Mighty Huth has Stoke heading on rare outing to semi-finals

Mighty Huth has Stoke heading on unusual outing to semi-finals
The reaction of Stoke’s supporters as the semi-ultimate draw kept them apart from Manchester United told its own story. In the concourses and carparks they hugged and whooped. No 1 in the Potteries expects Bolton to be swept aside, but two decades ahead of the 150th anniversary of Stoke’s formation, a first FA Cup final appearance is extended overdue.

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No prizes for guessing who was at the front of the line when the training ground sprints started out in the outstanding Carrington sunshine yesterday. Associated Tales Lehmann upbeat more than title possibilities Djourou set for early return Hodgson worry about Dorrans Al Fayed even now committed Mancienne happy with Wolves return