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Northampton 2-2 West Brom (4-3 pens)

24 Aug

Since the 2003/04 season, Northampton have knocked out 13 teams from a higher division in the EFL Cup League One Northampton Town came from behind to beat Premier League side West Bromwich Albion on penalties in the EFL Cup second round. Zander Diamond put the Cobblers ahead when he nodded in Brendan Moloney’s cross before […]

Aston Villa 0 Tottenham 2: Harry Kane brace sinks sorry Villans

14 Mar

It was tough on the Villa keeper who had pulled out a string of fine stops before the interval and was rewarded when Kane beat him, only to see the ball strike the face of the bar. But once it was 2-0 it was all too much for the disgruntled home fans who cheered when […]

Manuel Pellegrini: This is what I really think of Man City’s title chances

14 Mar

He subdued the threat of Sergio Aguero and said: “I think the last few games I have played very well and I have felt very comfortable on the pitch. Every game I get the pace more and more in my legs. “I really enjoy playing football here in England. I think the pace and the […]

DAVID WOODS COLUMN: Fallout from Adam Johnson’s case and Pardew for England boss

12 Mar

But the sordid affair must not be allowed to start a witch-hunt in the game. The fear now is that any time a high-profile footballer is accused of a crime his club will immediately suspend him, not necessarily due to the seriousness of the charge but to avoid being criticised later on in the way […]

Reading 0-2 Crystal Palace: Late double in FA Cup quarter final books Eagles’ place at Wembley

11 Mar

Yohan Cabaye and Fraizer Campbell claimed a late goal apiece as Crystal Palace progressed to the semi-finals of the FA Cup with a deserved 2-0 win at Championship Reading. Cabaye scored a late penalty in the match – which was live on talkSPORT – to give Palace the lead after a foul on Yannick Bolasie led […]