Brighton and Hove Albion reached the semifinals of the FA Cup, beating Championship side Millwall 5-4 in a penalty shoot-out on Sunday, after clawing their way back into the game to draw 2-2 from two goals down with only two minutes remaining.
Chris Hughton's side pulled themselves back into the game in extraordinary circumstances after Millwall, who are 20th in the Championship and fighting relegation to English soccer's third tier, took a deserved 2-0 lead.
Central defender Alex Pearce struck the...
The Manchester sides will avoid each other in the FA Cup quarterfinal round as United visit Wolverhampton, while City to travel to Championship side Swansea City.
Aside from United-Wolves, the other all-Premier League tie will be Watford hosting Crystal Palace.
Millwall will host Brighton & Hove Albion in the other match pitting a Championship team against a Premier League side.
The matches will take place between March 15-18 and can be streamed live in the U.S. on ESPN+.
United's tie with...
LONDON -- For two clubs who have caught the attention of Hollywood scriptwriters, this Fifth Round FA Cup tie was a rather low-key affair.
The story of AFC Wimbledon, the phoenix club formed by fans after the original Wimbledon FC relocated from South London to Milton Keynes, is being turned into a film by American studio Fox 2000.
Millwall's reputation for fan violence earned the club's fans the dubious honour of a depiction in the much-mocked 2005 hooligan hagiography Green Street Hooligans.