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Worldy! Peterborough U18 star Leo Da-Silva-Lopes (15) scores 35 yard beauty v Notts County [Video]

Leo Da-Silva-Lopes last night came off the bench to wrap up a 2-0 win for Peterborough United’s U18 side in the FA Youth Cup. The 15 year old scored a tremendous long range goal to end any lingering Notts County hopes. After some brilliant wing play, Leo Da-Silva-Lopes picked up the ball around 35 yards […]

Qatar and Russia Cleared by FIFA World Cup Investigation, English FA Criticised

FIFA ethics judge Hans-Joachim Eckert has cleared Russia and Qatar's successful World Cup bids of corruption in his investigation report. Sky Sports reported the news: Eckert has criticised England's bidding process, however, as reported...Show More Summary

May Madness: How a National Team Knockout Competition Could Work

It is the sort of classic "wouldn’t it be cool if..." suggestion that seems to come around during every interminable international break. Wouldn't it be cool if there was an FA Cup—but for national teams? No groups, an open draw, anyone can play anyone on the way to a showpiece final in some glitzy international capital. Show More Summary

Arsene Wenger Guilty as Arsenal Implode Again

After Arsenal’s latest collapse at Swansea, the scrutiny on Arsene Wenger ’s tactics will surely intensify once again. Arsenal began the season with such high hopes. The mood was buoyant after their FA Cup win and their budget bolstered by a lucrative new sponsorship deal with Puma. Show More Summary

BBC brings FA Cup highlights to iPlayer

2 weeks agoTechnology / Gadgets : Engadget

Although the BBC invests a lot of time and money into football coverage, catching up on Match of the Day can be frustrating if you want to use iPlayer. The FA's insistence on auctioning differing replay rights means that you'll normally need to wait...

Foot like a traction engine! Leyton Orient U18s Nick Brown 35 yard screamer [Video]

Leyton Orient U18s were knocked out of the FA Youth Cup last night despite a Nick Brown wondergoal. The O’s lost 3-1 to Colchester United but young Nick Brown surely bagged the best goal he’s ever scored. Brown picked the ball up in his own half, beat a couple of men with two smart turns […]

The Herald Does Brilliant Report on a Horribly Boring Scottish Cup Match

Morton and Airdrie played to a 0-0 draw in the Scottish FA Cup on Saturday in what, by almost all accounts, sounded like a drab, drab cup tie. Fortunately the Glasgow-based Herald was present to provide a report of the match which was...Show More Summary

Arsenal’s Lukas Podolski says Ronaldo is his idol & discusses Brazil World Cup in exclusive interview [Video]

ESPN Brazil this week got an exclusive interview with Arsenal and Germany star Lukas Podolski. The 29 year old attacker spoke about his love of Brazil but admitted he doesn’t feel bad about thrashing Brazil in front of their home fans. Podolski spoke about his idol growing up, Ronaldo, and how incredible it was to […]

St Albans’ John Frendo fined for playing hooky: Skipped FA Cup tie and went to Spain to watch El Clasico

St Albans City striker John Frendo played hooky last week, and went on his very own real-life Ferris Beuller’s Day Off. Frendo skipped his Conference South side’s FA Cup tie to fly to Madrid and watch El Clasico at the Bernabeu, if you don’t mind. The club’s top scorer with 43 goals from 53 game last […]

St Albans City Striker Fined for Skipping FA Cup Match to Attend El Clasico

Poor John Frendo —all he wanted to do was watch El Clasico like other millions of people do! Problem being, Frendo is also a proper footballer and his club's fixture list clashed with the match between Real Madrid and Barcelona. St Albans...Show More Summary

Simon Mignolet or Brad Jones: Who Starts in Goal for Liverpool vs. Newcastle?

Brad Jones made his first appearance of the season in goal for Liverpool in their Capital One Cup fourth-round win over Swansea on Tuesday night. It was in fact the Australian's first competitive appearance since the FA Cup defeat to...Show More Summary

The new Russia 2018 World Cup logo gets the joke Meme treatment

The world began gearing up for the 2018 World Cup last night with the Russian emblem revealed. Two of the world’s odious men in Sepp Blatter and Vladimir Putin were on hand to show off the new logo and in general it has gone down fairly well. And, predictably, the internet responded with jokes and […]

Are the Kings in for a Stanley Cup Hangover After Opening-Night Rout vs. Sharks?

You can ask all kinds of questions following the Los Angeles Kings' 4-0 loss to the San Jose Sharks on opening night of NHL action Wednesday. The most common might be, "How long is this Stanley Cup hangover going to last?" It's a fair question and a familiar situation. Show More Summary

Why Manchester Utd Midfielder Juan Mata Is Ideal Transfer for Atletico Madrid

You have to feel a little bit sorry for Juan Mata; the midfielder arrived in England back in 2011 and has shown a consistency that many players can only dream about. He won the FA Cup, Champions League and Europa League with ChelseaShow More Summary

16-year-old Karn Miller-Neave (Ebbsfleet Town) scores sublime free kick in FA Cup second round

Ebbsfleet Town’s victory over Hythe Town will live long in the memory for reasons other than the fact that the home team dished out a 7-1 drubbing to their visitors. The FA Cup second round clash also saw the introduction of 16-year-old attacker Karn Miller-Neave. Highly-rated by coaches at the club, Miller-Neave had been promoted […]

Why Arsene Wenger Is Under Most Pressure for Arsenal Following Draw with Spurs

Arsenal’s disappointing draw at home to rivals Tottenham has seen focus intensify on manager Arsene Wenger. The Frenchman might have hoped that winning the FA Cup at the end of the 2013/14 would relieve some of the pressure on his beleaguered shoulders. Show More Summary

Arsenal's FA Cup Win Must Be the Spur for Tottenham in Capital One Cup

Tottenham Hotspur take on Nottingham Forest in the Capital One Cup on Wednesday night. After a poor performance in Sunday's 1-0 loss to West Bromwich Albion, the team are understandably keen to bounce back. Speaking to Tottenham's official website, Mousa Dembele was also keen to note the Championship table-toppers should not be taken lightly. Show More Summary

10 League Cup Cult Heroes

The Football League Cup returns this week in its latest guise, the Capital One Cup, with 32 sides still competing to claim the 2014-15 crown. It is a tournament that has very much played understudy to the more prestigious FA Cup over...Show More Summary

Arsenal Announce Financial Details for 2013-14 Season

Arsenal announced their latest financial results based on the 2013-14 campaign. The club pointed to its triumph in the FA Cup as one of the key reasons its total turnover topped £300 million, an increase of more than £20 million from the previous season. The Gunners released the key details on their official site. Show More Summary

Hull's Transfers Are a Major Roll of the Dice by Steve Bruce

Steve Bruce’s busy summer in the transfer window has been hailed as one of the best in the Premier League. Bruce brought in no fewer than 10 players to add to the squad which finished 16th and reached the FA Cup final last term. However,...Show More Summary

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