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The two Australian goalkeepers were handed the gloves for their teams' respective cup fixtures at the weekend and did not disappoint

UK

In the fourth-round of the FA Cup, Bailey Wright played a full game for Preston North End as the League One side earned a 0-0 draw away to Championship club Nottingham Forest.

Goalkeeper Brad Jones was afforded a rare start and kept a clean a sheet as Liverpool eased to a 2-0 win away to Bournemouth.

And Mark Schwarzer also received the nod from manager Jose Mourinho as Chelsea defeated Stoke City 1-0.

In the handful of Championship games played, Rhys Williams saw out the full 90 minutes for Middlesbrough, as they lost 2-0 away to league leaders Leicester City.

In the Scottish Premiership, Dylan McGowan played from start to finish as his Hearts team won 2-1 away to Ross County. Jackson Irvine also enjoyed a good day at the office, with Kilmarnock seeing off the visit of Inverness Caledonian Thistle 2-0.


'PNE' hold Forest | Bailey Wright challenges Jamie Mackie
Europe

In the Belgian Pro League, Mat Ryan was powerless to prevent his Club Brugge team from losing 2-0 away to title rivals Anderlecht, who replaced the Australian goalkeeper's team in second place on the table after that win.

Jason Davidson played the full game in Heracles' 2-1 Eredivisie win at home to RKC Waalwijk, while Tommy Oar and Adam Sarota both completed 90 minutes in Utrecht's 1-0 loss at Roda JC.

In Italy's Serie B, Carl Valeri came on for the last four minutes of Ternana's 2-1 victory at Capri, in a winning debut for the midfielder following his switch from Sassuolo.

Asia

Alex Brosque played the full 90 minutes as Al Ain drew 1-1 at home to Al Dhafra in the United Arab Emirates, while Brett Holman was on the losing side as Al Nasr went down 3-1 at Al Ahli.

Dino Djulbic opened the scoring for Al Wahda away to Emirates, but his team ultimately surrendered their lead to lose 2-1.

On the bench

Adam Fedrici (Reading), Mitch Langerak (Borussia Dortmund), Caleb Patterson-Sewell (Gil Vicente)


Knocking out the Cherries | Brad Jones contests possession with Lewis Grabban

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