Stoke's Xherdan Shaqiri must negotiate a two-legged World Cup play-off against Northern Ireland to reach the finals with Switzerland.
Stoke boss Mark Hughes feels youngster Tom Edwards is ready for first-team action after his debut at the weekend.
Giannelli Imbula has revealed how Stoke City scuppered his dream move to Monaco in the summer.
Stoke manager Mark Hughes says he is relishing the club’s upcoming fixtures after their humbling loss to Manchester City.
Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola says the display in the 7-2 win over Stoke was arguably the best since he has been in charge.
Ilkay Gundogan could make his first Premier League start for Manchester City in over 10 months at home to Stoke City today.
Manchester City routed Stoke City 7-2 at the Etihad Stadium, with Kevin De Bruyne running the show for the Premier League leaders.
Manchester City's flying start to the season shows no signs of slowing down as they prepare to play host to Stoke on Saturday.
Mark Hughes says there is no reason for Stoke fans to worry about the long-term fitness of Ryan Shawcross because of his back injury.
Stoke will be without midfielder Joe Allen when they visit leaders Manchester City after he suffered concussion playing for Wales.
Pep Guardiola says Sergio Aguero is not 100 per cent but could still feature against Stoke, while Vincent Kompany misses out again.
Stoke assistant Mark Bowen says Saido Berahino must keep his spirits high if he is going to end his barren run in front of goal.
Ilkay Gundogan is expecting "one of the toughest games of the season" when his Manchester City side host Stoke City on Saturday.
Assistant manager Mark Bowen has revealed that Bruno Martins Indi could be back in training with Stoke by the end of this week.
Stoke assistant boss Mark Bowen hopes Joe Allen will be fit to face Manchester City, despite being forced off on international duty.
Ryan Shawcross has no clear deadline with regards to his return to action for Stoke from a back injury, according to Mark Bowen.
Stoke keeper Jack Butland says the England squad expect to get out of the group stages and want to win some World Cup knock-out games.
Darren Fletcher will think about retirement from international football after Scotland's latest failure to qualify for a tournament.
Stoke keeper Jack Butland will start England's World Cup qualifier against Lithuania on Sunday, boss Gareth Southgate has confirmed.
Stoke City star Jack Butland has again made it clear he wants to become England's first-choice goalkeeper.
Stoke midfielder Darren Fletcher needed stitches on a lacerated ear after keeping Scotland's World Cup dream alive against Slovakia.
Dave Edwards has praised Wales team-mate Joe Allen and insists the Stoke midfielder is a huge part of the national team.
Talented non-league winger Matt Briggs has signed a new contract at Dorking Wanderers, despite recent attention from Stoke City.
Stoke City loanee Kurt Zouma insists other people can discuss his form as he continues to focus on his own performances.
Jack Butland has hailed the team spirit in the Stoke camp after they bounced back to winning ways at the weekend.
Charlie Adam says he can see no reason why Stoke team-mate Peter Crouch cannot carry on playing in the top flight until he is 40.
Stoke striker Saido Berahino will not shy away from taking another penalty despite missing four in a row since he last scored a goal.
Stoke City striker Peter Crouch is confident Saido Berahino will come through this tricky stage of his career.
Mark Hughes hinted Peter Crouch could earn another new Stoke contract after he grabbed the winning goal against Southampton.
Stoke manager Mark Hughes believes Jack Butland is the "natural keeper" England boss Gareth Southgate should be selecting.
Stoke ended a run of four games without a Premier League victory by seeing off a poor Southampton side 2-1 at the bet365 Stadium.
Goals could be at a premium at the bet365 Stadium on Saturday when Stoke and Southampton go head-to-head.
Kurt Zouma can return but Stoke will again be without key defenders when Southampton visit the bet365 Stadium this weekend.
Stoke boss Mark Hughes has revealed Bruno Martins Indi will be out for two to three weeks with a groin injury.
Stoke forward Mame Diouf has warned the Potters cannot take anything for granted in what has become an unpredictable Premier League.
Virgil van Dijk could remain on the bench for Southampton's trip to Stoke as boss Mauricio Pellegrino considers a formation change.
Darren Fletcher says Stoke have to put the disappointment of losing to Chelsea behind them and bounce back against Southampton.
Stoke chairman Peter Coates felt his club were hard done by in the 4-0 loss to Chelsea, claiming they deserved more from the game.
Stoke chairman Peter Coates has rubbished the suggestion Ryan Shawcross has suffered another serious back injury.
Joe Allen says he would be happy to fill in at centre-half if required as Stoke battle an injury crisis at the back.
Stoke City's Ryan Shawcross looks set to miss this weekend's clash with Southampton as he continues to be plagued by a back problem.
Stoke's Ryan Sweeney has revealed that manager Darrell Clarke was major factor in his return to Bristol Rovers this season.
Joe Allen expects Stoke to bounce back from what has been a disappointing run of results when they take on Southampton on Saturday.
Stoke boss Mark Hughes was left to rue crucial defensive lapses as his side slipped to a 4-0 home defeat against Chelsea.
Antonio Conte was happy for Alvaro Morata but was quick to praise his entire Chelsea side following the 4-0 win at Stoke.