I haven't slept for days and I may have lost five years of life after the game but I'd gladly lose five more to see our fans celebrate winning the Cup,\" Imanol Alguacil said ahead of Sunday's Basque derby at home to Athletic Bilbao. Sociedad, who have not won a major trophy since lifting the Cup in 1987, face second division Mirandes in the last four.
They have won 21 and lost just three of their 26 FA Cup games over the past five seasons. United are unbeaten in 19 games in all competitions (W14, D5). It's their best form since a 29-match streak without defeat between April and November 2010. ChelseaChelsea are the most successful side in the FA Cup this century, reaching eight finals and winning six titles. This is their third semi-final appearance in four seasons, and 11th this century.
Bologna grabbed only 1 point out of the last 3 league games before the league was postponed and at home they have struggled all season with only a 4-5-4 record so far. They also have a poor recent record against Juventus with all of the last 8 meetings ending in a defeat.
Steve Clarke's Scotland were assured a home match because they topped their group at the inaugural Nations League last year, and victory at Hampden Park on March 26 will see them visit either Norway or Serbia in the Path C playoff final. Ireland, who already knew their opponents ahead of Friday's draw, could visit the winner of the match between Bosnia and Northern Ireland in the Path B final.
The hosts, who rarely threatened after Nathan Baker had been denied by a brilliant point-blank save from Joe Wildsmith early in the game, did reduce the deficit through Nahki Wells' header. But, despite having 22 minutes to find an equaliser, the Owls were comfortable in seeing the game out to open up a 10-point gap on the bottom three.
As United's players gathered in a corner in a jubilant huddle, many of their Leicester counterparts were on their knees. But United still have much more to do before they can get anywhere near their previous status. A place in the top four is only the starting point - the least they and their vast support should expect. Manchester United finished 33 points behind champions Liverpool and 15 adrift of second-placed Manchester City.
Chelsea, fourth in the league, have also seen their gap to fifth reduced to only three points in recent weeks and Lampard is aware another slip-up could cost the London side who have won only once in their last five league games. When you look around and the form of (Manchester) United, a strong unit and spent well last summer, similar with Tottenham and can't write off Arsenal,\" Lampard added.
I believe that Newman will win in this match from Belarusian Premier league and that is pretty clear. This team is playing pretty good at home and probably they are in this moment in the middle of the table. Still, this team is also team who is want to attack qualification for Europa League, even that will be pretty hard to do it. On the other side is Belshina, only team in league who is start with three losses. They are also before start of season lost two matches in Cup, so, yea, Neman will surely beat them and I will try.
Oxford saw off Sunderland on post match penalties in the previous round while City beat Southampton to book their place here. Going to this game Oxford have not won in their last three matches and are placed eighth in League One with 30 points from 19 matches. Manchester City on their part, have back to back wins ahead of the game and are third in the Premier League with 35 points from 17 matches.
Full TimePosted at 90'+5' Second Half ends, Norwich City 0, Southampton 3. Posted at 90'+4' Attempt saved. Nathan Tella (Southampton) right footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Sofiane Boufal. Posted at 90'+4' Foul by Mario Vrancic (Norwich City). Posted at 90'+4' James Ward-Prowse (Southampton) wins a free kick in the defensive half. Posted at 90'+3' Attempt saved.
SubstitutionPosted at 69' Substitution, Alavés. José Luis Rodríguez replaces Joselu. SubstitutionPosted at 68' Substitution, Alavés. Borja Sainz replaces Edgar Méndez. Posted at 68' Attempt saved. Luka Modric (Real Madrid) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Lucas Vázquez.
I think that's why he never returned to Sweden. In London it's much easier to be yourself and it doesn't matter what you're into or where you come from. Pre-Zlatan it was still very unusual to have outspoken and slightly unique characters within football. The truth is we don't really know much about Fredrik's style as a manager. What we do know is that he's done a brilliant job with the youngsters and is likely to continue on that path.
It is more of a feeling than being able to explain it in words,\" Jenas told Gary Lineker. The security he [Robson] gave me of knowing I could go out and play how I wanted to play. The belief he had in me was remarkable. I'll never forget getting called into Forest and not to wanting to leave at that time. There were three clubs interested and he was the one who rang. I got off the phone and said to my agent 'I've got to go see him, I can't wait to meet him'.
Viktoria Koln and Grossaspach will face each other in the upcoming match in the 3. Liga in Germany. Viktoria Koln this season have the following results: 6W, 8D and 10L. Meanwhile Grossaspach have 4W, 6D and 14L. This season both these teams are usually playing attacking football in the league and their matches are often high scoring.
Neman young squad did won their BATE match, but it was not an easy game and they have to turn to 2:1 in the second part. They have another tough team to play today, and there should not be more attacking match here. Rukh know how to defend, like their senior squad. They are going over scoring matches in some games, but not against league favorites.
Hi! Southampton host the Watford at own stadium. Southampton played out a 2:2 draw at Arsenal in their last Premier League fixture. What a mess, to make a tie-ending game with leading twice in this fixture. I hope - next time it will not happens. Meanwhile, Watford have failed to take the points against the Burnley, as they lost 3:0 at home. With that huge loss, they are sitting in league table bottom. Both outsiders are competing with each other for the victory, but will they need it? What manages the any-side win to them? To climb out from the relegation zone? I don't think so, and predicting on a tie match as well (their last 2 meetings have ended even on that way). Good game! :)
I am going with benfica win in this fixture. Benfica find themselves in 2nd in the table and are 3 points from 1st spot with just under 10 games to play. On the road they have managed to win 10 and drawn 2 of the 13 games played with them scoring 26 and conceding 9 goals. They have won 0 and drawn 4 of the last 4
How would you feel about your team winning the title when they're in third place, 12 points off the top and having played barely half of their league games?That's exactly what has happened to Scottish junior club Auchinleck Talbot, who have been crowned champions of the West Region Premiership. Why? Well because the Scottish Junior Football Association have ended the league season early on a points-per-game basis with all football in Scotland suspended until at least 10 June because of the coronavirus pandemic.
Assisted by Joaquín. Posted at 85' Foul by Mikel San José (Athletic Club). Posted at 85' Borja Iglesias (Real Betis) wins a free kick in the attacking half. Posted at 83' Attempt blocked. Yuri (Athletic Club) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Iñaki Williams. SubstitutionPosted at 82' Substitution, Athletic Club.
Perfect. One of the best in history. Biblical. Makes me cry. Just a few of the thousands of comments scrawled by those reliving the footage of one of football's greats scoring one of the most spectacular goals in Champions League final history. Zinedine Zidane's volley at Hampden arrowed high into the Bayer Leverkusen net in the 2002 Champions League final. In truth, the descriptions above barely do it justice.