Progress means cash for local clubs

IT is only mid-August, but the FA Cup gets under way this weekend. All roads lead to Wembley - that's providing the new national stadium is ready in time for next May's showpiece occasion - but for the time being the spotlight falls on a string of local clubs with stars, not to mention pound signs, in their eyes.

IT is only mid-August, but the FA Cup gets under way this weekend. All roads lead to Wembley - that's providing the new national stadium is ready in time for next May's showpiece occasion - but for the time being the spotlight falls on a string of local clubs with stars, not to mention pound signs, in their eyes.

For full story see tonight's Evening Star.