Everton scraped through the FA Youth Cup third round with Ross Barkley on target as they beat Crystal Palace 2-1.
Crystal Palace took the lead inside the first ten minutes through Alex Wynter and once pegged back the London side managed to take the Toffees into extra-time. Unfortunately for them the away side capitalized during that period and walked away with the victory.
Southampton thrashed Sheffield United 7-0 with a brace from Jordan Sinclair and individual efforts from Jordan Turnbull, Calum Chambers, Sam McQueen, Joe Curtis and James Ward-Prowse.
Brighton and Hove Albion provided the biggest shock of the round as they beat Aston Villa 2-1 and Swindon also surprised neutrals by beating Birmingham City 2-1.
Full FA Youth Cup Third Round Results 12/12/11 & 13/12/11
Brighton & Hove Albion 1 – 0 Aston Villa
Norwich City 5 – 0 Oldham Athletic