Toffees ease past Villa

Next Story

Everton reached the FA Cup quarter-finals for the first time since 2002 with a surprisingly convincing 3-1 victory over an Aston Villa side who had not lost domestically since early November.

Jack Rodwell fired Everton into an early lead before James Milner equalised from the spot, all in the first eight minutes.

Then Mikel Arteta's penalty reclaimed the lead before the break, with Tim Cahill getting the clincher with 14 minutes left.

Copyright (c) PA Sport 2009, All Rights Reserved.

James Milner
Mikel Arteta
Premier League
Tim Cahill
Aston Villa
FA Cup
Jack Rodwell
Next Story

Read more