FA Cup: Giant-killing Sheffield United punish Fulham

The match was goalless till the 120th minute when Sheffield United pipes past Fulham to avoid a penalty shootout against Premier League strugglers.

updated: February 05, 2014 10:38 IST
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London: Third-tier Sheffield United scored in the last minute of extra time to dump sorry Premier League strugglers Fulham out of the FA Cup with a 1-0 victory on Tuesday.

The fourth-round replay at a rain-soaked Craven Cottage was almost completely devoid of goalmouth incident and looked destined for penalties until Shaun Miller snatched a dramatic winner in the 120th minute.

Miller's close-range header, from Harry Maguire's knock-down, gave United a second successive victory against top-flight opposition after a previous success against Aston Villa in the third round.

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