Cameron Carter-Vickers ascendancy through the Tottenham system continued with yet another positive performance on Sunday in FA Cup action.
Frequently named to the team’s bench in Premier League action, the young American centerback took his chance in cup play on Sunday, playing a full 90 minutes in a win over Aston Villa. Carter-Vickers and the Tottenham defense preserved a clean sheet, as Spurs advanced through second half goals from Ben Davies and Heung-Min Son.
Brad Guzan also preserved a clean sheet on Sunday as he returned in net for Middlesbrough for the second time in a week. The U.S. Men’s National Team goalkeeper helped Boro overcome a red card as the Premier League club toppled Sheffield Wednesday, 3-0.
Elsewhere, Edgar Castillo played a majority of Monterrey’s thrilling win over Puebla, while Tim Ream helped marshal Fulham past Cardiff City.
Here’s a closer look at Sunday’s results:
Tim Ream started and played 90 minutes in Fulham’s 2-1 win over Cardiff City.
Brad Guzan started and played 90 minutes in Middlesbrough’s 3-0 win over Sheffield Wednesday.
Cameron Carter-Vickers started and played 90 minutes in Tottenham’s 2-0 win over Aston Villa.
Josh Perez and Fiorentina’s visit to Pescara was postponed due to weather.
Edgar Castillo started and played 59 minutes in Monterrey’s 3-2 win over Puebla.