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Should FA Cup replays be scrapped?

The matches are a financial windfall for the smaller clubs, but the top teams have much bigger fish to fry these days

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Shrewsbury Town's Jason Cummings scores against Liverpool in their FA Cup tie, which ended in a 2-2 draw and earned Shrewsbury a lucrative replay in Anfield Stadium.

THE English Premier League (EPL) is about to get its first mid-season winter break in February. After this weekend's games, the league's 20 teams get a much-needed two-week breather as the next round of fixtures will be spread over two weekends.

Still, not every team is getting a full...

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