Tag Archives: FA Cup

Mancini Loses his Head at the Etihad

Just eight days after Manchester United announced the retirement of their most successful ever manager, their neighbours and closest rivals Manchester City have parted company with the man who delivered them their first top flight title in forty-four years. Roberto … Continue reading

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For Whom Will the Relegation Bell Toll?

With around a quarter of the season left to play, the battle for Premier League survival is reaching fever-pitch.  By my reckoning there are six teams who remain in real peril and last weekend saw all of them in action … 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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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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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 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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