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Quiz: Can You Name Every FA Cup Winning Manager Since 2000?

Last weekend the FA Cup quarter-final stages concluded with Arsenal, Chelsea, Manchester City and Manchester United advancing to the last four. City will face Arsenal while United will take on Chelsea in what’s set to be an exciting set of semi-finals. But how well do you remember the competition in years gone by? We’re giving you five minutes to name …

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Man United To Face Chelsea In Tasty FA Cup Semi-Final Affair

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The draw for the FA Cup semi-finals has been made and they are going to be electric.  Manchester United were the first team to qualify for the final four after they defeated Norwich City  2-1 at Carrow Road yesterday, however, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side were pushed all the way by the Canaries, squeezing over the line in extra-time. Earlier today, …

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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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