Pugh hopes to impress boss Pulis

06 May 2009 10:23
Stoke City's Danny Pugh wants to prove himself to manager Tony Pulis in the final three matches of the season.The 26-year-old left-sided player, who has over two years left on his current contract, said he considered leaving earlier in the season. [LNB]"At the start of the season it was frustrating, I wasn't even getting on the bench, since Christmas it's turned around," he told BBC Radio Stoke. [LNB]"I've just got to prove what I can do, and stay in the manager's thoughts." [LNB][LNB] [LNB][LNB] emp_load.getEmpEmbeddedParams("emp_8034467");The former Preston and Leeds winger did not play a Premier League game until December but has since made 14 appearances and is likely to start the last three games at left-back because of an injury to Danny Higginbotham. [LNB]"Obviously it's the hardest job of a manager to keep everyone pleased, it's a big squad. I'm just pleased to be here helping the team." [LNB]Pugh signed from Preston for £500k in January 2008 after a successful loan spell.

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