Dean Holden says new Stoke boss will inherit ‘good group’

Blackburn Rovers v Stoke City – Sky Bet Championship – Ewood Park
(Image credit: Will Matthews)

Stoke interim manager Dean Holden said the club’s new manager will have “a really good group of players” after they recorded a battling 1-0 win at Blackburn.

In front of the watching Alex Neil, Stoke showed both sides of their character, producing a dominant first-half display that saw them lead through Lewis Baker’s stunning 25-yard strike – the least they deserved after an energetic display that brought clear chances for Liam Delap, Aden Flint, and Jacob Brown.

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