Semiprofs Lincoln antics in the FA Cup, replay for Manchester City


Semiprofs Lincoln antics in the FA Cup, replay for Manchester City

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The small Lincoln City Saturday for a huge surprise made in the FA Cup through the quarterfinals to reach. Manchester City against Huddersfield Town in a replay to get through to may. For Leicester City the tournament is over.

Lincoln, which opens at the fifth level in England, was in the eighth finals of the tournament with 0-1 too strong for Premier League club Burnley.

The semiprofs beat on a visit to Burnley in the final. Sean Raggett made one minute prior to the time the winning goal at Turf Moor.

Lincoln is the first amateurclub in more than 100 years of which the last eight manages to achieve in the prestigious English cup.

The last time such a small club succeeded in was in the season 1913/1914. At the time, went to Queen Park Rangers, which now leads to the second level.

The FA Cup-duels of Saturday in image

Lincoln City caused a sensation by Burnley to turn it off.

The winning hit fell just before time.

Burnley midfielder Joey Barton had several times to stick with an opponent.

Lincoln City may look forward to the quarter-finals.

Claudio Ranieri had with Leicester again a disappointment process.

The champion was killed in action against Millwall.

Manchester City on repetition against Huddersfield Town, after a 0-0 draw.

At Huddersfield was Rajeev from la Parra in the base.

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Manchester City

Manchester City did on Saturday in the last eight to scissors. The formation came at Huddersfield Town does not go beyond a goalless draw.

For the home team, active in the second level, was Rajeev from la Parra in the base. The former player of sc Heerenveen was after an hour of play changed.

For champion Leicester City, is the tournament at the end. The team of coach Claudio Ranieri played on a visit to Millwall a long time with a man more, but saw the home team in the final stage, still with the victory, walk away: 1-0.

Shaun Cummings made for that goal, making the team out of League One, the third level, to the quarter-finals.

Middlesbrough had all the trouble for the small Oxford City to beat. It was 3-2 for ‘Boro’, where Marten de Roon the whole duel on the bench remained seated.

Sutton United

In addition, Lincoln may have a second club from the so-called National League the last eight to reach. Sutton United will play Monday at home against Arsenal.

It came in the history of the FA Cup, no two clubs from the low end of the eighth-finals reached.

Leader Chelsea play later on Saturday against Wolverhampton Wanderers.

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