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Toffees too strong for Robins

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Toffees too strong for Robins (©GettyImages)
Toffees too strong for Robins (©GettyImages).

Everton reaped the rewards of fielding a virtual full-strength side as they defeated npower League Two side Cheltenham 5-1 in an FA Cup third-round tie at the Abbey Business Stadium.

Nikica Jelavic opened the scoring after 12 minutes and Leighton Baines doubled Everton's lead seven minutes later from the penalty spot.

Leon Osman made it 3-0 early in the second period and, after Russell Penn scored pulled one back, Seamus Coleman and Marouane Fellaini completed Everton's nap hand.

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Leon Osman
Russell Penn
Seamus Coleman
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Marouane Fellaini
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