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  • Aug 28, 2014
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English FA Cup

Hull and Charlton reach FA Cup quarters after replays

Hull City booked an FA Cup quarter-final with Premier League rivals Sunderland after seeing off second-tier Brighton 2-1 in a fifth round replay on Monday.

Tuesday, 25 February, 2014, 9:54am

Arsene Wenger blasts 'silly and disrespectful' Jose Mourinho

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger continued the war of words with Jose Mourinho on Sunday, calling the Chelsea coach’s criticism of him 48 hours earlier “silly disrespectful remarks”.

On Friday, Mourinho dubbed the Frenchman “a specialist in failure” for going almost nine years without winning a trophy.

17 Feb 2014 - 10:33am

Sheffield United dump Fulham out of FA Cup

Third-tier Sheffield United scored in the last minute of extra time to dump sorry Premier League strugglers Fulham out of the FA Cup with a 1-0 victory on Tuesday.

The fourth-round replay at a rain-soaked Craven Cottage was almost completely devoid of goalmouth incident and looked destined for penalties until Shaun Miller snatched a dramatic winner in the 120th minute.

5 Feb 2014 - 9:47am

Sergio Aguero saves Manchester City in FA Cup

Manager wanted to change entire team at half-time against Watford

26 Jan 2014 - 9:27pm

Mancini criticises Manchester City bosses over doubts about his future

City's loss means the club will end the season without a significant trophy for the first time in three years and is likely to intensify speculation about Mancini's job security in the British press.

13 May 2013 - 3:52am

Whelan calls on Wigan to repeat FA upset to rescue Premier League hopes

Wigan owner Dave Whelan celebrated his moment of FA Cup final redemption by challenging his team to follow their stunning victory over Manchester City by upsetting the odds again with another great escape in the Premier League.

13 May 2013 - 3:52am

Manchester City hope win will be start of power shift

At the end of a week dominated by Alex Ferguson's shock retirement as Manchester United manager, Manchester City will seek to drag the spotlight back to the blue half of the city by beating Wigan Athletic in today's FA Cup final.

11 May 2013 - 5:05am

Chelsea aim to lift gloom from FA Cup exit against Fulham

The Wembley loss to Roberto Mancini's side means the Blues have missed out on seven of the eight trophies available to them this season and places more pressure on their efforts to qualify for the Champions League.

17 Apr 2013 - 5:18am

FA Cup finalists stage league dress rehearsal

Manchester City and Wigan will stage a dress rehearsal for next month’s FA Cup final at Eastlands on Wednesday with both sides looking for points for very different reason. Wigan and City will meet at Wembley after the Latics beat Championship side Millwall and Roberto Mancini’s men overcame Chelsea in the FA Cup semi-finals over the weekend.

17 Apr 2013 - 5:16am

Hooligans run riot at top European soccer fixtures

Tear gas, stun grenades and knuckle-dusters provided a grim, bloody backdrop as hooliganism returned to haunt Europe's top leagues at the weekend.

From London's showpiece Wembley Stadium to Munich's glittering Allianz Arena and at the 2004 Olympic Stadium in Athens, fans fought hit-and-run battles with riot police.

16 Apr 2013 - 5:04am