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Road to Wembley 17/18: 1st Qualifying Round

We are through the preliminary rounds, and now we get into the proper qualifying rounds. Alright, so it’s not that straightforward a way to number the rounds, but it works, and our FA Cup Reporters continue their individual Roads to Wembley. This time, we have fewer games, but goals galore! Continue reading Road to Wembley 17/18: 1st Qualifying Round

Road to Wembley 2017/18: Extra-Preliminary Round

It’s here again! The FA Cup, the world’s oldest cup competition, has returned, and this time we have more reporters than ever before bringing you their own Road to Wembley, their own personal journey’s through the competition, as they aim to see every round from the first weekend of August to the last game in May. And we will be with them every step of the way…

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Wembley to Wembley: Carlisle United v Everton

 

It has taken until the Fourth Round, but we have finally reached the top. It was difficult to imagine the Premier League when we started back in August with Hillingdon Borough v Wembley, but 10 rounds and 15 matches into the journey, we would spend the day watching Premier League quality. We got to see Brunton Park, having been denied that pleasure in the last round by Storm Desmond, which flooded the charming old city and forced the club’s temporary relocation to Lancashire. We would be joined by nearly 20,000 to see the arrival of Lukaku, Barkley et al. We would be back on the terrace after our Third Round hiatus in a modern, identikit stadium. This would be special. Continue reading Wembley to Wembley: Carlisle United v Everton