Burnley (AP) – In the English League Cup, starter Pep Guardiola is on his way to success with Manchester City.
The tables-13. the Premier League won 3-0 (1-0) at Burnley FC and reached the quarter-finals. Raheem Sterling with a brace (35th, 49th) and Ferran Torres (65th) ensured the sovereign success with their hits. Midfielder Kevin De Bruyne, who on Thursday, like goalkeeper Manuel Neuer and FC Bayern Munich striker Robert Lewandowski, was elected Europe’s Footballer of the Year, was replaced in the 64th minute.
City rival Manchester United also celebrated a 3-0 (1-0) victory over competition rivals Brighton & Hove Albion. Scott McTominay (44th), Juan Mata (73rd) and Paul Pogba (80th) scored the goals for table-14. Earlier, Newcastle United had happily made the next round. Tenth of the Premier League, the Newport County Second Division won 5: 4 on penalties. After normal time it was 1: 1. Everton FC had no problems in their 4-1 (1-0) win over West Ham United. With three hits, Dominic Calvert-Lewin (11th, 78th, 84th) was the excellent man on the table in third.