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23 January 2021 0

Mick McCarthy is aiming to prove the critics wrong at new club Cardiff City

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Mick McCarthy admits Cardiff fans would've had 'a long list of people' in front of him to take over from sacked Neil Harris but says he is hell-bent on proving his critics wrong after returning to management in England

  • Former Ireland boss will take charge of Cardiff City until the end of the season
  • Mick McCarthy has been impressed by his new club's stadium and facilities
  • The Championship side sacked
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Cheltenham Town 1-3 Man City: Six-time winners avoid FA Cup shock

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Cheltenham Town came within nine minutes of one of the biggest shocks in recent FA Cup history before Manchester City staged a dramatic late rally to crush the dreams of the gallant League Two side.

The Robins, 72 places below City who lie second in the Premier League, threatened huge embarrassment for Pep Guardiola's side after Alfie May put Cheltenham ahead on the hour after a trademark long throw from

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FA Cup: Gabriel Jesus scores late goal to put Manchester City ahead at Cheltenham Town

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Gabriel Jesus scores a late second goal for Manchester City, just moments after a Phil Foden equaliser, to end League Two Cheltenham Town's hopes of an unlikely FA Cup shock. Ferran Torres hit City's third with the last kick of the game to give the scoreline a cruel reflection on Cheltenham's heroic efforts.

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FA Cup: What happened in Saturday’s fourth round?

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Oladapo Afolayan, Billy Sharp, Pep Guardiola
Saturday's eight FA Cup fourth round ties featured 25 goals

Cracking goals, memorable debuts, cheeky hints and makeshift changing rooms - there was plenty to digest on a busy day of FA Cup fourth-round action.

Saturday's eight matches offered plenty of much-needed entertainment and saw five Premier League sides progress, after Wolves had managed to avoid an almighty upset at non-league Chorley on Friday.

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McCarthy happy to be back into the cold at Cardiff

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New Cardiff boss Mick McCarthy is delighted to get straight back into football, even if that means swapping the warmth of Cyprus for freezing conditions in south Wales.

McCarthy and his long-term assistant Terry Connor were sacked by Cypriot club APOEL after barely two months in charge but have now taken charge of the Bluebirds after Neil Harris lost his job on Thursday.

Coronavirus restrictions meant McCarthy had to meet …

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FA Cup: Cheltenham Town give themselves a chance of a famous win thanks to Alfie May’s finish

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Alfie May puts Cheltenham Town ahead as the League Two team threaten a massive upset against Manchester City in the FA Cup, but City hit back in the final 10 minutes with goals from Phil Foden and Gabriel Jesus.

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QPR 0-1 Derby County: Wayne Rooney’s men secure second straight win thanks to Colin Kazim-Richards

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QPR 0-1 Derby County: Wayne Rooney's men put off-field turmoil behind them and secure second straight Championship win thanks to Colin Kazim-Richards strike

  • Derby County beat Queens Park Rangers 1-0 with Colin Kazim-Richards scoring
  • The victory was rookie manager Wayne Rooney's second in a row in the league
  • The players got the result despite turmoil off the pitch with deferred wages 
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FA Cup: Match of the Day pundits on Cheltenham’s goal-line clearance

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Match of the Day's Alan Shearer and Micah Richards analyse Ben Tozer's incredible goalline block against Manchester City in the FA Cup.

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Rangers 5-0 Ross County: Steven Gerrard’s side extend lead to 23 points

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Rangers' Filip Helander scores
Filip Helander shrugged off his marker as he headed Rangers into a 2-0 lead

Rangers celebrated Steven Gerrard's 150th game as manager by stretching their Scottish Premiership lead to 23 points after thumping Ross County.

Poor marking allowed Ryan Kent and Filip Helander to head the home side into a healthy lead before Joe Aribo's fine finish before half-time.

Ryan Jack scored his return from injury before Connor Goldson's headed