Arsenal beats Liverpool in a thriller to qualify for quarter-finals of FA Cup
LONDON: Arsenal has booked their place in the quarter final of FA Cup with a thrilling win 2-1 against Liverpool at Emirates Stadium, ARY News reported.
Arsenal’s striker Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain opened the score or his team in the sixteenth minute of the game and Arsenal persisted their lead until the end of the first half.
Lukas Podolski made it 2-0 for the increasingly confident Gunners early in the second half, but Steven Gerrard reduced Liverpool's arrears from the penalty spot after Luis Suarez was fouled in the 59th minute.
Luis Suarez had another strong penalty appeal turned down as Liverpool applied the pressure, but Arsenal held on in a thrilling finale to set up a home clash with Everton in the next round.