Everton successfully beat Boreham Wood, with a score of 2-0 in the fifth round of the 2021-2022 FA Cup.
Frank Lampard’s team will then face Crystal Palace in the quarter-finals. The game against Boreham Wood, a team from the fifth division of the Premier League and the status as the host, does not mean that Everton easily beat their opponents.
As a result, no goals were created during the first interval. After leaving the dressing room, Everton again took the initiative to attack.The result, Salomon Rondon broke the deadlock in the 57th minute.
Winning 1-0 made Everton more diligent in attacking the Boreham Wood defense, but until the middle of the second half there were no additional goals created.Six minutes before the game was over. Until the long whistle sounded the score 2-0 for Everton’s victory did not change.
Furthermore, The Toffees will challenge Crystal Palace in the 2021-2022 FA Cup quarter-finals. Meanwhile, Manchester City, which also won in the previous match, will be challenged by Southampton in the sixth round later.
The City vs Southampton match was created after the draw for the 2021-2022 FA Cup quarter-finals, which was completed on Friday (4/3/2022) early morning WIB.
An exciting match will occur when Southampton face Manchester City, which will certainly be an event for City to step into the last four. Southampton are in the quarter-finals after eliminating West Ham United with a score of 3-1.
Meanwhile, Manchester City ensured themselves to the next round after making Peterborogh defeated by a score of 2-0. Two other Premier League giants, namely Chelsea and Liverpool also managed to secure a ticket to the quarter-finals.
Chelsea qualified for the next round after beating Luton Town with a score of 3-2. Liverpool went to the next stage after getting rid of Norwich City with a score of 2-1
In the quarter-finals, Liverpool must wait for the results of the clash of Nottingham Forest versus Huddersfield. The match will only be played on Tuesday (8/3/2022) early in the morning WIB.
Ahead of Everton vs Boreham FC in the Fifth Round of the 2022 FA Cup, Frank Lampard wants a win to turn the squad’s motivation back.
Of course, victory is an obligation for Frank Lampard’s squad. Where the Toffees will host Boreham FC in the FA Cup schedule which will take place at Goodison Park Stadium, Friday 4 March 2022 kickoff at 03.15 WIB.
Boreham FC’s qualification to the fifth round of the FA Cup was a surprise. The team nicknamed The Wood who competed in the National League, the fifth tier of the English Premier League competition, is the team with the lowest division among the 16 remaining FA Cup participants.
Everton who host Boreham FC clearly have their own advantages. Frank Lampard’s troops have a great chance of qualifying for the FA Cup quarter-finals without any difficulty. This can be redemption after the Toffees’ position continues to decline, currently ranked 17th in the EPL standings. Boreham is in phase 16 This big game maintains the tradition of the FA Cup which often brings surprises.
The Wood’s journey itself deserves praise because they started from the earliest round, namely in the first round.
Precisely when they beat Eastleigh 2-0 on November 6, 2021. The sweet story continued in the second round when they took a 4-0 lead against St Albans City. Then beat Wimbledon (League One team) with a score of 2-0 and a surprising victory over Bournemouth 0-1.
In fact, Bournemouth is a Championship Division team, plus playing at home as well. Now entering the fifth round, Boreham will obviously play loose as before. Everton are the seeded team. After the results of the fifth round of drawing, The Wood’s coach, Luke Garrard said his team would try their best.
“The match will not be easy for us. But for me, we just need to play there and play against a team that has won the FA Cup 5 times.
Garrard is not wrong because by naked eye Everton are the favorite to win this match. Plus, they want to vent their frustration after losing to Manchester City last weekend. The match against Boreham wants to be a starting point for the Toffees squad to get up. It is possible that several first team players such as Abdoulaye Doucoure, Andros Townsend, and Demarai Gray will still be played to make it easier to win.
However, for the rest, second-tier players can be fielded. For Boreham, there is no other choice for them toplay the best team in this match. Players like Tyrone Marsh, Josh Rees, and Scott Boden are favorites to play from the start of the match.
This match will be the first meeting between Everton and Boreham in history. Although they have never met, Everton will still be in a superior position in this match. Previously, as the new coach of Everton, Frank Lampard managed to bring Everton to fight for the next round in the FA Cup title. 2021-2022. Playing at Goodison Park, Saturday 5 February 2021 Everton won 4-1 over Brentford.