Mark Hughes defends decision to field weakened Stoke team in rout by Chelsea

30 December 2017 07:18
• Pressure increases on manager after 5-0 defeat at Stamford Bridge• But Hughes insists gamble will pay off if they beat Newcastle on MondayMark Hughes has admitted his decision to field a weakened team against Chelsea, who coasted to a 5-0 win at Stamford Bridge, has increased the pressure on him in advance of Monday’s showdown with Newcastle. Related: Chelsea’s Davide Zappacosta completes crushing of dire Stoke Continue reading. . read full article

Source: TheGuardian