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FA Cup Upset Watch- Brackley Town FC

The year is 1215 and Brackley provides the meeting point between rebel barons and representatives of dastardly King John. After days of fierce negotiation and a fair few pints of mead, the breakthrough is made to ensure passage of the Magna Carta, history’s most potent model of freedom and liberty. Some 800 years on and this humble Northamptonshire market town …

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Louis Van Gaal Potentially Sacked Despite FA Cup Triumph

Louis Van Gaal Tells Reporter ‘its over’ Despite FA Cup Triumph

Louis van Gaal gave the impression that his time as Manchester United Manager had come to an end on Sunday morning, telling a news reporter ‘it’s over’ outside his hotel as he left London. In response to a question from a Sky Sports News Reporter, the Dutchman declined to speak to press beyond his two-word lament following United’s first FA …

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The Magic of the FA Cup

Having enjoyed another weekend of brilliant football thanks to the FA Cup coverage over on ITV, I feel its safe to say the magic is still held within the competition despite previous claims that the cup had lost its importance. Of course, perhaps Sky TV revenue based on league performance means that teams would rather finish strongly in the league …

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