Stoke City manager Mark Hughes has
claimed that they will be going to Old Trafford to pick nothing but the three
points on Sunday 2 October 2016.
The Potters have picked up just two points from
their opening six games, which has dropped the club into the relegation zone.
been encouraged by his players' performances, though, and believes that Sunday
could mark the first time in 40 years that Stoke have won at Old Trafford.
it's only a matter of time before it comes because we're not playing badly. The
last two games I've seen a confident team, a team that wants to address the
situation and get the maximum points. It's not as if our confidence has been
affected, we're fine in that regard, but clearly we want to get three points on
the board as quickly as possible. It's going to be difficult this weekend
because clearly our record at Manchester United isn't great. It's a big ask
but, if we're going to get a first win on the board, why can't it be at Old
Trafford? We know we're not too far away from getting back to the level we're
capable of so there's no concern here, talkSPORT
quotes Hughes as saying.
won four and lost two of their league games so far this season.