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For the second season in a row, Wigan Athletic claimed victory over Manchester City in the FA cup.
Barcelona's shock 1-0 defeat at struggling Valladolid allowed Real Madrid to open up a three-point lead in La Liga as Manchester City were upset by Wigan Athletic in the English FA Cup for the second successive season.
Manchester City 1-2 Wigan: Uwe beauty! Pellegrini's dreams of domestic treble left in tatters after FA Cup holders repeat last year's final shock... and it was sparked by dodgy Demichelis again England 29-18 Wales: Sweet revenge! Care and Burrell tries set up Six Nations title charge after sealing Triple Crown Sheffield United 2-0 Charlton: Flynn ... (more)
Rather unsurprisingly, Twitter's witless hordes were out in force after Manchester City suffered a shock defeat to Wigan Athletic in the FA Cup quarter-finals.
Wigan's Jordi Gomez, right, celebrates with teammates after scoring a penalty against Manchester City during their English FA Cup quarterfinal soccer match at the Etihad Stadium, Manchester, England, Sunday, March 9, 2014.
Uwe Rosler got one over on his old side at the Etihad, thanks to goals from Jordi Gomez and James Perch Wigan Athletic recorded their second stirring FA Cup win over Manchester City in as many seasons to reach the last four of the FA Cup.
Jordi Gomez and James Perch struck as Wigan stunned Manchester City again to keep their FA Cup defence going with a 2-1 win at the Etihad Stadium.
Wigan have just ousted Manchester City from the FA Cup for the second time in two years, putting on a non-shall-pass defensive display that Gandalf himself would've been proud of at the Etihad and escaping with a shock 2-1 victory - though it took an astounding goal-saving block from Emmerson Boyce to deny Edin Dzeko tapping home with just a few ... (more)
WATFORD return to Championship action on Tuesday with a trip to south Yorkshire to face Doncaster Rovers after a weekend off-duty.
Latics travel to the Etihad Stadium tomorrow for an FA Cup quarter-final against the team that we beat to win the cup last May, Manchester City.
The memory of Emmerson Boyce hoisting the FA Cup over his head last May is an enduring image of one of the great Wembley upsets.
Are Barcelona past it? No. We're still great! World Cup winner Xavi talks to Carragher about City, England and his future EXCLUSIVE: Inter Milan offer Torres A 20m escape route with Italian giants keen for striker to end his Chelsea nightmare and join Vidic at the San Siro I'm going from game to game trying to keep my job at Tottenham, admits ... (more)
Welcome home: Uwe Rosler will always feel indebted to Manchester City and their fans for welcoming him to English football Uwe Rosler's love affair with Manchester City began when he was driving a golf buggy and dispensing beers to his team-mates within days of arriving in 1994.
THIS time last year David Jones was trying to prolong a record. This weekend, he'll be trying to break one.