FA Cup semi-finals to be documented by pitchside smartphone photographers

This weekend's two FA Cup semi-final clashes between Wigan and Millwall, and Manchester City and Chelsea will be documented by a pair of pitchside smartphone snappers. Chosen by cup sponsors Budweiser, two "Phoneographers" that have built a strong following on…

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Gerald LynchFA Cup semi-finals to be documented by pitchside smartphone photographers

HD Winter Olympics headed to Freesat

As if you weren't already sick of snow as it is, Freesat have today confirmed that you'll be able to watch all the coverage from this years 2010 Vancouver Winter Olympics in high-definition, at no extra charge. The HD coverage…

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Gerald LynchHD Winter Olympics headed to Freesat

Setanta Replay coming to Virgin Media: football on demand

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In the ongoing battle of cable and telco providers against each other and the big, bad Sky, Virgin Media has announced that it’s done a deal with Setanta to bring Setanta Replay to its cable TV customers.

In basic terms, this means that a range of football, including Premier League, FA Cup, England home friendlies and World Cup qualifiers will be available to watch not-quite-live – up to seven days after the game, in fact.

XL customers will get the package free, while M or L subscribers must stump up seven quid a month. If golf, racing and Scottish football is more your bag, you can catch live action via a Setanta Sports package…

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Andy MerrettSetanta Replay coming to Virgin Media: football on demand

One day, robots will play in the FA Cup final…

soccermidsize.jpgThere’s only two days to go until the FA Cup final, and an eager nation is waiting to indulge in a mass bout of schadenfreude if Chelsea lose and end the season with just the Carling Cup to show for their roubles. So far, Roman Abramovich has concentrated on splashing his cash on flesh-and-blood footballers…

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Stuart DredgeOne day, robots will play in the FA Cup final…