Tom Cairney magic saves Fulham as Grimsby deny Luton to grab FA Cup replay

Fulham's Tom Cairney celebrates scoring (REUTERS)

Fulham’s Tom Cairney celebrates scoring (REUTERS)

Fulham and Sunderland should do it yet again in a fourth spherical FA Cup replay after an absorbing 1-1 draw at Craven Cottage.

Tom Cairney’s pleasant equaliser cancelled out a sixth minute opener from Jack Clarke for the guests.

Marco Silva’s facet made life troublesome for themselves following Issa Diop’s early error, with Clarke calmly rolling the ball previous Marek Rodak.

Cairney’s skillful strike earned a replay, however the Black Cats thought that they had scored the winner when 15-year-old Christopher Rigg had the ball at the back of the web within the ninetieth minute, however the aim was rightly dominated out for offside to make sure a replay can be wanted on the Stadium of Gentle.

Leeds eased into the fifth spherical after a stunner from Jack Harrison helped see off Accrington with a 3-1 win on the Wham Stadium.

The winger blasted the Premier League facet in entrance from distance halfway via the primary half in opposition to the League One strugglers, earlier than targets from Junior Firpo and Luis Sinisterra helped ease the strain on head coach Jesse Marsch.

Leicester made heavy climate of their journey to the Banks’s Stadium to play League Two Walsall, Kelechi Iheanacho scoring the one aim with a deflected strike within the second half after Youri Tielemans had struck the publish from the penalty spot.

Sheffield Wednesday, conquerors of Newcastle within the third spherical, flirted with defeat for a lot of the second half of their sport in opposition to Fleetwood at Hillsborough.

The League One promotion hopefuls appeared to have been undone by a aim simply after half-time by Promise Omochere for the guests, earlier than hitting again via an personal aim by Josh Earl 20 minutes from time to pressure a replay.

Southampton made gentle work of seeing off Championship facet Blackpool, Romain Perraud scoring a aim in every half – the primary a superb free-kick – to make sure Nathan Jones’ Premier League strugglers averted an upset.

Charlie Patino, on mortgage from Arsenal, pulled one again for Blackpool because the guests tasted defeat in Mick McCarthy’s first sport.

Grimsby gave Luton a scare at Kenilworth Highway, taking the lead early via Gavan Holohan earlier than Elijah Adebayo hit again from the penalty spot for the hosts.

Jordan Clark put Luton in entrance, however Harry Clifton scored virtually instantly to degree for the League Two facet.

West Brom’s advantageous league type abandoned them as they had been comfortably crushed 3-0 by fellow Championship facet Bristol Metropolis because of a brace from striker Sam Bell, whereas Blackburn drew 2-2 with Birmingham and Burnley had been held to a goalless draw by Ipswich at Portman Highway.

PA contributed to this report

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