Arsenal v Stoke City - JG preview

The boys take on Stoke City in the Premier League at Emirates Stadium on Sunday.

You can find out more about our opponents below:


Stoke City Full name: Stoke City Football ClubManager: Mark HughesClub colours: Red and white striped shirts, white shorts, red socksNickname:The Potters


Three facts about Liverpool:

  • Peter Crouch has scored eight Premier League goals against Arsenal; his joint-highest tally against any opponent (along with Blackburn).
  • Mark Hughes has never won a Premier League game away at Arsenal as an opposition coach, losing all seven visits (with five different clubs).
  • The Gunners have won their last 12 home games in a row against Stoke City.


Peter Crouch Stoke CitySTAR MANPeter CrouchPeter Crouch scored within 19 seconds when Stoke hosted Arsenal’s at Britannia Stadium in December, and went on to provide a constant aerial threat as the Potters ran out 3-2 winners. The 6ft 7in striker has three other goals as well as two assists this season and will need to be carefully marshalled by the Gunners’ defence.