Shrewsbury 2-2 Liverpool: Cummings double secures FA Cup comeback draw an Anfield replay


Jason Cummings scored twice for Shrewsbury in a outstanding FA Cup conflict with Liverpool.

Jason Cummings was the hero as Shrewsbury got here from 2-Zero down to attract with Liverpool and safe an FA Cup fourth spherical replay at Anfield. The League One facet discovered themselves behind however mounted an unbelievable comeback within the second half.

Liverpool took the lead by way of Curtis Jones and went in on the break with a slender benefit.

An unlucky Donald Love personal objective instantly because the second half kicked off made it 2-Zero to Liverpool who had been seemingly on their method into the fifth spherical.

However Cummings had different concepts when he got here off the bench on the hour mark.

He scored a penalty within the 65th minute to offer the house followers hope of securing a memorable draw and and Anfield replay.

Shrewsbury got here again from 2-Zero all the way down to safe a draw with Liverpool within the FA Cup (Picture: GETTY)

Cummings would ship the supporters right into a frenzy as he equalised within the 75th minute and so they may have even ended up profitable the sport as Josh Laurent got here shut.

Man of the match Laurent was delighted with the outcome.

He stated: “Unbelievable. We all the time believed, it confirmed our character, earlier than the sport we believed we may win it, not to mention decide up a draw. I believe that confirmed within the second half, we all the time believed.

“I noticed Jason [Cummings] creeping, I assumed it is the cup, so why not. It is what goals are fabricated from.

“I did not suppose our likelihood had gone after the personal objective. We have nice character, the stress was on them not us. We have nice perception. At half-time the gaffer simply informed us to consider and stated we would get possibilities and that is what occurred.

Jason Cummings was the hero for Shrewsbury (Picture: GETTY)

“I am unable to anticipate the replay, it one thing that everybody goals of.”

Cummings himself felt he may have had a hat-trick within the match.

He exclaimed: “I may have gotten a hat-trick! It was a dream come true towards one of the best group on this planet. Going to Anfield is what it is all about.

“Anfield might be actually good, for the followers, for the chairman making just a few quid. We will not wait to get there.”

Shrewsbury and Liverpool might be within the FA Cup fifth spherical draw hat tomorrow evening on The One Present from 7 pm.


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