The Reds goalkeeper played another full match as Steve Bruce’s men came from behind to snatch a crucial win, thanks to Nick Proschwitz’s second goal in the 90th minute.
“For me it was the right result,” Bruce explained. “I thought we were the only team who were trying to win it. To score in the last couple of minutes is always great.”
In League One, Reece Brown could do little to prevent his Coventry City side losing 2-1 to high-flying Notts County, who extended their unbeaten league away run to 14 games.
The Sky Blues, also managed by a former United player, Mark Robins, are now placed 21st in the table, sitting precariously in the relegation zone with just 11 points from 13 games.
“At times, we're really naïve,” Robins said. “We're a fairly young squad, but when we come up against senior professionals they know every trick in
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Fabio - QPR
Ben Amos - Hull City
John Cofie - Sheffield United
Reece Brown - Coventry City
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