Stoke boss Mark Hughes has confirmed that he is to re-explore the option of bringing New England Revolution striker and USA international Juan Agudelo on board, with a second work permit application being possibly submitted lodged in March. The Welshman said: "We are just keeping in touch and inviting him over when we can.

"He will have a few days with us again like he did before Christmas. We want to see if there's any potential to do anything with him."

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