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At temperatures above 1073K coke can be used to reduce FeO to Fe. How can you justify this reduction with Ellingham diagram?

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As per Ellingham diagram at temperatures greater than 1073 K ΔG (C, CO) < ΔG (Fe, FeO). Hence coke can reduce FeO to Fe.

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