Pochettino sad over Tottenham’s lack of desire in FA Cup tie against Newport
Mauritico Pochettino said Tottenham lacked motivation in their FA Cup fourth round tie at Newport County after Harry Kane’s late goal spared the Premier League side’s blushes. Padraig Amond’s header had the League Two outfit on track for a famous upset at Rodney Parade before Kane tapped in at the back post in the closing…
Batshuayi brace puts Chelsea into FA Cup fifth round
Michy Batshuayi scored twice as Chelsea beat Premier League rivals Newcastle United 3-0 to advance into the fifth round of the FA Cup at Stamford Bridge on Sunday.
Nottngham Forest dumps Arsenal out of FA Cup
Arsene Wenger was condemned to his first FA Cup third-round exit as managerless Championship side Nottingham Forest stunned holders Arsenal at the City Ground. The hosts took the lead when Eric Lichaj headed in from close range, although the advantage lasted just three minutes as Per Mertesacker followed up after Rob Holding’s header had struck…
Newport stun Leeds, West Ham survive FA Cup test
Lowly Newport County came from behind to send Championship side Leeds United crashing out of the FA Cup on Sunday but Premier League West Ham stayed alive with a goalless draw at Shrewsbury.
Arsenal begins FA Cup trophy tour of Nigeria
It was all smiles, laughter and selfies yesterday when MTN Nigeria’s executive management team, led by its Chairman, Pascal Dozie received representatives of the current English FA Cup champions, Arsenal F.C of London, at the head office in Lagos.
FA Cup final: Arsenal battles Chelsea!
The final of the English FA Cup, the oldest cup competition in the world, will take place tomorrow at the hallowed turf of Wembley in London. This year's edition will feature bitter rivals Arsenal & Chelsea, two teams from the capital.
Changeable Costa eyes golden Wembley sunset
The quarrelsome Spain international looked to be on the brink of leaving Chelsea for the Chinese Super League in January, but stayed put and contributed 20 goals to their Premier League title success.
Delta Force, Warri Wolves crash out of FA Cup
The 2017 edition of the Delta FA Cup lived up to its billings as the flagship of Nigerian football recorded upsets at the quarterfinal stage with Delta Force of Asaba, Warri Wolves and Delta Stars of Ughelli....
Mourinho summons strength for Chelsea ambush
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho must rally a fatigued and foundering team this weekend as he rekindles an increasingly thorny rivalry with his former club Chelsea, the Premier League leaders.