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FA Cup: Llorente hat-trick helps Spurs thump Rochdale


Tottenham reached the FA Cup quarter-finals after surviving a scare against League One Rochdale in a fifth-round replay littered with video assistant referee (VAR) controversies. Amid persistent snow at Wembley, Fernando Llorente scored a 12-minute hat-trick early in the second half after Rochdale’s Stephen Humphrys had cancelled out Son Heung-min’s opener. Son added the fifth and substitute Kyle Walker-Peters the ...

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Rochdale 2-2 Tottenham: League One side earn lucrative FA Cup replay at Wembley with last-gasp equaliser


Steve Davies earned Rochdale an FA Cup fifth-round replay at Wembley with his remarkable stoppage-time equaliser against Tottenham. Sky Bet League One’s bottom club played superbly to take the lead into half-time thanks to captain Ian Henderson’s, yet they looked to have been denied when Lucas Moura equalised. Substitute Harry Kane netted a penalty with just two minutes left but, ...

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