WATCH: APIA stun Wanderers to reach Quarter Finals

APIA Leichhardt caused the first FFA Cupset of 2021 on Tuesday night with a nail-biting 2-1 win over Western Sydney Wanderers at Leichhardt Oval. 

Former Wanderers trialist Jason Romero opened the scoring for APIA in the first half after the home side capitalised on a Ziggy Gordon error. 

Tynan Diaz then scored one of the best long-range goals in FFA Cup history with a stunning lob over Wanderers goalkeeper Daniel Margush. 

It proved to be the winner, with Wanderers' goal with 20 minutes to go not enough to spark a comeback. 

APIA will now welcome Central Coast Mariners in the Quarter Finals, with match details to be confirmed shortly. 

Watch all the highlights in the video player above. 


FFA Cup 2021 Round of 16: APIA Leichhardt v Western Sydney Wanderers
Leichhardt Oval, Sydney
Tuesday, 7 December 2021
Attendance: 4,171

APIA Leichhardt - 2 (Jason Romero 27', Tynan Diaz 61')
Western Sydney Wanderers - 1 (Tass Mourdoukoutas 70')