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Fabregas’s penalty gave Arsenal a draw and will replay the match
Arsenal came close to being eliminated from the FA Cup, 1-1 match against Leeds United, the second division team in England.
Arsene Wenger’s team was saved from newsprint at home, thanks to a penalty scored by the Catalan Cesc Fabregas at minute 89.
The visitors came close to the bell, after Robert Snodgrass opened the score at minute 54, also from the penalty spot.
The draw allows Arsenal force a second game, according to the shape of a dispute of this tournament, which will be played on January 18 at Elland Road Stadium.
For his part, Everton gave no options to Scunthorpe to quén thrashed by 5 to 1, with goals scored by Saha, Beckford, Coleman, Fellaini and Baines, Collins for local discounting.
Aston Villa also managed to advance to the fourth round of the tournament, after winning 3 to 1 in field of Sheffield United.
In other matches played on Saturday, the Birmingham road loss by 4 to 1 to Milwall, Fulham had no mercy of Peterborough, which he endorsed a categorical 6-2, as a visitor draw of Wolverhampton, 2 to 2 at the Doncaster, West Ham win, 2 to 0 over Barnsley, defeat of West Bromwich, 1 to 0 against Reading, and Bolton wins, 2 to 0 over York, Blackburn, 1 to 0 against Queens Park Rangers, and the Wigan, 3 to 2 at home of Hull City.
The big surprise starred in Stevenage, the Fourth Division team from England, who knocked out Premier League Newcastle League by 3 to 1. Other teams were eliminated first Sunderland, Blackpool and West Bromwich.
Manchester City striker Carlos Tevez has submitted a written transfer request, but the request was rejected.
Carlos Tevez 26-year-old says he longs to hometown in Argentina after playing in England for four years.
“The club was disappointed with this situation and especially with the behavior of representatives of Carlos,” said Manchester City a written statement.
Tevez be subject to suspension on Saturday when City beat West Ham and Manchester City take to collect the same number with Arsenal at the top of the league standings.
Carlos Tevez involved in a war of words with manager Robert Mancini when he was replaced at the last minute game against Bolton on 4 December.
Manchester City a written statement saying: “Roberto Mancini and all parties at the club has shown, and will continue to show, the attitude of sensitive personal matters Carlos, among others, about his family who live abroad.
“Right after he was suspended because of problems in the match against Bolton, Carlos asked, and this request has been granted special dispensation to leave to go abroad.
“A written transfer request is contrary to the statement Carlos, both publicly and in the club.
The signing of Cesc Fabregas were 110 million euros. The footballer had a preliminary agreement with the club on the basis of EUR 13 million gross for five seasons including variables for individual and collective performance, as well as titles won. In total, considering that the signing of Cesc was to be undisputed and that the titles would be a likely variable, the player would earn 65 million euros for five seasons. The transfer would be in the range of 45 – 55 million in the case that Arsenal agreed. To call his signing Cesc and agree the club should have a commitment to spending 110 million over the next five seasons at a rate of 22 million per year as depreciation.
Guardiola wants two players, Mascherano and Özil to replace Cesc profile was accompanied by quarry. The German of Turkish origin have a sales price of 15 – 20 million euros, which is that Werder is crazy to sell but the player and his agent, arrived the other day from Dusseldorf to the capital of Spain, think of signing bonus if he is released next summer. There is no point spread when you can stay a premium like that at the time Macca pocketed by signing for Real Madrid. Read the rest of this entry »