Stoke City vs Shrewsbury Town Predictions

Jon Wilde 14 Jan 2019
  • Stoke City host Shrewsbury Town in their FA Cup third round replay on Tuesday

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Stoke City vs Shrewsbury Town Match Prediction

Stoke City vs Shrewsbury Town Match Info

Date: Tuesday January 15 2019
Kick-off time: 8.00pm GMT
Venue: bet365 Stadium

Stoke City vs Shrewsbury Town Head-To-Head Record

Last 4 matches

January 5 2019: Shrewsbury Town 1-1 Stoke City

August 24 2010 (League Cup): Stoke City 2-1 Shrewsbury Town

January 1 1992: Shrewsbury Town 1-0 Stoke City
September 4 1991: Stoke City 1-0 Shrewsbury Town

Stoke City vs Shrewsbury Town Stats

  • This tie is the first time these clubs have ever met in the FA Cup
  • They have played each other in five League Cup matches, Stoke winning two and Shrewsbury one with two draws
  • Both teams have scored in all of Shrewsbury’s last eight away games

Stoke City vs Shrewsbury Town Match Preview

Nathan Jones began the FA Cup third round managing one club and will finish it trying to get another into the last 32, namely Stoke City as they target a home tie against Wolves.

From a public perspective, Jones went from being a perfectly settled Luton Town boss to Stoke’s new manager in little more than 24 hours. No wrangles, no acrimony, at least on the face of it – the move was done extremely swiftly and seemingly with the minimum of fuss.

The 45-year-old Welshman could have been presiding over Luton’s replay against Sheffield Wednesday on Tuesday but instead will be in the Potteries trying to get his new club past Shrewsbury Town, with the original game having ended 1-1.

Ollie Norburn’s penalty just before half-time put the Shrews ahead and Stoke’s future in the competition looked perilous until Peter Crouch popped up with an equaliser, which was not enough to keep Gary Rowett in the manager’s job – he was gone by the Monday morning.

Stoke will probably be hosting what is a guaranteed West Midlands derby in the fourth round, but it may not be easy against a Shrewsbury side who have not been scoring or conceding many goals of late and so the ‘unders’ looks the best bet here.

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    Stoke City vs Shrewsbury Town Match Info Date: Tuesday January 15 2019 Kick-off time: 8.00pm GMT Venue: bet365 Stadium Stoke City vs Shrewsbury Town Head-To-Head Record Last 4 matches January 5 2019: Shrewsbury Town 1-1 Stoke City August 24 2010 (League Cup): Stoke City 2-1 Shrewsbury Town January 1 1992: Shrewsbury Town 1-0 Stoke City…