Sporting Intelligence
FootballNewsStoke’s survival rests on domineering records over the likes of the Baggies

Stoke’s survival rests on domineering records over the likes of the Baggies

by

By Brian Sears

28 February 2011

Stoke City are on their way to surviving a third consecutive season in the Premier League. They have so far finished 12th and 11th and look on course to be 10th or thereabouts, although things are tight and a mere six points separate the bottom club Wigan (27 points) and Everton in 10th place (on 33 points).

Stoke’s record of points won in the Premier League, by opponent, is recorded in our full table below. In six games with Manchester United, five games with Chelsea and one game with Blackpool they have yet to win a single point. They have also won a third of the points available or fewer against Arsenal, Wolves, Everton, Liverpool, Manchester City and Birmingham.

But in three games against West Bromwich Albion, Stoke’s record before the Monday night game against West Brom = 100 per cent, with three wins from three, six goals scored and none conceded. This represents a 100 per cent points record against the Baggies, with Stoke’s next best percentage tallies coming against Blackburn (72.2 per cent), Newcastle, Sunderland and Aston Villa.

.

More Brian Sears

More on Stoke

More on West Brom

Sportingintelligence home page

.

  • LinkedIn
  • Twitter
  • Yahoo Messenger
  • Share/Bookmark

leave a reply

Contact us

Sporting Intelligence PO Box 26676 Helensburgh, G84 4DT United Kingdom

+44 7444 463430

Nick@sportingintelligence.com

LATEST FEATURES

  • GSSS 2016
  • How Giroud tops Vardy, and why Arsenal fail to spend
  • ‘Rio spectacular? I was in dire need of Wogan or Clive James’
  • ‘Watching Budd reunite with nemesis Decker … Yes. I nearly lost it’

FOLLOW US

Back to Top
Clean
Last scanned on:
2013-05-28 11:34:43