Spurs make quarter-finals clear – Llorente not to stop
The Tottenham Hotspur and Rochdale make short work of the FA Cup quarter-finals catch-up game. Fernando Llorente presents himself in a goal-getter’s mood.
Tottenham Hotspur are the last English club to reach the quarter-finals of the prestigious FA Cup.
In the replay against third-league final runner-up AFC Rochdale, the Premier League’s fourth place in the standings won 6-1 without any problems (Data centre: Premier League table)
The Spanish international Fernando Llorente overtook in just thirteen minutes (47th, 53rd minute) with a flawless hat-trick. and 59.). Heung-Min Son scored in the 23. In the second minute, he scored 1:0 and shortly afterwards missed a penalty (30th). With the 5:1, however, the South Korean made up for the mistake.
Kyle Walker-Peters (93rd) and Stephen Humphrys (31st) marked the end of the Spurs with a 1:1 equalization (FA Cup overview)
In the first duel ten days ago, Rochdale had fought his way to a 2-2 victory in the second leg of the game, forcing him to play the second leg of the game at Wembley Stadium, after Harry Kane won the 88th round of the Wembley Stadium. Tottenham had scored the alleged winning goal for Tottenham.
In the quarter-finals, the Spurs will now face Swansea City, who also beat Sheffield Wednesday 2-0 in a repeat match (schedule/premier league results)