Everton beats Cheltenham 5-1 to advance in FA Cup

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Associated Press

Posted on January 7, 2013 at 4:04 PM

Updated Monday, Jan 7 at 4:05 PM

CHELTENHAM, England (AP) — Everton routed fourth-tier Cheltenham 5-1 Monday in the third round of FA Cup.

The Premier League club will face the winners of a replay between Sunderland and Bolton Wanderers in the fourth round.

Everton opened the scoring in the 12th minute with a goal from close range by Nikica Jelavic. Leighton Baines converted a 21st-minute penalty kick and Leon Osman scored four minutes into the second half.

Russell Penn pulled a goal back for the hosts, but Seamus Coleman scored on a lob for Everton's fourth goal. Marouane Fellaini completed the scoring in the 89th minute.

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