Stoke deal in whizkid Oliver Shenton amid big club interest

Stoke City have secured Oliver Shenton to a contract. The 15 year-old prospect is already playing with the under-18s after impressing in midfield.

Stoke City have secured Oliver Shenton to a contract.

The 15 year-old prospect is already playing with the under-18s after impressing in midfield.

Academy director Dave Wright says: "It's certainly fair to say that he has been attracting a lot of attention from other clubs, but he's happy at Stoke and we're delighted that he has signed a new contract with us.

"Oliver's parents recognise that he's in safe hands with us and want him to continue his development as a footballer and person with Stoke City."

 
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