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Old 01-27-2013, 01:28 AM   #1
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FC Cup... blah?

So I was looking at the cup system and found the FA Cup interesting. Enjoying playing in it but what is this I hear about it not being so prestigious lately? Did something happen to hurt it's rep?
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Old 01-27-2013, 03:52 AM   #2
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Re: FC Cup... blah?

It doesnt pay out as much as the premier league itself or the champions league...it might not even be on par with the euro league title.
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Old 01-27-2013, 09:30 AM   #3
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Re: FC Cup... blah?

I'm sure Luton Town is finding the cup a worhtwhile experience.

Thbends: it would be like every semi-pro baseball team that exisits in the US today having an opportunity to play the Yankees or Cubs through a one game knockout tournament. EVERY team (if the paperwork is accepted!). I think there were some 800+ clubs that participated this year. I love that non-league teams have had their chances this year. Eventually, if Man City and Man U or Chelsea or whomever reach the final they'll put out their best XI.
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Old 01-29-2013, 03:43 PM   #4
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Re: FC Cup... blah?

FA Cup is still important. The first set of games with Premier League teams is like a Sports National Holiday in England (Kinda like the 1st weekend of March Madness). Also think that the most expensive stadium built was pretty much built for the FA Cup Final.
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