Man City cruise past Fulham in the FA Cup. Mahrez scored a brace.


Manchester City beat Fulham (4-1) to book themselves a place in the next round.

The match was quite even for the first 10 minutes, both teams shared 50% possession scoring a goal each. In fact Fulham looked a lot comfortable on the ball in the first quarter of the match.

Fulham celebrating their goal. Image credits:all football

Fabio Carvalho of Fulham opened the scoring in the 4th minute, with Ilkay Gundogan cancelling it out in the 6th. Defender John Stones scored with a header from the corner in the 13th minute giving citizens a 2-1 lead.

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As the match proceeded forward citizens started controlling the game quite swiftly with Riyad Mahrez scoring a brace in the second half which included a penalty.

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Now, Manchester City are in to the next round in the FA Cup and are leading the Premier League table very comfortably.

Guordiola’s men are a huge favourites for the champions League title this year as the round of 16 tie against Sporting cp is approaching.

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