English FA Cup
The Football Association insists no sponsorship deal has been finalised for the FA Cup despite reports the world's oldest knockout football competition is to be rebranded as the Emirates FA Cup.
The FA Cup has been without a main sponsor since the previous deal with Budweiser expired but, according to reports, a £30 million three-year deal with the airline Emirates has been agreed.
However, an FA spokesman said: "We remain in discussion with a number of parties in relation to FA Cup partner...
Former Premier League referee Mark Halsey has hit out at the appointment of Jon Moss for the FA Cup final between Arsenal and Aston Villa at Wembley on May 30.
Moss, 44, revealed his joy at being given the chance to referee the final, saying: "It's the realisation of a dream. For any referee it is the pinnacle of your career. This is the biggest game I will ever referee."
However, the official has come in for criticism in recent weeks over his performances and Halsey is unhappy...
The Football Association have announced that Jon Moss has been chosen to referee next month's FA Cup final.
Darren England and Simon Bennett will run the line, while Craig Pawson will be the fourth official when Arsenal meet Aston Villa in the Wembley showpiece on May 30.
Moss, who was born in Sunderland but is a memeber of the West Riding FA, came through the Northern Counties East League and the Northern Premier League before being promoted to the Football League list in 2003.
He was a linesman...