Mark Hughes admitted that his Stoke City side were second best during Sundays’ defeat at the Emirates as their poor run against Arsenal away from the Britannia continued.
Steven Nzonzi scored a brilliant goal past David De Gea to temporarily level the score at Old Trafford but it wasn't to be as Juan Mata made the difference in the 2-1 loss for the Potters.
Arsenal and Chelsea are the latest clubs to be linked to Stoke's want-away French midfielder, Steven Nzonzi.
Stoke City could be preparing a bid of up to 10 million pounds for Celtic's Victor Wanyama.
"I can confirm that we have received a written transfer request from Steven Nzonzi." announced Stoke chairman Peter Coates. Nzonzi feels that he needs to move in order to boost his international chances.