Stoke boss Pulis confident of Lawrence deal

Stoke City boss Tony Pulis is confident Liam Lawrence will soon sign his new contract. Pulis says the former Sunderland player is poised to commit his long-term future to City.

Stoke City boss Tony Pulis is confident Liam Lawrence will soon sign his new contract.

Pulis says the former Sunderland player is poised to commit his long-term future to City.

He said: "I think we are close and that will be done sooner rather than later."