Tag Archive: FA Cup

Shearer says: “The FA Cup should be a priority now for Tottenham.”

| 16.02.2018

Premier League legend also discusses Man City’s quadruple Spotless Spotland Tottenham travel to Rochdale on Sunday and Mauricio Pochettino was very critical of the Spotland pitch before it was relaid. I understand that, as he is looking after his players and football club. Ultimately though, that is what the FA Cup is... View Article

Five talking points from the weekend action

| 08.01.2018

Liverpool, Arsenal and Chelsea feature The FA Cup third round is one of the highlights of the season and this weekend’s matches didn’t disappoint. We lost a couple of Premier League sides, while many more will need a replay to make their claim for the fourth round. There was a... View Article

Man United and West Ham feature in pick of FA Cup 3rd round shocks

| 04.01.2018

Do you remember these shocks? The FA Cup is a competition synonymous with famous giant killers stories.  Who could forget Ronnie Radford’s goal against Newcastle United in 1972, or Sutton United knocking out holders Coventry City at Gander Green Lane in 1989? They’re just two of the famous stories that... View Article

Three ways to back your team: Watford

| 31.07.2017

Silva looking to make an impression Watford continued their tradition of changing managers in the summer, swapping Walter Mazzarri for Marco Silva. Mazzarri had only signed up the summer before, helping The Hornets beat relegation, thanks to a 17th place finish. Barring some kind of miracle season, it’s very likely... View Article

Three ways to back your team: Man Utd

| 31.07.2017

Jose planning for the future Jose Mourinho is taking his Manchester United side in a new direction. Getting rid of the likes of Wayne Rooney and Zlatan Ibrahimovic proves he wants fresh blood in his team. Younger, hungrier, more ambitious players who can lead the side to glory for years... View Article

Three ways to back your team: West Ham

| 31.07.2017

Fans demand improvement on last season West Ham fans were bitterly disappointed by the move across East London to their new home in Stratford, trading the intimacy of the Boleyn Ground for the wide-open spaces of the London Stadium. What would’ve upset supporters more was the poor form shown by... View Article

Three ways to back your team: Chelsea

| 31.07.2017

Blues aiming for two-in-a-row Chelsea were dominant during their title charge last season, but boss Antonio Conte has endured his fair share of problems over the summer, not least the Diego Costa drama. The striker, who wanted to leave in January, was convinced to stay on and help The Blues... View Article

Three ways to back your team: Liverpool

| 30.07.2017

Will Klopp deliver the Premier League? Jurgen Klopp returned Champions League football to Anfield, thanks to a fourth-place finish last season. A fantastic effort from the German, but what fans want next is the long-awaited return of the Premier League title. Much work has to be done on the squad... View Article

Three ways to back your team: Man City

| 30.07.2017

Citizens favourites to win the Premier League It has been a fairly quiet summer so far, certainly by Manchester City’s standards. Does that mean manager Pep Guardiola thinks his team are close enough to a side capable of winning the title? It’s fair to say the Spanish coach underperformed at... View Article