Posts Tagged: fa cup

January 23, 2015

Possible Shocks In This Weekends FA Cup

It’s FA Cup fourth round weekend in England which means the big boys of the English Premier League get to pit their wits and financial muscle against the small fry of lower league football.

The history of this prestigious competition is littered with giant killings, tales of David over coming Goliath on uneven bogs marked up as football pitches while sleet snow and hail batter the combatants. Unfortunately, with the rise of the EPL and the money now being thrown about by the big boys these fables are now becoming few and far between it’s been a long time since Wrexham turned over the reigning

May 24, 2009

FA Cup Final Preview

Everton and Chelsea will face off in the worlds oldest domestic football competition, the F.A. Cup, on the 30th of May. The tie will be 128th final and as always

April 18, 2009

FA Cup Semi-Finals

The FA Cup semi-finals are set to be played this weekend, and with three of the four teams still involved in the Champions League it has been a pressure filled