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YJA Away Days: Arsenal – Lincoln City

YJA Away Days: Arsenal – Lincoln City

What an incredible journey it has been for Lincoln City this season – nothing short of breath-taking. While it proved a 5-0 bludgeoning that saw the fairy-tale come to an end, it won’t serve to undermine what will continue to be seen as both a historical and magical achievement. After all, for a team plying […]

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Why Lincoln City earned the right to be in the Quarterfinal of the FA Cup IMO #12

Why Lincoln City earned the right to be in the Quarterfinal of the FA Cup IMO #12

  I’m Will from Heighington Millfield Primary Academy, I am a keen journalist and sports fan, that is why I’m re-launching my sport-based series of articles called IMO (standing for ‘in my opinion’). I will add to this series once a month, so you can always look forward to some new sports articles arriving at the YJA website! […]

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When ITV came to film YJA

When ITV came to film YJA

24 hours before Lincoln play Arsenal in the quarterfinals of the FA Cup. It was truly an amazing day at Heighington Primary Academy when ITV cameras came into school to capture the excitement on the eve of Lincoln City’s greatest ever game. Near the end of this short video, you can spot the ITV cameraman brave […]

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Pupils ready to cheer Lincoln at the Emirates

Pupils ready to cheer Lincoln at the Emirates

With the FA Cup quarter-finals almost here, excitement at Heighington Millfield Primary Academy is at fever-pitch. A number of pupils will be at the Emirates on Saturday to see Lincoln take on the mighty Arsenal, others will be planning to watch the game on the big screen at Sincil Bank or staying at home and […]

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Why Leicester City should sack Claudio Ranieri

Why Leicester City should sack Claudio Ranieri

Leicester City need to wake up and smell the coffee, they are in a huge mess. Despite the economic benefits of winning the Premier League and having a team that includes the PFA Player of the Year, they are just one point away from being swallowed up by the relegation zone. With just two league […]

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Can Lincoln City win the FA Cup? IMO #10

Can Lincoln City win the FA Cup? IMO #10

 I’m Will from Heighington Millfield Primary Academy, I am a keen journalist and sports fan, that is why I’m re-launching my sport-based series of articles called IMO (standing for ‘in my opinion’). I will add to this series once a month, so you can always look forward to some new sports articles arriving at the YJA website!   […]

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FA Cup Drama

FA Cup Drama

There was no shortage of drama in the FA Cup quarter-finals, with Arsenal causing the biggest upset by exiting the competition after losing to neighbours Watford. Nigerian international Odion Ighalo netted in the 50th minute for Watford, who then went further ahead when their Argentinean midfielder Adlene Guedioura scored a whopper into the top right […]

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YJA 90 Second News: Easter Special

YJA 90 Second News: Easter Special

YJA reporters from Monks Abbey Primary and The Priory Academy LSST have teamed up to bring you the latest YJA 90 Second News report.

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Top 5 FA Cup Finals (2000-2014)

Top 5 FA Cup Finals (2000-2014)

The oldest football cup competition on the planet and an annual celebration of English football that spans an entire season, it is of course the FA Cup. The tournament is a national treasure and sees the county’s titans lock horns and occasionally be tamed by lower league opposition.  Every year in May, the competition comes […]

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FA Cup: the dream ends for lower clubs

FA Cup: the dream ends for lower clubs

FA Cup replays round up In round 4 of the FA Cup, there were lots of cup exits, and some lower league teams earned a big replay, earning the minnows lots of money! This round’s replays were Manchester United vs Cambridge United, Preston North End vs Sheffield United and Fulham vs Sunderland on Tuesday, whilst […]

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