Football Language: The Road to Wembley – In this football language post we explain the phrase ‘The Road to Wembley’ which describes how teams made it to the FA Cup (or League Cup) final.
Languagecaster Predictions: 2020 FA Cup Final and Championship Play-off Final: It’s FA Cup final weekend and this year sees an all-London affair when Arsenal take on Chelsea – two of the most successful sides in FA Cup history – at an empty Wembley Stadium.
2020 FA Cup Quarter Finals – Languagecaster Predictions – June 2020 FA Cup Quarter-finals: It’s FA Cup quarter-final weekend in England with all four ties featuring Premier League clubs.
2019-20 FA Cup 4th Round Replays: The Premier League takes a mid-winter break over the next couple of weeks – the first time that this league has done this – though each side only actually gets one weekend off. There are two matches next week including a relegation six-pointer between Watford and Brighton. The FA Cup fourth round replays also take place this week with Tottenham hosting Southampton and minnows Shrewsbury Town travelling to Liverpool.
2019-20 – FA Cup 4th Round: This week, we look at the phrase interfering with play, and we also have a football language quiz question on…
2019 FA Cup 4th Round: On this week’s English through football podcast we look forward to the FA Cup 4th Round and we also look ahead to the 2019 Asian Cup semi-finals. We have another football-language quiz, explain some new football expressions, answer some of our listeners’ questions and try and predict some of the big cup games that are taking place this weekend. If you’d like the transcript to the show please show your support by becoming a patron (through Patreon). With the transcript you can improve your English by reading as you listen…
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The 2018 FA Cup Semis: It’s the FA Cup Semis! Damon and Damian discuss these two games, the footballing news from the week, including a title for Manchester City, some new football language and we also manage to throw in a quiz question and some predictions, too!
2018 FA Cup 6th Round and Champions League Draw
Learn English Through Football Podcast: 2018 FA Cup 5th Round On this week’ s Learn English Through Football Podcast we look back at some of the Champions League games and look ahead to the 2018 FA Cup 5th Round. We’ll also be explaining lots of football language in the show and try some predictions as well.
It’s the FA Cup fourth round this weekend and so on this week’s football-language podcast we take a look at some of the big games and wonder will there be any shocks. We also describe some football language, ask and answer a quiz question and offer some predictions.
This post explains the word ‘dive’. What does it mean and when when do we use it in football? It can be used as a verb or a noun…
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2016 Cup Finals in Europe: This weekend sees 6 cup finals taking place across Europe. In England Manchester United take on Crystal Palace, while in Scotland Rangers face Hibernian. Sevilla will be hoping to add to their recent Europa League victory when they face La Liga winners Barcelona in the Copa del Rey final. Like Barcelona, three other sides are also hoping to win a domestic double: Bayern Munich face Borussia Dortmund in Germany, PSG play Marseille in France and Juventus take on AC Milan in the Coppa Italia final. It’s going to be a great weekend of football!
This week’s listening practice report looks at the 2016 FA Cup quarter-finals that are taking place this weekend.
On this week’s languagecaster predictions we focus on the English FA Cup quarter-finals which have three all-Premier League clashes and the Athens derby…
What’s the meaning of the phrase ‘Cup Upset’?
On this week’s learning English through football podcast we feature the 2016 English FA Cup third round.
It’s FA Cup Third Round weekend when all the teams from the Premier League and the Championship join the competition. In this week’s predictions we feature some of the big games from the oldest football tournament in the world including some potential FA Cup shocks.
This weekend sees six cup finals taking place in Europe and so on this week’s listening report we preview all six matches and even offer a prediction.