FA Cup
Al Ain FC To Host Manchester City In Fancy New Stadium

Al Ain FC To Host Manchester City In Fancy New Stadium

Thanks to the incompetence of Manchester City and their inability to finish off Championship team Blackburn Rovers in the FA Cup 3rd Round today, manager Manuel Pellegrini has come out and cancelled ‘The Sky Blues’ tour of Abu Dhabi next week; “We play Blackburn instead of traveling to Abu Dhabi and playing a friendly. What...

Oh Benitez, What A Mess!

Knocked out of the Champions League and Carling Cup not so long ago, inconsistent performances in the Premier League against second rate teams [here, here and here], a constant injury cloud over star players Steven Gerrard and Fernando Torres and now an FA Cup exit to Championship side and Premier League hopefuls Reading! Oh Benitez,...

All They Won Was The FA Cup

This season, like most seasons in the past 8 or so years, Chelsea set out to claim a host of silverware, however, after all their hard work and endeavour all they managed to end up with was the lousy FA Cup! No seriously, that was it… the FA Cup!?Man, if I played for the Blues...

Arsenal gun down Tigers

A deflected Nick Barmby volley, a Nicklas Bendtner fresh air-shot, RVP’s emphatic equaliser, a controversial match winning header by William Gallas (although the keeper did get the last touch) and an alleged ‘mystery loogie’ by Cesc Fabregas aimed at Hull assistant manager Brian Horton… wow, close your eyes and this could almost pass as a...
FA Cup - Finally Someone Wins It!

FA Cup – Finally Someone Wins It!

Everton v Liverpool… again!? Man, we’re only into Feb and I’ve already typed these results like a *million times… wait, this time there was actually a winner!? Oh snap! So I’m trying to determine if Rafa should be panicking about the fact that Liverpool has been knocked out of another competition or about the lack...

FA Cup – Liverpool 1 v 1 Everton

For the second time in a week, Liverpool FC Gerrard FC took on Merseyside rivals Everton at Anfield and surprise, surprise… guess who pulled the Red’s out of the shitter again!?After another important goal for the club, I’m totally convinced that Benitez’s game plan doesn’t actaully include anyone but Stevie G… ok, occassionaly Torres, but...

FA Cup – Man United 2 v 1 Tottenham

I’m not really a fan of the FA Cup… sure it’s the oldest football cup competition in one in the world, but eh, rarely does it deliver much more than dull matches played by half strength teams and occasionally we witness a brilliant final but that’s about it! (c’mon you have to admire my ignorance)....