Wenger says March is a good month for Arsenal to show their strength

Arsenal 4 Everton 1: Arsene Wenger believes rest did Olivier Giroud good as he comes off the bench to score brace

Giroud helped see off a resilient Everton side to book their place in the FA Cup semi-finals

Arsenal 4 Everton 1: Mikel Arteta admits penalty changed the game and gives Arsenal chance of 'amazing' win at Wembley

Arsenal vice-captain had to retake his penalty but remained composed and put the Gunners in to a lead they would not relinquish

Arsenal 4 Everton 1 match report: Revitalised Mesut Özil breathes life into Arsenal

Gunners take a step closer to that elusive trophy thanks to £42m German finding form and Arteta’s artistry from the spot setting up a victory embellished by Giroud

Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini has back strikers Alvaro Negredo and Sergio Aguero to rediscover their best form

Manchester City v Wigan: Manuel Pellegrini backs Sergio Aguero and Alvaro Negredo to rediscover goalscoring form

Pellegrini is hoping that his preferred starting strike-force can return to their best ahead of crucial run

Mesut Ozil, Arsene Wenger and Romelu Lukaku

Arsenal v Everton: Mesut Ozil starts as Yaya Sanogo is preferred instead of Olivier Giroud

Arsene Wenger names a strong line-up for the FA Cup sixth round clash while Romelu Lukaku returns for Everton

Arsenal v Everton: Wenger unruffled by loss of Jack Wilshere ahead of FA Cup tie

Manager says injury a result of midfielder’s combative nature as he turns attention to Cup quest

Diego Poyet has lived in England most of his life and considers himself ‘an English footballer’

Sheffield United v Charlton Athletic: Diego Poyet keen to lift the Cup... just like his dad

Gus’ teenage son is making his way in the game at Charlton who face Sheffield United in the quarter-finals. He tells Sam Wallace how much he would love to get his hands on the old trophy... again

Roberto Martinez, here lifting the FA Cup with Wigan, is still on course for a managerial first by retaining it with Everton

Arsenal v Everton: Roberto Martinez encourages Toffees to ‘believe’ – the way his Wigan did

When the final whistle went at the Emirates Stadium to confirm what Roberto Martinez had known for 20 minutes – that he would be relegated – Arsène Wenger went over to talk to the Wigan manger.

The Charlton manager Chris Powell, a Cup romantic, has lost two quarter-finals as a player

Sheffield United v Charlton Athletic: ‘Football issues’ preventing Chris Powell signing deal

Chris Powell is preparing for the biggest game of his managerial career, as Charlton Athletic travel to Sheffield United for their FA Cup quarter-final, but with his new contract at The Valley still unsigned.

Manuel Pellegrini make a gesture from the touchline

FA Cup: Manchester City v Wigan Athletic match preview

A look ahead to this weekend’s quarter-final fixture at the Etihad Stadium

Chris Powell looks on from the touchline

FA Cup: Sheffield United v Charlton Athletic match preview

A look ahead to this weekend's quarter-final at Bramall Lane

Steve Bruce makes a gesture from the touchline

FA Cup: Hull City v Sunderland match preview

A look ahead to this weekend’s fixture at the KC Stadium

Roberto Martinez and Arsene Wenger will meet again on Saturday

FA Cup: Arsenal v Everton match preview

A look ahead to this weekend’s FA Cup fixture at the Emirates

Manuel Pellegrini said Jonas Eriksson should not have been referee on Tuesday because he was Swedish

Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini claims Uefa punishment is excessive

The Chilean was punished for comments relating to the referee

Steven Naismith celebrates after scoring for Everton during the 4-0 FA Cup victory over Stevenage

Arsenal v Everton: Steven Naismith insists Everton have nothing to fear in FA Cup tie labelled a 'massive game'

Forward Steven Naismith believes Everton have no reason to fear Arsenal as they have proved this season they are a match for the big teams.

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Pablo Zabaleta celebrates Argentina's World Cup semi-final victory
WORLD CUP Argentinian right-back left bloodied and bruised after accidental clash with Dirk Kuyt
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Two Brazilian fans embrace in a bar on Copacabana beach as their country’s humiliating 7-1 defeat by Germany sinks in
COMMENTThey were silent and sad, but no one was crying, writes Alex Bellos in Rio de Janeiro
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Fans burn a Neymar shirt on the streets of Brazil following the 7-1 defeat to Germany
REACTION He wasn't even playing!
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Luis Suarez shirts go on sale in Barcelona
TRANSFER TALK The £63m transfer is yet to be completed, but that hasn't stopped one seller eager to cash in on the excitement of Suarez's arrival
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Brazil's head coach Luiz Felipe Scolari leads player Oscar off the pitch after the FIFA World Cup 2014 semi final match between Brazil and Germany at the Estadio Mineirao in Belo Horizonte, Brazil
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David Luiz pictured during the 7-1 defeat to Germany
ANALYSISHas any team been so humiliated as Brazil are right now?
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Adidas and Warrior the leading contenders to replace them at the end of the 2014/ 2015 season
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Liverpool have unveiled their new third kit for the 2014/15 season

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