Marouane Fellaini: 'Everton are motivated for FA Cup'

Marouane Fellaini celebrates scoring Everton's fifth goal against Cheltenham in the FA Cup on January 7, 2013
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Marouane Fellaini insists that Everton are 'hugely motivated' for Saturday's FA Cup quarter-final against Wigan Athletic at Goodison Park.

Marouane Fellaini has insisted that Everton are 'hugely motivated' for their FA Cup quarter-final against Wigan Athletic on Saturday.

The Toffees welcome the Latics to Goodison Park looking to reach the semi-finals of the competition for the second consecutive year.

"Everybody has a big motivation for this game," Fellaini told the club's official website. "There is a big chance for Everton and the players.

"Every day the players come in and work hard for this, so I hope we can go to the semi-finals this season."

Everton's last appearance in an FA Cup final came in 2009 when they were beaten 2-1 by Chelsea.

Marouane Fellaini celebrates after scoring the opener for his team on December 1, 2012
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