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#Magic of the Cup

# magic-of-the-cup - Sunday 6 January, 2019

Ex-Cork City team-mates Sadlier and Maguire could play against each other in FA Cup today
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# Magic Of The Cup

Ex-Cork City team-mates Sadlier and Maguire could play against each other in FA Cup today

Jan 6th 2019, 1:30 PM 5,946 Views 2 Comments

Kieran Sadlier could make his Doncaster debut against former Cork City team-mate Sean Maguire’s Preston.

'Trippier jumped in front of me and as soon as it hit my head, I knew it was in. Everything just slowed down'
# Giant Killer
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# Giant Killer

'Trippier jumped in front of me and as soon as it hit my head, I knew it was in. Everything just slowed down'

Jan 6th 2019, 8:00 AM 23,166 Views 0 Comments

Newport County striker and Carlow native Padraig Amond relives last year’s FA Cup goal against Spurs and hopes another is on the cards against Leicester City this weekend.

# magic-of-the-cup - Friday 4 January, 2019

12 Irish players hoping to cause major FA Cup third-round upsets this weekend
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# Magic Of The Cup

12 Irish players hoping to cause major FA Cup third-round upsets this weekend

Jan 4th 2019, 4:01 PM 15,819 Views 7 Comments

These Irishmen will be looking to pull off an old-fashioned giant-killing over the next 48 hours or so.

# magic-of-the-cup - Saturday 10 November, 2018

Promising Ireland U21 striker Curtis named man-of-the-match after FA Cup debut
# Magic Of The Cup
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# Magic Of The Cup

Promising Ireland U21 striker Curtis named man-of-the-match after FA Cup debut

Nov 10th 2018, 3:50 PM 8,376 Views 6 Comments

Ronan Curtis put in a commanding display as Portsmouth eased past Maidenhead United 4-0 on Saturday.

# magic-of-the-cup - Monday 5 November, 2018

Losing FAI Cup final was unthinkable for double-winner Stephen Kenny
# Magic Of The Cup
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# Magic Of The Cup

Losing FAI Cup final was unthinkable for double-winner Stephen Kenny

Nov 5th 2018, 7:15 AM 3,134 Views 1 Comment

The Dundalk manager had lost back-to-back FAI Cup finals before yesterday, but secured another double with a 2-1 win against Cork City on Sunday.

# magic-of-the-cup - Monday 10 September, 2018

Dundalk and Cork City avoid each other in FAI Cup semi-final draw for fourth consecutive year
# Magic Of The Cup
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# Magic Of The Cup

Dundalk and Cork City avoid each other in FAI Cup semi-final draw for fourth consecutive year

Sep 10th 2018, 7:56 PM 7,578 Views 10 Comments

Dundalk have been drawn at home to UCD, while Cork City will face the winners of Derry and Bohemians.

# magic-of-the-cup - Saturday 25 August, 2018

McGlade and O'Reilly steer Longford into FAI Cup quarter-finals as Shelbourne bow out
# Magic Of The Cup
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# Magic Of The Cup

McGlade and O'Reilly steer Longford into FAI Cup quarter-finals as Shelbourne bow out

Aug 25th 2018, 9:50 PM 3,482 Views 2 Comments

Neale Fenn’s side booked their place in the last eight with a comfortable 2-0 win against Shelbourne.

# magic-of-the-cup - Friday 10 August, 2018

FAI Cup wins for St Pat's and Bohemians while Hoops' 31-year search continues after early exit
# Magic Of The Cup
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# Magic Of The Cup

FAI Cup wins for St Pat's and Bohemians while Hoops' 31-year search continues after early exit

Aug 10th 2018, 10:13 PM 5,628 Views 5 Comments

It was a busy night of action in the opening round of the FAI Cup.

# magic-of-the-cup - Saturday 19 May, 2018

'This saves our season' - Cahill relief as Chelsea win FA Cup to end campaign on a high
# Saving Grace
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# Saving Grace

'This saves our season' - Cahill relief as Chelsea win FA Cup to end campaign on a high

May 19th 2018, 7:57 PM 5,718 Views 21 Comments

Chelsea defeated Man United in the FA Cup final on Saturday to end a disappointing season on a high.

Chelsea claim FA Cup at Wembley thanks to decisive Hazard penalty
# Magic Of The Cup
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# Magic Of The Cup

Chelsea claim FA Cup at Wembley thanks to decisive Hazard penalty

May 19th 2018, 7:08 PM 25,289 Views 90 Comments

Eden Hazard’s penalty in the first half handed Chelsea the FA Cup for an eighth time.

# magic-of-the-cup - Sunday 18 February, 2018

Rochdale force FA Cup replay at Wembley with dramatic stoppage-time equaliser
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# Magic Of The Cup

Rochdale force FA Cup replay at Wembley with dramatic stoppage-time equaliser

Feb 18th 2018, 6:17 PM 10,812 Views 22 Comments

Steve Davies scored in injury time to force an FA Cup replay against Tottenham on Sunday.

# magic-of-the-cup - Saturday 6 January, 2018

FA Cup heroics deliver Fleetwood star Neal free pizzas for a year
# Magic Of The Cup
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# Magic Of The Cup

FA Cup heroics deliver Fleetwood star Neal free pizzas for a year

Jan 6th 2018, 9:21 PM 10,407 Views 3 Comments

The goalkeeper kept a clean sheet against Leicester, and the club’s sponsors delivered on their promise.

Irish duo score a brace each as Preston and Millwall progress in FA Cup
# Double Trouble
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# Double Trouble

Irish duo score a brace each as Preston and Millwall progress in FA Cup

Jan 6th 2018, 5:22 PM 9,698 Views 7 Comments

There were goals aplenty for Irish internationals in the FA Cup on Saturday afternoon.

# magic-of-the-cup - Wednesday 20 December, 2017

Bristol City dump Man United out of Carabao Cup with dramatic injury-time winner
# Magic Of The Cup
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# Magic Of The Cup

Bristol City dump Man United out of Carabao Cup with dramatic injury-time winner

Dec 20th 2017, 10:17 PM 28,745 Views 65 Comments

Korey Smith scored a last minute winner to dump Jose Mourinho’s side out and set up a semi-final meeting with Man City.

# magic-of-the-cup - Friday 8 September, 2017

Dylan Connolly's strike the pick of the bunch as Dundalk's FAI Cup pedigree continues
# Comfortable
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# Comfortable

Dylan Connolly's strike the pick of the bunch as Dundalk's FAI Cup pedigree continues

Sep 8th 2017, 10:13 PM 3,184 Views 1 Comment

Stephen Kenny’s side breezed past local rivals Drogheda to seal a place in the final-four.

Brandon Miele hits a hat-trick but Rovers are pushed hard by spirited Bluebell side
# Miele Buíochas
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# Miele Buíochas

Brandon Miele hits a hat-trick but Rovers are pushed hard by spirited Bluebell side

Sep 8th 2017, 10:02 PM 4,060 Views 10 Comments

The game was put out of sight once the Leinster Senior League side were reduced to 10 men.

Limerick hit Galway on the double to reach FAI Cup semi-final
# Dug In
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# Dug In

Limerick hit Galway on the double to reach FAI Cup semi-final

Sep 8th 2017, 9:56 PM 4,128 Views 14 Comments

Goals from Rodrigo Tosi and Shane Duggan saw Limerick run out deserved winners.

# magic-of-the-cup - Saturday 2 September, 2017

'When football is all you know, coming out of it is like leaving school. You've got no qualifications.'
# Reality Check
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# Reality Check

'When football is all you know, coming out of it is like leaving school. You've got no qualifications.'

Sep 2nd 2017, 11:55 AM 18,792 Views 4 Comments

Sligo native Barry Cogan played for Millwall in the 2004 FA Cup final but it’s been quite the journey ever since.

# magic-of-the-cup - Friday 25 August, 2017

Cork City run riot and put a magnificent seven past Roddy Collins' hapless Athlone Town
# Magic Of The Cup
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# Magic Of The Cup

Cork City run riot and put a magnificent seven past Roddy Collins' hapless Athlone Town

Aug 25th 2017, 10:15 PM 5,696 Views 25 Comments

Elsewhere, there was a huge shock as Bluebell United knocked out Pat Devlin’s First Division side Cabinteely.

# magic-of-the-cup - Monday 20 February, 2017

'I followed my dreams to the Premier League. He followed his to the burger van'
# Magic Of The Cup
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# Magic Of The Cup

'I followed my dreams to the Premier League. He followed his to the burger van'

Feb 20th 2017, 10:40 PM 20,839 Views 20 Comments

Wayne Shaw made headlines by eating a pie on live TV.

# magic-of-the-cup - Saturday 18 February, 2017

Non-league Lincoln do the unthinkable with 89th-minute winner to reach FA Cup quarter-finals
# Scenes
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# Scenes

Non-league Lincoln do the unthinkable with 89th-minute winner to reach FA Cup quarter-finals

Feb 18th 2017, 2:39 PM 11,711 Views 14 Comments

The Imps got the better of Premier League side Burnley thanks to a late header from Sean Raggett.

# magic-of-the-cup - Friday 8 January, 2016

All the goals from Liverpool's entertaining FA Cup draw with Exeter
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# Magic Of The Cup

All the goals from Liverpool's entertaining FA Cup draw with Exeter

Jan 8th 2016, 8:52 PM 7,052 Views 11 Comments

It finished 2-2 at St James Park.

# magic-of-the-cup - Sunday 19 April, 2015

As it happened: Aston Villa v Liverpool, FA Cup From The42
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As it happened: Aston Villa v Liverpool, FA Cup

# magic-of-the-cup - Sunday 15 February, 2015

5 talking points from the weekend's FA Cup fifth round ties
# Analysis
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# Analysis

5 talking points from the weekend's FA Cup fifth round ties

Feb 15th 2015, 8:00 PM 17,154 Views 33 Comments

Two more Premier League sides fell to lower league opposition as Arsenal and Liverpool secured their passage through.

# magic-of-the-cup - Sunday 25 January, 2015

At last! Aston Villa have scored a goal...and it's a screamer
# Drought Over
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# Drought Over

At last! Aston Villa have scored a goal...and it's a screamer

Jan 25th 2015, 5:15 PM 6,200 Views 1 Comment

New signing Carles Gil is the man to have made the breakthrough.

# magic-of-the-cup - Saturday 24 January, 2015

As it happened: Liverpool v Bolton, FA Cup From The42
Live Jan 24th 2015, 6:30 PM

As it happened: Liverpool v Bolton, FA Cup

Van Gaal turns the blame on the pitch, the referee and everything else in Cambridge
# Magic Of The Cup
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# Magic Of The Cup

Van Gaal turns the blame on the pitch, the referee and everything else in Cambridge

Jan 24th 2015, 9:15 AM 7,110 Views 53 Comments

Turns out the odds were against the 2-9 favourites.

# magic-of-the-cup - Friday 23 January, 2015

Money's men force unlikely FA Cup replay with Manchester United
# David 0 Goliath 0
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# David 0 Goliath 0

Money's men force unlikely FA Cup replay with Manchester United

Jan 23rd 2015, 10:00 PM 22,214 Views 49 Comments

The magic of the cup, eh?

Man Utd's expected line-up tonight cost £235.5m, Cambridge's didn't cost a penny
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# Magic Of The Cup

Man Utd's expected line-up tonight cost £235.5m, Cambridge's didn't cost a penny

Jan 23rd 2015, 4:35 PM 7,189 Views 16 Comments

Nine of the home side’s predicted team tonight were free transfers while two players came through their academy.

# magic-of-the-cup - Thursday 15 January, 2015

He's trying his best: Pochettino defends Roberto Soldado's unforgivable miss
# Sitter
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# Sitter

He's trying his best: Pochettino defends Roberto Soldado's unforgivable miss

Jan 15th 2015, 8:30 AM 5,255 Views 6 Comments

Poor old Bobby.

# magic-of-the-cup - Monday 5 January, 2015

Man United face Cambridge and the rest of the FA Cup's fourth round draw
# Magic
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# Magic

Man United face Cambridge and the rest of the FA Cup's fourth round draw

Jan 5th 2015, 7:53 PM 8,537 Views 12 Comments

The Us are the lowest ranked side remaining in the competition.

# magic-of-the-cup - Sunday 4 January, 2015

'I don't want the lads having selfies with Wayne Rooney,' says Yeovil boss
# Magic Of The Cup
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# Magic Of The Cup

'I don't want the lads having selfies with Wayne Rooney,' says Yeovil boss

Jan 4th 2015, 1:24 PM 3,694 Views 0 Comments

Manchester United travel to the League One side in the third round of the FA Cup this afternoon.

# magic-of-the-cup - Saturday 3 January, 2015

How much does it cost to pee in the shower at Blyth Spartans?
# Taking The Piss
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# Taking The Piss

How much does it cost to pee in the shower at Blyth Spartans?

Jan 3rd 2015, 3:34 PM 8,645 Views 0 Comments

This is what they mean by the magic of the FA Cup.

# magic-of-the-cup - Sunday 26 January, 2014

Rodallega to the rescue as Fulham draw with 10-man Blades
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# Cottagers

Rodallega to the rescue as Fulham draw with 10-man Blades

Jan 26th 2014, 3:00 PM 2,017 Views 0 Comments

Chris Porter had put the League One side ahead at Bramall Lane but they will have to do it all again.

# magic-of-the-cup - Wednesday 8 January, 2014

VIDEO: Ireland's Cillian Sheridan grabs winner in Cypriot cup tie
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# Magic Of The Cup

VIDEO: Ireland's Cillian Sheridan grabs winner in Cypriot cup tie

Jan 8th 2014, 9:05 PM 6,406 Views 5 Comments

Cavan’s favourite footballer celebrated his first home goal in typically laid back fashion.

# magic-of-the-cup - Sunday 5 January, 2014

Watch: Andy Reid completes Forest's FA Cup rout against West Ham
# COYBIG
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# COYBIG

Watch: Andy Reid completes Forest's FA Cup rout against West Ham

Jan 5th 2014, 4:44 PM 4,028 Views 5 Comments

The Dubliner has also committed to a new contract at the City Ground.

# magic-of-the-cup - Saturday 4 January, 2014

Blades cut Villa out of FA Cup with spectacular late goal
# Magic Of The Cup
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# Magic Of The Cup

Blades cut Villa out of FA Cup with spectacular late goal

Jan 4th 2014, 5:07 PM 2,379 Views 5 Comments

Ryan Flynn’s brilliant 81st minute strike gave Sheffield United a third round shock.

# magic-of-the-cup - Saturday 11 May, 2013

SHOCK! FA Cup glory for Wigan with 91st minute goal
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# Magic Of The Cup

SHOCK! FA Cup glory for Wigan with 91st minute goal

May 11th 2013, 7:05 PM 18,567 Views 61 Comments

Here’s all the big moments from a famous FA Cup final upset.

# magic-of-the-cup - Saturday 16 February, 2013

Another trophyless season? Arsenal out of the FA Cup after Kazim-Richards bags Rovers winner
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# Magic Of The Cup

Another trophyless season? Arsenal out of the FA Cup after Kazim-Richards bags Rovers winner

Feb 16th 2013, 4:52 PM 7,537 Views 14 Comments

Boos rang around the Emirates Stadium at the final whistle this afternoon.

# magic-of-the-cup - Saturday 26 January, 2013

Upset ahoy! Luton cause biggest FA Cup shock in 24 years
# Magic Of The Cup
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# Magic Of The Cup

Upset ahoy! Luton cause biggest FA Cup shock in 24 years

Jan 26th 2013, 5:38 PM 2,440 Views 0 Comments

A Scott Rendell goal earned the Hatters an historic win over a team 85 places higher than them.