Select a Team

Prev Game: Premier League Sun 15th May

prev game - Tottenham Hotspur
team 1 score team 2
Newcastle 5 - 1 Tottenham

Next Game: International Champions Cup Tue 26th Jul

next game - Tottenham Hotspur
team 1 score team 2
Juventus 11:00 Tottenham

Crouch set for Stoke talks

Striker travelling for discussions with Britannia Stadium outfit

Last Updated: 31/08/11 6:58pm

  • Share:

Crouch set for Stoke talks

Sky Bet

    • Retrieving latest Sky Bet odds

Sky Sports sources understand Peter Crouch is travelling to Stoke for talks regarding a potential move from Tottenham.

Spurs boss Harry Redknapp has admitted the striker could leave before Wednesday's 11pm deadline and Sunderland and Queens Park Rangers have also been linked with a £10million deal.

But Stoke appear to be in pole position for the former Portsmouth and Liverpool man, with it understood Tony Pulis' club had agreed a fee with Tottenham earlier in August transfer window.

Crouch, who has been at Spurs' Chigwell training ground, is now heading for the talks with Stoke regarding personal terms and Pulis will hope to convince of his club's ambitions for the future.

The 30-year-old has previously snubbed Sunderland, because his partner and now wife, Abbey Clancy, did not want to live in the North East.

Stoke's proximity to London could be beneficial and may convince Crouch to follow Tottenham team-mate Wilson Palacios to the Britannia Stadium, with the midfielder's move just in need of a rubber-stamp.

Crouch has fallen out of contention in Redknapp's plans and was also excluded from the England squad for the Euro 2012 qualifying double-header against Bulgaria and Wales.

With Europa League fixtures to contend with, Pulis is desperate to increase his attacking options and has also been linked with Craig Bellamy, while a deal is thought to have been agreed for Cameron Jerome.

  • Share:

Related

Related Profiles

Most Popular

Features

What happened to Harry Kane?

What happened to Harry Kane?

Why was Harry Kane unable to replicate his blistering form for Tottenham at Euro 2016 with England?

Leicester's CL fixture boost

Leicester's CL fixture boost

Leicester have six PL home games out of six after their European fixtures in 2016/17. Spurs haven't been so lucky...

Who has the best run-in?

Who has the best run-in?

The 2016/17 fixtures are out, so which of the Premier League title favourites have the easiest - and toughest - run-ins?

Missing Men

Play Missing Men

Tottenham Hotspur

Tottenham's 2-1 win v Arsenal in 1999