Jackson's frolics

20 February 2000 07:50
Cup shocks tend to be the product of a loss of purpose by the victims, as opposed to the creativity of the perpetrators. In this regard, Hearts, the 2-1 on favourites, were the very essence of professionalism. The Premier League side eliminated the lurking notion that they could be vulnerable to the energetic commitment of the Second Division leaders before this fourth-round tie was 10 minutes old with the kind of certainty that had marked the late stages of their last appearance, the 3-2 victory at Celtic Park. Continue reading. . read full article

Source: TheGuardian