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FA Cup Draw for 6th Round Revealed: Possibility of Merseyside and Steel City Derbies

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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The draw for the 6th Round of the FA Cup has been made, which has conjured up the possibility of a couple of plum derby matches in the quarter-finals if Liverpool can overcome Arsenal to play Everton in the next … Continue reading

WATCH The FA Cup 6th Round Draw On Replay [VIDEO]

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Watch the draw for the 6th Round of the FA Cup on replay here on World Soccer Talk courtesy of The FA. The teams that are in the hat for the FA Cup 6th Round draw are (including the number … Continue reading

FA Cup Fifth Round, Saturday: Open Thread

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Here’s today’s TV schedule for soccer fans in the United States: Sunderland vs Southampton (FA Cup), 7:45am, FOX Sports 2, FOX Deportes and FOX Soccer 2Go Cardiff vs Wigan (FA Cup), 10am, FOX Sports 2, FOX Deportes and FOX Soccer 2Go Sheffield … Continue reading

Andy Gray to Return to BT Sport This Weekend Despite Sexism Video: Daily Soccer Report

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Soccer co-commentator and pundit Andy Gray will return to BT Sport this weekend to commentate the FA Cup match between Arsenal and Liverpool in the fifth round of the FA Cup despite the controversy regarding a recently leaked video showing … Continue reading

Preston North End vs Nottingham Forest, FA Cup Replay: Open Thread

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The fourth round replay of Preston against Nottingham Forest kicks off today after yesterday’s FA Cup replay where Sheffield United defeated Fulham. Here’s today’s TV schedule for soccer fans in the United States: Preston North End vs Nottingham Forest, 2:45pm … Continue reading

FA Cup Fifth Round Draw Announced; Manchester City Will Play Chelsea, While Arsenal Play Liverpool

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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The draw for the FA Cup Fifth Round has been made. The draw is as follows: Manchester City vs Chelsea Sheffield United or Fulham vs Nottingham Forest vs Preston Arsenal vs Liverpool Brighton vs Hull City Cardiff City vs Wigan … Continue reading

WATCH FA Cup Fifth Round Draw on Replay [VIDEO]

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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You can watch the draw for the FA Cup Fifth Round on replay below. The draw streamed live from Wembley Stadium in England. The teams that were in the hat for the Fifth Round were as follows (the numbers for … Continue reading

Chelsea vs Stoke City FA Cup Fourth Round, Sunday: Open Thread

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The final two matches of the FA Cup Fourth Round remain today before the draw for the FA Cup Fifth Round is made (which World Soccer Talk will be bringing to you live immediately after the Chelsea-Stoke match). Which two … Continue reading

FA Cup Fourth Round, Saturday: Open Thread

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In the middle of a hectic January transfer window, the clubs throughout England and Wales are switching gears and participating today in the FA Cup Fourth Round. Based on the fixtures below, there’s the opportunity for quite a few upsets. … Continue reading

WATCH World Soccer Radio, Live at 9pm ET: Topics: Juan Mata & FA Cup With Special Guest Keith Costigan

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Tonight’s show: Its the FA Cup! And Nick and Danny will chat with FOX Sports’ very own FA Cup analyst and on-air personality Keith Costigan @keithcostigan about this weekend’s matches. Plus of course we’ll continue to follow the Juan Mata … Continue reading

Coventry City Supporters Protest Against Club Playing Its Home Matches 35 Miles Away [PHOTOS]

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Coventry City supporters protested today during their FA Cup match to ask why the club plays its home matches 35 miles away from its former Ricoh Arena stadium. At around the 32nd minute mark, the away contingent of Coventry City … Continue reading

Arsenal vs Coventry (FA Cup) and Monchengladbach vs Bayern Munich (Bundesliga): Open Thread

Posted on by Christopher Harris
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Arsenal and Bayern Munich play this afternoon, although not against each other. We’ll have to wait until February 19th for those two European powerhouses to meet. Today, though, we have two important matches. Arsenal plays Coventry City in the FA … Continue reading

Arsenal vs Coventry: A Chance For Fringe Players to Shine?

Posted on by Alex Muller
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Although Arsenal’s main priority this season will be the Premier League title, a good run in the FA Cup, where they’re listed as one of the favourites at Complete Betting, looks highly possible and would also serve as an added … Continue reading

Why It’s Time To Scrap Unwanted and Outdated FA Cup Replays

Posted on by Matt Jones
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Picture the scene: It’s FA Cup third round weekend and non-league Macclesfield Town are hosting Championship side Sheffield Wednesday. Steve Williams has just scored a lovely equalizing goal for the underdogs with 12 minutes to go, and a woefully out … Continue reading

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Manchester City vs Blackburn (FA Cup Third Round Replay): Open Thread

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After Fulham defeated Norwich City in yesterday’s FA Cup Third Round replay, Manchester City will want to do the business against Blackburn today in order to help manager Manuel Pellegrini move towards winning all four pieces of silverware that are … Continue reading

Fulham vs Norwich City, FA Cup 3rd Round Replay: Open Thread

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USMNT captain Clint Dempsey is on the bench today as Premier League teams Fulham face Norwich in the FA Cup Third Round replay to be played at Craven Cottage at 2:45pm ET. For viewers in the United States, the match … Continue reading

5 Changes To Make The FA Cup Viable Again

Posted on by Kartik Krishnaiyer
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This past weekend’s FA Cup Third Round saw most Premier League and some Championship sides play with watered down teams. Not quite a “B” team in most cases, but teams where the principle of squad rotation was maximized. The FA … Continue reading

WATCH FA Cup Third Round Match Highlights Including Arsenal 2-0 Spurs [VIDEO]

Posted on by Alex Muller
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It wasn’t the most memorable FA Cup Third Round weekend, but there were enough highlights and storylines to peak the interest of soccer fans around the globe. The FA pointed out today that the average attendance during the FA Cup … Continue reading