Manchester City was startled by the Newport County League Two team, but in the second half Leroy Sane, Phil Foden (2) and Riyad Mahrez scored a 4-1 victory and a place in the quarter-finals of the FA Cup.
Newport almost scored in the 14th minute when Tyreeq Bakinson scored a long throw and the striker undoubtedly scored a goal. Only for Ederson managed to hit the gate and throw his head forward.
Six minutes later City was again scared when Joss Labadie shot wide of the goal.
Mahrez then had City's first real sight, but he did not fail at goalkeeper Joe Day. 19659002] Newport was in the back seat in the 34th minute, as Mahrez Day saved another time before Sane scored through a goal to make it 1
The city broke the deadlock six minutes after the break when Gabriel Jesus ran into Sane, whose shot Day hit in the face and shot over the goalkeeper into the empty net.
The gate was defiled. Newport and City had full control. Day made a grand parade to direct Danilo's efforts from an angle to the post.
Although O & # 39; Brien had to chase the ball for a long time in the second half, had a chance to equalize in the 73rd minute, but could only go into the hands of Ederson.
But two minutes later, the game was over when Foden picked up the ball in his own half, leaped forward and fired a day shot should have been better.
Sane almost saved his second, but Day from close range, and Jesus saw a shot from the edge of the area, which was easy to hold.
It looked as though a major grandstand would allow a defensive error by substitutes Aymeric Laporte and Nicolas Otamendi. Padr aig Amond wants to score his second goal in each round of the FA Cup this season.
However, 71 seconds later, Foden shot home with his second goal to make the tie safe again, and Mahrez was scored by John Stones. elapse in the last minute of downtime.