The Cityzens advance to the fourth round of the FA Cup in style!
FULL-TIME AT THE COUNTY GROUND STADIUM: Swindon Town 1-4 Manchester City
FULL-TIME AT THE ALLIANZ ARENA: Bayern Munich 1-2 Borussia Monchengladbach
GOOOAAALLLL!!! Swindon Town 1-4 Manchester City (C. Palmer)
GOOOAAALLL!!! Swindon 1-3 Manchester City ( H. McKirdy)
62′ MIN: Gabriel Jesus MISSES from the spot!!!
PENALTY!!! To Manchester City
GOOOAALLLLL!!! Swindon Town 0-3 Manchester City (I. Gundogan)
SECOND HALF UNDERWAY AT THE ALLIANZ ARENA: Bayern Munich 1-2 Borussia Monchengladbach
28′ MIN: City’s press pays off and a combination between Kevin de Bruyne and Gabriel Jesus puts the visitors two goals to the good.
GOOOOAAAALLLL!!! Swindon Town 0-2 Manchester City (G. Jesus)
HALF-TIME AT THE ALLIANZ ARENA: Bayern Munich 1-2 Borussia Monchengladbach
14′ MIN: The visitors are in front UNSURPRISINGLY! Bernardo Silva gives the Cityzens the lead.
GOOOOOAAALLL!!! Swindon Town 0-1 Manchester City (B. Silva)
31′ MIN: Stefan Lainer gives the visitors a shock lead. Spoiler alert???
GOOAAAALLLL!!! Bayern Munich 1-2 Borussia Monchengladbach (S. Lainer)
Bayern’s goal tonight means that they have now scored in each of their last 65 games in the Bundesliga, equalling the record set by themselves between 2012-2014.
KICK-OFF AT THE COUNTY GROUND STADIUM: Swindon Town 0-0 Manchester City
Elsewhere at the Allianz Arena in Munich, reigning league champions Bayern Munich are currently playing out a 1-1 draw – with Robert Lewandowski giving the Bavarians the lead while Neuhaus levelled matters for the visitors.
As for the reigning Premier League champions who are without manager Pep Guardiola due to a positive Covid-19 test result, they have made four changes to the side that featured last time out.
Here is the line-up for the hosts, who will definitely be hoping for an upset on their superior visitors.
Like we all know, the English FA Cup is the oldest cup competition in the world and has always served us treats, excitement and upsets. But tonight’s David vs Goliath fixture between Swindon and Man City certainly doesn’t feel like an upset might be on the cards.
Hello and a pleasant evening to you! Welcome to another exciting coverage of Apex Football’s Friday Night Football as lower league side Swindon Town welcomes their more illustrious visitors Manchester City in an FA Cup third round tie set to hold at the County Ground Stadium.