Stoke City striker Peter Crouch said that he is ready for the new season.
He said that he has been working hard in training to get back to full match fitness as he suffered numerous injuries last season. He admitted that it was a tough season last year and that he wants to make sure that he is ready for this new campaign.
Peter Crouch said that there is a great competition for places in Stoke City at the moment and that he wants to make sure that he is ready for the challenge. He believes that Stoke City can have a good campaign this season and that it is important that each player give their best on the pitch.
He said that the Premier League has become quite competitive and that it is difficult to win games. He said that you need to fight in every game as there are no small teams anymore. He said that the Premier League is bringing in loads of money through broadcasting revenue and this is allowing the smaller sides to buy quality players.
Peter Crouch said that he is happy at the moment playing for Stoke City and that he has no intention to leave the club. He made the statement amidst rumors that he might be leaving before the end of the transfer window. He said that he wants to fight for his place and he feels that he will get enough playing time this season.
Crouch said that Stoke City has a good squad and that they can have a good run in the cup competitions. He said that the objective of the team is to finish higher than last season and push for a place in Europe. He believes that they achieve it if each player gives their best.