Lancashire Combination http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/26363/all en Soccer-Revised English FA Cup fourth-round draw http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130116/soccer-revised-english-fa-cup-fourth-round-draw <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>LONDON, Jan 16 (Reuters) - Revised English FA Cup fourth- round draw on Wednesday (numerals denote division, ML denotes minor league) Norwich City v Luton Town (ML) Oldham Athletic (III) v Liverpool Macclesfield Town (ML) v Wigan Athletic Derby County (II) v Blackburn Rovers (II) Hull City (II)/Leyton Orient (III) v Barnsley (II) Middlesbrough (II) v Aldershot Town (IV) Millwall (II) v Aston Villa Leeds United (II) </p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130116/soccer-revised-english-fa-cup-fourth-round-draw" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Lancashire Combination Macclesfield Town F.C. Sport in England Thomson Reuters Wed, 16 Jan 2013 23:15:43 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5735352 at http://www.globalpost.com Soccer-English FA Cup 4th round fixtures http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130125/soccer-english-fa-cup-4th-round-fixtures <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Jan 25 (Infostrada Sports) - Fixtures from the English FA Cup 4th Round matches on Friday 4th Round Friday, January 25 (GMT) Millwall(II) v Aston Villa (1945) 4th Round Saturday, January 26 (GMT) Stoke City v Manchester City (1245) Bolton Wanderers(II) v Everton (1500) Brighton and Hove Albion(II) v Arsenal (1500) Derby County(II) v Blackburn Rovers(II) (1500) Huddersfield Town(II) v Leicester City(II) (1500) Hull City(II) </p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130125/soccer-english-fa-cup-4th-round-fixtures" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Lancashire Combination Macclesfield Town F.C. Thomson Reuters Fri, 25 Jan 2013 09:30:22 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5739242 at http://www.globalpost.com Soccer-English FA Cup 4th round results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130125/soccer-english-fa-cup-4th-round-results <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Jan 25 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the English FA Cup 4th Round matches on Friday 4th Round Friday, January 25 Millwall (II) - Aston Villa 2-1 (halftime: 1-1) Next Fixtures (GMT): Saturday, January 26 Stoke City v Manchester City (1245) Bolton Wanderers (II) v Everton (1500) Derby County (II) v Blackburn Rovers (II) (1500) Queens Park Rangers v Milton Keynes Dons FC (III) (1500) Reading v Sheffi</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130125/soccer-english-fa-cup-4th-round-results" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Lancashire Combination Macclesfield Town F.C. Sport in England Thomson Reuters Fri, 25 Jan 2013 22:00:23 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5739662 at http://www.globalpost.com Soccer-Man City await holders Chelsea or United http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130310/soccer-man-city-await-holders-chelsea-or-united <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>By Mike Collett</p> <p>LONDON, March 10 (Reuters) - Holders Chelsea or Manchester United will face Manchester City in the FA Cup semi-finals and Wigan Athletic will play Championship Millwall or Blackburn Rovers following the draw on Sunday.</p> <p>Manchester United raced into an early 2-0 lead over Chelsea who fought back to draw 2-2 at Old Trafford in their quarter-final on Sunday, forcing a replay at Stamford Bridge.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130310/soccer-man-city-await-holders-chelsea-or-united" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Association football Football in England Lancashire Combination Thomson Reuters Sun, 10 Mar 2013 19:45:41 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5779092 at http://www.globalpost.com Millwall set up Wigan Cup semi with Blackburn win http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130313/millwall-see-blackburn-set-wigan-fa-cup-semi <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>(Reuters) - Danny Shittu's powerful first-half header helped Millwall beat fellow second-tier club Blackburn Rovers 1-0 in an FA Cup quarter-final replay on Wednesday to set up a last-four clash at Wembley with Premier League Wigan Athletic.</p> <p>Captain Shittu, who opted to miss Nigeria's African Nations Cup triumph last month so he could stay with Millwall, headed in a corner after 42 minutes to put the 2004 FA Cup finalists in front.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130313/millwall-see-blackburn-set-wigan-fa-cup-semi" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Association football FA Cup Final Football in England Lancashire Combination The Football League Wigan Athletic F.C. Thomson Reuters Wed, 13 Mar 2013 22:00:27 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5782754 at http://www.globalpost.com Everton face test of Champions League hopes at Arsenal http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130415/everton-face-test-champions-league-hopes-at-arsenal <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>By Mike Collett</p> <p>LONDON (Reuters) - Everton can take a huge step towards an unlikely top-four finish and Champions League football next season if they can maintain their recent run of great form by winning at Arsenal for the first time in 17 years on Tuesday.</p> <p>To do that, they will have to overcome opponents who have risen to third in the table on the back of a superb run of results just as the race for Champions League qualification enters the finishing straight.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130415/everton-face-test-champions-league-hopes-at-arsenal" target="_blank">read more</a></p> England Lancashire Combination Wigan Athletic F.C. Thomson Reuters Mon, 15 Apr 2013 12:28:32 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5815910 at http://www.globalpost.com Everton face test of Champions League hopes at Arsenal http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130415/everton-face-test-champions-league-hopes-at-arsenal-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>By Mike Collett</p> <p>LONDON (Reuters) - Everton can take a huge step towards an unlikely top-four finish and Champions League football next season if they can maintain their recent run of great form by winning at Arsenal for the first time in 17 years on Tuesday.</p> <p>To do that, they will have to overcome opponents who have risen to third in the table on the back of a superb run of results just as the race for Champions League qualification enters the finishing straight.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130415/everton-face-test-champions-league-hopes-at-arsenal-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> England Lancashire Combination Wigan Athletic F.C. Thomson Reuters Mon, 15 Apr 2013 15:16:31 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5816043 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: Oldham sack striker arrested in fixing probe http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/131216/football-oldham-sack-striker-arrested-fixing-probe <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Oldham Athletic have sacked forward Cristiano Montano for gross misconduct, the English third-tier club said Monday, following his arrest in a spot-fixing investigation.</p> <p>The 22-year-old was one of six players arrested earlier this month by the National Crime Agency, Britain's equivalent of the FBI, following a newspaper expose.</p> <p>League One side Oldham suspended Montano without pay on December 8 and the Latics confirmed Monday that his contract has been terminated.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/131216/football-oldham-sack-striker-arrested-fixing-probe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> English footballers Football in England Lancashire Combination Technology AFP Mon, 16 Dec 2013 14:47:59 +0000 Agence France-Presse 6021611 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: Wigan stun Man City in FA Cup again http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140309/football-wigan-stun-man-city-fa-cup-again <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Holders Wigan Athletic stunned Manchester City in the FA Cup for the second consecutive year with a sensational 2-1 quarter-final victory at the Etihad Stadium on Sunday.</p> <p>City were seeking to avenge their 1-0 defeat in last season's final, but instead it was second-tier Wigan who advanced to a last-four date with Arsenal thanks to goals from Jordi Gomez and James Perch.</p> <p>bur-thw/dj</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2014.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> Lancashire Combination Wigan Athletic F.C. AFP Sun, 09 Mar 2014 21:01:05 +0000 Agence France-Presse 6090951 at http://www.globalpost.com Football: Barnsley relegated after collapse at Middlesbrough http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140426/football-barnsley-relegated-after-collapse-at-middlesbrough-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Barnsley were relegated from the Championship in agonising fashion after conceding two stoppage-time goals in a 3-1 defeat at Middlesbrough on Saturday.</p> <p>Danny Wilson's side had to win to avoid joining bottom club Yeovil Town, who were relegated on Friday, in League One next season.</p> <p>Jean Yves Mvoto gave the Tykes hope when he struck in the 53rd minute, but it was short-lived as Lee Tomlin equalised within a minute.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2014.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140426/football-barnsley-relegated-after-collapse-at-middlesbrough-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Football in England Lancashire Combination Wigan Athletic F.C. 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