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Pericard hopes for new Stoke deal

Vincent Pericard
Pericard had a spell on loan with Southampton last season

Vincent Pericard is hoping to earn a new contract with Stoke City after scoring in Tuesday's Carling Cup victory over Reading.

It was the 25-year-old's first goal in two years and only his fourth since moving from Portsmouth in June 2006.

Pericard, whose contract expires next summer, told BBC Radio Stoke: "I'm knocking on the manager's door, he know's I'm here.

"Hopefully with more games, I can change his mind."




see also
Stoke 2-2 Reading (aet)
23 Sep 08 |  League Cup


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