Everton eliminated Tottenham from the FA Cup on Wednesday and qualified for the quarter-finals of the competition, beating Tottenham, who was coached by José Mourinho, 5-4 after extra time in a game of constant fluctuations in the game and result.
Tottenham came in handy with a goal from Colombian central Davinson Sanchez just after three minutes, but Everton’s reaction would impact striker Calvert-Lewin in the final stage of the first half with three burst goals after 36, 38 and 43 minutes Brazilian striker Richarlison and Norwegian midfielder Gylfi Sugurdsson from the penalty spot.
José Mourinho’s team managed to mitigate the disadvantage of Argentine midfielder Erik Lamela with 45 + 3 ‘almost over the break and to complete the recovery in the 57th minute after a corner through the center of Davinson Sanchez.
The response from Carlo Ancelotti’s team was to put him back in front of the marker with a ‘to’ from Richarlison at 68 ‘. That advantage caused his team to retreat to the ground and the spurs putting pressure on them in the final third of the field, reaching the 4-4, at 83 ‘, through the inevitable Harry Kane that José Mourinho hit in the 53rd minute started the field and handed the Dutchman Steven Bergwijn over.
The truth is that the Portuguese coach has tried to save Kane, his most precious player, who was recently injured and reappeared at the West Bromwich reception in the final round of the Premier League, leaving him on the ‘bench’ meanwhile first half to start it in the second part.
Kane’s goal brought the game into extra time, with Everton being the only team to score again in the 97th minute when Brazilian midfielder Bernard, who started in the 70th minute, gave up Nigerian striker Alex Iwobi .
The Portuguese U21 goalkeeper João Virgínia did not leave Everton’s “bank”, while his compatriot André Gomes did not come to Ancelotti’s account due to an injury.
In the remaining games of this Wednesday in relation to the round of 16 of the FA Cup, Leicester beat Brighton with a goal in the 90 + 4 minutes by Nigerian striker Kelechi Iheanacho and stamped the pass for the “quarters” such as Sheffield United who thanks to a goal by Billy Sharp in the execution of a penalty Bristol City, the championship team (second division), won 1-0 and defeated.
The two teams join Manchester City, which had left Swansea, also in the championship, hours earlier and won 3-1 in Wales, and Bournemouth in the championship, and Manchester United, who guaranteed qualification against Burnley and West Ham on Tuesday . respectively.