How Mark Hughes is trying to end the injury curse at Stoke City
THE summer of 2014 seems a long time ago.
Injury analysts worked out that Stoke City had suffered fewer problems in Mark Hughes' first season in charge than any other team in the Premier League.
They had lost a combined 555 days, according to the boffins at physioroom.com ... but that had almost trebled to 1,505 days for last season, with more spilling over the summer.
It has seemed there has been a curse hovering over Trentham Lakes for the past two years, with the worst blows afflicting the most important players.
At last, the dark clouds seem to be lifting ... but no-one is putting their... read more
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