Newcastle United Knock Holders Manchester City Out of League Cup

Newcastle United registered an impressive 2-0 win with teenage forward Rolando Aarons and Moussa Sissoko scoring a goal each.

updated: October 30, 2014 08:19 IST
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Rolando Aarons (fourth from left) celebrates after scoring against Man City.

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London: Newcastle United visited fresh misery upon faltering Manchester City with an impressive 2-0 win at the Etihad Stadium on Wednesday that dumped the holders out of the League Cup.

Teenage forward Rolando Aarons put Alan Pardew's side ahead in the sixth minute and substitute Moussa Sissoko added a superb solo goal 14 minutes from time to send Newcastle into the quarter-finals.

"It's a marvellous performance from Newcastle tonight. Everything we wanted and tried to get from the game came off," said Pardew, whose side will visit Tottenham Hotspur in the last eight.

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