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cup tie

Sport an eliminating match or round between two teams in a cup competition
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In FA Cup ties between contestants from the same division, away teams won 26 per cent, drew 29 per cent and lost 45 per cent.
If a cup tie still had to be moved, the first alternative would be the nearest ``suitable'' neutral venue.
We promised shareholders at the start of the season that we would look at each cup tie on its merits," he said.
The history books also show that Chelsea have conceded at least once in 12 of their last 20 FA Cup ties away at lower league opposition, so why not lay a Chelsea clean sheet at 5/4.
The Wirral FA Youth Cup ties will now take place on November 9.
THE Bluebirds will name seven substitutes for next Tuesday's Carling Cup tie at AFC Bournemouth.
LEIGH ARMS under-11s (W Royle 3, M James, D Ransom, S Wright) got the better of Priory (M Ditchfield 3, L Carr) 6-4 in an enthralling Hillsbor-ough Cup tie.
Bedlington Terriers are keeping an eye on the weather before tonight's scheduled League Cup tie at home to Horden.
Atherstone's home game with Ilkeston Saturday, October 16 has been postponed due to the FA Cup ties being played that day.
KEY STAT Arsenal have led 1-0 at half-time in their three Carling Cup ties this term BOOKINGS Referee/Team Games Yellows Reds Average Make-up M Atkinson 15 54 7 47.
Peterborough have scored eight goals in three FA Cup ties at Layer Road and have not drawn a game since October
Reading boss Steve Coppell uses fringe men for cup ties regardless of the opposition and is likely to rest several first teamers today.