Burton dump Bournemouth out after 28-minute floodlight failure

25 September 2019 23:25
• Clough relishing last-16 tie at Leicester in Carabao Cup• Two minutes more of delay would have meant replayBurton manager Nigel Clough is relishing the prospect of a last-16 tie against Leicester after coming within two minutes of facing a third-round replay with Bournemouth.Goals from Oliver Sarkic and Nathan Broadhead resulted in last season’s semi-finalists causing a stunning upset in dispatching Eddie Howe’s in-form Premier League side. But three second-half floodlight failures at the Pirelli Stadium, caused by issues within the local area and not with the ground’s own system, resulted in 28 minutes of delays. Related: Oxford United humiliate West Ham in shock Carabao Cup thrashing Related: Daniel James gives nervy Manchester United shootout win against Rochdale Continue reading......read full article

Source: TheGuardian