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Manchester Metropolis v Fulham, Premier League, FA Cup and extra: soccer clockwatch – dwell | Soccer

Key occasions

GOAL! Leeds 1-0 Bournemouth (Rodrigo 3pen)

Premier League: Crysencio Summerville is introduced down by Marcos Senesi within the Bournemouth penalty space and Rodrigo scores from the spot to place Leeds a purpose up early doorways.

FA Cup: Harrogate City have crushed Bradford Metropolis 1-0 within the all-League Two conflict at Valley Parade. Matty Daly scored the all essential purpose that knocked out the Bantams.

Wolves v Brighton: Diego Costa is suspended for Wolves, which implies a uncommon begin for Hwang Hee-Chan. Matheus Nunes, who injured his shoulder in opposition to Brentford final weekend, shouldn’t be within the Wolves matchday squad, whereas Adama Traore begins on the bench. Goncalo Guedes and Joao Moutinho begin. Brighton are understandably unchanged from the facet that hammered Chelsea final weekend.

Leandro Trossard warms up.
Leandro Trossard appears to be like to proceed his high-quality goalscoring type {Photograph}: Tony Obrien/Reuters

Nottingham Forest v Brentford: Brennan Johnson, Neco Williams and Emmanuel Dennis come into Steve Cooper’s Forest facet, with Jesse Lingard, Renan Lodi and Taiwo Awoniyi making means.

Thomas Frank makes two adjustments to the facet that drew with Wolves final day out. Keane Lewis-Potter and Mads Roerslev are in for Kristoffer Ajer and the suspended Ivan Toney.

Leeds v Bournemouth: Jesse Marsch has understandably resisted the urge to tinker with the facet that beat Liverpool final weekend. Ryan Fredericks returns to Bournemouth’s beginning line-up, with Jordan Zemura having to accept a spot on the subs’ bench.

Dominic Solanke warms up at Elland Road
Dominic Solanke will get his eye in at Elland Street. {Photograph}: John Clifton/Motion Photographs/Reuters

Full time: Sheffield United 5-2 Burnley

Championship: Burnley stay high of the desk after this seven-goal thriller however have been blown to smithereens by an astonishing second half efficiency from Sheffield United, who discovered themselves trailing twice however got here again to win their third consecutive sport. They go second, three factors behind the league leaders with a sport in hand and a superior purpose distinction.

Manchester Metropolis v Fulham: Erling Haaland begins on the bench alongside Phil Foden, amongst others. In complete, Pep Guardiola has made eight adjustments to the facet that beat Seville on Wednesday. Solely Ilkay Gundogan, Jack Grealish and Julian Alvarez stay in his beginning line-up.

Aleksandar Mitrovic shouldn’t be in Fulham’s matchday squad and is changed by Carlos Vinicius. Harry Wilson is in for Neeskans Kebano, who suffered a long-term achilles harm in midweek. Kenny Tete is available in for Bobby Decordova-Reid, who’s suspended.

Pep Guardiola has rung the changes ahead of Manchester City’s match against FUlham at the Etihad Stadium.
Pep Guardiola has rung the adjustments forward of Manchester Metropolis’s match in opposition to FUlham on the Etihad Stadium. {Photograph}: Tom Flathers/Manchester Metropolis FC/Getty Photographs

Wick-ham! From the midway line!

FA Cup: Connor Wickham closed out Forest Inexperienced’s win over South Shields with a Puskas Award contender from close to the midway line. Recognizing the South Shields goalkeeper Myles Boney a couple of yards out of his purpose, the well-travelled striker tried his luck and despatched a sensational chip into the highest nook, the one place the frantically back-pedalling Boney couldn’t attain it. It was Wickham’s second of the sport and nearly actually one of the best purpose he’s ever scored. Have that!

Leeds United v Bournemouth line-ups

Leeds: Meslier, Kristensen, Koch, Cooper, Struijk, Adams, Roca, Harrison, Aaronson, Summerville, Rodrigo.

Subs: Ayling, Firpo, Klaesson, Llorente, Gnonto, Gelhardt, Greenwood, Klich, Fernandez.

Bournemouth: Travers, Smith, Mepham, Senesi, Fredericks, Cook dinner, Lerma, Billing, Tavernier, Solanke, Moore.

Subs: Stephens, Christie, Rothwell, Stacey, Stanislas, Pearson, Anthony, Zemura, Plain.

Manchester Metropolis v Fulham line-ups

Manchester Metropolis: Ederson, Stones, Akanji, Ake, Cancelo, Rodri, De Bruyne, Silva, Gundogan, Grealish, Alvarez.

Subs: Ortega, Dias, Haaland, Laporte, Gomez, Mahrez, Foden, Palmer, Lewis

Fulham: Leno, Tete, Ream, Diop, Robinson, Reed, Pereira, Palhinha, Wilson, Willian, Vinicius

Subs: Rodak, Kurzawa, Adarabioyo, Duffy, Cairney, James, Onomah, Mbabu, Harris

Wolves v Brighton line-ups

Wolves: Sa; Semedo, Collins, Kilman, Bueno; B. Traore, Neves; Guedes, Moutinho, Podence; Hee-Chan

Subs: Sarkic, Ait-Nouri, Mosquera, Jonny, Ronan, A. Traore, Hodge, Fraser, Griffiths

Brighton: Sanchez; Gross, Webster, Dunk, Estupinan; Caicedo, Mac Allister; March, Lallana, Mitoma; Trossard

Subs: Steele, Lamptey, Colwill, Welbeck, Sarmiento, Enciso, Undav, Gilmour, Veltman

Nottingham Forest v Brentford line-ups

Nottingham Forest: Henderson, Aurier, Cook dinner, Williams, Gibbs-White, Johnson, Kouyate, Yates, Freuler, Dennis, McKenna

Subs: Hennessey, Worrall, Mangala, Awoniyi, Lingard, O’Brien, Surridge, Boly, Lodi

Brentford: Raya, Henry, Pinnock, Jensen, Dasilva, Wissa, Mee, Mbuemo, Lewis-Potter, Janelt, Roerslev

Subs: Cox, Canos, Zanka, Ghoddos, Onyeka, Damsgaard, Crama, Trevitt, Yarmoliuk

GOAL! Sheffield United 5-2 Burnley (McBurnie 74)

Championship: Unbeaten in 16 video games, Vincent Kompany’s facet are at the moment getting monstered by Sheffield United at Bramall Lane. Oli McBurnie has simply taken benefit of a list of defensive errors to attain his second of the sport.

FA Cup first spherical: Northern Premier League facet South Shields are out. Kevin Phillips’ facet has misplaced 2-0 at League One facet Forest Inexperienced.

GOAL! Sheffield United 4-2 Burnley (Ahmedhozdic 68)

Championship: Anel Ahmedhozdic extends Sheffield United’s lead together with his fourth purpose of the season, reacting rapidly to hook the ball residence from the sting of the six-yard field after Burnley had did not clear a nook correctly.

GOAL! Sheffield United 3-2 Burnley (Robinson 65)

Championship: It’s been fairly the sport of two halves for Jack Robinson, who was instantly answerable for two Burnley targets within the first half, however has since atoned. After serving to to arrange Sheffield United’s second purpose in opposition to the league leaders, he’s simply scored their third. Burnley are serioously underneath the cosh and struggling to cope with United’s set items.

Yellow card watch: There are 11 Premier League footballers who’re only one reserving away from a Premier League suspension and in addition harbouring hopes of going to the World Cup.

Solely a cynic would counsel that a few of them may intentionally attempt to decide one up at the moment or tomorrow with a view to give themselves subsequent weekend off and massively cut back their possibilities of choosing up an dream-ending harm forward of Qatar, however for curiosity’s sake, they is perhaps price maintaining a tally of.

These to look at: Chris Mepham (Bournemouth), Aleksandar Mitrovic (Fulham), Alexis Mac Allister (Brighton), Amadou Onana (Everton), Diego Dalot (Manchester United), Thilo Kehrer (West Ham), Fabian Schar (Newcastle), Gabriel Jesus (Arsenal), William Saliba (Arsenal), Rodrigo Bentancur (Tottenham) and Harry Kane (Tottenham).

Harry Kane is one of 11 Premier League players who are one yellow card away from earning themselves an extra few days off before the World Cup.
Harry Kane is one in all 11 Premier League gamers who’re one yellow card away from incomes themselves an additional few days off earlier than the World Cup. {Photograph}: Tottenham Hotspur FC/Getty Photographs

FA Cup first spherical

Having gained the competitors 5 instances between them, Sheffield Wednesday and Portsmouth superior to the second spherical final evening, seeing off Morecambe and Hereford respectively. Earlier this afternoon, South Shields, managed by Kevin Phillips, kicked-off earlier in opposition to League One facet Forest Inexperienced, who sit 4 divisions above the previous Sunderland legend’s facet.

At the moment seventeenth within the Southern Premier Central, Alvechurch are the bottom ranked facet left within the competitors and face a visit to League One facet Cheltenham City, whereas Coalville City, in fifth place in the identical division as Coalville, head to The Valley to face Charlton Athletic.

South Shields’ Lewis Alessandra (maroon shirt) and Forest Green Rovers’ Armani Little battle for the ball.
South Shields’ Lewis Alessandra (maroon shirt) and Forest Inexperienced Rovers’ Armani Little battle for the ball. {Photograph}: Will Matthews/PA


Sheffield United and Burnley received the day’s Championship motion early doorways at a packed Bramall Lane. It’s at the moment 2-2 in a thriller, with Sheffield United coming from behind twice regardless of a first-half horror present from Jack Robinson.

Not content material with turning a Manuel Benson cross into his personal internet with a bullet header, the Sheffield United defender subsequently dawdled on the ball simply outdoors his personal penalty space, permitting Benson to rob him of possession and hearth previous Wes Foderingham. Iliman Ndiaye scored for Sheffield United within the first half, whereas Robinson was instrumental in creating United’s second, which was simply scored by Oli McBurnie.

At present’s Championship fixtures

  • Sheffield United 0-1 Burnley

  • Blackburn Rovers v Huddersfield City

  • Blackpool v Luton City

  • Middlesbrough v Bristol Metropolis

  • Millwall v Hull Metropolis

  • QPR v West Brom

  • Rotherham United v Norwich Metropolis

  • Stoke Metropolis v Birmingham Metropolis

  • Sunderland v Cardiff Metropolis

  • Swansea Metropolis v Wigan Athletic

  • Watford v Coventry Metropolis

  • View the Championship desk

Burnley celebrate
Burnley have fun the misfortune of Jack Robinson moments after the Sheffield United defender had despatched a bullet header previous his personal goalkeeper. {Photograph}: Bradley Collyer/PA

At present’s Premier League fixtures

  • Leeds United v Bournemouth

  • Manchester Metropolis v Fulham

  • Nottingham Forest v Brentford

  • Wolves v Brighton

  • Everton v Leicester Metropolis

  • View the Premier League desk

Saturday clockwatch

With no early kick-off at the moment, the primary matches of a captivating weekend’s Premier League schedule kick-off at 3pm, with Manchester Metropolis getting the chance to go high ought to they win at residence in opposition to Fulham earlier than Arsenal go to Chelsea tomorrow.

Elsewhere within the high flight, Leeds host Bournemouth, Nottingham Forest welcome Brentford and Brighton journey to Wolves earlier than Everton tackle Leicester Metropolis in at the moment’s late kick-off.

We’ll deliver you information of all of the targets as they go in, in addition to preserving tabs actions within the Championship and any potential giantklillings within the first spherical of the FA Cup.

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