stoke City came from behind twice to draw 2-2 away to Southampton on Saturday in the Premier League.
Saints striker Ricky Lambert gave the hosts a sixth-minute lead when he curled home a free kick for his eighth league goal of the season.
Stoke equalized in the 38th when new signing Peter Odemwingie raced onto Charlie Adam's throughball before beating goalkeeper Artur Boruc...
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February 08, 2014
Crystal Palace manager Tony Pulis wants to raid former club Stoke for Peter Crouch and Matthew Etherington.
The Eagles chief is desperate to strengthen his squad next month as he attempts to fight off the threat of instant relegation back into the Championship.
And Pulis has earmarked Crouch and Etherington as two transfer targets ahead of the January transfer window that opens...
Stoke City could let Peter Crouch link up with Harry Redknapp for a FIFTH time as he Potters look to sign former Manchester United striker Mame Biram Diouf.
Stoke have scored just 15 times in 16 Premier League matches ahead of their home tie with Aston Villa on Saturday afternoon.
And manager Mark Hughes is keen on adding greater firepower in the form of Senegal international Diouf...
Peter Crouch scored a second-half winner Saturday to give Stoke a 2-1 victory over Aston Villa and put Mark Hughes' side firmly in mid-table of the Premier League.
Crouch set up Stoke's first goal as well, knocking the ball down for Charlie Adam, who slotted it into the net in the 51st. Libor Kozak equalized in the 66th, taking advantage of Erik Pieters' soft headed...
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December 21, 2013
Goalkeepers Asmir Begovic and Allan McGregor ensured a goalless draw between Hull and Stoke at the KC Stadium on Saturday with a point serving both sides well enough in their attempt to move further away from the Premier League's relegation zone.
Begovic kept Hull out with good saves from Ahmed Elmohamady and Yannick Sagbo before the break and Hull `keeper McGregor twice prevented...
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December 14, 2013
Crystal Palace could reignite their interest in Brondby beanpole Simon Makienok - Denmark’s equivalent to Peter Crouch.
Palace were keen on landing 6ft 7in striker Makienok before Ian Holloway’s October exit from Selhurst Park hot-seat.
And the arrival of new manager Tony Pulis - who signed Crouch for his notoriously 'direct' Stoke side - has not put off the Londoners...
Stoke moved out of the Premier League relegation zone on Sunday after squandering a 2-0 lead over Swansea before drawing 3-3 with a penalty in the sixth minute of stoppage time.
Jonathan Waters slotted home Stoke's opener after eight minutes and Stephen Ireland steered home a second midway through the half, with Peter Crouch providing both assists. Wilfried Bony brought Swansea...
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November 10, 2013
Charlie Adam scored a last-gasp penalty to salvage a point for Stoke in a s-x goal thriller against Swansea at the Liberty Stadium.
The Potters went ahead in the eighth minute via Route One, with Jon Walters latching onto a flick on by Peter Crouch to slot home, and Mark Hughes's side then doubled their advantage on 25 minutes thanks to a sharp passing move, with Walters crossing...
Stoke City striker Peter Crouch has vowed to force his way into Mark Hughes’ plans and is hopeful of facing […]
FRISCO, Texas -- It was almost a shame that the stands weren't full at FC Dallas Stadium on Saturday night but the approximately 11,000 souls who did turn out to see Stoke City FC of the English Premier League beat FC Dallas 1-0 in an international friendly were definitely treated to a pretty entertaining game.
Stoke, who was minus Bryan native Brek Shea, who played midfield...
Peter Crouch insists he is "happy" at Stoke City - but has accepted that the club could look to move him on this summer.
The former England striker is in pre-season training with the Potters under new manager Mark Hughes, who replaced Tony Pulis following the end of last season.
Now aged 32, Crouch has been at the Britannia Stadium for two years but was linked with a...
Southampton manager Mauricio Pochettino was a bit disappointed not to beat Stoke but took the point.
Stoke striker Peter Crouch netted the 47th minute opener against his former club but Rickie Lambert equalised with his 15th league goal of the season to earn a share of the spoils.
The result meant the Saints finished in 14th in the table for Pochettino, who took over from Nigel...
Peter Crouch pushed former club QPR closer to a seemingly inevitable relegation as Stoke kick-started their own battle to beat the drop with a 2-0 victory on Saturday.
Harry Redknapp urged Rangers to keep the faith in the build-up but even he will be hard pushed to remain positive after this defeat. As fate would have it, a player the QPR boss had hoped to bring to Loftus Road during...
Stoke took a giant step toward survival in the Premier League by beating Queens Park Rangers 2-0 on Saturday, with goals by Peter Crouch and Jonathan Walters inching the home side to the brink of relegation.
Crouch tapped in the opener from close range in the 42nd minute for only his second goal since September, before Walters converted a retaken penalty into the corner in the 77th...
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April 20, 2013