Skip to main content

Martial’s stoppage-time goal sends Man U past Everton in FA Cup semis

All the highlights from Manchester United’s last-minute 2–1 win against Everton in the FA Cup semifinals
  • Author:
  • Publish date:

Get breaking news and SI’s biggest stories instantly. Download the new Sports Illustrated app (iOS or Android) and personalize your experience by following your favorite teams and SI writers.

Manchester United are bound for the FA cup final, after Anthony Martial scored a stoppage-time goal for a late 2–1 lead over Everton.

It was a hectic end to a hectic game, the 20-year-old Martial taking the ball in the box late, splitting the defense and slotting into the bottom-right corner to seal up the victory. 

Reviewing the rest of what happened: Marouane Fellaini opened the scoring in the 33rd minute off a diagonal-back from Martial, giving United a 1–0 lead.

Scroll to Continue

SI Recommends

Early in the second half, David De Gea made a pivotal penalty save to deny Romelo Lukaku a tying goal.

In the 64th minute, an handball went uncalled on Phil Jagielka that could have given United another chance to score.

Everton would tie things up off a Chris Smalling deflected own-goal in the 75th minute.

United advances to the FA Cup to face the winner of Watford and Crystal Palace.