Stoke 2-0 Luton: The Potters beat The Hatters at Bet365 Stadium

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Luton Town fell to an away defeat at the hands of Stoke City at Bet365 Stadium on Tuesday. Stoke were looking to get back to winning ways after losing 2-1 to Birmingham City in their last match. Luton were able to continue their winning streak after a 1-0 win against Blackpool in their last match. Stoke are now in 14th place, with 25 points from 9 matches, while Luton sit in 9th, with 29 points from 9.

The Potters started the first half well, with an early goal from Nick Powell in the 3rd minute. Stoke then netted once more and increased their lead thanks to a goal from Tom Lockyer in the 13th minute to see out the first half 2-0. The second half ended with little further action at either end and goalless.

Substitutions for Stoke included Jacob Brown and Josh Tymon for Dwight Gayle and Nick Powell, respectively. Luton brought on Luke Berry, Alfie Doughty and Cameron Jerome, to replace Allan Campbell, Harry Cornick and Gabriel Osho.

There were bookings for Jacob Brown from Stoke, and Gabriel Osho, Tom Lockyer, Jordan Clark and Carlton Morris, for Luton.

Stoke will next travel to West Bromwich Albion, while Luton will face Rotherham United at home.

Technical card:
Stoke City:Nick Powell (Josh Tymon, min.86) and Dwight Gayle (Jacob Brown, min.76)
Luton Town:Tom Lockyer, Gabriel Osho (Cameron Jerome, min.79), Jordan Clark, Carlton Morris, Allan Campbell (Luke Berry, min.69) and Harry Cornick (Alfie Doughty, min.79)
Stadium:Bet365 Stadium
Goals:Nick Powell (1-0, min. 3) and Tom Lockyer (2-0, min. 13)