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  TheFA.com - Welcome to The FA Cup
FA VASE: Trafford were amongst the winners in the First Round Proper of The FA Vase on Saturday.
FA VASE: Guildford City are hoping to take their league form into The FA Vase First Round Proper on Saturday.
FA VASE: Oldham Town boss Tony Mills is hoping for a repeat performance when his side meet Trafford on Saturday.
www.thefa.com /TheFACup   (94 words)

  
  FA Cup
The Football Association Challenge Cup, commonly known as the FA Cup, is the main "knockout" cup competition in English football, run by and named for The Football Association.
The first FA Cup final played outside of England was in the final of the 2000/2001 season at the Millennium Stadium in Cardiff.
For the first time, the FA Cup was played under a roof in the final of the 2002/2003 season, held on May 17, 2003 at the Millennium Stadium in Cardiff, with Arsenal F.C. and Southampton F.C. benefitting from cover from the rain (Arsenal were the 1 - 0 winners).
www.ebroadcast.com.au /lookup/encyclopedia/fa/FA_cup.html   (960 words)

  
  FA Cup - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The FA Cup is the oldest football competition in the world, commencing in 1872 (the Scottish Cup beginning a year later in 1873).
The FA had hoped that the 2006 final would take place at the rebuilt Wembley Stadium, but the FA Cup final on May 13, 2006 was played at the Millennium Stadium, because the builders had failed to guarantee that it would be completed on time.
Therefore, though the FA Cup is the oldest domestic football competition in the world, its trophy is not the oldest; that title is claimed by the Scottish Cup.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/FA_Cup   (4455 words)

  
 TheFA.com - The FA Cup
FA YOUTH CUP: Leverstock Green put four goals past St Albans to progress to the Second Round Qualifying.
FA CUP: Northern Counties high-fliers Glapwell were amongst the teams who won in the Second Round Replays.
FA CUP: Register your vote to send Paddy Gamble, Matt Townley, Martin Pearce or Matt Allen to The FA Cup Final.
www.thefa.com /TheFACup/TheFACup   (100 words)

  
 Brew City FA: Cup Competitions
The Brew City MFLS Cup is awarded to the team at the top of the Brew City FA MFLS table at the end of the season.
In finest open cup tradition, the Brew City FA Cup is open to all current Brew City sides.
The Brew City FA Prediction League champion is the team which at the top of the Brew City FA prediction table at the end of the season.
prestonm.com /brewcity/cupcomp.html   (1822 words)

  
 FA Cup | Fantasy FA Cup 2006
The FA Cup final is expected to return to Wembley on May 13, 2006; however, the FA have booked the Millennium Stadium for the final weekend, in case Wembley construction is not completed on time.
Therefore, though the FA Cup is the oldest domestic football competition in the world, its trophy is not the oldest; that title is claimed by the Scottish Cup.
For the first time, the FA Cup was played under a roof in the final of the 2002/2003 season, held on May 17, 2003 at the Millennium Stadium in Cardiff, with Arsenal and Southampton benefitting from cover from the rain (Arsenal were the 1 - 0 winners).
www.fantasyfacup.com /facup.php   (3046 words)

  
 KryssTal : Football (FA Cup)
All the clubs which have been FA Cup Winners (including a running total of FA Cups won).
A list of FA Cup Finalists who have never won the FA Cup.
Cup Winners from the League's second level are in
www.krysstal.com /facup.html   (238 words)

  
 F.A. Cup Sponsorship - Nationwide   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The first Cup Final to be televised live in its entirety was Preston v Huddersfield in 1938.
Nationwide has taken The FA Cup on a tour of England and Wales, where it has visited schools, hospitals, Sunday League pub teams, offices, and football clubs ahead of each round so their fans can see the famous trophy first hand.
Nigel Clough and father, the late Brian are pictured with The FA Cup.
www.nationwide.co.uk /sponsorship/FA-Cup   (405 words)

  
 Carling Cup | History | The History Of The League Cup
The League Cup competition was the brainchild of Alan Hardaker, who was secretary of the Football League from 1957 to 1979.
In 1969-70 the competition boasted bigger crowds than the FA Cup (FA Cup average attendance was 17,805; League Cup average attendance was 18,851) In that season, the strong Manchester City side of the era defeated West Brom, who were making a record-breaking third appearance in the final.
Forest returned to win the cup twice in a row in 1989 and 1990 to equal Liverpool's haul of four, defeating Luton and Oldham respectively, the former failing to retain the trophy and the latter contesting their first major final.
www.carlingcup.premiumtv.co.uk /page/History/0,,11995,00.html   (2035 words)

  
 FA Women's Cup - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Football Association Women’s Challenge Cup Competition, commonly referred to as the FA Women's Cup, is the top cup competition for women's football clubs in England - designed as an exact equivalent to the FA Cup.
Arsenal won the 2004 competition, beating Charlton Athletic 3-0 in the final on May 3.
The Cup winner competes with the FA Women's Premier League National Division winners for The FA Women's Community Shield.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/FA_Women's_Cup   (206 words)

  
 FA Cup   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The first FA Cup final was played at the Oval, a famous cricket ground, in March 1872.
Soon after the FA Cup final some new streets were built in Wolverhampton.
Newcastle kept the Cup because the FA decided to produce a new one.
www.gradedreading.pwp.blueyonder.co.uk /facup.html   (940 words)

  
 FA Youth Cup: Facts and details from Encyclopedia Topic   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The football association (the fa) is the governing body of football in england (and the crown dependencies of jersey, guernsey and the isle of man)...
The fa premier league (which, for sponsorship reasons, is often referred to as the barclays premiership in the uk and the barclays english premier league...
Blackburn rovers is an english fa premier leaguepremier league football club based in the town of flburn, lancashire....
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/f/fa/fa_youth_cup1.htm   (2102 words)

  
 FA Cup revenge: Liverpool aim to eliminate Manchester United
Liverpool have not beaten Manchester United in the FA Cup for 85 years but are confident the drought will end in the fifth round on Saturday at Anfield.
That barren run spans nine cup ties, including the 1996 final when Eric Cantona’s late volley clinched the double for United, and the latest episode is sure to be as passionate an affair as any final.
Their last FA Cup meeting in January 1999 ended in dramatic fashion when goals by Dwight Yorke and Ole Gunnar Solskjaer in the 88th and 90th minutes gave United a 2-1 win at Old Trafford.
journals.aol.com /regisuzuki/World-Cup-Destination-Germany/entries/1010   (299 words)

  
 FA Cup Tickets UK - FA Cup Football Tickets - FA Cup Final Tickets
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The FA Cup is the oldest football competition in the world.
The Football Association Challenge Cup, commonly known as the FA Cup, is the main "knockout" cup competition in English football.
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 FA Cup Tickets- FA Cup
FA Cup tickets are available in Atlanta, Miami, Orlando, New York, Boston, Chicago, FA Cup Birmingham, Atlanta tickets, Los Angeles, San Fransico, Dixie Chicks Dallas, Austin.
FA Cup is one of the most exciting thing to do in FA Cup.
FA Cup are available in the FA Cup, Phillips Arena, Sanford Stadium, Chastain, and Atlanta.
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 FA Cup Tickets - FA Cup Soccer Tickets
We obtain cheap FA Cup Tickets on the secondary market and we are not connected with venue, team, or organization whose tickets we provide.
Every year since the 134-year-old Cup was restructured to its current format in 1925, at least one of the 32 third-round matches has been between two clubs from the first division.
Competition in the FA cup is limited to "amateur" players who must not be, or have been under a written professional contract at any point of their career.
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 England - FA Cup - Hutchinson encyclopedia article about England - FA Cup   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Abbreviation for Football Association Challenge Cup, the major annual soccer knockout competition in England and Wales, open to all member clubs of the English Football Association.
Manchester United won the 1999 FA Cup against Newcastle United, a record tenth FA Cup victory.
This information should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional.
encyclopedia.farlex.com /England+-+FA+Cup   (118 words)

  
 Eriksson backs midweek FA Cup final
England coach Sven-Goran Eriksson would be willing to see the 2006 FA Cup final played in midweek if it gave his squad a four-week break before the World Cup.
FA officials are considering whether to bring forward the domestic final, normally staged the weekend after the end of the Premier League season, in order to give England a month off before the World Cup in Germany which starts on June 9, 2006.
The FA said in a statement last week that its board had agreed in principle for the season to end on May 14, thereby giving England a four-week break.
www.rediff.com /sports/2005/feb/09erik.htm   (570 words)

  
 Today In The FA Cup... - Deadspin   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The Premiership is actually taking the weekend off, deferring to the third round of the FA Cup, a big tournament open to all the teams in England, be they a top Premiership team, or a collection of lumberjacks with a Nerf soccer ball.
Liverpool are the defending champions of this little FA Cup shindig, and they lost 3-1 at the hands of Arsenal today.
Yes, it is mostly (almost entirely) English teams in the FA Cup, but Swansea (and Cardiff, also still in the Cup) are most fucking definitely not in England.
www.deadspin.com /sports/fa-cup/today-in-the-fa-cup-226603.php   (952 words)

  
 USATODAY.com - Manchester United wins FA Cup   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
This was United's first FA Cup title since 1999 when it also won the European Cup and the Premier League.
The Reds already held the record of the most FA Cup wins, and it tied Arsenal's record of 16 finals appearances in the 132 years of the world's oldest club knockout competition.
Millwall had never reached the FA Cup final before and was the first finalist outside the top division since 1992.
www.usatoday.com /sports/soccer/world/2004-05-22-manu-facup_x.htm   (599 words)

  
 The Sporting Day: The FA Cup
The two grand elements of the FA Cup are inclusiveness and randomness.
The FA Cup is not only open to Premiership teams and other league clubs but any outfit deemed to play in a strong enough league that has a stadium that meets certain requirements.
The brilliant egalitarianism of the FA Cup is no better displayed than by yesterdays draw for round three of the time-honoured tournament.
www.puntingace.com /jackstockton/fa_cup.html   (542 words)

  
 Guardian Unlimited Football | News | FA confirms Cup final change
The Football Association has confirmed this season's FA Cup final will not be played at the new Wembley Stadium.
Constructors Multiplex had already issued a statement saying that the FA had decided to move the game to the Millenium Stadium on May 13.
"Due to the magnitude of the Cup final, we are not prepared to compromise or take any risks on the stadium being unable to stage such a significant event," Barwick said.
football.guardian.co.uk /News_Story/0,,1714645,00.html?gusrc=rss   (353 words)

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