Comley confident Carlisle can cause an FA Cup upset against Everton
Jan28

Comley confident Carlisle can cause an FA Cup upset against Everton

On-loan Carlisle United midfielder Brandon Comley believes that his new team-mates have what it takes to cause an upset against Everton on Sunday. The 20-year-0ld, who travelled from North London to train with the Blues last Friday, says that he has seen enough already to sense that United can trouble their Merseyside visitors. And the QPR man has already had a taste of what to expect too, after making his debut against Leicester City...

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League Two Round-Up: Northampton go top while Oxford beat Portsmouth
Jan25

League Two Round-Up: Northampton go top while Oxford beat Portsmouth

Northampton overtook previous leaders Plymouth and went two points clear at the top of League Two with a 3-1 victory over Morecambe at Sixfields. James Collins scored on his home debut to put the Cobblers ahead from a Joel Byrom free-kick. John-Joe O’Toole then doubled the hosts’ lead before Rod McDonald’s header put the Cobblers 3-0 up. Paul Mullin’s late goal was only a mere consolation strike in a dominant performance by Gary...

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League Two Preview: Portsmouth host Oxford while Plymouth travel to Bristol Rovers
Jan22

League Two Preview: Portsmouth host Oxford while Plymouth travel to Bristol Rovers

There are two big top-of-the-table clashes in League Two this weekend, as the leaders Plymouth Argyle travel to fourth-placed Bristol Rovers. The Pilgrims, who are at the summit ahead of Northampton on goal difference, beat Stevenage 3-2 last weekend, but face a tough trip up the M5 to face Rovers, who have won six of their last eight league matches, including a 2-1 win against Oxford at the Kassam Stadium on Sunday. Michael...

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FA Cup Third Round Replays Round-Up: Liverpool and Tottenham ease through
Jan21

FA Cup Third Round Replays Round-Up: Liverpool and Tottenham ease through

Liverpool, Aston Villa and West Bromwich Albion all advanced to the Fourth Round of the FA Cup after seeing off their lower league competitors in replays after being held at the first time of asking. Following the 2-2 draw at St James’ Park, around 6,000 Exeter City fans made the long trip to Anfield hoping to see their side pull off what would have been one of the biggest ever cup shocks, but the Grecians found themselves a...

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League Two Round-Up: Plymouth and Northampton both win by a single goal
Jan18

League Two Round-Up: Plymouth and Northampton both win by a single goal

Plymouth Argyle remain top of the League Two table as they won 3-2 against Stevenage in a closely fought contest at Home Park. Carl McHugh put the hosts into the lead, before Charlie Lee equalised. Gregg Wylde then put the Pilgrims in front again before Craig Tanner made it 3-1 with an 18-yard effort. Lee pulled one back for the visitors, but Argyle held on to keep top spot. Northampton won for the fourth game in a row as they came...

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Interview: Charlie Wyke – Storm Desmond has brought Carlisle closer together
Jan18

Interview: Charlie Wyke – Storm Desmond has brought Carlisle closer together

Storm Desmond made international news as it ripped through the heart of Cumbria last month. Rescue teams from as far away as Cornwall, and even the armed forces, were drafted in to assist with the rescue operation of residents. As well as those official security services, the players of Carlisle United, including striker Charlie Wyke, were also on hand to help the local community in the clean up operation, as many had the job of...

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