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Belgium striker had been missing from Villa's starting lineup for the last two games of Paul Lambert's doomed reign

Fulham players show the softer side of football after goalkeeper's own goal

Many will focus on Marcus Bettinelli's howler - but they should watch how his teammates responded to the mistake

Aaron Ramsey insists he never doubted his own ability after becoming Arsenal's stand-out star this season

Aaron Ramsey injury: Arsenal midfielder refuses to rule out comeback in FA Cup semi-final against Wigan

Ramsey has not featured since the December 26th victory over West Ham after suffering a thigh strain

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

Chris Powell celebrates Charlton's 2-1 FA Cup fifth round victory over Sheffield Wednesday by swinging on the crossbar in front of the celebrating away fans

Sheffield Wednesday 1 Charlton 2: Chris Powell delighted after Charlton sneak 'under the radar' to reach FA quarter-finals

All the talk pre-match was of a potential Steel City derby in the last-eight but Powell's Charlton side had other ideas as they set up an encounter with Sheffield United to reach the semi-finals

Steve Bruce admitted he was dreaming of FA Cup success after Hull's 2-1 victory over Brighton

Hull 2 Brighton 1: Tigers dreaming of Wembley as Steve Bruce targets a 'memorable season'

The Hull manager praised his side after their fifth round victory put them 90 minutes away from a Wembley semi-final appearance

Charlton fans celebrate Johnnie Jackson's goal in the Championship clash with QPR

FA Cup: Sheffield Wednesday vs Charlton Athletic match preview

A look ahead to this week’s FA Cup fifth round tie at Hillsborough Stadium

FA Cup: Hull City vs Brighton & Hove Albion match preview

A look ahead to this week’s FA Cup fifth round replay at the KC Stadium

Steven Gerrard protests to referee Howard Webb over his failure to award a penalty for Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain's challenge on Luis Suarez

Arsenal 2 Liverpool 1: Steven Gerrard joins criticism of Howard Webb, claiming challenge on Luis Suarez was a 'stonewall penalty'

Gerrard feels that Webb missed a clear foul on Luis Suarez that would have given the Liverpool captain the chance to level the score at 2-2

Everton manager Roberto Martinez believes that his side's FA Cup draw against Arsenal will provide a true test of their Cup credentials

Everton 3 Swansea City 1: Arsenal draw will provide Everton with true test of their FA Cup credentials, says Roberto Martinez

The Toffees will travel to the Emirates in the sixth round after they dispatched Martinez's former side Swansea on Sunday afternoon

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho looks mildly unimpressed with Jovetic's effort

Manchester City 2 Chelsea 0: David Luiz proves no substitute for John Terry as Chelsea foundations crumble

Brazilian failed to replicate the defensive sturdiness that the Blues captain has provided this season

Vincent Kompany protects the ball from Chelsea striker Samuel Eto'o

Manchester City 2 Chelsea 0: City captain Vincent Kompany savours the taste of revenge after FA Cup victory

City recovered from their defeat to the same opposition 12 days ago to defeat the Blues thanks to strikes from Stevan Jovetic and Samir Nasri

Striker Stevan Jovetic watches his shot head goal-bound as he opens the scoring

Manchester City 2 Chelsea 0 match report: Stevan Jovetic and Samir Nasri grab the reins to lead City gallop

Pellegrini’s men make smart response to rival’s jibes as they leave Mourinho with a long face

Uwe Rosler celebrates Wigan's victory over Cardiff

Cardiff City 1 Wigan Athletic 2 match report: Ben Watson gives Wigan scent of Wembley

FA Cup holders take another Premier League scalp with winner coming from familiar source

Gus Poyet would take Premier League survival over a successful FA Cup run with Sunderland

Sunderland 1 Southampton 0: Gus Poyet would take Premier League survival over Cup success as he admits relegation would be 'devastation'

Black Cats manager believes that more fame would come with a cup win but his priority is to keep them in the top flight

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