United and Liverpool kept apart in Cup draw

United will take on Hull City over two legs in the last four with Tigers manager Mike Phelan coming up against his former club. Liverpool will face Southampton after the Saints beat Arsenal 2-0. The ties will take place in the weeks commencing 9 and 23 January...

Ibrahimovic and Martial help United reach last four

Martial netted twice in the second half to take the tie at Old Trafford away from West Ham, who had levelled through Ashley Fletcher following Ibrahimovic’s opener after two minutes. The Swede added the fourth deep into stoppage-time. United and West Ham met at...

Arsenal crash out at home to Saints

Saints clinched their first appearance in the last four of the competition since 1987. Powerful first-half efforts from Jordy Clasie and Ryan Bertrand against a weakened Arsenal sealed the victory, The Gunners made 10 changes to their starting line...

Bonus points to be awarded in Six Nations

Tournament organisers seek to encourage teams to adopt a more attacking style of play. The new system, which will be introduced initially on a trial basis, will award four points for a win, rather than two, and five should the winners score four or more tries. Losing...

Southgate named new England manager

Southgate has signed a four-year contract which includes England’s campaigns for the 2018 FIFA World Cup and the 2020 UEFA European Championship. The FA’s selection panel of Chief Executive Martin Glenn, Technical Director Dan Ashworth and Chairman Greg...