Crawley FA Cup hero Nick Tsaroulla sheds tears in a live TV interview as he celebrates his first goal since the hell of the car crash that kept him away from football for a year
- League Two Crawley Town beat the Premier League Leeds 3-0 in the FA Cup
- Nick Tsaroulla started the huge murder with an excellent hit in the 50th minute
- The Bristol-born Cypriot was released by Spurs after a car accident in 2017
- Tsaroulla was later released from Brentford B before his breakthrough on Sunday
Emotions were high after Crawley Town sensationally knocked Leeds out of the FA Cup, no more than Nick Tsaroulla, who scored a heartwarming breakthrough.
The 21-year-old shocked Marcelo Bielsa’s side by scoring the goal on 50 minutes, overtaking Jamie Shackleton, charging into the box and firing a powerful shot deep into the far corner.
Tsaroulla rolled away in euphoria, revealing the emotions of a test trip. The winger’s injuries from a car accident in 2017 had halted his progression at Tottenham’s academy and resulted in his release after joining the club at age 12.