Everton down Oldham in FA Cup fifth round

TOM PILCHER
Last updated 10:54 27/02/2013

Relevant offers

Football

Italian football legend Francesco Totti bids farewell after 25 years with Roma New Zealand to face United States in round of 16 at Under-20 World Cup despite loss to France Women's footballer Rachel Daly collapses in US game as temperatures soar Arsenal beat Chelsea 2-1 to win English FA Cup final again Arsene Wenger's faith finally rewarded with stirring FA Cup final win by Arsenal Footballer suspended from German Cup final and fined after getting tattoo that got infected Celtic win Scottish FA Cup to secure treble, end season unbeaten Storm Roux's Confederations Cup opportunity comes at end of winding 16-month road Chelsea boss Antonio Conte's seeing Double ahead of FA Cup decider against Arsenal Comedian offers sarcastic apology for sideline coverage of Liverpool v Sydney FC

Everton beat third-tier FA Cup giantkillers Oldham Athletic 3-1 in an FA Cup fifth round replay to tee up an all Premier League quarter-final against Wigan Athletic.

Belgian Kevin Mirallas and Leighton Baines put the home side 2-0 up in the first half before Leon Osman added a third after the hour mark to show the gulf in class against Liverpool's surprise fourth-round conquerors.

Matt Smith, who equalised in the last minute for Oldham in the 2-2 draw at home to Everton on Feb. 16, struck with a header from a corner moments later to give the visitors hope but the hosts were never really troubled again in the final half hour.

Ad Feedback

- Reuters

Special offers
Opinion poll

Will Burnley retain their EPL status?

Yes, they've found a winning formula

Maybe, but there’s a long way to go

No. They lack quality in certain areas

Vote Result

Featured Promotions

Sponsored Content