Tag Archives: FA CUP


Mata, cool, finish, sends, Man United, FA Cup, 4th round

Mata’s cool finish sends Man United into FA Cup fourth round

01 January, 2020 9:51 am 9:51 am

LONDON (Reuters) – Juan Mata sent Manchester United into the FA Cup fourth round with a neat dinked finish in the 67th minute to secure a 1-0 win over Wolverhampton Wanderers in their replay at Old Trafford on Wednesday. Mata was played clean through by Anthony Martial and calmly chipped goalkeeper John Ruddy for the … Read More


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Reiss goal sees Arsenal edge past Leeds in FA Cup

01 January, 2020 9:11 am 9:11 am

LONDON (Reuters) – Arsenal’s Reiss Nelson scored early in the second half to secure a 1-0 win over battling Championship leaders Leeds United in the FA Cup third round at The Emirates on Monday. Nelson put a near full-strength home side ahead in the 55th minute, scrappily side-footing the ball into the net after the … Read More


FA Cup, game, abandoned, racial abuse, replayed

FA Cup game abandoned due to alleged racial abuse to be replayed

10 October, 2019 9:35 pm 9:35 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – The FA Cup fourth qualifying round match between Haringey Borough and Yeovil Town will be replayed on Oct. 29 after last week’s game was abandoned due to alleged racist abuse suffered by Haringey’s players, the FA said on Monday. The match was stopped in the 64th minute with Yeovil leading 1-0 after … Read More


Manchester City clinch domestic double with FA Cup triumph over West Ham

05 May, 2019 8:49 am 8:49 am

LONDON (Reuters) – Manchester City completed a domestic double by comfortably beating West Ham United 3-0 in the Women’s FA Cup final at Wembley Stadium , following on from their League Cup triumph in February. City, who missed out on winning the Super League which was clinched by Arsenal last week, made up for that … Read More


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Quadruple still on as Jesus heads City into FA Cup final

04 April, 2019 8:31 am 8:31 am

LONDON (Reuters) – The “impossible” quadruple dream remains intact for Manchester City after an early headed goal from Gabriel Jesus sealed a scrappy 1-0 win over Brighton & Hove Albion to put them into the FA Cup final. Jesus launched himself into the air to connect decisively in the third minute but City never hit … Read More


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Manchester United defender Jones extends deal to 2023

02 February, 2019 3:34 pm 3:34 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – Manchester United defender Phil Jones has signed a new deal that will keep him at Old Trafford until 2023, the Premier League club said. England international Jones is the latest player to commit his future to the club following French forward Anthony Martial and midfielder Scott McTominay who both signed new deals … Read More


Chelsea, Manchester United, FA Cup

Chelsea to face Manchester United in FA Cup fifth round

01 January, 2019 11:47 am 11:47 am

LONDON (Reuters) – Holders Chelsea have been drawn to face Manchester United in the FA Cup fifth round, a repeat of last year’s final. With Arsenal, Tottenham Hotspur and Liverpool already out of the competition, Monday’s draw means that, at most, only two of the top six will progress to the quarter-finals. Chelsea won last … Read More


FA Cup, Arsenal, United, fourth round

FA Cup heavyweights Arsenal and Man United kick off fourth round

01 January, 2019 11:43 am 11:43 am

LONDON (Reuters) – As FA Cup ties go they do not come any bigger than Arsenal against Manchester United and the two most successful clubs in the competition’s history kick off a weekend of fourth-round action at The Emirates on Friday. The record books are littered with epic clashes between the clubs with Ryan Giggs’s … Read More


Newcastle United, Blackburn Rovers, FA Cup,

Newcastle get extra-time win, Stoke fall to Shrews in Cup replays

01 January, 2019 8:32 am 8:32 am

LONDON (Reuters) – Newcastle United beat Blackburn Rovers 4-2 after extra time while Championship side Stoke City threw away a two-goal lead as they suffered a shock 3-2 home defeat by third-tier Shrewsbury Town in FA Cup third-round replays on Tuesday. Newcastle fans, who had seen their side narrowly escape defeat in the home match … Read More


Premier League leaders Liverpool knocked out of FA Cup by Wolves

01 January, 2019 8:12 am 8:12 am

LONDON (Reuters) – Premier League leaders Liverpool paid the price for fielding a weakened side as they were knocked out in the third round of the FA Cup following a 2-1 defeat by Wolverhampton Wanderers on Monday. The Merseysiders fell behind to a Raul Jimenez goal on the break in the 38th minute, the Mexican … Read More


Blackpool fan protests on roof of Arsenal team bus

01 January, 2019 10:15 am 10:15 am

LONDON (Reuters) – Arsenal’s team bus was briefly delayed on the way to their 3-0 FA Cup third round win at Blackpool after a home fan climbed onto its roof in protest at the Lancashire seaside club’s owners. The fan was photographed sitting on top of the coach at Arsenal’s team hotel shortly before the … Read More


Footballer Llorente hat-trick helps Spurs crush Tranmere 7-0 in Cup

01 January, 2019 11:32 am 11:32 am

LONDON (Reuters) – Tottenham Hotspur’s Fernando Llorente got a hat-trick as they chalked up their record competitive away win with the 7-0 thrashing of fourth-tier Tranmere Rovers in the opening game of the FA Cup third round at Prenton Park. Defender Serge Aurier broke the deadlock with a deflected shot from the edge of the … Read More