FA Cup 2011 Fifth Round Draw: Crawley Town Draw Dream Trip to Old Trafford

For Non-League football club, Crawley Town, this afternoon’s FA Cup 2011 Fifth Round draw could not have gone better, as they were rewarded for their 1-0 win away at Torquay yesterday with a lucrative trip to Manchester United’s Old Trafford. When Crawley made it through the Fourth Round yesterday, they became only the sixth non-league … Read more FA Cup 2011 Fifth Round Draw: Crawley Town Draw Dream Trip to Old Trafford

Football: FA Cup 2011 Fifth Round Draw

The draw for the fifth round of FA Cup 2011 took place on the afternoon of Sunday 30th January, when the teams still in the competition were looking towards the Round of 16 for the tournament. The tie of the round is most certainly to be played at Old Trafford, where Manchester United will host … Read more Football: FA Cup 2011 Fifth Round Draw

Football: FA Cup 2011 Fourth Round Fixtures, Sunday 30 January 2011

Five English FA Cup 2011 Fourth Round fixtures take place on the afternoon of Sunday 30th January 2011 The day begins at 12 noon (GMT) when Arsenal face Huddersfield at the Emirates Stadium, London. Next up is Wolverhampton Wanderers, of the Barclays Premier League, who face Stoke City of the same division at Molineux at … Read more Football: FA Cup 2011 Fourth Round Fixtures, Sunday 30 January 2011

Football: FA Cup 2011 Fourth Round Fixtures, Saturday 29 January

Football fans will see the bulk of the English FA Cup 2011 Fourth Round fixtures taking place on Saturday 29th Janaury 2011, as all but ten of the 32 teams who made it through Round Three do battle to make it to the last 16 of the competition. Everton v Chelsea – Kick-Off (GMT) 12:30 … Read more Football: FA Cup 2011 Fourth Round Fixtures, Saturday 29 January

Football: Edwin van der Sar Announces Plan to Retire at End of Season

Manchester United goalkeeper, Edwin van der Sar, has today announced, via his management company, that he is to officially retire at the end of the current season. Van der Sar, who has been a mainstay at the heart of the Man Utd defensive back five since 2005, when he signed from Fulham FC, has played … Read more Football: Edwin van der Sar Announces Plan to Retire at End of Season

Football: Birmingham v West Ham FA Carling Cup 2011 Semi-Final Leg 2 (Agg 1-2)

Birmingham and West Ham have the chance to forget their Barclays Premier League woes – both sides are currently treading a relegation tight-rope – in this evening’s Carling Cup Semi-Final 2nd Leg at St Andrew’s, Birmingham. The tie is finely poised, with West Ham carrying a slender advantage from their home opening leg a fortnight … Read more Football: Birmingham v West Ham FA Carling Cup 2011 Semi-Final Leg 2 (Agg 1-2)

Football: Liverpool v Fulham, Barclays Premier League 2010/11 Preview

Liverpool face Fulham at Anfield this evening in the Barclays Premier League, following perhaps their best performance of the 2010/11 season against Wolves on the weekend. Both Liverpool, who are 11th and Fulham, who are 15th, are nearer the bottom of the league than the top than they would like to be at this stage … Read more Football: Liverpool v Fulham, Barclays Premier League 2010/11 Preview

Football: Arsenal 3-0 Ipswich – Gunners Through to Carling Cup 2011 Final

Arsenal made it through to the League Cup Final for 2011 with a 3-1 aggregate victory, coming courtesy of this evening’s 3-0 home win over Ipswich Town at the Emirates Stadium. Ipswich carried a 1-0 lead from the first leg at Portman Road into this tie, and Gunners’ fans were beginning to get nervous as … Read more Football: Arsenal 3-0 Ipswich – Gunners Through to Carling Cup 2011 Final

Football: Barclays Premier League Results, Tuesday 25 January 2011

Two Barclays Premier League matches took place on the evening of Tuesday 25th January 2011. Blackpool 2-3 Man Utd Manchester United displayed their mettle and their title credentials by coming back from a 2-0 half-time deficit away at Blackpool. Cathcart (15) and DJ Campbell (43) gave home fans hope, before United finished the match with … Read more Football: Barclays Premier League Results, Tuesday 25 January 2011

Football: Arsenal v Ipswich FA Carling Cup 2011 Semi-Final Leg 2 (Agg 0-1)

Barclays Premier League second placed Arsenal entertain nPower Championship side, Ipswich, on the evening of Tuesday 25th January 2011 in the second leg of their FA Carling Cup (League Cup) 2011 Semi-Final, needing a goal to get back on level terms on aggregate. Ipswich Town carry the advantage from the first leg, which they won … Read more Football: Arsenal v Ipswich FA Carling Cup 2011 Semi-Final Leg 2 (Agg 0-1)

Football: Barclays Premier League Fixtures, Tuesday 25 January 2011

Two Barclays Premier League football fixtures are scheduled to take place on the evening of Tuesday, 25th January 2011, ahead of this weekend’s FA Cup 2011 Fourth Round break. Blackpool v Man Utd – Kick-Off (GMT) 19:30 League leaders Manchester United will be looking to utilise their game-in-hand away at Blackpool in this fixture re-arranged … Read more Football: Barclays Premier League Fixtures, Tuesday 25 January 2011

Football: Bolton 0-4 Chelsea, Barclays Premier League 2011

Chelsea got their season back on track away at out of sorts Bolton Wanderers on the evening of Monday 24th January 2011, as they recorded a 4-0 Premier League victory. Both sides came into this match following a spell of poor form. Chelsea’s had caused them to slide from the summit of the table in … Read more Football: Bolton 0-4 Chelsea, Barclays Premier League 2011

Football: Barclays Premier League Results, 22-23 January 2011

Barclays Premier League action took place over the weekend with eight matches on Saturday 22nd January and one game on Sunday, 23rd January 2011. Man Utd were impressive at Old Trafford, and they pulled ahead at the top of the league with a 5-0 home win over Birmingham, while their across town rivals slipped to … Read more Football: Barclays Premier League Results, 22-23 January 2011

Football: Barclays Premier League Fixtures, Saturday 22 January 2011

Eight Barclays Premier League fixtures are scheduled to take place on the afternoon of Saturday 22nd January 2011. Wolverhampton v Liverpool – Kick-Off (GMT) 12:45 The day’s football begins with an early kick-off at Molineux, where Wolverhampton Wanderers face Liverpool. Wolves will be looking for a point or better to keep their recent improved hopes … Read more Football: Barclays Premier League Fixtures, Saturday 22 January 2011

Football: Darren Bent Signs for Aston Villa from Sunderland

Sunderland’s prolific striker, Darren Bent, who narrowly missed out on a World Cup place with England in 2010, has signed for fellow Barclays Premier League outfit, Aston Villa, for a fee of £18million – which could rise to £24million, depending upon the player hitting certain performance targets. Bent was yesterday confirmed as a Villa signing, … Read more Football: Darren Bent Signs for Aston Villa from Sunderland