Stoke made it two wins on the spin at Villa Park but the loss of Mame Diouf to a serious looking hip injury put a major downer on the afternoon for Mark Hughes.
Marko Arnautovic continues to make the best of Stoke City's injury issues as he scored the lone goal in the Potters' 1-0 over Aston Villa at Villa Park.
Stoke City's injury problems continue with high profile signing Xherdan Shaqiri a major doubt for the club's Week 8 trip to Villa Park.
Stoke City enjoyed their first PL win of the campaign but the victory was marred slightly by the loss of Xherdan Shaqiri to injury.
Stoke City registered their first win of the season, defeating AFC Bournemouth 2-1, as Mame Biram Diouf grabbed a late game-winner from off the bench.
Mame Biram Diouf may yet again miss out for Mark Hughes and Stoke City in Week 7 as he continues to struggle with a hamstring injury.
Peter Crouch scored a first half game-winner to give Stoke City a win over Fulham in the Capital One Cup today.
Mame Biram Diouf's lingering hamstring issue may force him to miss the Potters Week 6 match with Leicester City at the Britannia.
Glen Johnson has reportedly shaken off his groin injury and should be available for Mark Hughes as the Potters meet Leicester City in Week 6.
Stoke City team news indicates that Bojan "may" get his first start in eight months as he returns from a serious knee injury.
Mark Hughes is hoping Jon Walters, Glen Johnson and Peter Odemwingie will recover in time to take on Leicester at the Britannia next weekend after missing the defeat to Arsenal because of injury.
Stoke City may have lost 2-0 and been dominated in the process but they don't have Jack Butland to blame as he made a string of fine saves to keep Mark Hughes' side close.
Stoke City attacker Marko Arnautovic is uncertain for the club's Week 5 trip to the Emirates with an ankle injury.
Charlie Adam and Ibrahim Afellay will both miss the Potters' trip to the Emirates as they serve suspensions picked up as the club dropped a 1-0 decision to West Brom in Week 4.
Senegal coach Aliou Cisse has confirmed that Mame Biram Diouf missed Saturdays’ African Cup of Nations qualifier against Namibia "out of respect to [his] club."