Espanyol head coach Quique Sanchez Flores has turned down the chance to manage Stoke City after performing a U-turn, according to Sky sources.
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Managerless Stoke City travel to Manchester United on Monday night looking to end a 17-game winless run in all competitions at Old Trafford stretching back to April 1976.
Former West Ham boss Slaven Bilic is not being considered for the vacant manager's job at Stoke, Sky Sports News has been told.
Stoke City have made an enquiry about Galatasaray midfielder Badou Ndiaye, Sky Sports News understands.
Stoke City have signed right-back Moritz Bauer from Russian side Rubin Kazan for an undisclosed fee.
Gary Rowett is poised to sign a new contract at Derby County that will end speculation linking him with Stoke City, Sky Sports News understands.
Sacked Stoke City boss Mark Hughes has backed the club to avoid relegation from the Premier League this season.
Manchester United's Jesse Lingard has topped the Sky Sports Power Rankings after a scintillating run of form during the festive schedule.
Stoke have signed French left-back Moussa Niakate for their U23s squad.