IF the FA Cup was a Christmas movie it would be Die Hard – an absolute classic from a bygone era which refuses to go quietly.

The Champions League now over-shadows the famous, old competition which turned 148 this year but there is still a place for the world’s oldest national football tournament.   Bruce Willis’ 1988 action hero Detective John McClane might not be as moody as Christian Bale’s Batman; as good looking as Jason Momoa’s Aquaman, slicker than Angelina…

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Christmas in the British Capital at London’s Winter Wonderland.

Bright lights, big city: a time of year when London is alive with the Christmas buzz. London is undoubtedly a stunning metropolis, but this special time of year gives the city a particular charm. There’s almost a sensation of wandering through the real-life pages of a classic novel. The streets are lit up, lavish lights…

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RYAN GIGGS once rather haughtily stated that Manchester United would never ‘do a Liverpool’ and go from the best side in the country to strugglers laughed at by rival fans.

Well the Welshman was wrong in 2011 and the Old Trafford outfit are falling faster, further and harder than the Merseysiders ever did, so much so that the axe fell on Jose Mourinho on Tuesday morning.   The Kop’s 3-1 mauling is only part of the story. The truth is United are a mess on…

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It is one of life’s greatest pleasures to revel in the talents of your child.

However, Helen Fox’s mother had to bite her tongue one evening as she was drawing the curtains and the same amount of light continued streaming into the room. That was because her resourceful daughter had snipped out a few sections in order to make dresses for her dolls. Fast-forward forty something years and Yoyo Childrenswear…

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ALL four one and won for all – well a draw in Tottenham’s case but it was still enough to see all our teams safely through to the knockout stages of the Champions League

Liverpool got the 1-0 win they needed to KO Napoli – who by the way I am now tipping to win the Europa League. Lump on! Magic Mo Salah got the crucial goal but the Reds needed a world-class save from Alisson deep into stoppage time to save their skins. The Brazilian, and in front…

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