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Liverpool 3-0 Exeter: Sheyi Ojo and Joao Carlos Teixeira seal win for Reds

Published 20/01/2016

Liverpool's English midfielder Oluwaseyi Ojo (R) is congratulated by Liverpool's Zaire-born Belgian striker Christian Benteke (L) after he scores their second goal during the English FA Cup third round replay football match between Liverpool and Exeter City at Anfield in Liverpool, north west England on January 20, 2016. AFP/Getty Images
Liverpool's English midfielder Oluwaseyi Ojo (R) is congratulated by Liverpool's Zaire-born Belgian striker Christian Benteke (L) after he scores their second goal during the English FA Cup third round replay football match between Liverpool and Exeter City at Anfield in Liverpool, north west England on January 20, 2016. AFP/Getty Images
Liverpool's Sheyi Ojo (right) celebrates with Liverpool's Christian Benteke after scoring his side's second goal of the game during the Emirates FA Cup, third round replay at Anfield, Liverpool. PA
Liverpool's Sheyi Ojo (hidden) celebrates with teammates after scoring his side's second goal of the game during the Emirates FA Cup, third round replay at Anfield, Liverpool. PA
Liverpool's Sheyi Ojo (right) celebrates with teammates after scoring his side's second goal of the game during the Emirates FA Cup, third round replay at Anfield, Liverpool. PA
Liverpool's Joe Allen celebrates scoring his side's first goal of the game during the Emirates FA Cup, third round replay at Anfield, Liverpool. PA
Exeter City's English midfielder David Wheeler (L) vies with Liverpool's Spanish defender Jose Enrique during the English FA Cup third round replay football match between Liverpool and Exeter City at Anfield in Liverpool, north west England on January 20, 2016. AFP PHOTO / PAUL ELLIS RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE. No use with unauthorized audio, video, data, fixture lists, club/league logos or 'live' services. Online in-match use limited to 75 images, no video emulation. No use in betting, games or single club/league/player publications.PAUL ELLIS/AFP/Getty Images
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LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - JANUARY 20: Kevin Stewart of Liverpool holds off Alex Nicholls of Exeter City during The Emirates FA Cup Third Round Replay match between Liverpool and Exeter City at Anfield on January 20, 2016 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)
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Liverpool's Zaire-born Belgian striker Christian Benteke (R) misses with this headed attempt on goal during the English FA Cup third round replay football match between Liverpool and Exeter City at Anfield in Liverpool, north west England on January 20, 2016. AFP PHOTO / PAUL ELLIS RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE. No use with unauthorized audio, video, data, fixture lists, club/league logos or 'live' services. Online in-match use limited to 75 images, no video emulation. No use in betting, games or single club/league/player publications.PAUL ELLIS/AFP/Getty Images
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Maiden Liverpool goals for youngsters Sheyi Ojo and Joao Carlos Teixeira sealed a 3-0 FA Cup third-round replay victory over Exeter.

Midfielder Joe Allen's second in as many matches had set the Reds on their way to a home meeting with West Ham a week on Saturday but it was members of Jurgen Klopp's reserves who finished the job.

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp is expected to rotate his squad for Wednesday's FA Cup third-round replay. PA
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp is expected to rotate his squad for Wednesday's FA Cup third-round replay. PA

The way in which teenage substitute Ojo, recalled early from a loan spell with Wolves, curled a brilliant effort past Bobby Olejnik provided a lesson in finishing for an out-of-sorts Christian Benteke who looked anything but a £32million Belgium international against a League Two defence.

Klopp made three changes from the scratch side he fielded in the previous tie, bringing in some experience in goalkeeper Simon Mignolet, Allen and Jordon Ibe while handing Tiago Ilori, Brad Smith and Kevin Stewart their senior Anfield debuts.

Confidence shown by the likes of youngsters Joao Carlos Teixeira, whose sublime cross with the outside of his right foot was among his many contributions, Cameron Brannagan and Brad Smith was not so evident in Benteke.

He was hailed pre-match by Klopp as "a complete striker" as the German offered a defence for the summer signing's troubles but he looked far from it.

His one telling contribution of the first half was to exchange passes with Smith to allow the Australian to cross for Allen's goal in a well-worked move and he also had a hand in Teixeira's goal late on.

There were far more entries in his debit column, however, as he failed to impose himself on a League Two defence and failing to hit the target with his close-range header from an inviting Teixeira cross - a chance he used to put away with his eyes closed for Aston Villa - highlighted his troubles.

There were other examples though: a mis-hit shot from the edge of the penalty area, a free header into the side-netting, a mis-control knocking the ball out for a goal-kick prompting 'What a waste of money' chants from visiting fans in the Anfield Road end and - with the last chance of the game - fluffing his lines after rounding Olejnik on the counter-attack.

For a man of such physical size Benteke was also out-muscled too easily, with Troy Brown easing him off the ball as he charged through on goal in the second half.

Exeter City's Matt Oakley applauds the fans after the final whistle during the Emirates FA Cup, third round match at St James Park, Exeter. PA
Exeter City's Matt Oakley applauds the fans after the final whistle during the Emirates FA Cup, third round match at St James Park, Exeter. PA
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EXETER, ENGLAND - JANUARY 08: Joao Carlos Teixeira of Liverpool evades Alex Nicholls of Exeter City during the Emirates FA Cup third round match between Exeter City and Liverpool at St James Park on January 8, 2016 in Exeter, England. (Photo by Dan Mullan/Getty Images)
EXETER, ENGLAND - JANUARY 08: Alex Nicholls of Exeter City (14) reacts as Brad Smith of Liverpool (C) celebrates scoring their second goal with Pedro Chirivella (68) during the Emirates FA Cup third round match between Exeter City and Liverpool at St James Park on January 8, 2016 in Exeter, England. (Photo by Dan Mullan/Getty Images)
EXETER, ENGLAND - JANUARY 08: Joao Carlos Teixeira of Liverpool and Alex Nicholls of Exeter City battle for the ball during the Emirates FA Cup third round match between Exeter City and Liverpool at St James Park on January 8, 2016 in Exeter, England. (Photo by Dan Mullan/Getty Images)
EXETER, ENGLAND - JANUARY 08: Paul Tisdale manager of Exeter City (R) signals as Lee Holmes of Exeter City (3L) celebrates with team mates as he scores their second goal during the Emirates FA Cup third round match between Exeter City and Liverpool at St James Park on January 8, 2016 in Exeter, England. (Photo by Dan Mullan/Getty Images)
EXETER, ENGLAND - JANUARY 08: Brad Smith of Liverpool (44) scores their second goal during the Emirates FA Cup third round match between Exeter City and Liverpool at St James Park on January 8, 2016 in Exeter, England. (Photo by Dan Mullan/Getty Images)
EXETER, ENGLAND - JANUARY 08: Alex Nicholls of Exeter City (14) reacts as Brad Smith of Liverpool (C) celebrates scoring their second goal with Pedro Chirivella (68) during the Emirates FA Cup third round match between Exeter City and Liverpool at St James Park on January 8, 2016 in Exeter, England. (Photo by Dan Mullan/Getty Images)
EXETER, ENGLAND - JANUARY 08: Lee Holmes of Exeter City (C) celebrates with team mates as he scores their second goal during the Emirates FA Cup third round match between Exeter City and Liverpool at St James Park on January 8, 2016 in Exeter, England. (Photo by Dan Mullan/Getty Images)
EXETER, ENGLAND - JANUARY 08: Lee Holmes of Exeter City (C) celebrates with team mates as he scores their second goal during the Emirates FA Cup third round match between Exeter City and Liverpool at St James Park on January 8, 2016 in Exeter, England. (Photo by Dan Mullan/Getty Images)
EXETER, ENGLAND - JANUARY 08: Jerome Sinclair of Liverpool (2R) beats goalkeeper Robert Olejnik of Exeter City to score their first and equalising goal during the Emirates FA Cup third round match between Exeter City and Liverpool at St James Park on January 8, 2016 in Exeter, England. (Photo by Dan Mullan/Getty Images)
EXETER, ENGLAND - JANUARY 08: Jerome Sinclair of Liverpool holds off Jordan Tillson of Exeter City during the Emirates FA Cup third round match between Exeter City and Liverpool at St James Park on January 8, 2016 in Exeter, England. (Photo by Dan Mullan/Getty Images)
EXETER, ENGLAND - JANUARY 08: Ryan Kent of Liverpool battles with David Noble of Exeter City during the Emirates FA Cup third round match between Exeter City and Liverpool at St James Park on January 8, 2016 in Exeter, England. (Photo by Dan Mullan/Getty Images)
EXETER, ENGLAND - JANUARY 08: Ryan Kent of Liverpool battles with David Noble of Exeter City during the Emirates FA Cup third round match between Exeter City and Liverpool at St James Park on January 8, 2016 in Exeter, England. (Photo by Dan Mullan/Getty Images)
EXETER, ENGLAND - JANUARY 08: Connor Randall of Liverpool looks dejected as Tom Nichols of Exeter City celebrates scoring their opening goal during the Emirates FA Cup third round match between Exeter City and Liverpool at St James Park on January 8, 2016 in Exeter, England. (Photo by Dan Mullan/Getty Images)
EXETER, ENGLAND - JANUARY 08: Christian Benteke of Liverpool (9) reacts as Tom Nichols of Exeter City scores the opening goal during the Emirates FA Cup third round match between Exeter City and Liverpool at St James Park on January 8, 2016 in Exeter, England. (Photo by Dan Mullan/Getty Images)
EXETER, ENGLAND - JANUARY 08: Ryan Kent of Liverpool holds off Craig Woodman of Exeter City during the Emirates FA Cup third round match between Exeter City and Liverpool at St James Park on January 8, 2016 in Exeter, England. (Photo by Dan Mullan/Getty Images)
EXETER, ENGLAND - JANUARY 08: Ryan Kent of Liverpool takes on Jordan Tillson of Exeter City during the Emirates FA Cup third round match between Exeter City and Liverpool at St James Park on January 8, 2016 in Exeter, England. (Photo by Dan Mullan/Getty Images)
EXETER, ENGLAND - JANUARY 08: Jerome Sinclair of Liverpool beats Jordan Moore-Taylor of Exeter City (15) to score their first and equalising goal during the Emirates FA Cup third round match between Exeter City and Liverpool at St James Park on January 8, 2016 in Exeter, England. (Photo by Dan Mullan/Getty Images)
EXETER, ENGLAND - JANUARY 08: Jerome Sinclair of Liverpool holds off Jordan Tillson of Exeter City during the Emirates FA Cup third round match between Exeter City and Liverpool at St James Park on January 8, 2016 in Exeter, England. (Photo by Dan Mullan/Getty Images)
EXETER, ENGLAND - JANUARY 08: Ryan Kent of Liverpool takes on Jordan Tillson of Exeter City during the Emirates FA Cup third round match between Exeter City and Liverpool at St James Park on January 8, 2016 in Exeter, England. (Photo by Dan Mullan/Getty Images)
Exeter City's David Noble (right) and Liverpool's Cameron Brannagan battle for the ball during the Emirates FA Cup, third round match at St James Park, Exeter. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Friday January 8, 2016. See PA story SOCCER Exeter. Photo credit should read: David Davies/PA Wire. RESTRICTIONS: EDITORIAL USE ONLY No use with unauthorised audio, video, data, fixture lists, club/league logos or "live" services. Online in-match use limited to 75 images, no video emulation. No use in betting, games or single club/league/player publications.
Liverpool's Ryan Kent (left) and Exeter City's Jordan Tillson battle for the ball during the Emirates FA Cup, third round match at St James Park, Exeter. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Friday January 8, 2016. See PA story SOCCER Exeter. Photo credit should read: David Davies/PA Wire. RESTRICTIONS: EDITORIAL USE ONLY No use with unauthorised audio, video, data, fixture lists, club/league logos or "live" services. Online in-match use limited to 75 images, no video emulation. No use in betting, games or single club/league/player publications.
Liverpool's Ryan Kent (left) and Exeter City's Craig Woodman (right) battle for the ball during the Emirates FA Cup, third round match at St James Park, Exeter. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Friday January 8, 2016. See PA story SOCCER Exeter. Photo credit should read: David Davies/PA Wire. RESTRICTIONS: EDITORIAL USE ONLY No use with unauthorised audio, video, data, fixture lists, club/league logos or "live" services. Online in-match use limited to 75 images, no video emulation. No use in betting, games or single club/league/player publications.
EXETER, ENGLAND - JANUARY 08: Jerome Sinclair of Liverpool holds off Jordan Tillson of Exeter City during the Emirates FA Cup third round match between Exeter City and Liverpool at St James Park on January 8, 2016 in Exeter, England. (Photo by Dan Mullan/Getty Images)
EXETER, ENGLAND - JANUARY 08: Ryan Kent of Liverpool battles with David Noble of Exeter City during the Emirates FA Cup third round match between Exeter City and Liverpool at St James Park on January 8, 2016 in Exeter, England. (Photo by Dan Mullan/Getty Images)
EXETER, ENGLAND - JANUARY 08: Ryan Kent of Liverpool battles with David Noble of Exeter City during the Emirates FA Cup third round match between Exeter City and Liverpool at St James Park on January 8, 2016 in Exeter, England. (Photo by Dan Mullan/Getty Images)
EXETER, ENGLAND - JANUARY 08: Connor Randall of Liverpool looks dejected as Tom Nichols of Exeter City celebrates scoring their opening goal during the Emirates FA Cup third round match between Exeter City and Liverpool at St James Park on January 8, 2016 in Exeter, England. (Photo by Dan Mullan/Getty Images)
EXETER, ENGLAND - JANUARY 08: Christian Benteke of Liverpool (9) reacts as Tom Nichols of Exeter City scores the opening goal during the Emirates FA Cup third round match between Exeter City and Liverpool at St James Park on January 8, 2016 in Exeter, England. (Photo by Dan Mullan/Getty Images)
EXETER, ENGLAND - JANUARY 08: Ryan Kent of Liverpool holds off Craig Woodman of Exeter City during the Emirates FA Cup third round match between Exeter City and Liverpool at St James Park on January 8, 2016 in Exeter, England. (Photo by Dan Mullan/Getty Images)
EXETER, ENGLAND - JANUARY 08: Ryan Kent of Liverpool takes on Jordan Tillson of Exeter City during the Emirates FA Cup third round match between Exeter City and Liverpool at St James Park on January 8, 2016 in Exeter, England. (Photo by Dan Mullan/Getty Images)
EXETER, ENGLAND - JANUARY 08: Jerome Sinclair of Liverpool beats Jordan Moore-Taylor of Exeter City (15) to score their first and equalising goal during the Emirates FA Cup third round match between Exeter City and Liverpool at St James Park on January 8, 2016 in Exeter, England. (Photo by Dan Mullan/Getty Images)
EXETER, ENGLAND - JANUARY 08: Jerome Sinclair of Liverpool holds off Jordan Tillson of Exeter City during the Emirates FA Cup third round match between Exeter City and Liverpool at St James Park on January 8, 2016 in Exeter, England. (Photo by Dan Mullan/Getty Images)
EXETER, ENGLAND - JANUARY 08: Ryan Kent of Liverpool takes on Jordan Tillson of Exeter City during the Emirates FA Cup third round match between Exeter City and Liverpool at St James Park on January 8, 2016 in Exeter, England. (Photo by Dan Mullan/Getty Images)
EXETER, ENGLAND - JANUARY 08: Christian Benteke of Liverpool (9) reacts as Tom Nichols of Exeter City scores the opening goal during the Emirates FA Cup third round match between Exeter City and Liverpool at St James Park on January 8, 2016 in Exeter, England. (Photo by Dan Mullan/Getty Images)
EXETER, ENGLAND - JANUARY 08: Jerome Sinclair of Liverpool beats Jordan Moore-Taylor of Exeter City (15) to score their first and equalising goal during the Emirates FA Cup third round match between Exeter City and Liverpool at St James Park on January 8, 2016 in Exeter, England. (Photo by Dan Mullan/Getty Images)

Around him others continued to flourish with Allen scoring in back-to-back games for the first time since October 2011 for Swansea when he converted Smith's cut-back, having snatched a last-minute equaliser against Arsenal a week ago.

Either side of half-time Ibe fizzed one shot just over and had another clawed back from almost behind the line by Bobby Olejnik.

But the goalkeeper could do nothing about Ojo's superb individual 75th minute strike as he shifted the ball onto his left foot and curled a shot into the far top corner.

With Exeter, who managed just one shot on target and barely threatened, tiring fast, fellow substitute Teixeira benefited from some nifty footwork from Benteke to cap a memorable night for Klopp's youngsters.

The other positive of the night was the return of Jon Flanagan as a second-half substitute 619 days after his last appearance after recovering from two knee operations.

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