Jacob Murphy was handed a rare start in the FA Cup for Sheffield Wednesday this afternoon. The Owls were able to get a big 1-0 win at Brighton on a 65th-minute goal by Adam Reach. Jacob played 71 minutes before being replaced by Kadeem Harris.
71 | Owls substitution and some fresh legs in the Owls attack..
?? Harris #swfcLIVE
— Sheffield Wednesday (@swfc) January 4, 2020
Dan Barlaser started again for Rotherham at home against Hull City in the FA Cup. Rotherham went down to ten men in the first half but had a 2-1 lead at halftime. However, Hull City’s Tom Eaves scored two second-half goals to complete a hat trick for the 3-2 win. It was Barlaser’s sixth straight start for the Millers.
TEAM v @HullCity | Iversen; Thompson, Ihiekwe, Wood, Olosunde; Ogbene, Barlaser, Crooks, Wiles; Vassell, Smith.
— Rotherham United (@OfficialRUFC) January 4, 2020
In League Two action, Liam Gibson got another start for Grimsby Town. Grimsby won 1-0 at Mansfield despite going down to ten men in the tenth minute. It was a debut victory for new manager Ian Holloway and the second straight for the Mariners who hadn’t won since September until earlier this week. Gibson received a late yellow card and was substituted in the 80th minute.
80' Final Town change at Field Mill ?
?? Liam Gibson
— Grimsby Town F.C. (@officialgtfc) January 4, 2020
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