MANCHESTER CITY continue their quest to retain the FA Cup with a testing quarter-final clash against Newcastle.
Pep Guardiola’s side failed to win in both their last two trips to St James’ Park and were held to a 2-2 draw after a Jonjo Shelvey equaliser earlier this season.
FA Cup replays could be axed to ease the pressure on fixture congestion next termCredit: EPA
What time does Newcastle vs Man City kick off?
- Kick-off at St James Park is at 6.30pm BST.
What TV channel is Newcastle vs Man City on and can I live stream it?
- You can catch this game live and FREE on BBC ONE where coverage begins at 6pm.
- The draw for the semi-finals of the FA Cup will be made at half-time.
- If you want to stream, head to the BBC iPlayer where you can also choose to watch from the beginning.
Joelinton was back in the goals as Newcastle beat Sheffield United 3-0Credit: Reuters
What is the team news?
Both Matty Longstaff and Matt Ritchie will be monitored going into this class, while Isaac Hayden is also a game-time decision.
Fernandinho is suspended for Man City, while Sergio Aguero has undergone knee surgery and won’t be fit for the remainder of the season.
Phil Foden could return after missing the defeat against Chelsea.
- Newcastle to win – 12/1
- Draw at St James Park – 6/1
- Man City to win – 2/11
- Both teams to score – 21/20
*Odds from Ladbrokes and correct at time of publication.
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