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Wednesday 30 September 2020
Manchester City took a new step in defending its title in the English Professional League Cup by winning 3-0 at Burnley today, Wednesday, in the round of sixteen for the tournament, which today also witnessed Manchester United’s victory over Brighton 3-0 and Everton against West Ham 4/1 and Newcastle On penalties, host Newport County.
Manchester City made its way to the quarter-finals of the tournament with a big victory over Burnley with three goals by Raheem Sterling in the 35th and 49th minutes and Ferran Torres in the 65th minute.
Manchester United also caught up with the convoy of qualifiers through the big victory over Brighton with 3 goals scored by Scott Mictominay, Juan Mata and Paul Pogba in the 44th, 73rd and 80th minutes.
Dominic Calvert Lewin scored three goals (a hat-trick), leading Everton to victory over West Ham 4/1 and qualifying for the quarter-finals.
Calvert Leoni scored his three goals in the 11th, 78th and 84th minutes, and his colleague Richarlison de Andrade scored the other goal in the 56th minute, while Robert Snodgrass scored the only goal for West Ham at the start of the second half.
Newcastle escaped the ambush of its host Newport County and qualified for the quarter-finals of the tournament by beating Newport 5/4 on penalties after the two teams drew 1/1 in the round of sixteen for the tournament.
Newcastle booked his seat in the quarter-finals with difficulty and through penalties, after he was a few minutes away from the tournament.
Newport, who is active in the third division, advanced with a very early goal by Tristan Abraham in the fifth minute.
During the penalty shootout at Rodney Parade, Guilenton missed Newcastle’s second kick, then Ryan Taylor missed Newport’s fourth kick, extending the penalty shootout to a sixth kick for both teams, as Shane Longstaff scored for Newcastle, while Brandon Cooper missed Newport’s sixth kick when Alia knocked her out. .