Fleetwood flatten FA Cup hopefuls

It was a five goal thriller at the Impact Arena where Joey Barton’s Fleetwood Town advanced to the second round of the FA Cup. Alfreton were facing an extremely strong Fleetwood who had only two changes from the side that faced Gillingham in the League the previous weekend, and it wasn’t long before the Cod’s…

Henderson Hits Milestone As Dale Edge Past Gateshead In FA Cup

Ian Henderson scored his 100th goal for Rochdale to help his side to a narrow FA Cup first round win against Gateshead at the Crown Oil Arena. Jon Mellish scored at both ends, his first inadvertently as he turned in Bradden Inman’s cross as Dale took the lead midway through the first half through an…

FA Cup Preview: Fleetwood Town vs Alfreton Town (A)

The FA Cup proper began this weekend with 48 teams from the Football League joining their non-league counterparts in the first round round, and the Impact Arena is the venue where Alfreton host Fleetwood. Sitting 16th in the National League North, Alferton are relishing the chance of welcoming Fleetwood to Derbyshire. With the Reds without…

FA Cup Preview: Notts County vs Barnsley (A)

After Notts made it five winless in the league following Tuesday night’s dismal 0-0 draw at home to Oldham Athletic, it will be a welcome relief that Notts’ next two games are both in cup competitions, starting on Saturday at Oakwell in the FA Cup. Although Tuesday’s 0-0 draw looks like a solid point from…

Wycombe Wanderers Preview v Luton Town

The FA Cup returns for EFL clubs this weekend – a competition that Chairboys fans have fond memories of in recent years, reaching the third round at least in each of the last three seasons which included unforgettable trips to Villa Park and White Hart Lane. On Tuesday night, Wycombe crashed out of the Checkatrade…

Report: Wycombe Wanderers 1-0 Peterborough United

A brilliant all-round Wycombe performance earned them a sensational 1-0 win over promotion-chasing Peterborough United. It was Wanderers’ fourth home win in a row, and after a shaky start to the season at Adams Park, they are now looking pretty formidable in South Bucks. If they can find their away form again, then who knows…