Hull City bring an end to their Championship campaign on Sunday with a testing fixture against Bristol City at the KCOM Stadium (KO 12.30pm) William Jackson’s prediction Nigel Adkins will be keen to ensure his players keep their focus right until the final whistle of Sunday’s clash with Bristol City, but with nothing to play for, motivating his side may prove to be a thankless task. The head coach will have been delighted with the character they showed last week to come from behind to snatch a draw against Swansea City against a side who still boasted a minute chance of claiming a top six spot. But, with the beaches beckoning and the summer sunshine popping its head over the clouds of thought in City players’ heads, showing that same desire and determination in the final game of the season will prove tricky, it’s simply human nature. The game isn’t a complete dead rubber, though. Bristol City are still very much in the race for a top six spot and depending … [Read more...] about Hull City vs Bristol City preview
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After a hugely successful 2018, which included reaching a World Cup semi-final for the first time since 1990 and qualifying for the UEFA Nations League finals, England face their first match of 2019. Czech Republic are the opponents in the opening Euro 2020 qualifying group match. Gareth Southgate’s side have been handed a relatively simple group to try and master, with none of their Group A opponents ranked inside the top 40. However, the Czechs are arguably the toughest challenge that the Three Lions will face in this qualifying group and will not want to take any chances in the first round of matches. Here’s everything you need to know ahead of the game… When is the game? The game will take place on Friday 22 March, with the kick-off time set to 7.45pm GMT Where is the game being played? The match will be held at Wembley Stadium, which holds 90,000 spectators and is the official stadium for the England national team. There is expected to be a sell-out crowd on … [Read more...] about TV channel and live stream information for England vs Czech Republic
16 March 2019 • 10:04pm The old gold revival in the Black Country is two games from silverware, although even if Wolverhampton Wanderers never make it all the way to the FA Cup final in May, they will always have this Saturday night as proof of how far the club have come this season. This was a splendid FA Cup victory, Wolves propelled into the semi-finals for the first time since 1998 with a shrewd and ruthless performances against a Manchester United team that struggled with the sheer ringcraft of their opponents. The home team came good in the second half when manager Nuno Espirito Santo let his Wolves off the lead ad they attacked United relentlessly on the counter-attack. There were goals from Raul Jimenez and Diogo Jota, the second a counter-attacking masterpiece, and the strings were pulled throughout by Joao Moutinho. The little Portuguese midfielder outshone much bigger names in the away team. He made the first goal for Jimenez and his influence could be felt … [Read more...] about Wolves storm to FA Cup semi-final with dominant victory over Man Utd
16 March 2019 • 6:56pm Wolves vs Man City kicks off at 7:55pm on BBC One Auto update On Off 6:56PM United make four changes 🗣 United! United! United! #MUFC changes for tonight's #EmiratesFACup quarter-final...— Manchester United (@ManUtd) March 16, 2019 6:54PM The teams are in How Wolves line up: Here's how Wolves line-up for tonight's @EmiratesFACup tie against @ManUtd. #WOLMUN pic.twitter.com/qAupqOv2qn— Wolves (@Wolves) March 16, 2019 6:33PM Wolves ready for 'biggest game in years' Welcome all to build up and coverage of the third FA Cup quarter-final of the day as Wolves entertain Manchester United. JJ Bull will be your host for this evening's cup clash and will be joining this live blog once he's completed his blogging duties from Swansea against Manchester City. For Wolves, it is their biggest game for years. That's according to coach Nuno Espirito Santo. Wolves haven't been … [Read more...] about Wolves vs Manchester United, FA Cup sixth round: live score and latest updates
Manchester United and Manchester City will be looking to book their places at Wembley for the FA Cup semi finals when they face Wolverhampton Wanderers and Swansea City in their respective quarter-final ties on Saturday evening. City are on course for an unprecedented quadruple of trophies this season after securing their passage to the Champions League quarter finals with a resounding 10-3 aggregate victory over Schalke on Tuesday. The Blues sit top of the Premier League table and have the Carabao Cup in their possession already this season. United, meanwhile, became the first team in the history of the European Cup to reverse a two-goal deficit in the second leg of a knock-out tie away from home when they beat Paris Saint-Germain 10 days ago. The Reds suffered a Champions League hangover, however, with their Premier League defeat at Arsenal on Sunday. City have not won the FA Cup since their 2011 triumph and United's last success in the competition, in 2016, ended a 12-year … [Read more...] about When is the FA Cup semi-final draw?