Chelsea produce second-string Manchester City 5-1 to strech FA Cup quarters

Chelsea vs Man City, Chelsea, Chelsea news, Manchester City, Man City vs Chelsea, Manchester City vs Chelsea, FA Cup, FA Cup results, FA Cup standings, FA Cup football, football news, football Five players were on aim for Chelsea in a win over Manchester City. (Source: Reuters)

Chelsea modernized to a quarterfinals of a FA Cup with a 5-1 feat opposite an underneath strength Manchester City side on Sunday, while Crystal Palace and West Ham also won.

Palace degraded Tottenham 1-0, and West Ham came from behind to trounce second-tier Blackburn 5-1.

At Stamford Bridge, City manager Manuel Pellegrini showed a concentration was on his side’s Champions League final 16 first-leg compare opposite Dynamo Kiev on Wednesday by handing 5 players their debut.

The childish visitors roughly went brazen after dual minutes.

Striker David Faupala collected a lax ball, weaved between Branislav Ivanovic and Gary Cahill, before sharpened low during idea – only for Thibaut Courtois to flog a bid away.

Chelsea determined a warning and roughly took a lead with a initial important attack.

Cesc Fabregas flicked a round orderly into Pedro’s run inside a chastisement area from a right, though he could usually sidefoot his shot opposite a distant post.


But when Chelsea took a lead, it was dual of Pellegrini’s comparison players during fault.

Diego Costa was authorised space on a 6 yard box between Aleksandar Kolarov and Martin Demichelis. When Eden Hazard bending a round opposite goal, Costa had as most time as he favourite to bob and conduct strenuously past Willy Caballero.

But a lead usually lasted dual minutes. City brazen Kelechi Iheanacho perceived a pass on a right and widespread a round into Chelsea’s 6 yard area.

Cesar Azpilicueta attempted to clear, though Faupala stretched out a leg in expectation and converted a round into Chelsea’s net for a entrance goal.

It noted an enlivening initial half for City’s youngsters though Chelsea’s knowledge valid too most after a break.

Hazard, whose transformation and flitting resembled a actor who propelled Chelsea to a Premier League pretension final season, threaded in Willian in a 48th and he finished ruthlessly, lashing a round fiercely past Caballero and into a distant corner.

Five mins later, Chelsea combined a third when Fernandinho done a handicapped try to transparent Willian’s dilemma and Gary Cahill dismissed in from a corner of a area.

Hazard afterwards noted his considerable arrangement with a goal, better a giveaway flog low past Caballero in a 67th before surrogate Bertrand Traore scored with a header in a 89th.

It could have been a heavier better for City, though Caballero saved a 75th notation chastisement from Oscar.

Elsewhere, Crystal Palace dumped London opposition Tottenham out of a contest with a 1-0 victory.

Martin Kelly strike a wilful idea for Palace during White Hart Lane only before halftime, determining a pass from Wilfried Zaha before lashing past Michel Vorm.

Tottenham came tighten to equalizing in a second half by Christian Eriksen, who was denied by a intelligent save from Palace goalkeeper Wayne Hennessey, and Alan Pardew’s side hold on for a slight victory.

“It wasn’t a day,” Tottenham midfielder Dele Alli said. “There are a lot of unhappy lads in a sauce room though we will pierce on.”

West Ham avoided a fifth-round dissapoint with a 5-1 quip feat during Blackburn.

Ben Marshall put a hosts brazen with a low, left-footed strike after 20 minutes, though Victor Moses equalized 6 mins later.

Dimitri Payet afterwards put West Ham brazen with a giveaway flog and Emmanuel Emenike struck twice in a second half, before Payet got his second in blocking time.

Chris Taylor was sent off for Blackburn and Cheikhou Kouyate for West Ham, both in a second half.

“After a initial 20 mins we played fantastic,” West Ham manager Slaven Bilic said. “We played unequivocally good football and it looked easy.”