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Blackburn beats Luton 4-0 in FA Cup fourth round

Blackburn beats Luton 4-0 in FA Cup fourth round

Matt Derbyshire scored twice to lead Blackburn to a 4-0 win over League Championship team Luton in the fourth round of the FA Cup on Saturday.
Derbyshire scored first in the 10th minute, shooting from inside 20 yards (meters) across goalkeeper Marlon Beresford into the far left of goal. Striker Benni McCarthy slotted home a flick-on from Derbyshire inside the penalty area in the 37th for his 14th goal of the season.
Derbyshire added his second in the 56th, before Morten Gamst Pederson volleyed home in the 74th.
In Saturday's other games involving Premier League teams, record 11-time FA Cup winner Manchester United faces Portsmouth, Birmingham plays Reading, Bristol City hosts Middlesbrough, Stoke travels to Fulham, Tottenham faces Southend and West Ham welcomes Watford.
On Sunday, 10-time winner Arsenal plays Bolton, Chelsea faces Nottingham Forest and Manchester City hosts Southampton.
The draw for the fifth round will take place Monday.


Updated : 2021-03-05 18:58 GMT+08:00