League Two

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Northern Ireland’s Conor McLaughlin: “Crewe, then Lewandowski? It’ll be a big difference won’t it? Mad.”

As footnotes go, perhaps only Conor McLaughlin, his family and the Northern Ireland manager of the time, Nigel Worthington, will have jotted down this(...)

A groundsman looks out across Carlisle United’s flooded Brunton Park pitch earlier this month. The ground plays host to Everton in the FA Cup. Photograph: PA

The FA Cup has been called many things over the decades and of late some of the descriptions have been derogatory. The general feeling that the cup ha(...)

Tottenham Hotspur captain Danny Blanchflower holds the FA Cup aloft after his side’s 2-0 victory over Leicester City in the 1961 FA Cup final at Wembley. Photograph: Central Press/Getty Images

At the end they were made to stand in line and listen to God Save The Queen. It makes for remarkable viewing. Tottenham Hotspur had just won the 19(...)

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal: has described his approach as being to retrain players to think rather than act on instinct.  Photo: Martin Rickett/PA

Jonny Evans has admitted Louis van Gaal’s new style can be tough for Manchester United to adapt to, though the defender believes it will prove benefi(...)

Bolton Wanderers manager Neil Lennon had to convince defender Andy Kellet that his switch  to Old Trafford for the rest of the season wasn’t a wind-up: Photograph: Peter Byrne/PA

Bolton boss Neil Lennon had trouble convincing Andy Kellett that his loan move to Manchester United was not a wind-up.The 21-year-old left-back’s swit(...)

Goalkeeper Mark Howard of Sheffield United saves Enner Valencia’s  penalty in the shoot out between West Ham United and Sheffield United at the Boleyn Ground. Photograph:  Paul Gilham/Getty Images

Manchester United were not the only Premier League side to be unceremoniously dumped out of the Capital One Cup either, with three others - Burnley, L(...)

Norwic City’s Wes Hoolahan: “I came back in for the pre-season and the manager spoke to me and talked me through his plans. Now I just can’t wait to get started and I’m delighted to be here for another couple of seasons.” Photo: Tom Dulat/Getty

Republic of Ireland international Wes Hoolahan has signed a new two-year deal with Norwich City. The 32-year-old was strongly linked in January with (...)

FC United fans during an FA Cup game against Brighton at Gigg Lane. The club will move into their own 5,000-capacity stadium in Moston, north Manchester in September. Photograph: Ross Kinnaird/Getty Images

The joy of sport was written all across Mancunian faces celebrating a vital victory in the north- east last Saturday. At St James’ Park,(...)

Portsmouth’s Jed Wallace is challenged by Coventry’s Frank Moussa  during the npower League One match  at Fratton Park. Photo: Bryn Lennon/Getty Images

It was around five years ago said the downcast teenager. A local non-League side of his, Sandhurst, were hosting AFC Wimbledon, then a ‘phoenix club’ (...)

 Wilfried Bony of Swansea City scores the opening goal against Valencia during the Uefa Europa League Group A match  at Estadi de Mestalla. Photograph:  David Ramos/Getty Images
Historic win for Swansea in Valencia
  • Soccer
  • September 19, 2013, 20:07

Valencia 0 Swansea 3: Swansea recorded the most famous win in their history as their Europa League campaign began with a dismantling of 10-man Vale(...)