Stoke City have struggled badly since their relegation from the Premier League last season with Gary Rowett’s side currently languishing closer to the relegation zone than promotion.
The Potters were made pre-season favourites to not only win promotion but win the title as well but they are currently a long way from that status.
They currently sit in 15th place with 16 matches played and have won just once in their last four matches and just five times all season.
Rowett’s side are badly underperforming with plenty of top Championship players in their ranks including the likes of Tom Ince, Benik Afobe, Ashley Williams and Joe Allen all failing to live up to their status.
But despite this there are also a few players exceeding preseason expectations and performing brilliantly even if their teammates are not.
Here, then, are two Potters’ players we can expect to see in the Premier League next season regardless of whether their current club goes up…