FA Cup

Top 3 Chelsea v Manchester United Cup ties

As Chelsea and Manchester prepare to lock horns in the quarter final  of the FA cup, we look back at some of the finest  cup ties across competition between the two heavy weights 31st October 2012, League cup  CHELSEA 5-4 Manchester...

What’s gone wrong with Jurgen Klopp and Liverpool?-essentiallysports.com

What a terrible 2017 it's been for Liverpool. With just one league victory, this year has seen the reds drop down to 5th place in the league table. Their humiliating loss at the hands of Leicester city further rubbed...

Best Football Tweets From February

It has been a action packed month for football fans, not least Ranieri being sacked or Manchester United winning the EFL Cup - but there have also been plenty of amusing moments. A subjective look back at some of the best tweets...

Twitter reacts as Ibrahimovic’s double wins Jose his first Manchester United Trophy-essentiallysports.com

Ibrahimovic takes Manchester United to EFL Cup final win over Southampton Zlatan Ibrahimovic stole the show as Manchester United saw off Southampton to win the EFL Cup on Sunday. The Swedish legend scored one in the first half from a free-kick and...

Bournemouth charged for alleged anti-doping rule breach-essentiallysports.com

Bournemouth charged by FA after alleged violation of anti-doping whereabouts rule Bournemouth have been charged by The FA for a breach of anti-doping regulations after falling foul of the 'whereabouts rule'. On Thursday, fellow Premier League club Manchester City were fined...

Leicester City sack Premier League winning manager-essentiallysports.com

Claudio Ranieri sacked as Leicester City manager nine months after winning Premier League title Last season’s fairytale Premier League champions are now on the verge of falling apart. The Foxes are one point above the relegation zone with 13 matches left. Now Claudio...

Does heading a ball ‘damage the brain’ ?- essentiallysports.com

Standard soccer heading results in immediate and measurable alterations in brain function. Changes in short and long term memory function and corticomotor inhibition are detectable immediately after soccer heading. Head injuries account for between 4% and 22% of...

FA Cup final preview: Will Manchester United claim their first trophy under Van Gaal?

Manchester United will take on Crystal Palace in the 135th final of the world’s oldest cup competition, the FA cup, at Wembley on Saturday. The FA cup win is worth much more than the 1.8 million pound prize money...