Blackburn’s Szmodics sees off Wrexham to set up FA Cup tie with Newcastle

29 January 2024 21:50
Sammie Szmodics’s 20th and 21st goals of the season made him the star turn of Blackburn’s knockout win against the EFL’s glamour club, setting up a fifth-round visit by Newcastle.While this means the scrapping of “Tinsel Toon” or other Hollywood-related puns as Wrexham, owned by Ryan Reynolds and Rob McElhenney, are out, the Rovers manager, Jon Dahl Tomasson, can now plot to turnover the team from Tyneside he played for in 1997-8. Continue full article

Source: TheGuardian