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Preston North End 1-2 Arsenal: Olivier Giroud hits late winner to fire Gunners into fourth round of FA Cup


Arsenal booked their place in the fourth round of the FA Cup after securing a last gasp win over Preston North End at Deepdale. Olivier Giroud’s strike in the last minute of normal time helped Arsene Wenger’s side avoid a dreaded replay and leave their plucky opponents devastated. Callum Robinson had given the hosts an early lead before Aaron Ramsey ...

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EFL Cup 4th round: Liverpool edge past Spurs, Arsenal beat Reading


Liverpool 2-1 Tottenham Hotspur Daniel Sturridge struck twice at Anfield to see off Tottenham and send Liverpool into the fifth round of the EFL Cup. The England striker has now scored eight times in six Reds appearances in the competition, netting in each half to remind a seemingly sceptical Jurgen Klopp of his prowess. Sturridge was one of the most senior ...

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FA Cup wrap: Man United, Preston North End and Sunderland progress

Wayne Rooney (in red) with former Man United player Luke Chadwick

Manchester United avoided one of the biggest upsets in FA Cup history as the Red Devils beat a resilient Cambridge United 3-0 in their fourth round replay. The League Two side, who were the lowest ranked team left in the competition, produced a shock goalless draw at the Abbey Stadium a fortnight ago to secure a money-making replay at Old ...

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