3 days after being dethroned because the champions of England, Manchester Town will sq. off with Newcastle United within the quarter-final conflict of the FA Cup at St James’ Park on Sunday.
Manchester Town slumped to a disappointing 1-2 defeat by the hands of Chelsea on Thursday, a end result which formally passed the Premier League name to Liverpool.
The Pep Guardiola-led aspect will glance to rebound strongly from the defeat and proceed their bid to retain the FA Cup name in opposition to Newcastle.
If Manchester Town suffered any other defeat on Sunday, it might see them lose 3 successive away video games for the primary time since October 2016.
Newcastle United, however, will head into the FA Cup fit after a 1-1 draw in opposition to Aston Villa within the Premier League.
Previous to that, Newcastle overwhelmed Sheffield United 3-Zero in any other EPL tie at St James’ Park.
The fit will happen at the back of closed doorways with out spectators because of the goverment pointers on massive accumulating amid coronavirus pandemic.
The FA Cup quarter-final tie will probably be held at 11:00 p.m IST and will probably be broadcast on Sony TEN 2 and Sony TEN 2 HD.
Heading into the conflict, Newcastle grasp an edge over Manchester Town, having one six out in their earlier 8 ties between the 2 facets within the FA Cup.
Newcastle imaginable beginning lineup: Karl Darlow, DeAndre Yedlin, Fabian Schar, Jamaal Lascelles, Federico Fernandez, Danny Rose; Miguel Almiron, Isaac Hayden, Jonjo Shelvey, Saint-Maximin; Andy Carroll
Manchester Town imaginable beginning lineup: Ederson Santana de Moraes, Joao Cancelo, Nicolas Otamendi, Eric Garcia, Oleksandr Zinchenko; Kevin De Bruyne, Rodri, D Silva; Bernardo Silva, Gabriel Jesus, Leroy Sane