Former French International Pascal Chimbonda is expected to sign for Carlisle United.
Sports correspondent Simon O'Rourke on Carlisle's sacked manager - a survivor who did his best until it wasn't good enough.
As Scotland and England prepare to play for the first time in 14 years, here is a look back at their special rivalry dating back to 1872.
Carlisle United have unveiled Virgin Trains as their new official sponsor.
The two-year deal with the club will see the Virgin Trains bran placed on on all first team kits for the 2014/15 and 2015/16 season after it was used on the training kits during this season.
It is also hoped that the new sponsorship will bring more incentives for fans travelling on the Virgin Trains network.
Carlisle United have today confirmed that striker Alex Salmon has left the club by mutual consent.
The 19-year-old made his debut for the club in April 2013 in the team's 3–1 defeat against Bournemouth.
For the second time in the league this season Carlisle United were on the wrong end of a one-sided scoreline against Leyton Orient. United were well beaten and it would be unfair to say that the home side were flattered by their margin of victory.
Scott Cuthbert put Orient into the lead when he connected with Lloyd James' corner towards the end of the first half.
Two minutes after the half-time break the londoner's advantage was doubled when Jamie Ness scored with a fabulous strike from twenty-five yards out.
Kevin Lisbie and Shaq Coulthirst completed the rout.
Despite conceding four goals United's goalkeeper Greg Fleming had a good game and was responsible for keeping the margin within the realms of respectability.
Beaten but unbowed, Carlisle United are out of the FA Cup after losing three one to Sunderland on Sunday.
But it was a brave performance from the blues against Premier League opposition and one Graham Kavanagh hopes can inspire an upturn in their fortunes in the league.
Ryan Dollard reports.
Liam Noble has praised the Carlisle United fans for their 'fantastic support' at last night's FA Cup match against Sunderland.
Noble, who used to play for Sunderland, said the fact the united fans 'never shut up' was 'a great thing'.
Carlisle lost 3-1 to the Premier League side.
The Carlisle United manager, Graham Kavanagh, says he's proud of his players after their FA Cup defeat to Sunderland yesterday.
The Cumbrians lost 3-1, but it was a spirited performance, as Ryan Dollard reports.
Matty Robson said it was 'absolutely fantastic' to score against the team he supported as a child.
He scored United's only goal against Sunderland last night in their FA Cup third round match.
Carlisle United were knocked out of the FA Cup after losing 3-1 to Sunderland last night.
Despite the loss United manager Graham Kavanagh said he was 'extremely proud' of his team and amazed by the support from the fans who travelled to the Stadium of Light.
Carlisle United have been knocked out of the FA Cup after losing 3-1 to Sunderland at the Stadium of Light.
Carlisle United fans are getting ready for their side's crucial FA Cup clash against Sunderland this afternoon.
Kick-off is at 2pm at the Stadium of Light.