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BEN WATSON WINS GOAL OF THE FIFTH ROUND

Cardiff Wigan Watson FA Cup

Cardiff City v Wigan Athletic - Ben Watson celebrates his 35-yard free kick in the FA Cup.

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15:06 20th March 2014

by Latics Staff

FA Cup Goal of the Fifth Round makes Ben Watson Latics' third thefa.com winner.

Ben Watson's stunning free kick in the FA Cup with Budweiser Fifth Round against Cardiff City has made him Latics' third winner of the season from the FA's online polls.

Watson beat off competition from Craig Gardner, Lukas Podolski, Stevan Jovetic and Leonardo Ulloa, to win the vote with 56%.

He joins Roger Espinoza and Ali Al Habsi as Wigan Athletic's winners, with the Honduras international winning Goal of the Fifth Round for his sumptious strike against MK Dons at the DW Stadium and the Omani stopper who claimed Player of the Fourth Round for his performance against Crystal Palace.

You can watch Ben's goal and highlights from the fifth round by [clicking here].

You can also read the full story on thefa.com by [clicking here].

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