Derby County are interested in signing versatile Ryan Shotton on loan from Premier League side Stoke City.
Andreas Weimann scores the only goal of the game as Aston Villa start their season with a hard-earned victory over Stoke.
Stoke City boost their attacking options with the signing of Chelsea winger Victor Moses on a season-long loan.
League One side Crewe Alexandra sign Stoke City midfielder Jamie Ness on loan until 5 January.
Bojan Krkic scores his third goal of pre-season as Stoke beat Real Betis to record their first win in six warm-up games.
Bojan Krkic makes it two goals in two Stoke City games since his Barcelona move with the equaliser against Blackburn.
QPR, Stoke City, Hull City and Burnley all in action in pre-season friendly fixtures.
Stoke City chief executive Tony Scholes insists the club do not need to sell "star players" to fund any summer arrivals.
Stoke City sign forward Bojan Krkic from Spanish side Barcelona on a four-year deal for an undisclosed fee.
Oxford United striker Dave Kitson, who also played for Reading and Stoke, announces his retirement from football.
Stoke City's new striker Mame Biram Diouf says he is a better player than when he last played in the Premier League.
Alfreton Town sign defender Luke Graham from Hereford United and Stoke City youngster Jordan Keane.
Liverpool's asking price for winger Oussama Assaidi is still above Stoke's valuation, says Potters chief executive Tony Scholes.
Winger Michael Kightly joins Burnley on a permanent basis from Stoke after helping the Clarets win promotion last season.
Stoke sign Hannover's former Manchester United striker Mame Biraim Diouf and Banska Bystrica defender Dionatan Teixeira.
Stoke City sign Steve Sidwell on a two-year contract following the midfielder's release by relegated Fulham.
Stoke chairman Peter Coates says last summer's managerial change worked out well for both Mark Hughes and Tony Pulis.
Stoke City are close to concluding a deal to sign ex-Manchester United striker Mame Biram Diouf from Hannover 96.
Stoke City release long-serving winger Matthew Etherington, but goalkeeper Thomas Sorensen agrees a new contract.
Sunderland defender Phil Bardsley agrees a three-year deal with Premier League rivals Stoke City.