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Sunderland out of FA Cup, Fulham survive scare

Tom Williams Sunderland went out of the FA Cup to second-tier Bolton Wanderers after losing their third-round replay 2-0 on Tuesday, while Fulham celebrated the narrowest of narrow escapes against Blackpool.

Rooney turns lights out on Fulham

Manchester United's English striker Wayne Rooney

Jason Burt JUST as it looked like Manchester United's title hopes might dim a little - and not just because of a first-half floodlight failure - Wayne Rooney illuminated this occasion to stretch their lead at...

Fulham manager desperate to keep Schwarzer

Mark Schwarzer

Fulham manager Martin Jol insists goalkeeper Mark Schwarzer can keep going for at least another two years in the English Premier League.

Fulham hold talks with Schwarzer to extend Cottage stay

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - MARCH 20:  Mark Schwarzer practises goalkeeping during an Australian Socceroos training session at Macquarie Uni on March 20, 2013 in Sydney, Australia.  (Photo by Matt King/Getty Images)

LONDON: Fulham manager Martin Jol revealed on Friday his club is in talks with Mark Schwarzer over a new contract.

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No Fulham offer for Schwarzer

Mark Schwarzer.

Australian goalkeeper Mark Schwarzer feels he has done enough to deserve a new contract at Fulham, and if the London club fails to deliver he will consider offers from other Premier League sides.

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Manchester United beat Liverpool in League Cup

Steven Griffiths Manchester United striker Javier Hernandez ruined Luis Suarez's long-awaited return from suspension as the Mexican clinched a 1-0 win against Liverpool in the League Cup third round on Wednesday.

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Chelsea stop rot, go top as Liverpool flop

Tom Williams Chelsea ended a run of four winless games to beat Fulham 2-0 and move to the top of the Premier League on Saturday, after Southampton stunned previous leaders Liverpool.

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Luis Suarez's return can't come soon enough to give Reds some spark

Luis Suarez

You'll never walk alone, Liverpool supporters avow in spine-tingling harmony, and yet the sight of Luis Suarez in the Anfield stands throughout his side's 1-0 defeat to Southampton strengthened...

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Chelsea, Manchester City and Tottenham Hotspur breeze through League Cup ties

Juan Mata

Chelsea, Manchester City and Tottenham Hotspur breezed into the League Cup fourth round on Tuesday, while Sunderland began life without Paolo Di Canio by beating Peterborough United.

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United storm back to steal Redknapp's thunder

Paul Scholes.

Tom Williams A quick-fire three-goal salvo saw Manchester United come from behind to beat Harry Redknapp's new club Queens Park Rangers 3-1 on Saturday, propelling them to the top of the Premier League.

Man Utd eye chance to tighten title grip

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 26:  Jonny Evans of Manchester United leaps into the air to celebrate after scoring his teams first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Newcastle United at Old Trafford December 26, 2012 in Manchester, England.  (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)

Tom Williams MANCHESTER UNITED will aim to put more daylight between themselves and Manchester City when they host West Bromwich Albion in the English Premier League.

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Goals galore for City, Arsenal as United win again

Theo Walcott.

Tom Williams Goals rained down on the Premier League on Saturday, with Arsenal beating Newcastle United 7-3 and champions Manchester City edging Norwich City 4-3 to keep pace with leaders Manchester United.

Wigan romp keeps Man U clear in title race

Javier

Tom Williams LONDON: Manchester United have kept a firm grip on the Premier League title race by sweeping to a 4-0 win at Wigan Athletic on the first day of the year to maintain their seven-point lead.

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Last-gasp van Persie keeps Manchester United in FA Cup

Robin van Persie.

Tom Williams Substitute Robin van Persie netted a dramatic injury-time equaliser as Manchester United clung to life in the FA Cup third round by rescuing a 2-2 draw at West Ham United on Saturday.

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Liverpool's Suarez in new handball controversy

Saurez

Mark Ogden Luis Suarez sparked a new handball storm by helping Liverpool edge non-league Mansfield Town 2-1 in the FA Cup third round on Sunday, after Arsenal were held to a 2-2 draw by Swansea City.

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Four more clubs hot on Rogic's trail

Tom Rogic at the Socceroos camp training session prior to the East Asian Cup in Hong Kong next month.
Photography Brendan Esposito
smh,26th November,2012

Lee Gaskin The odds of Tom Rogic returning to the A-League are lengthening by the day.

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Mariners wait on Celtic bid for Rogic

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - OCTOBER 15:  Tom Rogic of Australia and the Central Coast Mariners shares a joke with fellow players during a Nike and FFA media announcement at Carriageworks on October 15, 2012 in Sydney, Australia.  (Photo by Brendon Thorne/Getty Images) Tom Rogic headshot

David Polkinghorne Central Coast Mariners were expecting Scottish Premier League giant Celtic to make a formal bid of about $600,000 for rising soccer star Tom Rogic overnight.

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Forget about signing strikers, Arsenal's problems begin at the back

Alan-Hansen-

Alan Hansen Arsene Wenger has spent the summer trying - and so far failing - to add a £40million striker to his squad, but it took Aston Villa just 90 minutes to show where the Arsenal manager should really be...

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Rogic to join Celtic as clubs agree terms

Tomas Rogic of the Mariners controls the ball during the round 20 A-League match between the Central Coast Mariners and the Wellington Phoenix at Bluetongue Stadium on February 18, 2012 in Gosford, Australia.

Russell Jackson Young Canberra playmaker Tomas Rogic is poised to follow in Mark Viduka's footsteps by joining Celtic in Scotland after A-League leaders Central Coast Mariners agreed terms for his transfer.

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Rogic set for move to Celtic

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - OCTOBER 02:  Shinji Ono of Western Sydney Wanderers FC, Emile Heskey of Newcastle Jets,  Tom Rogic of Central Coast Mariners and Alessandro Del Piero of Sydney FC  pose during a 2012/13 A-League player portrait session at Parramatta Stadium on October 2, 2012 in Sydney, Australia.  (Photo by Ryan Pierse/Getty Images)

David Polkinghorne, Dominic Bossi Canberra's Tom Rogic is set to become a Celtic player with the deal to go through on Wednesday.