FA Cup 2018 Results and Final Scores from Tuesday's 3rd-Round Replays

FA Cup 2018 Results and Final Scores from Tuesday's 3rd-Round Replays

Iheanacho initially put the Foxes 1-0 up just before the break, courtesy of a smart finish from an Islam Slimani pass.

Leicester will now head to League One Peterborough United in the fourth round.

True enough, after a detailed scrutiny of the incident once again, the linesman was found to be mistaken and Iheanacho was awarded his and Leicester City's second goal of the night. And his gesture was repaid with the Fleetwood faithful in fine voice throughout the match.

Mahrez was one of two players to keep their place in the Leicester side from Saturday's 0-0 draw with Chelsea, and the Algeria worldwide, who was captain for the evening, looked to make an early impact, releasing Daniel Amartey but the full-back's cross was easily cut out by goalkeeper Chris Neal.

After spending an inordinate amount of time debating how, when, why and where the Video Assistant Referee (VAR) would come into effect, Leicester City are the first beneficiaries of a decision that would otherwise have gone against them. Top flight outfit Leicester made their way into round four with an elementary 2-0.

Everybody keeps going on about the "magic of the FA Cup" but outside of Fleetwood's travelling fans there was a lot to be desired at the King Power.

League One side Fleetwood will be attempting to beat opposition from a higher division in an FA Cup away game for only the second time in their history.

Both teams struggled in a poor first half, but the hosts did manage to break the deadlock just after the half-hour mark as Bodvarsson volleyed home at the far post.

There had been doubts surrounding the 29-year-old's future at Leicester leading up to the game and Slimani did not do himself any favours today, being replaced by Marc Albrighton 10 minutes into the second-half. Ties to be played January 26-29.

And Tuesday's tie between Leicester and Fleetwood was a prime example on why replays should be scrapped.

"The game needed it, my team needed it and I needed it as well".

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