Moon Of Liberty Soccer round-up – FA Cup replays


Moon Soccer 13 Update

FA Cup 3rd Round Replay – Plymouth v Liverpool


Lucas first goal since 2010 enough to take Liverpool through

Against a Plymouth side who played much the same as in the first game at Anfield, Liverpool finally made the breakthrough on 18 minutes as Lucas headed in Philipe Coutinho ‘s corner to score his first goal in seven years. The reds could have won more convincingly as Divock Origi had a penalty saved amidst other chances that went begging as Plymouth tried to push forward more having gone behind, leaving more space for the Merseysiders to attack. In the end the one goal was enough, Liverpool will be at home to Wolves in Round 4.

Full Report (BBC Sport)

FA Cup 3rd Round Replay – Barnsley v Blackpool


Last gasp winner completes shock win for Blackpool

Blackpool are through to round 4 of the FA Cup after a winner in the final minute of extra time saw the League 2 side pull off an upset at Championship Barnsley. Full back Kevin Mellor volleyed home to give Blackpool the lead but a front post header from a corner from Angus MacDonald brought it level. Barnsley had their chances to win it in the 90 minutes but Sam Slocombe in the Blackpool goal made a series of fine saves. It was more even in extra time and just as it looked like penalties were on the cards up popped Bright Osayi-Samuel who stayed calm amidst a frantic scramble to curl the ball home and send the Tangerines through. Blackpool will face Blackburn Rovers in the next round.

Full Report (BBC Sport)





FA Cup Round 3 Replay

Plymouth Argyle (0) 0Liverpool (1) 1 (Lucas)At Home Park, Plymouth

Barnsley (0) 1 (MacDonald)Blackpool (1) 2 (Mellor, Osayi-Samuel) At The Oakwell Ground, Barnsley – After Extra Time – 90 Mins 1-1

MOON OF LIBERTY STAR MAN Bright Osayi-Samuel (Blackpool)



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