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The match has reached full-time.
Robert Huth manages to make a clearance.
The ball is sent over by Johan Elmander.
Clearance by Marc Wilson.
Jermaine Pennant crosses the ball in from the free kick.
Michael Turner gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Peter Crouch.
The assistant referee flags for offside against Johan Elmander.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Leroy Fer by Marc Wilson.
The referee blows for offside.
(Norwich) makes a substitution, with Steven Whittaker coming on for Anthony Pilkington.
Corner taken by Jermaine Pennant.
Martin Olsson makes a clearance.
The ball is sent over by Jermaine Pennant.
Erik Pieters makes a clearance.
Corner taken by Robert Snodgrass.
Shot by Steven Nzonzi. John Ruddy catches the ball.
The ball is crossed by Marko Arnautovic.
Corner taken by Robert Snodgrass from the right by-line.
Johan Elmander replaces Ricky van Wolfswinkel.
Erik Pieters gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Anthony Pilkington.
Unfair challenge on Ricky van Wolfswinkel by Robert Huth results in a free kick.
Clearance by Leroy Fer.
Free kick crossed by Robert Snodgrass.
Robert Huth gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jonathan Howson.
Clearance made by Michael Turner.
Alexander Tettey challenges Stephen Ireland unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Clearance by Ryan Bennett.
Clearance by Russell Martin.
(Stoke) makes a substitution, with Peter Crouch coming on for Kenwyne Jones.
Unfair challenge on Robert Snodgrass by Stephen Ireland results in a free kick.
Kenwyne Jones takes the chance to get an effort at goal and missed to the left of the target.
Shot by Robert Snodgrass went wide of the left-hand post.
The ball is swung over by Jermaine Pennant.
The ball is crossed by Robert Snodgrass.
Geoff Cameron sends in a cross.
Anthony Pilkington has an effort at goal and missed to the right of the target.
Jermaine Pennant is caught offside.
Clearance by Alexander Tettey.
Marko Arnautovic takes the chance to get an effort at goal and missed to the right of the net.
Robert Snodgrass concedes a free kick for a foul on Erik Pieters.
Marc Wilson has an effort at goal. Leroy Fer gets a block in.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jermaine Pennant by Anthony Pilkington.
Michael Turner manages to make a clearance.
Ryan Shawcross takes the free kick.
Ricky van Wolfswinkel concedes a free kick for a foul on Ryan Shawcross.
Steven Nzonzi challenges Leroy Fer unfairly and gives away a free kick.
The second half begins.
The whistle is blown to end the first half.
Jonathan Walters produces a cross.
Charlie Adam leaves the field to be replaced by Stephen Ireland.
Jermaine Pennant replaces Jonathan Walters.
Geoff Cameron takes the free kick.
Foul by Ricky van Wolfswinkel on Charlie Adam, free kick awarded.
Clearance made by Alexander Tettey.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Ryan Shawcross on Ricky van Wolfswinkel.
Ryan Shawcross makes a clearance.
Ricky van Wolfswinkel challenges Robert Huth unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Geoff Cameron delivers the ball.
Header at goal by Ryan Shawcross to the left of the net.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jonathan Walters by Russell Martin.
Ryan Bennett makes a clearance.
A cross is delivered by Geoff Cameron.
Robert Huth makes a clearance.
Jonathan Howson scores with their right foot. Stoke 0-1 Norwich.The assist for the goal came from Anthony Pilkington.
Shot by Marko Arnautovic went harmlessly over the bar.
Unfair challenge on Geoff Cameron by Anthony Pilkington results in a free kick.
Marc Wilson makes a clearance.
Corner from the right by-line taken by Charlie Adam.
Ryan Bennett challenges Jonathan Walters unfairly and gives away a free kick.
Asmir Begovic restarts play with the free kick.
The ball is sent over by Anthony Pilkington.
Marko Arnautovic sends in a cross.
Jonathan Howson takes a shot. Blocked by Robert Huth.
The ball is sent over by Martin Olsson.
Marc Wilson concedes a free kick for a foul on Ricky van Wolfswinkel.
Free kick taken by John Ruddy.
Geoff Cameron challenges Leroy Fer unfairly and gives away a free kick.
John Ruddy restarts play with the free kick.
Corner from the left by-line taken by Charlie Adam.
The ball is delivered by Russell Martin.
Unfair challenge on Martin Olsson by Kenwyne Jones results in a free kick.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jonathan Howson by Marc Wilson.
The official flags Anthony Pilkington offside.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Marc Wilson on Leroy Fer.
Shot by Ryan Bennett. Asmir Begovic blocks the ball.
Ryan Bennett takes the chance to get an effort at goal and hits the bar.
Martin Olsson sends in a cross.
Robert Huth concedes a free kick for a foul on Robert Snodgrass.
Jonathan Walters fouled by Leroy Fer, the ref awards a free kick.
Clearance made by Robert Huth.
Unfair challenge on Robert Snodgrass by Marko Arnautovic results in a free kick.
Russell Martin produces a cross.
Anthony Pilkington has an effort at goal. Blocked by Ryan Shawcross.
The ref blows the whistle to start the match.
Hughes: Goals will come for Potters
Stoke boss Mark Hughes believes his side are ready to consign their reputation as long-ball merchants to history by matching the big guns in the goalscoring stakes.
The Potters' solid start to the new Barclays Premier League season is still yet to entirely convince the critics, after yielding just four goals from their first five league games.
But Hughes reckons the tactical revolution he has overseen at the Britannia Stadium since replacing Tony Pulis in the summer will soon pay off - starting with Sunday's visit of struggling Norwich.
Hughes said: "I am convinced that at some point things will turn and we will score a greater amount of goals.
"We are certainly creating chances and that is encouraging. I think it is only a matter of time until we really take the game to somebody and score quite a few goals."
Despite being tipped by many as relegation candidates, Hughes' men have impressed in their opening encounters having been unfortunate not to beat Manchester City before a tough loss at Arsenal last week.
And Hughes says the spirit and strength in depth of his squad was evident in the way his players picked themselves up to ease through a potentially tricky Capital One Cup clash with Tranmere in midweek.
"I have good quality and good ability in many, many positions," the Welshman said.
"We have enough players here to get us through a long, hard season. There are good players who haven't even made the bench recently, so seeing them perform well in midweek was fantastic.
"We are enjoying what we are doing at the moment, playing well and looking forward to every game that comes along. Norwich will accept that it is a difficult game for them, but it won't be easy for us either.
"We've got a good run of fixtures coming up after the weekend so there is a chance for us to go out and show what we are capable of doing this season."
Hughes has a concern over midfielder Matthew Etherington, who suffered whiplash in a traffic incident on Friday morning, but hopes he will be fit enough to face the Canaries.
Asmir Begovic will continue between the posts, with Hughes having given short shrift to reports in the Spanish media that both Atletico Madrid and Napoli are tracking the goalkeeper with a view to a new-year swoop.
And he will be without Jack Butland, who has been sent to Barnsley for a three-month loan spell in order to give the 20-year-old England man a chance to continue his development with guaranteed first-team action.
Norwich manager Chris Hughton would have liked his team to have made a better start to the current Barclays Premier League campaign, but insists now is not the time to panic.
The Canaries have picked up four points from their opening five games, scoring just three goals in the process, following a summer spending spree like never before seen at the club.
The likes of Ricky van Wolfswinkel, Leroy Fer, Gary Hooper and Nathan Redmond were added to the ranks, but the new-look squad have so far failed to gel together.
Norwich now face tricky fixtures against Stoke, Chelsea and Arsenal and, although Hughton knows more points at this stage would have been preferable, he is not unduly worried.
"It is always a concern because we would want to be better placed than we are," he said.
"But we also have to realise we are five games in to the season and there are a few teams who are only one point better off than we are.
"It is not the time or stage to panic. You have to stay calm in this period and have the belief in your abilities and the ability of the team.
"We are very early in the season to be making judgements. Every game is an opportunity, no matter how difficult it may look on paper."
Norwich captain Sebastien Bassong remains a doubt after he missed the midweek Capital One Cup success over Watford. He suffered a hamstring injury in the defeat to Aston Villa and could still be absent for the match at the Britannia Stadium.
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