Tottenham Hotspur, in fact, failed to become unrelated again this time. It’s been 15 years in just the number of years.
Tottenham lost 0-1 to Sheffield United in the 2022-23 season England FA Cup 5th Round (Round of 16) held at Bramall Lane in Sheffield, England at 4:55 am (Korean time) on the 2nd. As a result, Tottenham failed to advance to the 6th round (8th round).
It is Tottenham who has succeeded in reversing the atmosphere recently. In the English Premier League (EPL) round 24 against West Ham United (2-0 win) and round 25 against Chelsea (2-0 win). He boosted his confidence by winning both London derbies at home.
This time, they entered the FA Cup schedule. Their opponent was Wrexham in the English National League (5th division) and Sheffield in the EFL Championship (2nd division), who barely made it to the round of 16 after a rematch (3-3 draw, 3-1 win). As they are currently running second in the EFL Championship, they were not to be caught off guard.
Tottenham were armed with extraordinary motivation. This is because it has been unrelated for 15 years since winning the English Football League Cup (EFL Cup) in the 2007-08 season. Instead of the EFL Cup, which was eliminated early, and the league, which virtually lost the championship, they aimed for the trophy in the FA Cup. 스포츠토토
But in the end it failed. Tottenham scrambled Son Heung-min, Richarlison, Ivan Perisic, Pierre-Emile Hoivier, Pedro Poro, Ben Davies, and Eric Dyer, but it did not come to fruition easily. There were many shooting chances, but rarely headed to the goal.
Harry Kane, Dejan Kulusevski, and Oliver Skip put in the reins, but they finally conceded. In the 34th minute of the second half, Hoivier hit and refracted the ball to Ilian Ndiaye. After boldly breaking through the defense, he shook the net with a shot aimed at the corner of the near post.
In the end, Tottenham fell to Sheffield in the round of 16 of the FA Cup. This season, too, it is a situation where it has virtually failed to escape. Antonio Conte’s position is shaking, and Kane is getting caught up in transfer rumors, and he is gradually losing his cause.
All that remains now is a ticket to the European Football Federation (UEFA) Champions League (UCL) next season. Tottenham must somehow keep the TOP4 and finish the league. Tottenham aims to win against Wolverhampton in the 26th round of the EPL on the 5th.