Liverpool progress to FA Cup fifth round after a narrow win over Shrewsbury Town

Liverpool‘s youngest-ever starting line-up got a narrow 1-0 win over Shrewsbury Town to set up an FA Cup fifth-round tie with Chelsea.

The Kop kids edged past the League One side through Ro-Shaun Williams’ own goal in the 75th minute of the game.

Curtis Jones joins in the celebrations as Anfield goes wild following the bizarre opening goal of the game
Curtis Jones joins in the celebrations as Anfield goes wild following the bizarre opening goal of the game

With the Reds’ senior players enjoying the inaugural Premier League winter break, under-23s boss Neil Critchley led a side at Anfield containing seven teenage outfield players.

The visitors had come from 2-0 down to force a fourth-round replay but could not recover after defender Williams headed past his own keeper from Liverpool right-back Neco Williams’ cross.

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