Saturday 11 March 2017

FA Cup: Middlesbrough 0-2 Manchester City, as it happened in numbers

The last time Manchester City faced Middlesbrough in the FA Cup was in 2015 the Citizens lost 2-0

Manchester City are now the top scoring team left in the FA Cup this season (13 goals), with 8 different scorers finding the net

Sergio Aguero has scored 4 FA Cup goals this season for Man City equalling his best tally in a campaign for the club

Raheem Sterling has 2 goals and 5 assists in his 6 FA Cup games for Man City

David Silva has been directly involved in 5 FA Cup goals (2 goals, 3 assists), in his last 5 appearances in the competition

Before today, Middlesbrough had eliminated Manchester City in 4 of their last 5 FA Cup meetings



Middlesbrough: 31%
Manchester City: 69%


Middlesbrough: 9
Manchester City: 18


Middlesbrough: 3
Manchester City: 10


Middlesbrough: 1
Manchester City: 7


Middlesbrough: 19
Manchester City: 11

What's next?

The Citizens are heading to Wembley.

But for Middlesbrough, they have got to be more adventurous, they are currently playing a counter attacking game and, apart from Traore, they don't have the legs  to get forward quickly

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