26 June squad report back for pre-season training
July 6-13 European based training camp
Sat 13 July MSV Duisberg (A) 3pm local time
Wed 17 July Wrexham (A) 7pm
Wed 24 July Lincoln City (A) 7:45pm
Sat 20 July Tranmere Rovers (A) 3pm
Sat 27 July Leicester City (H) 3pm
Sat 3 Aug Championship season starts
Stoke face QPR at home on Sat Aug 3 at 3pm as the opening fixture of the 2019/20 season. In the League Cup Stoke have an away trip to Wigan in the first round due to be played w/c 12 Aug.
Transfer wise new signings are expected to announced from early next week according to Chief Executive Tony Scholes. Ben Davies (Barnsley), Lee Gregory (Millwall) & Nick Powell (Wigan) have signed according to various reports with Liam Lindsay set to join from Barnsley.