Opta Stats: Newport v Manchester City
League Two minnows Newport host the Premier League champions Manchester City. Does Opta smell an upset?
"Manchester City have won their two FA Cup games this season by an aggregate score of 12-0."
This will be the first ever FA Cup meeting between Newport and Man City, and the first meeting of any kind since a League Cup tie in October 1962 (Newport 1-2 Man City). Manchester City are [1.07] to win again.
Manchester City have won all three of their previous meetings with Newport County in all competitions, by an aggregate score of 10-2. They are [1.36] to win half-time/full-time.
This is only Newport County's second appearance in the FA Cup fifth round - they lost their previous such match back in February 1949 (2-3 vs Portsmouth). The draw half-time/Manchester City full-time double result is [5.2].
Manchester City have won their two FA Cup games this season by an aggregate score of 12-0. They are [1.7] to win to nil.
Newport's Padraig Amond has scored five goals in his last eight FA Cup appearances, netting in the first, second, third and fourth rounds this season. Amond is [6.0] to score.
Despite playing just two games, no side has had more different goalscorers in the FA Cup this season than Manchester City (9, level with AFC Wimbledon). Over 3.5 goals is [1.62].