- For a player he's going to be the next few years. He is the club's future.
It struck Kevin Kilbane stuck on BBC Radio 5 Live after Phil Fodens scoring in the FA Cup match between Newport and Manchester City.
It is perhaps not so strange that Pep Guardiola supposedly chose to decline the loan offer from Newcastle, Southampton and Bournemouth for Phil Foden. He would give the 18-year-old the opportunity to impress in the cups.
There, he managed on Saturday.
Manchester City led 1-0 after a Leroy Sané-scoring when Foden picked up the ball on the own half. The englishman set the pace, went past the two with some overstegsfinter, before he knocked the ball in the nearest corner.So believe Wenger that Solskjær can get the United job
Young Phil Foden is really a wonderful player. A fantastic talent. , Silky touch, fast with the ball precise and smart. He could have been Spanish, writes Gary Lineker on Twitter.
Goalkeeper Joe Day should have saved the shot, but the ball bounced on the hard surface. And it wasn't just he who struggled.Difficult conditions
although Manchester City dominated the cupkampen, it took time before they found their way to the goal on a difficult gressteppe. It was not that the pitch at the Etihad, or of the standard Pep Guardiola & co. has been hard to play on. This was Rodney Parade, a stadium which houses the 7850 people, and more ballsikre players struggled with førstetouchen.
the game clock showed 51 minutes played before Sané scored against the League Two club.
He was played free of the Gabriel Jesus, and from the slant angle hammered him the ball in the face on Joe Day, Newports goalkeeper, before it bounced over the finish line.
the Shot led to that Day had to get the treatment from the personnel then he began to bleed nosebleeds.NESESTYVER: Joe Day to receive treatment after having been shot in the face by Leroy Sané. Photo:Action Images. Show more Dribleraid number two
But before this, had Newport clear something very few have achieved this season. By not letting in the goal to break, they did as Liverpool, Lyon (over two matches), Wolverhampton and Chelsea. They are the only thing that has prevented City from scoring in the first place.
It was not enough to detonate cupbomben against the reigning Premier League champion, though. Padraig Amond reduced to two minutes before full time, but only a minute later removed Foden all doubt:
Again, he did the job myself. He went past the two men and of their preferred venstrebein, before he riveted the ball in the goal. In overtime fixed Riyad Mahrez end result to 4-1.
Manchester City met expectations thus expectations, and are ready for the next round of the FA Cup. And in cupspillet has the light been terribly good:
their Numbers from the Community Shield, league cup and FA Cup, they have scored 34 goals, released two and kept a clean sheet seven times.
Cupdrømmen may be over for Newport, but they can at least adorn themselves with along with Leicester, being one of two teams that have scored against Manchester City in the cupspill.Alex Ferguson make a comeback in showkamp