Category: Football

Thursday’s Europa Cup news

Arsenal will be without midfielders Aaron Ramsey and Mesut Ozil for tonight’s last 32 2nd leg Europa Cup game against Ostersunds FK at the Emirates Stadium. With Gunners manager Arsene Wenger taking a near full strength team to Sweden in the first leg to take a 3-0 lead in the tie, he has decided not  … Read more

Champions League Team news (Wednesday)

Manchester United could have star midfielder Paul Pogba back for tonight’s Champions League last 16 tie against Sevilla in Spain, after he missed the weekends 2-0 FA Cup win over Huddersfield Town. Despite being ill over the weekend Pogba trained yesterday, before travelling with the squad, the same applies to England International Marcus Rashford and  … Read more

Messi breaks goal drought to earn Barcelona a draw

Champions League favourites Barcelona needed a goal from superstar forward Lionel Messi 15 minutes from time to earn the La Liga side a draw against Premier League champions Chelsea at Stamford Bridge last night. It was Messi’s first goal against the Blues in 9 pervious champions league meetings and the Argentinian’s 28th of the season.  … Read more

Tuesdays Champions League News

Chelsea welcome Spanish giants Barcelona to Stamford Bridge tonight in the 1st leg of their last 16 Champions League tie. The Current La Liga leaders arrive as possible favourites for this year’s title as they are currently 7 points clear at the top of their league having not lost a domestic game so far this  … Read more

Wigan maintain FA Cup voodoo over Manchester City

League one side Wigan Athletic ended Premier League runaway leaders dream of the quadruple (league Cup, FA Cup, Premier League and Champions League) as they secured a thrilling 1-0 victory in last night’s FA Cup fifth round match. Wigan fans who still relive their fantastic FA Cup final win over Man City only 5 years  … Read more

Rochdale snatch late equaliser to earn a trip to Wembley!

A dramatic injury time goal by Rochdale’s Steve Davies earned league 1’s bottom side a trip to Wembley as they drew their FA Cup fifth round game 2-2 yesterday. With a busy schedule ahead of them as expected Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino made 11 changes to the side that drew 2-2 with Juventus in Midweek,  … Read more

Weekend’s FA Cup review

Chelsea opened the round with a 4-0 win over Championship side Hull City on Friday night. 4 first half goals settled the encounter, with Willian opening the scoring after only 2 minutes, Pedro and Giroud both scored either side of the 30 minute mark, before Willian got his second on the stroke of Half time.  … Read more

Arsenal and Celtic both win in Europe!

Arsenal are one step closer to making the last 16 of the Europa League after their last 32 1st leg 3-0 victory over Swedish side Ostersunds FK in sub-zero temperatures. Played on the unfamiliar 3G surface at the Jamtkraft Arena, the Gunners made light work of the conditions and opened the scoring after only 13  … Read more

Fridays Fifth round FA Cup news

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte is expected to rotate his squad for tonight’s FA Cup fifth round tie against Hull, With Premier League games against Manchester City and Manchester United along with their last 16 Champions League tie against Barcelona in the next couple of weeks. With David Luiz, Ross Barkley and Tiemoue Bakayoko already side  … Read more