Peter Crouch


7 Footballers Wrongly Labelled One-Season Wonders

Leicester City forward Jamie Vardy (9) makes a run in to the box during the Premier League match between Leicester City and Chelsea at the King Power Stadium, Leicester on Sunday 12th May...

As we come to the end of the 2018-19 season, there are several players who have had remarkable breakout seasons. Declan Rice, Joao Felix and Luka Jovic are just three examples of players who have performed above and beyond just about anyone’s wildest expectations. This, of course, is the case with a number of players every season, and some such players are labelled with the tag ‘one-season wonder’.



Southampton v Stoke City - Premier League

Peter Crouch heads Stoke to victory over wasteful Southampton

If Claude Puel had plans of leaving with a bang then this was not it, with his immediate future as Southampton manager plunged into further doubt following a 1-0 defeat by Stoke City. Despite ultimately guiding the club to an eighth-placed finish, Saints will discuss Puel’s position following an end-of-season review set to take place next week, and the club’s hierarchy were all present to witness Peter Crouch’s winning goal here.