Having lost top spot in the Championship to Brighton and Hove Albion at the weekend, Newcastle United swiftly returned there on Monday.
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Lucas Pérez (second left) celebrates giving Arsenal the lead in the FA Cup fifth round against Sutton United at Gander Green Lane. Sutton United threw their best, their lavishly watered pitch and their streaker with a giraffe’s headdress at Arsenal but a gap worth 105 league places could not be overcome
It was not a convincing scoreline, but Arsenal nonetheless booked a last-eight spot in the FA Cup with a win over Sutton United.
Newcastle United are back on top of the Championship and pleasingly for them have reached the stage where a countdown to promotion can begin. Aston Villa are enduring a rather different self-assessment. Karl Darlow, in the Newcastle goal, was as impressive as Sam Johnstone at the other end.
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Taulupe Faletau has been hindered by a knee problem this season but says injuries are part of the game, ‘they come around for everyone and it has been my time’. Taulupe Faletau will this week face his first nervous buildup to a Wales team selection since making his international debut in 2011. The
SUTTON, England (AP) — Arsenal took 26 minutes to break through fifth-tier Sutton United's resistance and the 12-time FA Cup winners were made to toil for a 2-0 victory over the tenacious non-league side to reach the quarterfinals on Monday.
With all the momentum behind the hosts and Lincoln awaiting them in the next round, there was a real sense prior to kick-off that Sutton United could perhaps do the unthinkable. Last night he was up against far more modest opponents and could not go 90 minutes without a hairy moment.
Arsenal won the match, diluting bitter memories of last week's nightmare in Munich. Sutton United will go no further in the FA Cup but this evening went perfectly for them beyond that. Of course Arsenal knew that this was not going to be like any other game they had played before.
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Johnny Cueto remains in his native Dominican Republic helping his ailing father a week after pitchers and catchers reported to spring training.
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