Stoke City fans will are in great spirits since their time in the Premiership has given the team a great chance to show their worthy of competing against all the top football teams. Stoke City Football Club is an English Premier League association football club based in Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire. Founded in 1863, they are the oldest club in the Premier League, and considered to be the second oldest professional football club in the world, after Notts County.
Stoke’s home ground is the Britannia Stadium. Before the stadium was opened in 1997, they previously played at the Victoria Ground, which had been their home ground since 1878. The club’s nickname is The Potters, named after the pottery industry in Stoke-on-Trent and their traditional home kit is a red and white vertically striped shirt with white shorts and white socks. They play in the Premier League after winning promotion in 2008; prior to this Stoke had not participated in top-flight football for twenty-three years. Their first, and to date only, major trophy was won in the 1972 Football League Cup Final, when they beat Chelsea 2–1. The club has won the Football League Trophy on two occasions, firstly in 1992 and most recently in 2000. They have competed in European football twice, in 1972 and 1974; they will compete in Europe for the third time in 2011. Stoke played in their first FA Cup Final in 2011, finishing runners-up to Manchester City; they have also reached three FA Cup semi-finals, firstly in 1899 then consecutively in 1971 and 1972. For Stoke City fans everywhere we have come up with a few apps you might find interesting.
Official Stoke City FC by Perform Group contains all the information a Stoke City supporter requires. With current news, videos and live text commentary of every Premier League game this is a great way for fans to keep informed about all the latest news involving the club. Users will have the opportunity to view live match statistics including player profiles, formations, team line-ups, scores, fixtures and table standings. In addition, a countdown ticker lets you know exactly when the next match is and links to ticket information. For £0.69 through the iTunes App Store, this application contains wallpapers, results, Stoke City store information and more.
Stoke City Sports by Bright Artificial Intelligence Ltd presents all the latest news concerning Stoke City football. This unofficial app allows the user to access news, gossip, results, live scores, line-ups, match stats, and previews. Find out details on head-to-head comparisons, view the league table and top scorers. Available at the App Store for £0.69/$0.99 this application lets fans chat with fellow supporters and opposition fans in the live fan chat room.
Stoke City Fan Chants & Songs by iAppMaker.com is a must have for any die hard Stoke fan. Use this as an alarm, ringtone or just blare chants out of your speakers. Play chants including City Til I Die, We Only Score From A Throw In, Stoke City F.C. and Delilah and irritate other fans with your ringtones. Accessible at the App Store for £0.69/$0.99 this app has great recorded chants by fans for fans.
Stoke City Ringtones 1 By 1st Imp contains six commentaries, specially recorded by Match Of The Days Guy Mowbray. Play them to other fans or set them as ringtones with commentaries including ‘The Stoke City fans are celebrating another famous victory‘,’ Stoke City 5 Man Utd 0’ and ‘Stoke City 5 Liverpool 0’ exactly what all Stoke fans want to hear. For £0.69/$0.99, this application is available to download at the App Store.
Stoke fans can get all the information they need with easy to use apps, including great fans chants, ringtones and much more. With Stoke City recently competing in Europe and the FA Cup final, do you feel they are on their way to achieve more and more success? They have shown that the top tier of English football is where they belong.