Stoke boss Pulis warns Etherington about West Ham clash

Stoke City boss Tony Pulis has warned Matthew Etherington about clashing with his former club this weekend.

Stoke City boss Tony Pulis has warned Matthew Etherington about clashing with his former club this weekend.

The Potters take on West Ham for the first time since the midfielder landed at Britannia Stadium and Pulis wants to keep things in perspective.

“It is always a big game when you play against a side you have just left,” Pulis said.

“Matty will have his reasons to do well but he also has to play for us and the structure we work on.”