Missing against Manchester United, it’s not the first time that Joey Barton’s influence has been advertised.
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This quartet of seasoned top-tier performers must’ve been wondering what more they must do to receive international recognition.
Travelling Potters fans are still awaiting a non-ironic reason to cheer at the Etihad after six Premier League seasons.
The R’s second-string have a difficult trip to in-form Burton on the cards and a defeat for Harry Redknapp’s men features in our best bets.
The unglamorous quartet certainly won’t be contributing to any goal frenzies, but they can reward finger-on-the-pulse punters.
The Potters’ exciting new signing only scored last goals in 2013/14 despite making plenty of starts.
Few will debate the Potters favouritism to win a mini-league containing Aston Villa, West Brom and Leicester.
Allow bwinbetting.com to locate the pulse and place your finger firmly on it ahead of the new campaign.