Alexandre Lacazette draws a penalty against Sheffield United, Nicolas Pepe scores – FA Cup

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The FA Cup match between Arsenal and Sheffield United is a close one and the only goal separating both teams is a penalty kick.    Arsenal forward Alexandre Lacazette was fouled right on the line of the box and the referred blew for a penalty.  The foul was conceded by Chris Basham, A Sheffield United payer and the foul led to the lone goal far in the game.  (25 minutes left in the game). 

Video of Nicolas Pepe penalty v Sheffield United.

Pepe put the ball to the far side near the post and Arsenal is now up by one goal. Arsenal 1 – Sheffield United 0. However, Arsenal’s defense continues to struggle. Sheffield United has had many good chances but they were unable to convert.

Keynotes from the match.

  • VAR Decision: No Goal Sheffield United 0-0 Arsenal.

Goal! Sheffield United 0, Arsenal 1. Nicolas Pépé (Arsenal) converts the penalty with a left footed shot to the bottom right corner.
  • Goal! Sheffield United 0, Arsenal 1. Nicolas Pépé (Arsenal) converts the penalty with a left footed shot to the bottom right corner.
  • John Fleck (Sheffield United) Yellow Card at 31′
  • Sander Berge (Sheffield United) Substitution at 35′
  • VAR Decision: No Goal Sheffield United 0-1 Arsenal.
  • Goal! Sheffield United 1, Arsenal 1. David McGoldrick (Sheffield United) right footed shot from very close range to the centre of the goal.