Stoke City 0-0 West Brom (16.03.2013) Live Commentary

90′
 
Full-time! The final score is 0 – 0.
90′
Stoke push forward through Kenwyne Jones, whose finish on goal is saved.
90′
 
Mike Dean will wait an extra 3 minutes before blowing the whistle to end the second half.
90′
Charlie Adam (Stoke) goes for goal but the shot is blocked by an alert defence.
87′
Stoke drive forward but Ryan Shawcross is judged offside.
87′
Charlie Adam (Stoke) gets in a strike but the shot is blocked by a defender.
86′
Important block from the W.B.A. defence as Charlie Adam fires in a strike for Stoke.
85′
 
Steve Clarke (W.B.A.) is making a third substitution, with Marc-Antoine Fortune replacing James Morrison.
82′
In Stoke Stoke attack through Charlie Adam. The finish is off target, however.
82′
W.B.A.’s Peter Odemwingie is on target but unsuccessful.
80′
Marc Wilson’s header is off-target for Stoke.
76′
 
Steve Clarke is making the team’s second substitution at Britannia Stadium with Shane Long replacing Romelu Lukaku.
76′
 
Charlie Adam is replacing Cameron Jerome for Stoke at Britannia Stadium.
71′
Chris Brunt for W.B.A. gets in a strike but fails to hit the target.
68′
Peter Odemwingie of W.B.A. smashes in a shot on target. The keeper saves, though.
67′
 
The away team replace Jerome Thomas with Peter Odemwingie.
66′
 
Corner awarded to Stoke.
64′
 
The home team have replaced Peter Crouch with Kenwyne Jones. This is the second substitution made today by Tony Pulis.
63′
 
W.B.A. have been awarded a corner by Mike Dean.
62′
Chris Brunt (W.B.A.) is given an opening but the shot is blocked by a defender.
61′
W.B.A.’s Youssouf Mulumbu is on his feet again at Britannia Stadium.
59′
 
Matthew Etherington (Stoke) gets a yellow card.
59′
 
Youssouf Mulumbu is writhing in pain and play has been suspended for a few moments.
54′
W.B.A.’s Chris Brunt misses with an attempt on goal.
48′
Peter Crouch (Stoke) wins the ball in the air but heads wide.
48′
Romelu Lukaku (W.B.A.) strikes at Britannia Stadium but his header is cleared.
46′
 
Stoke make their first substitution with Dean Whitehead replacing Glenn Whelan.
46′
 
The second-half has started.
45′
 
The whistle has gone to end the first-half.
45′
Stoke drive upfield and Marc Wilson gets in a shot. The strike is blocked by a W.B.A. defender.
45′
 
James Morrison (W.B.A.) has received a yellow card from Mike Dean.
45′
 
The fourth official’s board shows 2 minutes, which will be added to the first half.
44′
W.B.A.’s Youssouf Mulumbu is whistled for offside at Britannia Stadium.
44′
 
Ryan Colin Shotton for Stoke has been booked by Mike Dean and receives a first yellow card.
34′
 
Chris Brunt is booked for the away team.
32′
In Stoke Stoke attack through Cameron Jerome. The finish is off target, however.
32′
 
Stoke have been awarded a corner by Mike Dean.
30′
 
Corner awarded to Stoke.
29′
 
Stoke have been awarded a corner by Mike Dean.
29′
In Stoke, Jonathan Walters of Stoke is presented with a shooting opportunity. But the strike is blocked by the covering defence.
28′
Peter Crouch (Stoke) is first to the ball but his header is off-target.
28′
 
Corner awarded to Stoke.
14′
Stoke’s Geoff Cameron gets his shot away but it misses the target.
6′
 
Stoke have been awarded a corner by Mike Dean.
4′
In Stoke, Cameron Jerome (Stoke) misses the target with a header.
3′
W.B.A.’s Chris Brunt breaks free at Britannia Stadium. But the strike goes wide of the post.
1′
 
The first-half is now underway.
 
There are 26137 people in the crowd for today’s match.
A year ago, W.B.A. were number 13 in the table with 36 points. Now they are number 8 with 43 points.
Stoke have lost 3 matches in a row.
Stoke have conceded in each of their last 10 matches.
 
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During the last 11 meetings with Stoke playing at home, Stoke has won 8 times, there have been 2 draws while W.B.A. has won 1 times. The goal difference is 20-8 in the favour of Stoke.