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VIDEO: Connor Jennings hits sensational volley to give Tranmere lead over Southport

Connor Jennings has stunned the nation after scoring two goals to help given Tranmere Rovers a 2-0 lead over Southport in the FA Cup tonight.

The first was an absolute beauty when he hit a long range volley from outside the area and right over the leaping goalkeeper to make it 1-0 after 14 minutes.

Take a look at the impressive goal on the video below…

Jennings then got his and Tranmere’s second of the night just before half time and it was yet another volley.

This one came from inside the box when he connected with Jake Caprice’s cross from the right.

The scoreline remained until the referee blew the final whistle, which meant League Two Tranmere knocked out National League North side Southport and booked a home tie against Tottenham Hotspur in the FA Cup Third Round.

Following the first stunner, viewers watching the game quickly took to Twitter to applaud Jennings, who went on to fly up the United Kingdom trends list – take a look at how people reacted on the next page.


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