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How the Irish fared: ‘Fantastic’ Westwood is Wednesday’s saviour

Carlos Carvalhal hailed Keiren Westwood as “a fantastic goalkeeper” after his first-half penalty save helped Sheffield Wednesday to a 2-1 win at Nottingham Forest in Championship action.

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Terrace Talk: Cups offer suitable reward for winter drudgery

The Red Army are on proper full-scale excited manoeuvres week, via massed visits to Blackburn, St Etienne, and Wembley, with the scent of silverware in spring nostrils.

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Wenger should go, says former Arsenal captain

Premier League
Sutton United v Arsenal 
Tonight: Gander Green Lane, 7.55pm
Referee: Michael Oliver
TV: BBC One
Bet: Sutton 14/1, Arsenal 1/ 6, Draw 13/2 

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Home form key for City, says Kevin O’Connor

Kevin O’Connor believes Cork City’s home form will be the X factor which can bring the league title to Leeside.

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Jose Mourinho and Manchester United relishing battles

FA Cup fifth round
Blackburn Rovers 1 (Graham 17) Manchester United 2 (Rashford 27, Ibrahimovic 75)
Mourinho is rebuilding his reputation and, more significantly, that of Manchester United.

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Hot-shot Harry tees up derby date

FA Cup fifth round
Fulham 0 Tottenham 3 (Kane 16, 51, 73)
Mauricio Pochettino revealed that some hard truths had come out over the past few days. 

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New documentary captures George Best at his worst

In 2014 Dan Gordon was approached by a production company to direct a film-length documentary about George Best but the English director’s research had already begun inadvertently two years earlier.

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Arsene Wenger rules out retirement as Arsenal prepare for Sutton clash

Arsene Wenger insists the curtain will not come down on his managerial career even if he announces his departure from Arsenal in the next two months.

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Cork City show early intent with sparkling win over Dundalk in President’s Cup

Goals from Seanie Maguire, Kevin O’Connor, and Karl Sheppard fired Cork City to a deserved President’s Cup victory in front of 3,100 fans at Turner’s Cross last night.

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Conte: Winning comes before happiness

Chelsea head coach Antonio Conte will continue to prioritise a winning team over the happiness of individuals, including Diego Costa and captain John Terry.

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Jose Mourinho won’t throw away Man United's FA Cup chances

Jose Mourinho has vowed not to over-rotate and risk throwing away Manchester United’s FA Cup chances.

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