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Norwich right-back Steven Whittaker tries to shoot past Fulham defender Dan Burn

Norwich City 1 Fulham 1 match report: Norwich denied by ‘Gordon Banks save’

Darren Bent had given Fulham the lead in the 40th minute only for Snodgrass to equalise on the stroke of half-time

Sheffield United player's celebrate Ryan Flynn's late winning goal in their FA Cup win over Aston Villa

Aston Villa 1 Sheffield United 2 match report: Ryan Flynn seals stunning upset for Nigel Clough’s League One battlers

Villa left to focus on Premiership survival as Lambert’s side lacks nous to cut down Blades

The Chelsea manager, Jose Mourinho, may have ulterior motives in singing the praises of Manchester City

Jose Mourinho disagrees with Paul Lambert and says FA Cup retains a 'special meaning'

The Chelsea manager is not of the same opinion as his Aston Villa counterpart

Paul Lambert says he still has confidence in his players despite a fourth straight defeat which saw them get booed off after the 1-0 defeat to Crystal Palace

FA Cup: Aston Villa v Sheffield United match preview

A look ahead to the FA Cup third round fixture at Villa Park

Paul Lambert believes most Premier League managers would rather not play in the FA Cup

Most Premier League managers would shun FA Cup, says Aston Villa's Paul Lambert

The third round of the competition takes place this weekend

Gabriel Agbonlahor puts Aston Villa ahead

Sunderland 0 Aston Villa 1 match report: 'Poor referee is to blame' claims Gus Poyet after worrying defeat

Agbonlahor scored the only goal of the game at the Stadium of Light

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Moyes angry at Webb as United lose at home again

Gus Poyet’s Sunderland are currently bottom of the Premier League

Premier League: Sunderland v Aston Villa match preview

A look ahead to the New Year's Day clash at the Stadium of Light

Aston Villa striker Gabriel Agbonlahor scores against Swansea City

Aston Villa 1 Swansea 1 match report: Paul Lambert on thin ice as more points slide away

Villa end losing run but search for victory continues in vain

Michu outpaces Gary Medel

Michu undergoes ankle surgery as Swansea City confirm star striker will miss up to six week with injury

The Spaniard has not featured since December 15 and has undergone successful surgery on the long-term problem

Manchester City's match-winner Alvaro Negredo (top) celebrates with his fellow goalscorer Vincent Kompany at the Etihad

Manchester City v Crystal Palace: Alvaro Negredo and Yaya Toure on the bench as Manuel Pellegrini makes six changes

City manager rotates his squad as he hands Dedryck Boyata his first Premier League start since May 2011 and Edin Dzeko leads the attack

Paul Lambert has seen his Aston Villa side lose their last four Premier League games

Paul Lambert needs to end home discomforts for Aston Villa

Last Christmas Aston Villa shipped 15 goals without reply. Manager Paul Lambert did not panic and neither did his employer, Randy Lerner.

Rene Meulensteen oversees Fulham's Boxing Day victory at Norwich City.
Paul Lambert says he still has confidence in his players despite a fourth straight defeat which saw them get booed off after the 1-0 defeat to Crystal Palace

Aston Villa 0 Crystal Palace 1: Paul Lambert has confidence in players despite being booed off the pitch by home fans

Villa succumbed to a fourth straight defeat after Dwight Gayle's late strike

Jason Puncheon (L) and Matthew Lowton (R) compete for the ball during the match between Aston Villa and Crystal Palace

Premier League: Aston Villa v Swansea match preview

A look ahead to the weekend's encounter at Villa Park

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