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A replay of 2013 FA cup final?

The big guns have avaoided each other in the FA cup fifth round and fans will be treated to something more like a replay of the FA cup 2013 final as Manchester City will play against Wigan. 55 more words


Arsenal win pre-season treble – after just 1 victory

Have to love pre-season. A chance to get fit. A chance for foreign fans to see there heroes depending on where the tour takes us. And a chance to win loads of weird and wonderful trophies that ultimately mean nothing. 264 more words


How Mrs Football Nerd and I spent our summer- Part 2.

In what should probably more accurately be referred to as ‘a summer with slightly less football than usual’, immediately after our return from a weekend in Stavanger in which we had taken in two games in a weekend; Mrs Football Nerd and I were off to the inaugural Star Sixes tournament over at the… 1,217 more words


Emirates Cup: Arsenal win fifth Emirates Cup despite loss to Sevilla

Arsenal 1-2 Sevilla

Steven N’Zonzi’s curling long-range strike handed Sevilla a 2-1 win over Arsenal at the Emirates Cup on Sunday, taking the shine off Alexandre Lacazette’s first home goal for the Gunners. 389 more words


The Emirates Cup is Done

Arsenal lost their last preseason game on Sunday but emerged winners in the 2017 Emirates Cup.

The Gunners defeated Benfica 5-2 in their first game with goals from Theo Walcott, Lisandro (OG), Olivier Giroud and Alex Iwobi. 245 more words


RB Leipzig Defeat Benfica To Earn First Victory Of Emirates Cup Campaign

Pre-season Friendly

Emirates Cup

July 30th

Emirates Stadium, London, England


20′ Halstenberg

53′ Compper

RB Leipzig earned their first victory of their Emirates Cup campaign after defeating Portuguese Champions Benfica 2-0 at the Emirates Stadium in London. 397 more words

S.L. Benfica

RB Leipzig vs S.L. Benfica Player Ratings

RB Leipzig:

GK 28 Yvon Mvogo (6)

DF 23 Marcel Halstenberg (7)

DF 6 Ibrahima Konaté (6)

DF 33 Marvin Compper (7)

DF 20 Benno Schmitz (6) 101 more words

S.L. Benfica