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The Sentinel May 27, 2016
Stoke City: Tony Scholes optimistic about youth production line

Stoke City: Tony Scholes optimistic about youth production line

CHIEF executive Tony Scholes is hopeful that Stoke City's current crop of youngsters can improve the club's modest output of fresh-faced talent over the past decade.His optimism comes at the end of a season which saw next to no Academy players peeping into the senior squad. And the issue was highlighted again with the recent testimonial of Andy Wilkinson, the last homegrown player to become a Stoke regular.But his big night also helped to showcase some of the talent waiting in the wings for a...
The Sentinel May 23, 2016
Stoke City: Teenager Dom Telford eyes first team breakthrough...

Stoke City: Teenager Dom Telford eyes first team breakthrough...

DOM Telford hopes to push for a first team role next season following a "year of progression after swapping Blackpool for Stoke under-21s. The livewire forward has finished his debut campaign with the Potters in prolific form and fired the youngsters to Plate glory in the Hong Kong Soccer Sevens. The 19-year-old scored in the quarter-final, semi and final as Glyn Hodges's side collected the silverware at the weekend. That was fresh from scoring a belter in Andy Wilkinson's...
The Sentinel May 15, 2016
Stoke City: Andy Wilkinson's top-10 highs & lows

Stoke City: Andy Wilkinson's top-10 highs & lows

The Wilko legend has been forged over the best part of two decades at Stoke City. Martin Spinks plucks out 10 career highlights to illustrate just why the lad from Stone became such a huge crowd favourite in the Potteries...STOKE CITY DEBUT WILKO was a second-half substitute in the first round of the LDV Vans Trophy at Blackpool as a youthful Stoke side lost the tie 3-2 on October 16, 2001.Of greater long-term significance, however, was the blooding of Wilko, Kris Commons, Brian Wilson and...
The Sentinel May 15, 2016
Stoke City - Andy Wilkinson testimonial: Ice hockey toughened...

Stoke City - Andy Wilkinson testimonial: Ice hockey toughened...

Most people saw Andy Wilkinson grow up from the stands. Others were nearer. Mum and dad Gordon and Carolyn tell John Woodhouse what it's like to be the parents of a local hero... IT is worrying as a parent, reflects Gordon Wilkinson, "and it is frightening. Andy Wilkinson's dad is talking of the brain injury that brought his son's career to a premature end. "It's intangible, he says, "it's not like a broken leg. This is a brain injury. It's intangible to the lay...
The Sentinel May 5, 2016
Watch Andy Wilkinson pay tribute to Stoke City fans ahead of his...

Watch Andy Wilkinson pay tribute to Stoke City fans ahead of his...

ANDY Wilkinson is predicting a special night at the Britannia Stadium when fans, friends and former Stoke City team-mates gather on Monday, May 16, for his much anticipated testimonial match. The Premier League Potter has been forced to retire after sustaining a head injury during an FA Cup tie last year, but he reveals in our exclusive video who he is getting used to being a fan again... much to his wife's annoyance. Tickets are selling fast for Wilko's big night, and he was at...

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