FT: Liverpool 4-1 Shrewsbury, Reds Advance To FA Cup Next Round! | HIGHLIGHTS
A brace from Fabinho helped Liverpool came from behind to beat Shrewsbury Town 4-1 in the Emirates FA Cup, MySportDab reports.
First Half Report
Both teams had a goal scored in the first half of the encounter which saw them making things happen under 45 minutes of the match.
The first 25 minutes of the match was evenly balanced between Liverpool and Shrewsbury Town as both teams couldn’t break down each other going forward.
The visiting side broke the deadlock in the 27th minute after a stunner from Daniel Udoh which saw the lower League side taking the advantage 0-1 as it progressed.
More coming from both teams who pushed forward looking to get more of the goals coming as the home side pulled back level 1-1 in the 34th through Kaide Gordon.
Opportunities came but none could be converted as they continued the match hoping to alter the scoreline which was in a draw.
Fabinho scored in the 44th minute of the encounter giving the Reds the lead from the penalty spot after their pressure resulted in them getting a foul which was converted to make things 2-1.
The first half came to an end with Liverpool taking a 2-1 lead into the break against Shrewsbury Town after 45 minutes played in the Emirates FA Cup.
Second Half Report
The second half wasn’t that bad for the lower League side who continued to show so much good display of football coming from them.
Liverpool couldn’t break down their opponent despite them getting the Lion share of the ball possession which they failed to make good use of it going forward.
Shrewsbury Town were good in all their dealings against the Premier League side who had to struggle so much in containing every attacking coming from the away side.
Roberto Firmino increased the advantage to 3-1 in the 79th minute giving the home side breathing space as it progressed.
Fabinho added another one on the 90th minute plus added time as the match ended with Liverpool 4-1 Shrewsbury Town after 90 minutes.
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