Tammy Abraham’s hattrick sends Chelsea through in FA Cup

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Tammy Abraham scored a hattrick as Chelsea beat second-tier aspect Luton 3-1 to achieve the fifth spherical of the FA Cup on Sunday.

The striker took his tally on the season to 11 by netting twice in seven first-half minutes. Jordan Clark profited from the struggling Kepa Arrizabalaga’s newest goalkeeping error to cut back the deficit to 2-1 on the half-hour earlier than Abraham struck once more in the 74th minute.

Timo Werner missed a late penalty in a irritating finish to his afternoon. Chelsea will play one other lower-league membership, Barnsley, in the spherical of 16.

This victory was essential for under-pressure supervisor Frank Lampard after 5 losses in eight Premier League video games.

Per week after they drew in the Premier League, Manchester United and Liverpool meet once more in the FA Cup with Juergen Klopp’s aspect struggling in its Premier League title protection. Also on Sunday, Leicester is at Brentford, Everton hosts Sheffield Wednesday and Fulham takes on Burnley.

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