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(Reuters) – Tens of thousands of raucous Arsenal fans filled the streets of Islington in north London on Sunday to hail their team’s comeback victory in Saturday’s FA Cup final. In warm sunshine under blue skies, on the capital’s hottest day of the year, manager Arsene Wenger and his squad laughed, danced and waved during … Read more
By Martyn Herman LONDON (Reuters) – Arsenal will need no reminder of the pitfalls in store for them at Wembley Stadium on Saturday where they will be favourites to beat Hull City in the FA Cup final and claim their first silverware for nine years. Three years ago Arsene Wenger’s side were also expected to … Read more
By Michael Hann LONDON (Reuters) – Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger breathed a huge sigh of relief after they beat FA Cup holders Wigan Athletic on penalties in Saturday’s semi-final to keep alive their hopes of winning a trophy after a nine-year wait. Arsenal beat spirited Championship (second-tier) side Wigan 4-2 in the shootout following a … Read more
By STEVE DOUGLAS Liverpool’s Premier League title ambitions will receive their ultimate test on what is sure to be a poignant weekend for the club as English football pauses to remember the 96 people who died in the Hillsborough Stadium disaster. To mark the 25th anniversary of Britain’s worst sporting tragedy, every league and cup … Read more