Leicester beats Chelsea to claim first F.A. Cup

Soccer May 16, 2021

Leicester beats Chelsea to claim first F.A. Cup

Leicester won the F.A. Cup for the first time in the club's 137-year history on Saturday as Youri Tielemans's sensational strike beat Chelsea 1-0 in front of 22,000 fans at Wembley. The largest crowd for a sports event in England since the coronavirus pandemic hit ...

British sports could be rescheduled to avoid Prince Philip's funeral

Sports Apr 11, 2021

British sports could be rescheduled to avoid Prince Philip's funeral

Sports authorities in Britain are in talks over moving matches next Saturday following confirmation that Prince Philip's funeral will take place at Windsor Castle on April 17. A national minute's silence will be observed as the ceremonial royal funeral begins at 2 p.m. GMT. The funeral ...

Manchester United knocks Liverpool out of F.A. Cup

Soccer Jan 25, 2021

Manchester United knocks Liverpool out of F.A. Cup

Manchester United added to Liverpool's current woes with a 3-2 win, thanks to a free kick by Bruno Fernandes in a blockbuster fourth-round F.A. Cup clash at Old Trafford on Sunday. The Portuguese, on as a substitute, stepped up to bend a right-footed strike past ...

Takumi Minamino's assist helps Liverpool advance in F.A. Cup

Soccer Jan 9, 2021

Takumi Minamino's assist helps Liverpool advance in F.A. Cup

Japan forward Takumi Minamino set up Liverpool's second goal as the Premier League champions beat coronavirus-hit Aston Villa 4-1 in the third round of the F.A. Cup on Friday. The 25-year-old has been an unused substitute since scoring his first Premier League goal on Dec. ...

Soccer Jan 18, 2017

Lincoln, Sutton spring F.A. Cup surprises

Minor league sides Lincoln City and Sutton United produced a welcome shot in the arm for F.A. Cup romantics with surprise wins over two former holders in third-round replays on Tuesday. Lincoln's snug Sincil Bank stadium was heaving for the arrival of 1978 winner Ipswich ...