After four months on the City course, I thought it was about time I got around to doing some curation.
I chose a recent news event – Sunday’s F.A. Cup quarter-final draw – which a quick search revealed had not yet been curated into a single collection of tweets.
Official accounts promoted their clubs in the build-up:
Then the F.A.’s account added an otherwise missed detail to the discussion:
As there were only four ties to be drawn, proceedings were over quickly (Arsenal-Liverpool was yet to kick off and Sheffield United-Nottingham Forest was yet to finish):
There was some amusing reaction to the Manchester City-Wigan tie, which will be a rematch of last year’s final:
Brighton fans were excited at the prospect of welcoming Sunderland and ex-manager Gus Poyet back to the Amex:
Sheffield United soon beat Nottingham Forest to seal a place in the quarter-finals, and a possible Steel City derby against Sheffield Wednesday:
The result left Nottingham Forest fans disappointed:
Arsenal and Liverpool then played their fifth-round match for the opportunity to face Everton…
…which Arsenal won:
Roberto Martinez, the Everton manager, was immediately on hand to give his reaction:
But, as ever, Boring James Milner had the final say: