Fleetwood boss Rosler has the recipe for a FA Cup upset

They survived their own David and Goliath scare and now Fleetwood Town are at the opposite end of the scale

Friday, 5th January 2018, 11:08 am
Updated Friday, 5th January 2018, 8:30 pm
Uwe Rosler

Town needed an FA Cup replay to get past Hereford FC and clinch a first competitive clash with a Premier League club as they host Leicester City tomorrow.

Head coach Uwe Rosler, who has a history of orchestrating FA Cup upsets, sees no reason why lightning cannot strike twice.

He said: “The importance of that (Hereford win) you can see already; with that sort of income that makes also things happen in the transfer market.

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Uwe Rosler

“Going into the Leicester game, I’ve been there before with Brentford; when we played against Chelsea, we took them to Stamford Bridge for a replay.

“I’ve been there with Wigan when we eliminated three Premier League teams as a Championship team.

“There is always hope, always a chance. Everything has to be spot on to go your way.

“For us everything has to fall in place to give ourselves a chance for a replay or for a massive sensation.”

Uwe Rosler