Manchester City seems to be in decent shape, they did, after all, six goals at Chelsea last weekend.
– It would be the biggest skrällen in FA cup history if we took us further, " says the newport manager Mike Flynn to the BBC ahead of Saturday's home meeting with Premier League giant.
the bottom half of the fourth division (League Two), but have skrällt in cupspelet. In the third round defeated Leicester at home 2-1.
An injury time goal (1-1) against Middlesbrough salvaged a replay in the fourth round. And on a fairly gropigt basis at home at Rodney Parade won the Newport over the Boro, 2-0 with the appetite.
the Ability to upset Manchester City are minimal. But it worries hardly the principal finance officer in Newport that have already been able to recoup the season.
the Same applies to my colleagues in the Wimbledon and Doncaster.
for live broadcasts in tv will account for a significant part of the total turnover this season in these clubs.
For Wimbledon from League One, who knocked out Premier League side West Ham in the fourth round, has cupresan been pure bingo. Only in price - and tv-money has Wimbledon pulled in the equivalent of 8,5 million so far. To this must be added the gate receipts.
Now, just a further 7.3 million kronor in the pot. So much is an advancement to the quarterfinals is worth, only in the price - and tv-money.