FA Cup: Holders Chelsea draw Man Utd in FA Cup fifth round

The fifth-round ties will take place between 15-18 February. Fifth-round draw in full: Bristol City v Shrewsbury Town or Wolverhampton Wanderers AFC Wimbledon v Millwall Doncaster Rovers v Crystal Palace Middlesbrough or Newport County v Manchester City Chelsea v Manchester United Swansea v Barnet or Brentford Portsmouth or Queens Park Rangers v Watford Brighton &…

Eden Hazard inspires Chelsea to FA Cup glory

FA Cup final, Wembley Stadium – Chelsea 1 (Hazard 22’ pen) Manchester United 0 Eden Hazard won and converted a first-half penalty as Chelsea clinched FA Cup glory for the eighth time with a 1-0 win over profligate Manchester United at Wembley Stadium. The Belgian was scythed down by a hopeless Phil Jones lunge on…

Arsenal deny Chelsea double as Ramsey seals FA Cup

Arsenal salvaged some silverware from a traumatic season as they beat Premier League champion Chelsea 2-1 in the FA Cup final at Wembley on Saturday thanks to Aaron Ramsey’s late winner. Chelsea had been hot favourites to complete a remarkable debut season for manager Antonio Conte but were not at their clinical best as Arsenal,…

Eden Hazard helps Chelsea past Tottenham into FA Cup final

Eden Hazard came off the bench to help inspire Chelsea to a 4-2 victory over Tottenham and send them into the FA Cup final, condemning Mauricio Pochettino’s men to yet more Wembley woe and giving them a bloody nose ahead of the title run-in. England’s best sides took a break from their increasingly exciting duel…

FA Cup: Conte outflanks Mourinho again as holders get knocked out

Chelsea remained firmly on course for a domestic Double as N’Golo Kante’s second-half winner settled a stormy FA Cup quarter-final meeting with Manchester United at Stamford Bridge. United manager Jose Mourinho was involved in touchline clashes with opposite number Antonio Conte and was verbally abused by Chelsea fans at the scene of many of his…

FA Cup: Liverpool held; Chelsea, Spurs win

Plymouth Argyle ground out a goalless draw at Anfield to book an FA Cup third-round replay as the youngest team in Liverpool‘s history discovered they still have plenty to learn. A Reds team containing five academy graduates came up against a green wall as Argyle manager Derek Adams succeeded in making life as difficult as…

FA Cup: Rooney record in United rout, Leicester win at Everton

By Martyn Herman | LONDON Wayne Rooney left his footprint on FA Cup third-round day with the first goal in holders Manchester United’s 4-0 rout of Championship side Reading on Saturday to draw level with Bobby Charlton as the club’s record scorer. His seventh-minute effort took his United tally to 249 since joining the 12-times…

FA Cup: Five-star City demolish woeful West Ham

Manchester City crushed West Ham United 5-0 to give manager Pep Guardiola the perfect introduction to the FA Cup as they cruised into the fourth round with a thumping victory at the London Stadium on Friday. After taking the lead through Yaya Toure from the penalty spot, the five-times winners swept their opponents away with…

Manchester United win FA Cup as Jesse Lingard sinks Crystal Palace

Finally, after all the disappointments of the Louis van Gaal era, the accusations of blandness and the permanent suspicion that a once-mighty club have been dramatically underachieving, Manchester United have remembered what it is like to win a trophy and the joys that football can bring. Van Gaal’s position might still be under scrutiny but…

FA Cup Finals

Crystal Palace v Manchester United preview: Kick-off 12:30 GYT Saturday, May 21 Wembley Stadium The FA Cup, is an annual knockout association football competition in men’s domesticEnglish football. First played during the 1871–72 season, it is the oldest association football competition in the world. It is organised by and named after the Football Association. This years…

Fa Cup Final Preview: Manchester United vs Crystal Palace

  Match Preview Manchester United face Crystal Palace at Wembley on Saturday in the FA Cup final in what is a chance to win a silverware for both club to end their season. Palace finished the Premier League season in 15th place and lost three of their last four games, including a 4-1 loss to Southampton…