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FA Cup quarter-final replays scrapped

FA Cup quarter-final replays scrapped

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The FA have announced that there will be no replays in the FA Cup for quarter-final games from next year. The rule, which will come into force in March 2017, will see quarter-finals played to a conclusion on the day. The FA also state that all eight teams will play their games over the weekend, but I assume they are including Friday and Monday in there as the TV companies seem to think those are…

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English FA scraps FA Cup quarter-final replays, to ease fixtures congestion

English FA scraps FA Cup quarter-final replays, to ease fixtures congestion

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Among all the major Leagues in Europe, English football has always been the most stressful, not just because of the nature or philosophy of the game in the country, but also because too much fixture congestion, owing to too many competition.

The issue has been a problem for players and coaches, especially for the foreigners. The condition is so bad that players and coaches don’t even go for…

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