Wolves sack Stale Solbakken after FA Cup exit to Luton

  • 6 January 2013
Alex Lawless celebrates scoring for Luton
Image caption Alex Lawless celebrates scoring for Luton

Championship side Wolves have sacked their manager after their shock FA Cup third round exit to non-league side Luton on Saturday.

Luton beat Wolves 1-0 on Saturday thanks to a goal from Alex Lawless.

Doncaster boss Dean Saunders could replace Stale Solbakken, who'd only been Wolves manager for six months.

Image caption Matthew Barnes-Homer (centre) scored for Macclesfield

Elsewhere, non-league Macclesfield have made it to the fourth round for the first time ever, after knocking out Championship leaders Cardiff 2-1.

Championship side Brighton have booted out Premier League side Newcastle 2-0.

Image caption Robin van Persie celebrates keeping United in the FA Cup

Manchester United narrowly avoided being knocked out by West Ham, after Robin van Persie equalised in injury time to make it 2-2, forcing a replay.