Manchester City finally ensuring their passage into the next stage if FA Cup after grabbing a comfortable win on their replay fixture against Blackburn Rovers this midweek. Being held in the previous meeting, Man City took things in a much more serious manner as they set off into an attacking mode since kick off. It took a while though, before City got things going as they went one goal up just before half time break with an effort from Alvaro Negredo.
The in-form Spanish international, continue his goal scoring spree by snatching his team's second on 47 minutes, providing a comfortable lead for his side. City domination was unstoppable as after getting that 2-0 lead, they kept on pouring forward and eventually adding three more goals, two of them were snatched by Edin Dzeko on 67 and 79 minutes, while another one arrived from Sergio Aguero, who marked his return from injury with a strike on 73 minutes.