Holders Out as Big Guns Continue in FA Cup
Holders Arsenal have been knocked out of the FA Cup after a 1-0 loss to Southampton on Saturday.
Manager Mikel Arteta paraded a weakened side for the encounter and some senior players, as usual, failed to justify their inclusion.
Pepe and Willian failed to spark as the defending champions tamely lost their title defense at Saint Mary’s.
Gabriel Magalhaese’s deflected shot in the first half separated both sides.
in other matches, Cheltelham almost created a cupset but for a late rally by Manchester City to survive the fourth round encounter. It ended 3-1 in favour of the premier league side against the League One side.
West Ham United won 4-0 against Doncaster Rovers. Tammy Abraham scored a hattrick on Sunday afternoon to help Chelsea see off Luton Town 3-1.
Other FA Cup Fourth Round Results
Brighton 2 Blackpool 1
Chelsea 3 Luton 1
Chorley 0 Wolves 1
Swansea 5 Nottingham Forest 1
Sheffield United 2 Plymouth 1
Millwall 0 Bristol City 3
Fulham 0 Burnley 3
Brentford 1 Leicester 3