Nottingham Forest may have swept aside Sam Allardyce’s beleaguered West Ham to claim a Premier League scalp in the third round but Preston of League One proved an altogether tougher nut to crack in last night’s FA Cup fourth-round tie her.
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Tuesday 22 February 2011
To the lunchtime drinkers at Sam's Chop House off Manchester's Cross Street he was simply Mr Lowry: a shy man who liked a half of bitter, a bowl of soup and a cob while relaxing in the old sherry bar during his break from work as a rent collector.
Monday 21 February 2011
Sunday 20 February 2011
Thursday 17 February 2011
Cardiff manager Dave Jones was left to rue two dropped points after his side were held to a 1-1 draw at home by Burnley in the Championship on Tuesday night.
Tuesday 15 February 2011
Cardiff boss Dave Jones is anticipating a tense climax to the npower Championship as the leading contenders all hit form at the right time.
Sunday 13 February 2011
Late goals at the Cardiff Stadium, Carrow Road and the Riverside Stadium saw teams chasing Championship leaders Queens Park Rangers grab all three points where only one seemed likely. Cardiff City regained the second automatic promotion place when Seyi Olofinjana's 85th-minute header from substitute Jason Koumas' cross earned an unexpectedly narrow 1-0 win over relegation-haunted Scunthorpe United.
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Saturday 12 February 2011
Neil Young: Footballer whose elegant, artistic talents made him an unsung hero of Manchester City's golden age
Friday 04 February 2011
The most successful and entertaining period in Manchester City's history to date, the late 1960s and early 1970s, has entered football folklore as the Lee, Bell and Summerbee era. It's a convenient tag paying tribute to three exceptional and highly contrasting footballers, but it does scant justice to their elegant fellow attacker Neil Young, who was at the heart of all their most glorious triumphs under the inspirational guidance of manager Joe Mercer and coach Malcolm Allison.
Thursday 03 February 2011
Former Manchester City forward Neil Young has died, aged 66, the club confirmed today.
Tuesday 01 February 2011
Mr Pools to bag the Tote?
Saturday 22 January 2011
Monday 17 January 2011
Sunday 16 January 2011
Wednesday 12 January 2011
Peterborough have confirmed the return of Darren Ferguson as their new manager.
Sunday 09 January 2011
League One and Two sides punched well above their weight in the great leveller, the FA Cup third round, with Southampton, Leyton Orient, Brighton and Sheffield Wednesday giving powerful notice of League One's strength by removing Championship or Premierhship sides, while League Two Torquay beat League One Carlisle United and Cardiff City, second in the Championship, earned a replay against Stoke City of the Premiership.
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