Hendrie Staying With Stoke

Stoke boss Tony Pulis has revealed that he has spoken with Villa boss Martin O'Neill about keeping the midfielder at The Britannia Stadium for a further month.

"I spoke with Martin O'Neill (Aston Villa manager) the other day and I think we will be able to keep Lee for another month," he told the Stoke City official website.

"Lee is playing exceptionally well for us and his confidence is growing with every game he plays."