As the home finale is against Arsenal, the Potters' best chance at making home fans happy could come Saturday against West Ham.
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Stoke are a shambles and Mark Hughes deserves blame for continually making baffling decisions. Hughes gets 1/10 for the loss at Swansea.
Swansea stopped the rot with a 2-0 victory over Stoke but remain in the bottom three of the Premier League.
Glen Johnson has signed a one-year contract extension with Stoke.
Stoke managed to get back to winning ways with a 3-1 victory over relegation-threatened Hull in what was a less-than-convincing performance.
Xherdan Shaqiri's 30-yard strike capped a Stoke victory that eased their relegation fears and left Hull still looking nervously over their shoulder.
Ibrahim Afellay's season is likely to be over after the Stoke midfielder travelled to Spain for knee surgery.
Stoke fans have lost faith in Mark Hughes. A parting of the ways may be needed this summer.
A leading Member of Parliament has called on the FA to commission an independent review into Liverpool's tapping up of a Stoke City schoolboy.
Stoke City goalkeeper Jack Butland reported "no issues" as he returned to action 13 months after his last competitive appearance.
Jurgen Klopp wheeled out a 3-5-1-1 system featuring two teenagers and players fielded out of position. And it needed some tweaks to see results.
Mark Hughes must shoulder the blame after Stoke grabbed defeat from the jaws of victory in their 2-1 loss to Liverpool.
It took the introduction of Philippe Coutinho and Roberto Firmino to turn the game in Liverpool's favour, as Jurgen Klopp gambled away at Stoke.
Goals from Philippe Coutinho and Roberto Firmino dug Jurgen Klopp out of a hole as Liverpool came from behind to beat Stoke 2-1.
Jurgen Klopp has made three changes for Liverpool's encounter with Stoke, with Philippe Coutinho and Roberto Firmino starting as substitutes.
Stoke boss Mark Hughes is set to give record signing Giannelli Imbula one more chance before making a decision on whether to sell him in the summer.
A trip to Stoke was once feared by all top clubs, but these days there seems little to fear from a visit to the Potteries.
On Wednesday, Liverpool were given a two-year academy transfer ban -- with the second year suspended for three years -- and a £100,000 fine.
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