Wigan’s shock win over Manchester City sparks angry scenes at DW Stadium

• City fans launch fusillade of missiles at pitch after final whistle• Sergio Agüero involved in skirmish with home fanWigan put in the doughtiest of defensive performances to pull off the shock of the season against Manchester City and once again breathe life into the FA Cup, though this eventful evening was old-fashioned in an unsavoury sense too, with scenes at the end resembling the dark...

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FA Cup fifth round: Rochdale v Tottenham Hotspur – live!

5.23pm GMT The best thing this week was that I discovered The Meters, the greatest old school funk band that most people have (probably) never heard of. Awesome. Also, up the Dale!It is healthy to have interests outside football. 5.22pm GMT 66 min: A Trippier cross is deflected into the side netting. Lamela’s work from the short corner is a waste of time and energy.

February 18, 2018, 18:24
Wigan Athletic v Manchester City: FA Cup fifth round – live!

8.19pm GMT 24 min: Nick Powell has trotted over to the touchline and had a chat with Paul Cook, who’s asking him if he wants to continue. He’ll give it a go. He has to make sure that he doesn’t aggravate it. 8.18pm GMT 23 min: It looks like Nick Powell’s evening is over. Presumably Juan Mata will replace him.

yesterday, 21:19
Women’s football takes centre stage in museum exhibition | Anna Kessel

Exhibition at the National Football Museum shows impact women’s football had on British society in the 19th centuryThe largest ever collection of women’s football memorabilia and historical items has been acquired by the National Football Museum in preparation for an exhibition expected to be opened this year.The items in the collection date as far back as 1869 – the same decade as the...

February 18, 2018, 21:22
Lucas Moura’s class and commitment a plus for Spurs on day of frustration | Jonathan Wilson

New signing from PSG showed guts as well as grace in his first start and is likely to get even better with more game timeHis goal, of course, is what will dominate the memory of Lucas Moura’s but the moment that perhaps summed up why this was such a promising debut had come a few minutes earlier. The ball had run away from the Brazilian as he drifted in from the left and the Rochdale...

February 18, 2018, 21:27
Huddersfield Town v Manchester United: FA Cup – live!

5.27pm GMT The players are in the tunnel, and the rain has started to fall. 5.19pm GMT David Wagner has a chat, firstly on what he has done to inspire his team’s recent good form:It wasn’t me, it was only the group and the players I think. After our defeat at Old Trafford we said, come on boys, now our part starts with the fixtures in front of us which are maybe more competitive than the...

February 17, 2018, 18:27
Real Betis v Real Madrid: La Liga – live!

8.29pm GMT 42 min: Betis have been the better side since going behind. Real not really looking confident on the ball and scared when they are being attacked. To prove how ruffled they are, Vazquez runs over and pushes Bartra over for no reason. 8.28pm GMT Kiss your bicep...37' ⏱⚽️ ¡¡¡¡¡¡GOOOOOOOOOOOOL!!!!!! ¡Marca Junior el segundo para el Real Betis!⚪️ 2-1 ⚪⚪

February 18, 2018, 21:29
Chelsea v Hull City and Leicester City v Sheffield Utd: FA Cup – live!

8.29pm GMT Chelsea’s attacking players look like they are having heaps of fun, and they are playing some lovely football. There’s a moral in there somewhere. 8.29pm GMT This is another fine goal. Fabregas clips an excellent first-time pass over the defence to Pedro, who controls it neatly in mid-air and then sidefoots it past Marshall.

February 16, 2018, 21:29