Delighted Shrewsbury manager Sam Ricketts saluted the efforts of his League One side after beating Bristol City 1-0 to set up a showpiece home clash against Liverpool in the fourth round of the FA Cup.
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Shrewsbury set up an FA Cup fourth-round clash at home to Liverpool as Aaron Pierre’s fine late goal earned them a 1-0 win over Bristol City.
Shrewsbury boss Sam Ricketts is likely to name a strong side for the FA Cup third-round replay at home to Bristol City – with a visit from runaway Premier League leaders Liverpool the reward for the winners.
Sam Ricketts was delighted how his Shrewsbury players responded to being reduced to 10 men as two late goals sent them through to the third round of the FA Cup with a 2-0 victory over Mansfield.
Shrewsbury struck twice late on to beat Mansfield 2-0 and reach the third round of the FA Cup despite playing the final half-hour with a man less.
Shrewsbury manager Sam Ricketts could have forward Daniel Udoh available for Saturday’s FA Cup tie with Mansfield.
Graham Coughlan saluted his “absolutely magnificent” Bristol Rovers side after Abu Ogogo’s late strike sealed a dramatic 4-3 victory in a seven-goal thriller at Shrewsbury.
Abu Ogogo struck a late winner against one of his former clubs as Bristol Rovers ran out 4-3 winners in a seven-goal thriller at Shrewsbury.
Shrewsbury will check on goalkeeper Max O’Leary ahead of the Sky Bet League One match against Bristol Rovers.
Bradford City manager Gary Bowyer felt his team gave a good account of themselves as they held higher division Shrewsbury Town to a 1-1 draw in the first round of the FA Cup.
Bradford City, flying high in League Two, will have home advantage for an FA Cup first round replay after a 1-1 draw at Shrewsbury.