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Quiz: Name The Leeds Team From Their FA Cup Win Over Man United?

January 3rd, remember the date. Leeds United may have won promotion back to the Championship and may look destined for that illustrious return to the Premier League, but the 2010s haven’t been the kindest of years for the club. A spell in League One, countless managers and a host of mid-table Championship finishes have seen Leeds fans suffer their fair …

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Mourinho: Stop Thinking Troy Parrott Is The Second Harry Kane

Troy Parrott

Tottenham manager Jose Mourinho has urged his side’s fans to stop thinking Troy Parrott is “the second Harry Kane” following their FA Cup exit at the hands of Norwich City on Wednesday.  The 18-year-old Republic of Ireland star got 30 minutes under his belt during the 1-1 draw but missed a penalty attempt in the subsequent shootout as a score …

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Tim Krul Had A Clever Method For Saving Troy Parrott’s Penalty

Tim Krul Troy Parrott

Norwich City goalkeeper Tim Krul was the hero at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on Wednesday night as his two saves during the penalty shootout helped his side beat Spurs to clinch their spot in the FA Cup quarter-finals.  Norwich will now welcome either Derby or Manchester United to Carrow Road after the draw for the last eight was made last …

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Clubs Learn Their Fate As Quarter-Final Draw Made For FA Cup

The remaining eight teams in this season’s FA Cup have learned their fate after the quarter-final draw took place following the conclusion of Wednesday night’s games. Sheffield United will take on Arsenal, Newcastle will face Manchester City and it’s Leicester City against Chelsea in the three all Premier League ties from the draw. Chelsea reached the last eight after an …

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The Draw For The Fifth Round Of The FA Cup Has Been Made

FA Cup draw

The draw for the fifth round of the FA Cup has been made. FA Cup holders Manchester City have been drawn away to Sheffield Wednesday. If Liverpool get past Shrewsbury Town, they will play Chelsea at Stamford Bridge. While Manchester United will be away to either Northampton or Derby County. Wayne Rooney, the Derby captain, could come up against his …

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Liverpool Handed Favourable Tie In FA Cup Fourth Round Draw

FA Cup Draw

The draw for the fourth round of this season’s FA Cup has been made and Liverpool have avoided a Premier League club.  Jurgen Klopp’s side will travel away to Championship outfit Bristol City or League One’s Shrewsbury Town depending on the outcome of the third-round replay between the two clubs. Reigning champions Manchester City will host Championship outfit Fulham while …

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Plenty Of Goals For The Irish In FA Cup Action This Weekend

Irish FA Cup

It was a good weekend for Irish players in the FA Cup third-round as the likes of Callum Robinson, Adam Idah and Harry Arter all got on the scoresheet for their respective clubs.  On Saturday, Idah scored a hattrick for Norwich in their 4-2 victory over Preston North End at Deepdale. The 18-year-old from Douglas in Cork scored from 40-yards with …

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Five Of The Most Shocking Upsets In FA Cup History

As League Two Newport County look to cause one of the biggest FA Cup shockers in history, Pundit Arena takes a look at five of the most surprising upsets the competition has ever seen. 5) Wigan 1-0 Manchester City – FA Cup Final 2013 The most recent of our five shockers, Newport’s opponents this evening, Manchester City, were odds on …

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Brighton Ban Three Fans For Life After West Brom Trouble

Brighton have banned three fans for life after they were involved in serious crowd trouble at the FA Cup tie against West Bromwich Albion. The three individuals have had their season tickets cancelled with immediate effect following the incidents before and during the 0-0 fourth round draw at the Amex Stadium on Saturday. West Brom fans, a female crowd doctor …

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Holders Chelsea Draw Man Utd In Pick Of FA Cup Fifth Round Clashes

Defending champions Chelsea will host Manchester United in the fifth round of the FA Cup, while fourth-division side Newport County could meet Manchester City. United defeated Arsenal in the fourth round last week to record an eighth straight victory under caretaker boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer but face another tough tie after Monday’s draw paired them with Maurizio Sarri’s Chelsea. Welsh …

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More Penalty Woes For Spurs As They Exit Second Cup Competition

Tottenham Hotspur suffered their second defeat in English knockout football to a London rival in a matter of days as they lost 2-0 to Crystal Palace in the fourth round of the FA Cup on Sunday. Connor Wickham gave the unfancied Eagles, 29 points adrift of Spurs in the Premier League, a ninth-minute lead before a penalty by former Tottenham …

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Millwall Promise Life Bans For Fans Guilty Of Racist Chanting

Millwall have said they will ban for life any supporters found guilty of racist chanting during a win over Everton Saturday as the Football Association launched their own inquiry into a video published online. English second-tier club Millwall knocked Premier League side Everton out of the FA Cup with a dramatic 3-2 victory. But there was crowd trouble outside The …

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