Category Archives: FA Cup

Time For Technology as Chelsea Claim Kudos in Cup Controversy

The debate over goal-line technology in football and the overwhelming need for it dominates the headlines yet again this week, in a season which has seen no small amount of controversy regarding officials, decisions and the rules of the game. … Continue reading

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Rivalry Renewed: F.A. Cup Final Preview

Date: Saturday May 5th K.O. : 5.15 PM (BST) Venue: Wembley Stadium Saturday May 5th sees Liverpool face Chelsea in the F.A. Cup final at Wembley. The show-piece final, which was once the final game of the English season, will … Continue reading

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Is This The End For Harry’s Hotspur?

From “genuine” title contenders in January, Tottenham Hotspur’s 2012 has seen them slip to fourth place in the league and crash out of the F.A. Cup in emphatic fashion. With many at the club, including Harry Redknapp, sought after by … Continue reading

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F.A. Cup Semi-Final Review

Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past fortnight, you are likely to know that this year’s F.A. Cup semi-finals took place at Wembley over the weekend. The draw had served up two derby matches, pitting rivals from … Continue reading

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Liverpool vs Everton Semi-Final Preview

The F.A Cup has reached the semi-final stage and the draw has served up two cracking fixtures for us to sink our teeth into this weekend. Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur go head to head in an all London affair on … Continue reading

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When Red and Blue Unite

It is 23 years, almost to the day, since Liverpool Football Club with Kenny Dalglish at the helm, took the field against, Brian Clough’s, Nottingham Forest to contest one of the semi-finals of the 1988/89 FA Cup competition. The two … Continue reading

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F.A Cup Quarter Final Replay Round-Up and Semi-Final Draw

The F.A. Cup semi-final draw has been finalised this week with the completion of the F.A. Cup quarter-final ties. The tragic collapse of Bolton player, Fabrice Muamba, during the first-half of his team’s quarter-final match with Tottenham Hotspur, led to the … Continue reading

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F.A.Cup Quarter-Final Review

Europe’s foremost domestic cup competition is nearing its climax for this season, the hallowed turf of Wembley awaits the final four teams, with a return visit for the two finalists on Saturday May 5th. Last weekend was F.A.Cup quarter-final weekend, … Continue reading

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F.A Cup 5th Round Replays Round-Up and Quarter Final Draw

The two remaining undecided F.A Cup 5thRound ties were played to a finish this week at St. Andrews and White Hart Lane respectively. This is a brief round-up of the action, as four teams vied with each other to reach … Continue reading

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F.A. Cup 5th Round Review

The F.A. Cup moves on to the quarter final stage, after last weekend saw the 5th round ties of this year’s competition played out across the country. Ten teams still remain in English football’s world famous cup competition after the … Continue reading

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