QPR knock top rated-flight Everton out of Carabao Cup with famous penalty shootout earn
The Rs led two times in regular time, with Charlie Austin scoring a brace, but they were being pegged back each individual time as initially Lucas Digne and then former QPR man Andros Townsend equalised for the major-flight outfit to power a shootout at the conclude of 90 minutes.
The first 7 penalties for each facet were convereted, while only immediately after Everton defender Ben Godfrey had been handed a reprieve as Seny Dieng was adjudged to have come off his line when conserving his location-kick.
The England U21 international buried his retake but Dieng then tipped Tom Davies’ penalty on to the put up right before centre-again Jimmy Dunne stepped up to send Mark Warburton’s facet through.
Throughout west London, Fulham had been concerned in a shootout of their possess following their meeting with Premier League Leeds finished goalless.
Nevertheless, Marco Silva’s adult males could not match the upset at the Kiyan Prince Foundation Stadium as Illan Meslier built the very important conserve from Rodrigo Muniz to keep Marco Bielsa’s aspect in the level of competition.
Brentford, by contrast, designed mild work of their 3rd round tie as they hammered an Oldham aspect sat base of the Football League 7- as they find yet another cup run off the back again of very last season’s march to the semi-finals.
Thomas Frank had made 11 changes to his aspect subsequent their wonderful gain absent at Wolves on Saturday but the overhaul did little to stem the momentum of the Bees’ outstanding start to the Premier League year.
Finnish strike Marcus Forss stole the headlines with four goals, such as a initial-fifty percent hat-trick, as Frank’s men went into the interval 5 targets to the superior, though summer months signing Yoane Wissa located the web two times, the second a magnificent overhead kick to cap the rout.